• By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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It’s been three months since Turkey canceled the passport of Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter. But the story is not over yet.


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RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. — Harding, what in 2016 claimed a share of its third Great American Conference regular-season volleyball title, captured seven first-place votes from the league’s head coaches to enter 2017 as the preseason favorite, the conference office announced last week.

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“Rain keeps falling, rain keeps falling. Down, down, down.” — Simple Minds, “Don’t You (Forget About Me).”

OKLAHOMA CITY — The 2017-18 NBA schedule is officially out. Here are the 10 Oklahoma City Thunder games you can’t miss, ranked from worst to best.

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BYNG — The Byng High School softball team may have been too young to know they were supposed to lose to McLoud after finding themselves in an early 6-0 hole.

BYNG — Bentley Bills pitched three strong innings in relief for the win and hit a key run-scoring single in the top of the ninth Thursday as the Tupelo Tigers upended the Byng Pirates, 8-6, in an error-plagued contest.

  • By TERRY LAJEUNESSE ECU Sports Information

ADA - The East Central University Athletic Department has announced season ticket packages for individuals and family passes for each sport.

Oklahoma State Cowboys

  • By Dave Ruthenberg Sports Editor
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With the start of prep football season less than two weeks away, we have been busily putting the finishing touches on the News & Eagle’s annual prep football preview magazine, “Kickoff.” It’s pretty much consumed our attention in addition to putting out the sports section each day.

  • Garrett Chapman | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Oklahoma State football head coach Mike Gundy said he wants his team to cut loose and have fun in order to look back after their four years and say they had the best four years of their life at Oklahoma State.

NORMAN — Phil Forte has played in a lot of Bedlam games, and he’s made a lot of 3-pointers during his storied Oklahoma State career.

Oklahoma Sooners

  • By John McKelvey | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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NORMAN — A transfer pitcher from Missouri helped guide Oklahoma to its second straight national title last season, and on Wednesday, the Sooners announced they've added another. 

  • By John McKelvey | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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The Oklahoma men concluded their oversees trip with an 110-85 win over Cairns Taipans Sunday in Cairns, Australia.

  • Jeff Hopper | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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Allow me to preface this column with the fact that I hope at the end of Oklahoma State’s 2017 football season everything that I’m about to write will turn out to be totally and completely false.

  • By Clay Horning | CNHI Sports Oklahoma

Though the opponent may have left something to be desired, there’s still no doubting the Sooners’ success two games into their international basketball tour.


  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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Russell Westbrook, Paul George and other members of the Oklahoma City Thunder have organized workouts in Los Angeles for this week, ESPN’s Royce Young reports. It is the first time George and Westbrook will train together in an organized team workout since the Thunder traded for George shortly before the start of NBA free agency.

  • By Clay Horning CNHI Sports Oklahoma

The Oklahoma City Thunder will play a regular season game this coming season in Mexico City, against the Brooklyn Nets, the NBA announced on Wednesday. 

  • Clay Horning | CNHI Sports Oklahoma

The Oklahoma City Thunder announced the signing of Daniel Hamilton to a two-way contract Thursday, the first in team history, according to release issued by the franchise.

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports OKlahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder have unveiled two of the four new uniforms they will use during the upcoming season, when the NBA will make the official switch from Adidas to Nike.

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