The Thunder have a new franchise centerpiece, and it’s clear they want him around for the long haul.
Dr. Kayse Shrum marked the one-month anniversary of her taking the reins as president of Oklahoma State University with another statement about conference realignment that has OSU treading in uncertain waters.
After leading 3-0 going into their final turn at bat, the Enid Majors scored 11 runs to put away the Southern California Renegades and move within one game of the Connie Mack World Series final.
The name change takes effect immediately, with exterior signage to be completed in time for the start of the 2021-22 Thunder season, which plans to be open to the public.
Jesse Crittenden is the sports editor of The Transcript, and covers OU and high school athletics. Reach him at email@example.com or at @jcritt31.
Enid will face the Syracuse Stallions for Game 1 of the TBL Finals on Wednesday, July 21 in Syracuse, N.Y. and host games 2 and 3 this weekend at Stride Bank Center. Tickets go on sale on at 9 a.m. Monday, July 19, 2021.
After bouncing back from a 1-0 deficit in their series against Houston last week, the Enid Outlaws are moving on to the semifinals of The Basketball League playoffs, where they will play the San Diego Guardians in a three-game series.
NORMAN — Seated on the floor she will soon grace as Oklahoma’s women’s basketball coach, Jennie Baranczyk had her husband and three children by her side and parents behind her.
OKLAHOMA CITY — The faces were familiar. The memories shared were special. Phoenix Suns head coach Monty Williams’ thoughts of Billy Donovan are still meaningful to him three years after leaving Oklahoma City following the tragic loss of his wife Ingrid.
Former Major League Baseball All-Star Matt Holliday has joined the Oklahoma State baseball coaching staff as an assistant coach and will be responsible for the Cowboys’ offensive development and outfield play.
The rebuilding of the Oklahoma City Thunder in the wake of the trades of Russell Westbrook, Paul George and Jerami Grant is clearly on. However, tanking may be difficult.
Reported days ago, the organization made its official announcement of the deal that sent Russell Westbrook to Houston and Chris Paul and two first-round draft picks to Oklahoma City Tuesday evening.
Those fawning over Russell Westbrook’s time in Oklahoma City, apoplectic that cheering for him now means rooting for a different uniform and it’s all unimaginably horrible, are wrong.
According to reports that surfaced Thursday evening from ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Royce Young, Russell Westbrook has been traded to the Houston Rockets.
Oklahoma running back Kennedy Brooks was named to the preseason All-Big 12 team Tuesday, as multiple reports emerged saying he hasn’t been with the team this summer.
Matt Rhule won once and lost 11 times during his first year as Baylor’s football coach, after inheriting a broken culture left over from the university’s sexual assault scandal.
Isaac Stoops feels a need to be around football.
The son of former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops starred at Norman North and walked on to OU’s football team last year.
Jalen Hurts spent plenty of the past spring watching highlights of Baker Mayfield and Kyler Murray — quarterbacks who, as Hurts will attempt, parlayed transfers to Oklahoma into wild success.
Early Friday morning, between midnight and 1 a.m. Thursday night, following the NBA draft, Oklahoma City general manager Sam Presti made mention of several things.
Oklahoma received a commitment from the nation’s top-ranked 2021 recruit, one day after one of the school’s back-to-back Heisman Trophy winners was in Norman conducting a youth football camp earlier this week.
The first two games of the season, games the Thunder were forced to play without Russell Westbrook, Hamidou Diallo received less than 10 minutes of court time.
A former Oklahoma star cemented herself as college softball’s best home-run hitter because of her unmatched swing, but her most dangerous weapon ultimately exposed her, however, to lingering back issues.
The Oklahoma City Thunder hold the 21st pick in the June 20 NBA draft and, of all the spots from which organization’s ever chosen, the 21st selection has been the most prolific.
The words coming out of Coquese Washington’s mouth should make fans, current and lapsed, of Oklahoma’s women’s basketball program very happy.
The Oklahoma Wildlife Management Association will sponsor a sporting clay event June 15 at the Side X Side Ranch, located at 41998 E. County Road 1600 near Wynnewood.
During the postgame press conference, Kenny Gajewski took a long pause before choking up and shedding a few tears before answering the question.
The NCAA softball Norman Regional, scheduled to run Friday through Sunday, includes Oklahoma, Wisconsin, Notre Dame and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
Cade Cavalli wouldn’t mind if his recovery schedule were one day shorter. If so, he’d be slated to start for Oklahoma against rival Oklahoma State in downtown Tulsa, about 15 miles from where he grew up.
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PLANO [ndash] John James Fleet II, passed away on Aug. 2, 2021, age 81, in Plano, Texas. He showed great courage and faced his final days in the loving company of his family. John was born in Houston, Texas, raised in Dallas, lived in Ada, Oklahoma, and Plano, Texas. John married Geraldine C…
ADA [ndash] Earnest Dudley Barrow, 90, of Ada, Oklahoma passed away Monday, Aug. 2, 2021, in Ada. Arrangements are pending with Estes-Phillips Funeral Home. For up-to-date service information, please follow us on Facebook at Estes Phillips Funeral Home.
ADA [ndash] Bryan Randall Benefield, 64, of Ada, Oklahoma passed away Sunday, Aug. 1, 2021, in Ada. Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 5, 2021, at Estes-Phillips Funeral Home Chapel in Ada, Oklahoma. Interment will follow at Holdenville Cemetery in Holdenville, Oklahom…
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