The young guys in Oklahoma City are showing some growth.
As the Oklahoma City Thunder put the final touches on their 101-89 victory over Houston on Wednesday, there was one player that stood out among the rest.
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.
It is not entirely clear that Billy Donovan will return as Thunder coach. The only thing that became clear Monday was that OKC general manager Sam Presti is expecting him back.
Damian Lillard hit a 37-footer over a lunging Paul George just after midnight, Oklahoma time, and the Thunder’s offseason of discontent officially began.
The football world has been entranced by Kyler Murray’s draft position for months. All eyes figure to be on the former Oklahoma quarterback when the NFL Draft begins Thursday in Nashville.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Former Norman Transcript sports editor and longtime Oklahoman sports columnist Berry Tramel has been a personality in the state for some time.
Skip Johnson tends to draw at least one positive aspect from an Oklahoma loss. Two weeks ago, it was starter Levi Prater’s ability to settle down after two shaky innings.
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Services for Lindsey Duncan, 42, will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021, at High Hill Baptist Church, Rev. Randy Golden will officiate. Ms. Duncan passed away Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021, in Madison, WI.
Billy G. McGuire, 76, of Tulsa, Oklahoma passed away Thursday, Nov 25th, 2021 in Tulsa. Graveside services will be held at 11 A.M., Wednesday, Dec. 1st, 2021 at Memorial Park Cemetery in Ada, Oklahoma. A family visitation will be held Tuesday, Nov. 30th, 2021 from 5:00 PM until 7 P.M. at Est…
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- Alleged bank robber charged in federal court
- Sheriff seeks in help in identifying body found dumped
- Saying thanks to some teachers
- Help needed identifying women