The Kentucky Derby was postponed until September on Tuesday, the latest rite of spring in sports to be struck by the new coronavirus along with the Masters, March Madness and baseball season.
State and National
Oklahoma’s enjoyed its fair share of March Madness runs that make it one of college basketball’s most successful programs.
Wimbledon was canceled on Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic, the first time since World War II that the oldest Grand Slam tennis tournament won’t be played.
Gabriel “Gabe” Simons will never, ever forget the last official baseball activity of his senior season with the East Central University baseball team.
Mike Boynton and the Oklahoma State men’s basketball team added another player to next year’s team, Cal Baptist grad transfer Ferron Flavors.
NFL team owners voted Tuesday to expand the playoffs by one team in each conference for next season.
Former East Central University golf coach Danny Key passed away Monday at the age of 67.
Oklahoma center Corbin Merritt has entered the NCAA transfer portal, a team spokesperson confirmed to The Transcript.
At times, it must feel like a bad April Fool’s joke to Ead Simon and the Roff High School baseball team. Only it’s not a bit funny.
Ada High senior Braden Maloy has signed a letter of intent to play college football at Friends University in Wichita, Kansas.
Oklahoma State Cowboys
This week of March was supposed to be filled with exciting championship moments and disappointing heartache in the world of college sports.
Just before going into surgery to treat a bicep injury, it still hadn’t resonated with Giselle Juarez that her senior season was finished before it truly started.
Oklahoma remains an option for 2021 five-star quarterback Caleb Williams, who the Sooners are eyeing to fill the void left by Brock Vandagriff's decommitment.
NORMAN — Oklahoma’s offensive line has been among the nation’s elite in recent seasons. With most of last year’s group back, that trajectory should continue.
NORMAN — Sherri Coale finished her second of two postgame interviews, pulled a pair of headphones off her ears and placed them on a courtside table.
In a rare occurrence for two non-conference foes, Oklahoma and Arkansas are set to play each other three times during the 2019-20 school year.
While other NBA teams and players have not been so fortunate, the Oklahoma City Thunder reported on Wednesday that it was, post testing, coronavirus free.
OKLAHOMA CITY — The NBA suspended its season after postponing the Jazz-Thunder game Wednesday night, which was a result of Utah center Rudy Gobert testing positive for the coronavirus.
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.
This Week's Circulars
ADA [ndash] Steven Albert Warkaske Jr., 49, of Ada passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020, in Ada. A come-and-go viewing will be held from 2-5 p.m. today at Estes-Phillips Funeral Home in Ada. Due to current world events, a private interment will happen at a later date.
ADA [ndash] Former East Central University golf coach Danny Key passed away Monday, March 30, at the age of 67. Key was a 1974 graduate of ECU who had a career in the energy industry in Houston before coming home to Ada to work with the Chickasaw Nation. He served the Nation for 11 years as …
MIDWEST CITY [ndash] Amanda Gayle Estes McPhetridge, 42, of Midwest City passed away Saturday, March 28, 2020. Due to current world events, a come-and-go viewing will be held from noon until 5 p.m. today at Estes-Phillips Funeral Home in Ada. A private interment will be held at a later date.
ADA [ndash] Graveside services for Emily Ann Bess-Dixon, 37, of Ada are at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Lightning Ridge Cemetery. Chad Large will officiate. Mrs. Bess-Dixon died Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at a local hospital. She was born Oct. 24, 1982, to Larry Bess and Karen Hallmark. She graduated …
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