State and National
The Stratford Lady Bulldogs used a steady dose of Jaedyn Getman and sprinkled in six 3-pointers in a 60-37 win over host Allen Thursday night in a semifinal game at the 2019 Pontotoc Conference Tournament.
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Following are five things to know about the 2019-20 Byng High School girls basketball team...
Following are five things to know about the 2019-20 Byng High School boys basketball team:
Two names involved in news capturing the attention of Ada sports fans this week are Jim Sterk and Barry Odom.
The Tigers used a 59-27 second-half surge to break open a tight game and storm past the Warriors 104-67.
Kennedy Large fired in 18 points Tuesday night, and the Byng Lady Pirates smashed Community Christian 70-30 in their season opener.
In the midst of the Lady Mustangs’ 49-28 win over Tupelo Tuesday night in the first round of the 2019 Pontotoc Conference Tournament, Nix became a member of the 1,000-point club.
The Ada Lady Cougars and junior standout Landyn Owens are off to a good start to the 2019-20 season.
Oklahoma State Cowboys
The Oklahoma State men's basketball team is still struggling to find its footing with starting sophomore point guard Isaac Likekele out with illness.
Les Miles and Mike Gundy will meet this week in Boone Pickens Stadium for their first head-to-head coaching experience since the two split in 2004.
Oklahoma could exhale Saturday night after the final chip that all but cemented its place in the College Football Playoff had fallen.
Oklahoma volleyball is back in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2014 after being selected for an at-large berth Sunday.
Oklahoma’s College Football Playoff position looks more promising after the committee moved the Sooners to No. 7 in Tuesday’s poll.
Gabby Gregory’s reputation as a scorer preceded her debut at Oklahoma. The former Holland Hall star was expected to contribute immediately when she got on campus earlier this fall.
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Thunder lost Wednesday night. They lost 107-100 in a contest that felt more like a one-point game than a seven-point game.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Media covering the Thunder who made use of Tuesday’s availability session received word first.
OKLAHOMA CITY — The next two games are difficult, both in Los Angeles and the Thunder have yet to win on the road.
Tuesday night in Indianapolis the Thunder were without starting forward Terrance Ferguson for what were termed “personal reasons.” Wednesday, those reasons became known.
This Week's Circulars
NORMAN [ndash] Services for Joe Donald Storie, 79, of Norman will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Criswell Funeral Home Chapel. Don and David Stevens will officiate. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery. Mr. Storie died Friday, Dec. 6, 2019, at a Nashville, Tennessee, hospital. He was bo…
ADA [ndash] Helen Ruth Smith, 69, of Ada passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, in Ada. Services are pending at this time with Estes-Phillips Funeral Home in Ada.
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