OSU’s 77-70 overtime loss to Kansas shouldn’t hurt the Cowboys’ seeding for the NCAA Tournament. But OU’s 78-73 loss to Baylor could drop the Sooners a line on the bracket.
In my bracket projections, I dropped the Sooners from a No.
I recognized the cap immediately as I got into the shuttle van that takes us from the Sheraton hotel to the Sprint Center. White cap, with red lines and a red KC.
Kansas City Monarchs of the Negro Leagues.
John, our shuttle driver, was wearing the cap Wednesday, and I told him I had a...
OSU routed Texas Tech 80-62 Wednesday in the first round of the Big 12 Tournament. Here’s what I saw and heard:
* Great news for the Cowboys. They really are playing their best basketball of the season. Playing like they did in November and December, only against consistently better...
OSU’s 80-62 victory over Texas Tech was status quo for Day 3 of Bracket Week. The Cowboys didn’t help their NCAA seeding but obviously didn’t hurt it, either. That all changes Thursday, when the Cowboys play Kansas in the Big 12 Tournament.
Berry Tramel, a lifelong Oklahoman, sports fan and newspaper reader, joined The Oklahoman in 1991 and has served as beat writer, assistant sports editor, sports editor and columnist.
Tramel grew up reading four daily newspapers — The Oklahoman, the Oklahoma City Times, the Norman Transcript and the Oklahoma Journal — and entered the newspaper business at the age of 17, with the Transcript in 1978. His first game assignment was the Lexington-Elmore City high school football game, and he has enjoyed the journey ever since, from high school wrestling duals and regional track meets to Orange Bowls and the NBA playoffs.
Tramel was born and raised in Norman, Okla. He and his wife, Tricia, were married in 1980 and live in Norman near their daughter, son-in-law and three granddaughters.