The Sooners announced, through Twitter, that offensive lineman Bobby Evans and running back Rodney Anderson had signed with the program. It’s the first time the Sooners have made public use of a new rule that allows players who plan on enrolling early to sign financial aid agreements beginning Aug. 1, allowing unlimited contact between the coaches and the recruits, as well as letting schools announce the signings.
Every week, The Oklahoman’s Scott Wright will predict the score of every game in the state.
Last week’s record: 127-51 (71.3 pct.)
Overall record: 262-98 (72.8 pct.)
Choctaw 28, PUTNAM CITY NORTH 21
EDMOND MEMORIAL 28, Mustang 24
Norman 21, MOORE 14
LAWTON 42, Sapulpa 14
Tulsa Edison 48, TULSA HALE 8
ANADARKO 28, Midwest City JV 0
Tulsa Webster 28, CAPITOL HILL 24
Wynnewood 34, CENTENNIAL 16
KIEFER 42, Beggs JV 20
Quapaw 28, JOPLIN, MO.
The crimson helmets feature a wood grain throughout the helmet with a white stripe down the middle and an oversized white logo on both sides. There is also a white “Boomer” on a black background on the forehead just above the facemask. The facemasks of the helmets are anthracite, matching the gloves, socks and shoes the players will wear.
West Virginia senior quarterback Clint Trickett nearly rallied fifth-ranked Florida State to a second-half comeback over Oklahoma three years ago this week. Trickett transferred to West Virginia before last season, and entering Saturday’s Big 12 opener against the Sooners, is one of the nation’s top passers in 2014.
The Cowboys are approaching running back by committee
Mandalay Baseball Properties announced at a press conference Wednesday afternoon they are selling the RedHawks to Mandalay CEO Peter Guber, who will move the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Triple-A affiliate to Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark next season.
We don’t know who will manage. We don’t know who will play. But this much we know: Dodger fans living in the Oklahoma City area are feeling taller than the HOLLYWOOD sign right now. Their team’s farm club is coming to town.
The Oklahoma City Thunder has hired Michael Cage as its new television analyst, the team announced Wednesday.
Bridge Creek High School has fewer students than her elementary school in Moore did. But the change has worked out well for the outfielder who is verbally committed to Oklahoma, as she has developed into the team leader.