Edmond Santa Fe, Norman North, Westmoore and Tulsa Union — four of the best teams in the state — will all be on the turf at Norman's Harve Collins Field beginning at 3:50 p.m. At 7, Westmoore will face Union in a game-like scrimmage, with Edmond Santa Fe and Norman North following at 8.
Oklahoma State’s basketball schedule nears completion, buoyed by the recent addition of an appealing nonconference matchup: Maryland. The Oklahoman has learned that the Cowboys and Terrapins have agreed to a home-and-home series that brings Maryland to Gallagher-Iba Arena this season, with a Dec. 21 date and a 1 p.m. tip. OSU will play in College […]
END OF AN ERA — Some say it’s cyclical. Some say it’s just the way things are now. But are we seeing the end of the feature back era? Former Oklahoma standout Adrian Peterson is one of the last true feature backs. Both OU and OSU now feature the running back position by committee and many NFL teams are doing the same.
COMMENTARY — But a warning: The unit could be high risk, high reward again.
Oklahoma State lost All-Big 12 defensive tackle Calvin Barnett... and got better up front? That’s the value of depth, which Mike Gundy said has never been better along the defensive line in his time as Cowboys head coach.
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Bob Stoops likes to bring it up often now, pointing out what little outsiders thought about his defensive line last season as Oklahoma switched into a three-man front. But last year, Mike Stoops and the rest of OU’s defensive coaches had concerns about how the defensive line would come together.
Bob Connelly arrived for spring practice under the gun. First, he was replacing longtime offensive line coach Joe Wickline, who left to join Charlie Strong at Texas. Second, and more importantly, he faced a major overhaul of a line that had been ravaged by injury and defections.
Oklahoma lost a couple valuable players on the offensive line from last season with Gabe Ikard and Bronson Irwin lost to graduation. But this might be the deepest group of offensive linemen the Sooners have had in a long time.