Russell Westbrook scored 27 points and Kevin Durant added 18 to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 116-100 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night.
Jim Thorpe Award representatives were spotted in the press box of Boone Pickens Stadium for Oklahoma State's dominating victory over Baylor. They were locked in on Justin Gilbert, visibly perking up whenever he entered the game.
The Sugar Bowl selected No. 11 Oklahoma to face No. 3 Alabama in its game, a decision that surprised some, who believed tenth-ranked Oregon would have been a better choice.
As impressive as McAlester's 12 wins have been, coach Bryan Pratt none have been as beneficial as a Week 2 loss to Tulsa Washington. McAlester will meet Guthrie for the 5A title Saturday night.
It is not known when Adams will return to the lineup. Thabo Sefolosha remains day-to-day.
Kasey Rein is a good example of the broadening of swimming as a high school sport in the state. Until a few years ago, the OSSAA only had one class for postseason competition. But after splitting into Class 5A and Class 6A, the sport has blossomed.
Both Oklahoma and Oklahoma State placed four players on the All-Big 12 Conference football teams, released Wednesday.
OSSAA executive director Ed Sheakley agrees with the process and hopes to have a version of it implemented by next school year.
Predicting the score of the high school football playoff games, including the championship games for Classes 6A, 5A, 4A, B and C.