BETHANY — Mount St. Mary learned from last season's heartache. After falling in the Class 4A quarterfinals to Perkins-Tryon last season in the first state tournament appearance in program history, the Rockets experienced a new high Thursday night.
Whitney Jones put back her own missed shot with 23.1 seconds left to give Deer Creek the lead, then made a steal at the other end to preserve the second-ranked Antlers' 42-40 victory over Collinsville.
Ariel Williams broke a tie with a steal and layup with 19.2 seconds left, then sank two free throws with 5.6 seconds remaining as Tulsa East Central survived in the first round of the Class 5A girls state tournament with a hard-fought 54-50 decision over Del City.
By Scott Wright Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.org | Published: Mon, May 23, 2016
Sutton, who coached eight seasons at Tulsa Central before embarking on a college career that included more than 800 victories, will be joined by Clyde Barkley, Ken Bruno, Robert Griffin and John Turney in the 2016 Hall of Fame class.
With several Division I recruits lined up to play, the Big All-City basketball games are set for Thursday night at Del City High School.
The girls game will beginat 6:30 p.m., with the boys to follow at approximately 8.
The event, sponsored by Hudiburg Toyota-Chevrolet, will include 3-point...
By Jacob Unruh and Scott Wright Staff Writers email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org | Updated: Thu, May 19, 2016
Southmoore quarterback Casey Thompson waited for the better part of three weeks for the scholarship offer.
It finally arrived late Wednesday night, and now there's a chance a family tradition could continue.
Oklahoma offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley offered the...
After leading Putnam City North to its first state tournament appearance in eight years, senior guard Micah Speight has decided to stay close to home for college.
The 5-foot-9 point guard signed with Southern Nazarene in Bethany this week.
Speight also had an offer from Oral Roberts,...
Norman North shooting guard Marcus Dickinson Jr. finally landed the Division I basketball opportunity he deserved.
Dickinson signed with Boise State on Wednesday.
Dickinson averaged 20.7 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists as a senior. A tough defender with a strong ability to drive to the...
In the search for a new girls basketball coach, McGuinness turned to the collegiate level again.
Former Oklahoma State women’s basketball assistant coach Richie Henderson was named the new Irish coach Monday night after spending the past year as an assistant at Florida Atlantic University....
By Jenni Carlson Columnist email@example.com | Published: Thu, May 12, 2016
Putnam North assistant coach Micheal Jeffries will replace Franklin whenever the legendary coach chooses to retire. Until then, Jeffries will work alongside Franklin to, as the district's statement said, "learn from a legend."
Former Douglass star Stevie Clark is returning to Division I basketball.
Clark signed a letter of intent with Oakland University in Rochester, Mich., on Friday, following a season in which he averaged 14.1 points and 2.3 assists at Arkansas Baptist College.
Clark, a two-time Oklahoman Super...