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Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame: Pat Smith's...

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After romping unbeaten to three state championships at Del City High, Smith forced his way into the lineup at OSU and kept...

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OKC Thunder: Could an orange alternate jersey...

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The Thunder has brought this state together like little else has. Sooners and Cowboys now cheer for the same team. Oklahoma...

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Oklahoma State Cowboys: OSU Football, Basketball & Sports News

  • VIDEO: Big 12 football's new contact rule not out to 'sissify' the game

    Mike Sherman | Updated: Mon, Jul 20, 2015

    [brightcove]4364297937001[/brightcove] DALLAS -- In an exclusive interview with The Oklahoman's Berry Tramel, Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said the conference's new rule limiting contact during the season isn't an attempt to "sissify" football and may indeed be a competitive advantage....

  • The Open: Oklahoma State's Jordan Niebrugge is top amateur at St. Andrews

    By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Updated: Mon, Jul 20, 2015

    ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — Oklahoma State's Jordan Niebrugge had an outside shot at the silver claret jug. He was more than happy to leave St. Andrews with a silver medal. At a British Open where amateurs shared the stage, Niebrugge pulled within three shots of the lead on the back nine until he...

  • Former Oklahoma State lineman Russell Okung says he doesn't need an agent

    Published: Mon, Jul 20, 2015

    Former Oklahoma State offensive lineman Russell Okung says that he doesn't need an agent to navigate free agency. Okung, drafted sixth overall by the Seattle Seahawks in 2011, wrote on The Players' Tribune that "before I became a free agent, I decided to free my agent." Okung is currently...

  • [UPDATE]: Big 12 not done with 'One True Champion' slogan

    Erik Horne | Updated: Mon, Jul 20, 2015

    New year, new slogan for the Big 12 Conference. The 10-team conference came under a lot of fire last year for its "One True Champion" mantra, and that was even before TCU and Baylor had to share the Big 12 football title. The co-champions label ultimately cost the two schools a chance at...

  • Big 12 Media Days: Commissioner Bob Bowlsby says expansion not on the horizon

    BY RYAN ABER Staff Writer raber@opubco.com | Updated: Mon, Jul 20, 2015

    DALLAS — Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby didn’t take long to address how last football season ended for the conference — with Baylor and TCU being left out of the inaugural College Football Playoff. “This year has been interesting, challenging,” Bowlsby said Monday in his opening address at...



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