Jason Kersey

Bob Stoops issues statement on Justice Hansen,...

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NORMAN — Oklahoma’s quarterback derby is down to three. Redshirt freshman quarterback Justice Hansen announced Wednesday that...

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Ryan Aber

Eleven Oklahoma programs record perfect APR score

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Fifteen of Oklahoma’s 21 athletics programs posted a multi-year Academic Progress Rate above the NCAA Division I national...

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Jenni Carlson

OU football: Were Keith Ford and other recent...

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PRESS ROW -- The Oklahoman columnist Berry Tramel and Jenni Carlson weigh in on recent OU player departures, the Thunder's NBA...

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Oklahoma Sooners: OU Football, Basketball & Sports News

  • Everett Golson says Notre Dame blocked him from transferring to Texas

    Published: Thu, May 28, 2015

    New Florida State quarterback Everett Golson told FOX Sports' Bruce Feldman that he had interest in transferring to Texas, "especially since Charlie Strong's coaching staff had developed  Teddy Bridgewater into a first-round draft pick," Feldman writes. But Notre Dame blocked him from...

  • VIDEO: Baker Mayfield's whip dance is outstanding and OU teammate approved

    Erik Horne | Published: Thu, May 28, 2015

    Even before the news of Justice Hansen’s transfer Wednesday, Baker Mayfield looked to be the frontrunner for the OU quarterback job. And certainly Mayfield’s dance moves will play no part in his winning the gig over Cody Thomas and Trevor Knight, but OU receiver John Humphrey Jr. gave us a little...

  • Tramel: Why Greg Popovich is a basketball coach, not a pilot

    Berry Tramel | Updated: 3 hr ago

    I received an email this week from Wayne Baughman, the wrestling icon who was inducted into the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame in 2013. Baughman went to John Marshall High School, then was an NCAA individual champion at OU and a member of two NCAA title teams for the Sooners. Baughman is the only...

  • Walter Byers, first NCAA director, dies

    By Blair Kerkhoff, The Kansas City Star | Updated: 4 hr ago

    Walters Byers, the first executive director of the NCAA, died on Tuesday at home near Emmett, Kan., the New York Times reported. He was 93. Byers was born in Kansas City and graduated from Westport High. He worked in the Big Ten office in Chicago until 1951 when colleges decided to establish...

  • Bob Stoops issues statement on Justice Hansen, says no transfer restrictions in place

    Jason Kersey | Updated: 16 hr ago

    NORMAN — Oklahoma’s quarterback derby is down to three. Redshirt freshman quarterback Justice Hansen announced Wednesday that he will transfer. He released a statement on Twitter. News of Hansen’s transfer was first reported by SoonerScoop.com. Hansen, a former Edmond Santa Fe standout, signed...

  • Adrian Peterson on missing OTAs: 'Business, not personal'

    Published: Wed, May 27, 2015

    Adrian Peterson isn't at Vikings organized team activities, but not because he wants out of Minnesota. The former OU running back told ESPN reporter Josina Anderson in a statement Wednesday "the reason I'm not attending OTAs has nothing to do with wanting to be traded. "It's about...

  • Women's College World Series: Oregon softball coach Mike White asks Oklahoma fans for forgiveness

    Jason Kersey | Updated: 19 hr ago

    Oregon softball coach Mike White asked Oklahoma fans for forgiveness. Considering the Sooners didn’t qualify for this year’s Women’s College World Series, coaches were asked at a Wednesday news conference to make the case for local fans to jump on their bandwagon. Alabama coach Patrick Murphy —...

  • Women's College World Series: Oklahoma's Lauren Chamberlain will watch from home

    Jason Kersey | Published: Wed, May 27, 2015

    Lauren Chamberlain is looking forward to the Women’s College World Series, even though her team didn’t make it. The Oklahoma slugger — who just ended her record-breaking career in last weekend’s Super Regional loss at Alabama — won’t watch the World Series in person, though. “That would be hard...

  • Watch Women's College World Series coaches make their pitch for Oklahoma's support

    From The Oklahoman Staff | Updated: 20 hr ago

    The Oklahoman's Berry Tramel and Ryan Aber break down the field for the Women's College Series, which opens Thursday in Oklahoma City.

  • Adrian Peterson 'has two choices' says Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer

    Published: Wed, May 27, 2015

    The Adrian Peterson saga moves on, and the Minnesota Vikings' head coach is laying down the former OU running back's options. "Adrian really has two choices: He can either play for us or he cannot play," Zimmer told reporters Wednesday at the second organized team activity practice for the...

  • Big 12: Tulsa 'executed a flawless championship for us'

    BY ERIC BAILEY, Tulsa World | Published: Wed, May 27, 2015

    Vince Trinidad — fresh off five days of Big 12 Baseball Tournament competition at ONEOK Field — was buying snow cones for his children when a worker saw his shirt and realized who he was. “You helped bring the tournament to Tulsa?” the young man asked. “Yes,” Trinidad said. Read the rest...

  • Eleven Oklahoma programs record perfect APR score

    Ryan Aber | Updated: 22 hr ago

    Fifteen of Oklahoma’s 21 athletics programs posted a multi-year Academic Progress Rate above the NCAA Division I national average—including football and both men’s and women’s basketball programs. During the 2013-14 academic year, 11 of the school’s programs recorded a perfect 1,000 annual APR...

  • Oklahoma State football last among Big 12 teams in latest Academic Progress Rate report, avoid NCAA penalty

    Kyle Fredrickson | Updated: 22 hr ago

    STILLWATER — The NCAA released its latest Academic Progress Rate report on Wednesday and the Oklahoma State football program ranked last among Big 12 teams with a cumulative score of 934. However, the Cowboys were able to avoid an NCAA penalty for rising above the minimum 930-point requirement....

  • Women's College World Series: Eight things to know about Oregon

    By Kyle Fredrickson | Updated: 22 hr ago

    WCWS — Prepare yourself for a colorful array of uniforms, depending on how long Oregon sticks around in the Women’s College World Series. It could be a while. The Ducks are the No. 2 overall seed.

  • A golf outing with Anthony Kim will cost you ... but it's for a good cause

    erik horne | Published: Wed, May 27, 2015

    Anthony Kim has been mostly MIA from pro golf for the past few years, but that doesn't mean he's left golf altogether. Playing in general has been in doubt for the former OU standout, but it looks like he's getting some work in for charity. The Oklahoman's Brandy McDonnell blogged last week...


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