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Jason Kersey

NFL Draft: Eric Striker goes undrafted, but...

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Former Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker was one of hundreds of NFL Draft hopefuls who didn’t hear his name called this weekend,...

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Ryan Aber

NFL Draft: Carolina Panthers select Zack...

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Zack Sanchez was known at Oklahoma as a high-risk, high-reward corner. So it wasn’t a surprise when Sanchez took the risk by...

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Jenni Carlson

Power Lunch: Chat with columnist Jenni Carlson

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Join columnist Jenni Carlson to talk OU, OSU, the Thunder and more from the NBA playoffs in today's Power Lunch live chat at 11...

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Oklahoma Sooners: OU Football, Basketball & Sports News

  • OU tennis: Spencer Papa's return to Oklahoma is another stepping stone on the path to his ultimate goal

    By Jenni Carlson Columnist | Published: Thu, Apr 28, 2016

    Papa is back in Oklahoma, where he first learned the game and where he now plays for OU. Not only is he one of the best players for one of the best college programs in the country, a team that starts its postseason run Friday at the Big 12 Championships in Stillwater, but he is also one of the...

  • NCAA reverses course on satellite camp ban

    Jason Kersey | Updated: Thu, Apr 28, 2016

    In the aftermath of the NCAA Division I Council’s ban on satellite camps earlier this month, there was intense backlash from coaches, recruits and their families, who argued that it would unfairly cost under-the-radar — but talented — prospects opportunities. Apparently those voices were...

  • Power Lunch: Chat with columnist Jenni Carlson

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Thu, Apr 28, 2016

    Get inside the mind of columnist Jenni Carlson about everything OU, OSU and the Thunder in the Power Lunch live chat at 11 a.m.

  • OU beat writer Jason Kersey bidding farewell to The Oklahoman after nearly a decade

    Jason Kersey | Updated: Thu, Apr 28, 2016

    I pulled off Broadway Extension and into the parking lot, turned the key to park my 2003 Hyundai Accent, grabbed my three-ring binder of work examples and took a deep breath. Waiting for me inside the old Oklahoman headquarters — the tower off Broadway Extension and Britton Road — was sports...

  • Former Sooner Dillon Overton named PCL Pitcher of Week

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Wed, Apr 27, 2016

    Former Oklahoma standout Dillon Overton was named the Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Year earlier this week. Overton, who is from Weatherford, threw a complete game last week for the Nashville Sounds, holding Colorado Springs to one run on five hits in seven innings of a doubleheader...

  • Oklahoma football: A look at Sooners with a shot to be selected in the NFL Draft

    By Ryan Aber | Published: Wed, Apr 27, 2016

    The 2016 NFL Draft begins at 7 p.m. Thursday in Chicago with the first round and continues with the second and third rounds Friday, then concludes with Saturday's fourth through seventh rounds. Here's a look at Oklahoma players who have a shot to be drafted: WR Sterling Shepard; 5-10; 194;...

  • Weather alters OU-Iowa State series

    By Jason Kersey, Staff Writer, | Published: Wed, Apr 27, 2016

    Oklahoma's weekend Big 12 Conference series at Iowa State has been altered slightly because of the weather forecast in Ames, Iowa. Instead of playing one game a day on Friday, Saturday and Sunday as originally scheduled, the Sooners and Cyclones will play a doubleheader Friday at 2 p.m. and 4...

  • College softball: Eight for OKC

    By Ryan Aber | Published: Wed, Apr 27, 2016

    Here is a look at the current top-8 in the NCAA softball RPI rankings, which were last updated Monday.

  • OU football: Oklahoma's Sterling Shepard a hot prospect entering the 2016 NFL Draft

    By Jason Kersey | Updated: Wed, Apr 27, 2016

    Many experts believe the former Oklahoma standout will be selected in the 2016 NFL Draft on Friday during the second or third round. But according to one of them, scouts didn’t only recently begin drooling over Shepard.

  • Power Lunch: Chat with columnist Berry Tramel

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Wed, Apr 27, 2016

    Talk about the Thunder, OU and OSU with columnist Berry Tramel in today's Power Lunch live chat at 11 a.m.

  • OU-Iowa State softball series schedule changes due to weather

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Wed, Apr 27, 2016

    NORMAN -- Oklahoma's softball series at Iowa State this weekend has been changed due to rain in the forecast. OU and Iowa State will play a doubleheader Friday at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. and a single game at noon Saturday. Oklahoma is 38-7 and ranked No. 9 in the country, and in first place...

  • Oklahoma football: Sooners commit, John Marshall CB invited to All-American game

    Ryan Aber | Updated: Tue, Apr 26, 2016

    Oklahoma commit and John Marshall standout cornerback Justin Broiles received an invite to the U.S. Army All-American Bowl. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Blessed to have received my official invite to the U. S. Army...

  • College softball: Jayden Chestnut pitches Sooners past Lipscomb

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sun, Apr 24, 2016

    Texas completes sweep of Cowgirls.

  • College softball: OU chalks up 9-0 wins over Tennessee, Radford

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Apr 23, 2016

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Oklahoma won a pair of softball games on Saturday at the Tennessee Classic. The No. 9-ranked Sooners beat host No. 12 Tennessee 9-0, the Volunteers' first home loss of the season. OU then beat Radford 9-0 in five innings. Tennessee (34-12) had won 19 consecutive home...

  • OU baseball: Pete Hughes' ejection fires up Sooners in comeback win over West Virginia

    By Ryan Aber | Updated: Sat, Apr 23, 2016

    Oklahoma’s coach was kicked out of Saturday’s game against West Virginia in the fourth inning with the Sooners’ offense looking sluggish.


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