BY GINA MIZELL AND JASON KERSEY | Published: Sun, Jun 16, 2013
Tyler Patmon was looking for a new football destination. And OSU was looking for help at cornerback. Both have now satisfied those needs, thanks to a rule that allows college athletes who have graduated to transfer and immediately play their final season of eligibility.
OSU's Marcus Smart is one of 16 finalists for the 2013 USA Basketball Men's U19 World Championship Team. The roster will cut to 12 before the team departs Wednesday for three days of training at the Washington Wizards' practice facility in Washington, D.C.
The 2013 FIBA U19 World Championship...
While the Auburn faithful are fired up about Sunny Golloway being lured away, the OU faithful have given the move a collective shoulder shrug. But even with a lack of warm fuzzies with Golloway, it's still surprising that the Sooner Nation is so blasé about his departure.
Oklahoma's offensive line lost just one starter from last year's team — tackle Lane Johnson, who went fourth overall to the Philadelphia Eagles in April's NFL Draft — but last season's injury problems continued to plague the unit through spring practices.
Dan Heefner became Dallas Baptist's head coach in 2007, and quickly led the Patriots to their first NCAA Tournament appearance in his inaugural season. Arkansas associate head coach Todd Butler was also considered a strong contender for the OU job, but has reportedly taken the Wichita State job.
Romero Osby turned heads during a workout with the Wizards last week, and he's being mentioned as a possible second-round steal. He's had other group and individual training sessions with the Timberwolves, Grizzlies, Nets and 76ers, among others.
By The Associated Press | Published: Thu, Jun 13, 2013
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed fourth-round draft pick Landry Jones to a four-year deal. The former Oklahoma quarterback is the ninth and final Pittsburgh draft pick to come to terms.
Details were not disclosed.
Pittsburgh selected Jones with the 115th overall pick in the...