Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, and Varsity Recruiting Articles

  • Oklahoma State men's hoops team gets first 2016 commitment

    By John Helsley Staff Writer jhelsley@oklahoman.com | Published: Sun, Sep 20, 2015

    Thomas Dziagwa didn't need much convincing to commit to OSU basketball coach Travis Ford. Not much family discussion, either. “I guess when you know, you know,” said Dziagwa, a 6-foot-5 guard from Florida who gave the Cowboys his pledge following an official visit over the weekend. “I...

  • OSU Hoops: Cowboys Hosting Prospect

    john helsley | Updated: Sat, Sep 12, 2015

    Basketball season isn’t far off. Really, it isn’t. The Cowboys are already working loosely, with official practices beginning next month and the season opener set for Nov. 13 (Tennessee-Martin inside Gallagher-Iba Arena). Basketball recruiting season never ends. And this weekend could be...

  • OU football: 4-star safety picks Sooners over Alabama, Texas

    BY RYAN ABER, Staff Writer, raber@oklahoman.com | Updated: Mon, Sep 7, 2015

    The son of former Oklahoma linebacker Reggie Barnes committed to the Sooners on Monday. Robert Barnes, a 2017 four-star safety from Southlake (Texas) Carroll, announced his commitment on Twitter. Barnes (6-foot-3, 189 pounds) is ranked No. 136 overall and No. 12 in the country at safety...

  • High school notebook: Luke Ring leads Duncan to upset win over Guthrie

    BY JACOB UNRUH AND SCOTT WRIGHT | Published: Sat, Sep 5, 2015

    Duncan coach Craig Benson got more than he expected this offseason when he hired Glennis Ring as his defensive coordinator. Ring brought along his son Luke, whose big night Friday has already raised expectations for Duncan's season. Ring passed for 186 yards and three touchdowns,...

  • Du'Vonta Lampkin released by Texas, eligible for OU football

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Thu, Sep 3, 2015

    The question with new OU football arrival Du'Vonta Lampkin was when Texas would release him from his letter of intent. That question was answered Thursday, as Lampkin's mother, Vanessa, broke the news that her son has been released from his letter of intent by the Longhorns. Lampkin...

  • OSU football: Former Muskogee standout Tramal Ivy commits to Cowboys

    john helsley | Updated: Tue, Aug 18, 2015

    Tramal Ivy didn’t need long to pull the trigger on a commitment to Oklahoma State. One day. The former Muskogee standout, now a defensive end at Butler County Community College in Kansas, was offered by the Cowboys on Monday and he committed on Tuesday. “I was really waiting to hear from...

  • Deer Creek's Joseph Winfield selected to national All-Star game

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Thu, Aug 13, 2015

    Deer Creek defensive lineman Joseph Winfield was recently invited to the Senior All-Star Game at the National Underclassmen All-American Game in December. “It just means that all of my hard work has been paying off,” Winfield said. “I’ve just been trying to make sure my name is out there....

  • Norman North's Trae Young on Nike Bahamas trip roster

    Published: Wed, Aug 12, 2015

    Norman North junior guard Trae Young is one of the most coveted basketball recruits in the country, and he's put himself among elite company once again. Young is one of 12 players on a Nike roster headed to the Bahamas for a training session Aug. 19-23 which will culminate with a game...

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