McAlester Buffaloes football


Record Home Away Win % PF PA
8 - 5 4 - 2 4 - 3 .615 444 321


Date Home/Away Opponent Win/Loss Score
2012-08-31 vs Stillwater L 18 - 42
2012-09-07 @ Tulsa Washington L 17 - 27
2012-09-14 @ Claremore L 20 - 21 OT
2012-09-21 vs Noble W 70 - 42
2012-09-28 @ Shawnee W 35 - 27
2012-10-05 vs Tulsa Hale W 56 - 14
2012-10-12 @ Durant W 41 - 14
2012-10-19 vs Tulsa Kelley L 22 - 26
2012-10-26 @ Skiatook W 42 - 18
2012-11-02 vs Tulsa Memorial W 45 - 28
2012-11-09 vs Collinsville W 29 - 9
2012-11-16 @ Deer Creek W 35 - 27
2012-11-23 @ Tulsa East Central L 14 - 26


Rush Yds Rush Yds Game Pass Yds Pass Yds/Game Yards Total Yards/Game Pts Total Pts/Game
3488 268.3 1018 78.3 4506 346.6 409 31.5
Rush Yds Allow Allow Rush/Game Pass Yds Allow Allow Pass/Game Yds Total Allow Yds Allow/Game Allow Pts Allow Pts/Game
1793 137.9 1792 137.8 3585 275.8 294 22.6


Player Name Number Year Height Weight Position (main)
Drew Amos 11
Gannon Beck 12
Mason Bumphus 11
Tyler Curry 12
Nick Eldridge 12
Seth Grant 12
Cade Harkins 11
Taeam Kang 9
Andrew Mcbride 9
Victor Mills 9
Dakota Morris 12
Jeremy Otis 12
Josh Peckio 11
Caden Pratt 11
Devin Rolan 12
Jase Romine 12
Keaton Slater 10
Jarome Smith 11
Riley Smith 10
Dalton Wood 10
Allen Woodmoore 11

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District 5A-3 football preview: Shawnee's John Jacobs becoming 'a true dual-threat quarterback'

Aug 2, 2014
John Jacobs ran for more than 800 yards as a junior, scoring 13 times. He also threw for more than 1,700 yards and 23 touchdowns, but coach Billy Brown said more can be expected out of Jacobs during his senior campaign.

Executive Q&A: Oklahoma State University's medical school chief is passionate about improving rural health care

May 11, 2014
Executive Q&A: Kayse Shrum, president of the Oklahoma State University Health Sciences Center, wants more FFA students statewide to exchange their signature blue jackets for white doctors’ coats.

Oklahoma high school athletes signing list: Saturday, April 19

Apr 19, 2014
A list of all the Oklahoma high school athletes who have signed to play college sports next year.

UCO’s Tyler Crabtree can take a pitch

Apr 5, 2014
EDMOND — Tyler Crabtree likes getting hits. What baseball player doesn’t? But he also doesn’t mind getting hit. A lot. Last season, he got hit by a pitch 41 times, tying an NCAA Division II single-season record. This season, the Central Oklahoma leadoff man isn’t on pace to break that record, but he’s still been plunked 16 times. “Any day I can wear one for my team,” he said without even a hint...

Oklahoma football: Jordan Smallwood turning heads for Sooners

Mar 29, 2014
Jordan Smallwood’s first season with Oklahoma ended before it began as the wide receiver from Jenks had to have foot surgery before practice began last fall. Smallwood returned to practice during bowl preparation and has been in the mix during spring practices. “A great start,” Sooners coach Bob Stoops answered when asked about the impression Smallwood had made so far in the spring. “He’s gonna...

Oklahoma high school sports signing list: Sunday, March 23

Mar 22, 2014
BASEBALL Hunter Aguirre, Westmoore (Cowley County) Garrett Benge, Yukon (Cowley County) Jordan Boyer, Deer Creek (Wichita State) Jenner Brown, Bethany (SNU) Caleb Caldwell, Edmond North (Tabor) Brian Canfield, Bishop McGuinness (Newman) Patton Collie, Deer Creek (Colorado School of Mines) Austin Cranford, Norman North (Connors State) Corey Cupp, Tuttle (SW Christian) Garrett Degelos, Southmoore...

High schools: The Oklahoman's Super 30 for 2015

Feb 9, 2014
With National Signing Day behind us for the class of 2014, it's time to look to next year. Here is the first edition of The Oklahoman's Super 30 recruit rankings for the football class of 2015.

Oklahoma high school sports signing list: Feb. 8, 2014

Feb 8, 2014
Know of a player who signed a letter of intent but isn't on this list? Email the information to Scott Wright at

High school notebook: Deer Creek's Caden Sander to walk on at OU

Feb 2, 2014
Sander, who has done a little bit of everything for the Antlers during his football career, will join the Sooners as a defensive back.

High schools: Oklahoma Coaches Association announces All-State football rosters

Jan 27, 2014
The annual All-State game is scheduled Aug. 1 in the Tulsa area.

McAlester's Caden Pratt lives up to expectations as a coach's kid

Jan 5, 2014
ALL-STATE FOOTBALL — Despite leading McAlester to the Class 5A semifinals last year at quarterback, Caden Pratt made the shift to slot receiver in his senior season with standout Dalton Wood returning from injury.

Looking back at the year in Oklahoma high school football

Jan 5, 2014
The Oklahoman high school sports staff takes a look at some of the best moments, performances and surprises of the 2013 football season.

High school football: Players share their New Year's resolutions

Dec 31, 2013
Some of the state's top high school football players recently visited with The Oklahoman and discussed, among other things, their New Year's resolutions. Here are the goals a few of them have planned for the year ahead: Nick Basquine, wide receiver, Norman North: “To continue to be a good person and affect others around me in a positive way.” Matt Hockett, Norman punter who is committed to walk...

The Oklahoman's final high school football rankings

Dec 23, 2013
The Oklahoman's final high school football rankings Class 6A Rank, Team, Record (Prev.) 1. Jenks, 14-0 (1) 2. Tulsa Union, 11-3 (2) 3. Broken Arrow, 10-3 (4) 4. Westmoore, 10-3 (5) 5. Lawton, 11-1 (3) 6. Midwest City, 9-3 (6) 7. Edmond North, 7-5 (7) 8. Mustang, 7-5 (8) 9. Tulsa Washington, 7-4 (9) 10. Edmond Memorial, 7-4 (10) Dropped out: None Class 5A Rank, Team, Record (Prev.) 1. Guthrie,...

Fan poll: Vote for the Fans' Choice Football Player of the Week

Dec 15, 2013
After a winter storm created a week off, high school football returned this week with five state champions being crowned and three title games set for next week.

High schools: Rafe Watkins has built Guthrie into a Class 5A power

Dec 15, 2013
After a period of little success on the football field, Watkins arrived and brought success with him.

Oklahoma high school football playoffs: Week 4 schedule

Dec 11, 2013
Here's a schedule for this week's Oklahoma high school football playoff games.

Oklahoma high school football Week 4 playoff picks

Dec 11, 2013
Predicting the score of the high school football playoff games, including the championship games for Classes 6A, 5A, 4A, B and C.

High school football: McAlester offense will test Guthrie's stout defense

Dec 9, 2013
Due to weather, an extra week to prepare for McAlester might not be a bad thing. Guthrie will practice the next few days indoors at Lazy E Arena.

No good served by remarks made by former Oklahoma high school football coach

Dec 6, 2013
Stanford White spent nearly 30 years coaching more than football at Douglass High School. He taught his players that the game “is just a tool that helps you get ready for life,” one of his former players, current Douglass coach Willis Alexander, said when White retired in 2004. Which makes White's comments following the Trojans' semifinal loss to Poteau in the Class 4A playoffs all the more...

High school football: Tension from fallout of Class 4A semifinal football game dying down

Dec 4, 2013
Poteau's 27-20 win in McAlester initially brought out complaints about officiating and racially charged comments from Douglass supporters, including legendary Trojans coach Stanford White.

Fan poll: Vote for the Fans' Choice Football Player of the Week

Dec 1, 2013
With just a few weeks left in the season, football games across the state certainly did not disappoint.

Updated high school football playoff dates and locations

Nov 30, 2013
Here are the updated dates and locations for the state semifinals and finals for next week, pending the results of Class 4A’s semifinals Saturday afternoon: Championship Games Class 6A At Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater Jenks vs.

High school football roundup: Dalton Wood sparks McAlester win over Lawton MacArthur

Nov 30, 2013
McAlester quarterback Dalton Wood accounted for five touchdowns Friday night, and the Buffaloes beat Lawton MacArthur 56-20 in the Class 5A football semifinals at Bill Jensen Field in Choctaw.

Class 4A playoffs: Jace Pitchford makes difference for Poteau in win over Douglass

Nov 30, 2013
Jace Pitchford scored the go-ahead touchdown on fourth-and-goal from the 1 with 2:26 left, and moments later, tackled Douglass' Deondre Clark short of the first down on fourth-and-1 to seal a 27-20 Poteau victory in the Class 4A state semifinals Saturday at McAlester High School.

Oklahoma high school football: Week 3 playoff picks

Nov 28, 2013
The Oklahoman's Scott Wright makes his picks for the week's semifinal and quarterfinal games, including Tulsa Union-Broken Arrow, Jenks-Westmoore and Guthrie-Collinsville.

High school hot read: Previewing Week 3's biggest playoff matchups

Nov 28, 2013
The Best of the West meets the Beast of the East in Class 6A when Westmoore and Jenks play Friday. Here's a look at some of the biggest story lines in Week 3 of the high school football playoffs.

High school football: Top 10 games of Week 3 of the playoffs

Nov 24, 2013
Matchup between unbeaten 4A powers Anadarko and Wagoner is the No. 1 game of the week

High school notebook: Football semifinal sites announced

Nov 24, 2013
Games will be played Friday and Saturday.

Several playoff games to be streamed live online Friday night

Nov 22, 2013
For the weather-weary fan, here are links to high school football playoff games that are scheduled to be carried live online via video webcast Friday night.