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Bedlam women's basketball: Manning responds, helps Sooners rally past Cowgirls

Bedlam women's basketball: Manning responds, helps Sooners rally past Cowgirls

BY BROOKE PRYOR Staff Writer bpryor@oklahoman.comNORMAN — Though the Oklahoma women's basketball team was trailing rival Oklahoma State and struggling mightily in every phase of the game, coach Sherri Coale kept Maddie Manning, her Swiss-army knife, on the sideline for the final five minutes of the first half. Coale chased Manning's benching with a strong halftime message, and with a 3-pointer just 57 seconds into the third quarter, it was obvious Manning heard her coach loud and clear. “I think I get the message when I sit,” Manning said.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Jan 21, 2017
OU football: Sooners enter final recruiting stretch with few holes to fill

OU football: Sooners enter final recruiting stretch with few holes to fill

BY BROOKE PRYOR Staff Writer bpryor@oklahoman.comNORMAN — This time a year ago, Bob Stoops' office at Gaylord Family — Oklahoma Memorial Stadium was a revolving door of recruits. With just five early enrollees, Stoops worked to fill his 2016 recruiting class with top-notch talent.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Jan 21, 2017
OU women's basketball: Nancy Mulkey flourishing in freshman season at OU

OU women's basketball: Nancy Mulkey flourishing in freshman season at OU

BY BROOKE PRYOR Staff Writer bpryor@oklahoman.comNORMAN — You've probably seen Nancy Mulkey around Oklahoma's campus. She might be walking down Asp Avenue, all decked out in crimson sweats, her straight brown hair pulled up in a high ponytail.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Jan 21, 2017
OU men's basketball journal: Woodard surges again in second half but Sooners fall

OU men's basketball journal: Woodard surges again in second half but Sooners fall

By Ryan Aber, Staff WriterNORMAN — Since his return from a four-game absence, Oklahoma senior point guard Jordan Woodard continues to struggle in the first half and find his footing after it. Saturday in a 92-87 double-overtime loss to Iowa State, that trend continued. Woodard scored all 21 of his points after the break after missing all four of his field-goal tries—but registering five assists—before halftime. “I think he was more aggressive in the second half,” Sooners coach Lon Kruger said.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Jan 21, 2017
OU men's basketball: Turnovers too much for Oklahoma to overcome against Iowa State

OU men's basketball: Turnovers too much for Oklahoma to overcome against Iowa State

By Ryan Aber Staff Writer raber@oklahoman.comNORMAN — Oklahoma's youth showed itself again Saturday. The Sooners turned the ball over a season-high 25 times in a 92-87 double-overtime loss to Iowa State in front of an estimated 6,450 at Lloyd Noble Center. Oklahoma was starting to build some momentum in the season after a seven-game losing streak dropped the Sooners all but out of contention for a fifth consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament. The Sooners beat No.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoma vs. Iowa State basketball live updates

Oklahoma vs. Iowa State basketball live updates

Oklahoma (8-9, 2-4 Big 12) takes on Iowa State (11-6, 3-3 Big 12) Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Lloyd Noble Center in Norman, Okla. The Sooners are fresh off an overtime upset of No. 7 West Virginia, when Jordan Woodard capped a 20-point performance with a game-winning bucket with 2.2 seconds remaining.You can watch the game on ESPN2 or listen to it on FM 107.7 in Oklahoma City or FM 97.5 in Tulsa. Keep track of the action with the live box score HERE.Check back after the game for analysis.
Oklahoman Jan 20, 2017
OU men's basketball: Woodard lifting Sooners with strong second-half play

OU men's basketball: Woodard lifting Sooners with strong second-half play

By Ryan Aber Staff Writer raber@oklahoman.comNORMAN — With the game tied and less than 10 seconds left in Wednesday's game at West Virginia, there was little doubt about who was going to get the basketball for Oklahoma. Even though virtually everyone at WVU Coliseum knew where the ball was going, there was little that one of the toughest defenses in the country could do to stop it. Sooners' senior Jordan Woodard caught the inbounds pass and streaked up court directly toward the basket, laying it in with about two seconds left to give OU an upset over the No.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Jan 19, 2017
OU football: Kiper Jr. says Mixon, Walker likely to go on second day of NFL Draft

OU football: Kiper Jr. says Mixon, Walker likely to go on second day of NFL Draft

BY BROOKE PRYOR Staff Writer bpryor@oklahoman.comNORMAN — The Oklahoma football program has produced plenty of NFL first-round talent over the years. Since 1954, the Sooners have seen 44 of their own taken in the first day of the draft. Running back Joe Mixon and defensive tackle Charles Walker certainly have the talent to be the next two OU players taken in the first round of the upcoming NFL Draft, but ESPN NFL Draft guru Mel Kiper Jr.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Jan 18, 2017
Three observations from Oklahoma's 89-87 overtime win over West Virginia

Three observations from Oklahoma's 89-87 overtime win over West Virginia

Ryan Aber Oklahoma lead for long stretches of Wednesday's game at West Virginia, hanging on to win 89-87 in overtime at WVU Coliseum. Jordan Woodard made play after play in the second half and overtime, including a driving runner with 2.1 seconds left that lifted the Sooners to the win. Woodard scored 18 of his game-high 20 points in the second half and overtime. The Sooners had a chance to win in regulation when Woodard tied it on a drive to the basket and was fouled with 3.1 seconds left.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Jan 18, 2017

Sooners' Cobb posts bond, released from Texas jail

By Brooke Pryor Staff Writer bpryor@oklahoman.comOklahoma cornerback Parrish Cobb is a suspect in three armed robberies committed in a three-day span earlier this month in Waco, Bellmead and on the Baylor University campus, Waco police Sgt.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoma at No. 7 West Virginia basketball live updates

Oklahoma at No. 7 West Virginia basketball live updates

Oklahoma takes on No. 7 West Virginia Wednesday evening in Morgantown at 6 p.m. CT. The Sooners are fresh off a rebound victory over Texas Tech Saturday after seven-straight losses.You can watch the game on ESPN2 or listen to it on FM 107.7 in Oklahoma City or FM 97.5 in Tulsa. Keep track of the game with the live box score HERE.Check back after the game for analysis.
Oklahoma CB Parrish Cobb released from jail following arrest for alleged involvement in aggravated robbery

Oklahoma CB Parrish Cobb released from jail following arrest for alleged involvement in aggravated robbery

Oklahoma CB Parrish Cobb has been released from jail Wednesday after his arrest for his alleged involvement in three armed robberies near his hometown of Waco, Texas. Cobb turned himself into authorities Tuesday evening after three arrest warrants were issued earlier that day.Cobb is charged with three first-degree felony aggravated robberies. He was released after posting a $90,000 bond.Police were called late the night of Jan. 10 when a man stopped at a convenience store and was robbed at gunpoint in Bellmead, Texas, near Waco. The man said he was approached by the passenger of another...
Oklahoman Jan 18, 2017

Report: CB Parrish Cobb posts bond, released from McLennan County jail

Brooke PryorOklahoma cornerback Parrish Cobb was released from McLennan County Jail on Wednesday morning after posting a $60,000 bond, the Waco (Texas) Tribune-Herald reported. Cobb turned himself in at McLennan County Jail late Tuesday after a warrant was issued for his arrest in possible connection to a string of armed robberies in Waco and Bellmead. According to affidavits obtained by the paper, Cobb faces three counts of first-degree felony aggravated robbery. “Don’t assume things,” Cobb told the paper as he left the jail Wednesday morning. Cobb is believed to be the driver of a...
Oklahoman Jan 17, 2017
Texas whips Sooners in Big 12 battle

Texas whips Sooners in Big 12 battle

AUSTIN, TEXAS — Joyner Holmes scored 20 points with 10 rebounds, and Ariel Atkins poured in 19 points before fouling out and 12th-ranked Texas defeated No.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Jan 17, 2017
OU football: Sooners' Cobb suspended, arrest warrant issued in connection with armed robberies

OU football: Sooners' Cobb suspended, arrest warrant issued in connection with armed robberies

By Ryan Aber Staff Writer raber@oklahoman.comNORMAN — An arrest warrant was issued Tuesday for Oklahoma cornerback Parrish Cobb in possible connection to a string of armed robberies, the Waco (Texas) Tribune reported. Cobb is being sought for a string of recent crimes in Waco and nearby Bellmead. “We are aware than an arrest warrant has been issued and are making arrangements for Mr.Read more on NewsOK.com

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    Kristian Doolittle

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