April 17, 2014

Former Sooner DeMarco Murray to Make In-Store Appearance in Lawton

Former University of Oklahoma running back DeMarco Murray will make an in-store appearance to celebrate the grand opening of a new Dick’s Sporting Goods in Lawton on April 25. 

No. 1 Offensive Lineman Prospect Decommits From Sooners

He may have been the first commitment of Oklahoma's class of 2015 but with his decision made so early there was something always weighing on the mind of Rivals100 offensive guard Josh Wariboko.

The desire to play with his brother, 2016 Oklahoma City Casady defensive back teammate Max Wariboko.

Oklahoma Linebacker Frank Shannon Accused of Sexual Assault

Oklahoma starting linebacker Frank Shannon has been accused of sexually assaulting a female student at his off-campus apartment Jan. 20, according to a Title IX sexual misconduct allegation report obtained by The Oklahoman.

Linebacker Geneo Grissom Likely In Brace Six Weeks

Defensive end/linebacker Geneo Grissom suffered a sprained MCL and freshman fullback Dimitri Flowers, who had four catches for 40 yards, hyperextended a knee in the second half.

Rowing: OU's Varsity 8 Takes Big 12 Boat of the Week

Oklahoma's varsity eight has been named the Big 12 Boat of the Week for competition from April 7-15.

The varsity eight defeated Big 12 foe Kansas and Sacramento State last Sunday at the Lake Natoma Invitational, finishing in 6:45.0 to take first place. As a team, OU finished seventh in an extremely competitive field behind six ranked opponents from the top-20 and ahead of the Jayhawks and Hornets.

April 16, 2014

Bob Stoops: Best Winter We've Had in 16 Years

As Bob Stoops patrolled the sideline on Saturday during the Oklahoma spring game, he was mic’d up, so the game’s announcers could interview him during the game. He told the announcers that the Sooners had one of their best offseasons in his 16 years in Norman.

Sooners Are Ready to Compete for NCAA Championships

IN THE GYM: NOTES AND NUMBERS FOR NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS

1. BRING ON BIRMINGHAM
The Oklahoma Sooners are ready to arrive: the No. 2-seeded OU women’s gymnastics team is set to compete in the program’s 14th NCAA Championships appearance on April 18-20 in Birmingham, Ala. OU will compete in Semifinal I (afternoon session) on Friday, April 18 at 1 p.m. CT alongside No. 3 LSU, No. 6 Georgia, No. 7 Michigan, No. 10 Stanford and No. 11 Illinois. A top-three finish in Semifinal I will advance the Sooners to the program’s fourth Super Six since 2010 while giving the squad a shot at an NCAA team championship.

Baseball: Sooners Defeat Cowboys In 18 Innings

The game-winning rally finally came in the top of the 18th, 10 minutes past midnight, when sophomore second baseman Kolbey Carpenter (Waco, Texas) ripped a double to left that scored the go-ahead run in a 12-9 win for the University of Oklahoma baseball team over No. 13 Oklahoma State. The game, which started Tuesday evening and ran into Wednesday morning, lasted five hours and 52 minutes. The Sooners improved to 24-14, while the Cowboys dropped to 26-11.

April 15, 2014

MBB: Sophomore Guard Je'lon Hornbeak to Transfer

Oklahoma head men's basketball coach Lon Kruger announced Tuesday that sophomore guard Je'lon Hornbeak has decided to transfer.

Hornbeak played in 61 games during his two seasons as a Sooner, averaging 5.4 points, 2.3 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 20.5 minutes a game.

Gerald McCoy Won't Hold Out For New Contract

Former Oklahoma defensive tackle Gerald McCoy told reporters Tuesday that he has no plans to miss training camp, regardless of the status of his contract, per The Tampa Tribune.