November 25, 2015

Gymnastics: OU Men Ranked No. 1 in Preseason Poll

For the second consecutive season, the Oklahoma men’s gymnastics team landed the No. 1 spot in the College Gymnastics Association Preseason Coaches Poll.

Coming off their ninth national championship in program history, the Sooners received 373 points and 14 first place votes, double the amount they garnered last year. 2016 NCAA Championships host team Ohio State sits in second place with 340 points while 2015 NCAA Runner-Up Stanford comes in third with 337 points. Penn State and Michigan round out the top five with 303 and 302 points respectively.

November 24, 2015

Former Sooner Frank Alexander Suspended a Year W/O Pay For Drug Violation

After coming back from a 10-game suspension for violating the league’s substance abuse policy, former Sooner and current Panthers defensive end Frank Alexander said he had given up his marijuana habit.

Either he didn’t, or found a replacement, as the league announced he was suspended for at least a year for his third violation of the league’s drug program.

Big 12 Releases OU Football's 2016 Schedule

The Big 12 Conference revealed its 2016 schedule Tuesday, as approved by the league's directors of athletics, finalizing Oklahoma's 2016 regular season slate.

For the fifth consecutive year, each Big 12 team will face a nine-game round robin conference schedule. Following an open date on Sept. 24, Oklahoma begins Big 12 play with a trip to Fort Worth, Texas, on Oct. 1 to take on TCU. OU is 3-1 against the Horned Frogs since they joined the conference in 2012.

MBB: OU's Buddy Hield Named Big 12 Player of the Week

University of Oklahoma senior guard Buddy Hield has been named the Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week following his performances against Memphis and McNeese State. It marks Hield’s third career conference honor.

A 6-4, 214-pounder from the Bahamas, Hield averaged 27.0 points, 5.5 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 2.0 steals and 1.0 blocks in an 84-78 win at Memphis on Tuesday and an 85-56 victory vs. McNeese State on Friday. He shot a combined 56.3 percent (18 of 32) from the field, including 60.0 percent (9 of 15) from 3-point range.

November 23, 2015

Zack Sanchez Named Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week

Oklahoma junior cornerback Zack Sanchez was named Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week for the third time this season.

Sanchez intercepted two passes for the second time this year to help No. 7 OU hang on for a 30-29 win over No. 11 TCU. The 5-11, 179-pounder from Fort Worth, Texas, who also recorded four tackles, a tackle for loss and a pass breakup, led a defensive effort that held the Horned Frogs to 390 yards (218 below their season average).

November 21, 2015

November 20, 2015

TCU Leading WR Josh Doctson Won't Play Against Oklahoma

TCU wide receiver Josh Doctson will miss the Horned Frogs' final two regular-season games with a wrist injury, coach Gary Patterson told reporters.

Doctson injured the wrist Nov. 7 at Oklahoma State. He tried to play through it Saturday against Kansas, but had only one reception. Doctson, a former walk-on, has been one of the top receivers in college football this season, with 79 catches for 1,327 yards and 14 touchdowns.

November 19, 2015

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