Oklahoma Rumors & News

  • No. 17 Wisconsin rolls past Oklahoma

    The Sports Xchange "MADISON, Wis. -- Coach Greg Gard is always focused on Wisconsin being a defense-first team. When the 17th-ranked Badgers faced a slim first-half deficit against Oklahoma, Gard delivered a stern halftime message - and senior forward Nigel Hayes did the heavy lifting in the second half...." December 03

  • Doolittle does plenty in Oklahoma romp

    The Sports Xchange "Reserve guard Kristian Doolittle scored 11 of his game-high 17 points in the second half to lead Oklahoma to an 87-66 win over Northern Colorado on Tuesday night at Norman, Okla. Doolittle made seven of eight field goal attempts. Guard John Woodard added 14 points, seven assists and nine..." November 29

  • Clemson tops Oklahoma in Orlando 3rd-place game

    The Sports Xchange "Senior point guard Jordan Woodard scored 21 points and freshman guard Christian James added 17 while connecting on all five of his 3-point attempts as Oklahoma held off Clemson 70-64 in the third-place game of the Tire Pros Invitational on Sunday evening in Orlando, Fla. Oklahoma (3-1) made..." November 20

  • Northern Iowa rallies to beat Oklahoma in OT

    The Sports Xchange "Northern Iowa stormed back from an 18-point second-half deficit to defeat Oklahoma 73-67 in overtime on Friday and move into the championship game of the Tire Pros Invitational in Orlando, Fla. The Panthers will face seventh-ranked Xavier in the final Sunday. The Panthers outscored the..." November 18

  • Oklahoma routs Tulane in Tire Pros Invitational

    The Sports Xchange "Jordan Woodard scored a game-high 22 points as Oklahoma shook off Tulane in the second half on its way to an 89-70 victory Thursday night in the Tire Pros Invitational at the Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Woodard led the perimeter attack for the Sooners (2-0), making..." November 17

  • Sooners post opening win over Northwestern State

    The Sports Xchange "Forward Khadeem Lattin poured in 19 points, leading Oklahoma to a 97-61 victory over Northwestern State (La.) on Sunday afternoon in the Sooners' season opener at the Lloyd Noble Center in Norman, Okla. Lattin hit 7 of 9 field-goal attempts and 5 of 6 from the free-throw line. He added 11..." November 13

  • Oklahoma F Dante Buford suspended for first three games of season

    Sports Day "Oklahoma F Dante Buford has been suspended for the first three games of the 2016-17 season for receiving an extra benefit in exchange for one of his complimentary NCAA Tournament tickets last season, OU announced Saturday. "Dante received an extra benefit for one of his complimentary tickets..." November 13

  • Oklahoma gets commitment from Finnish post player Hannes Pöllä

    Scout "2017 Finnish post player Hannes Pöllä verbally committed to Lon Kruger, Oklahoma early Thursday morning, a source tells Scout. Pöllä, a 6-foot-11, 265-pound center out of Helsinki Basketball Academy, took an official visit to Oklahoma a week ago. During his trip, he also took official visits to..." September 08

  • Austin Grandstaff leaves Oklahoma for DePaul

    Eleven Warriors "Austin Grandstaff's basketball journey has taken him from Texas to Ohio to Oklahoma, and his next stop will be in Illinois. The Ohio State transfer, who transferred from Oklahoma without logging a minute, is headed to DePaul. " June 13

  • Oklahoma dismisses 7-foot center Manyang after arrest

    The Oklahoman "Oklahoma center Akolda Manyang's time with the Sooners is over. The 7-foot center is no longer with the team, an OU spokesman confirmed to The Oklahoman on Wednesday. The Post-Bulletin in Rochester, Minn., reported the soon-to-be senior was arrested around 3 a.m. Wednesday. Manyang and a..." June 09