Oklahoma Rumors & News

  • Oklahoma's Khadeem Lattin will return for senior season

    OU Daily "Forward Khadeem Lattin will return for his senior season, per Fanrag Sports' Jon Rothstein. Lattin applied as an early-entry candidate for the 2017 NBA Draft, but did not sign with an agent, allowing him the chance to return to the Sooners if he chose. Lattin removed his name before the May 24..." May 01

  • TCU routs Oklahoma in Big 12 tournament

    The Sports Xchange "Vladimir Brodziansky scored 20 points and TCU cruised to an 82-63 victory over Oklahoma on Wednesday and advance to the second round of the Big 12 tournament at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. The eighth-seeded Horned Frogs (18-14), who snapped a seven-game losing streak, face No. 1..." March 08

  • McGusty carries Oklahoma past TCU

    The Sports Xchange "NORMAN, Okla. -- Kameron McGusty scored 22 points, leading Oklahoma to a 73-68 win over TCU in the regular-season finale for both teams at Lloyd Noble Center. The Sooners had struggled to finish off games all season but found a way against the Horned Frogs, making several big defensive stops..." March 04

  • Mason, No. 1 Kansas thwart Oklahoma's upset bid

    The Sports Xchange "LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Climbing to No. 1 in the polls Monday appeared to be a drag on Kansas. Either that, or the Jayhawks were simply dragging from having starters play significant minutes all season. After already clinching the Big 12 championship outright, they also seemed to take Oklahoma..." February 28

  • Kurger wins 600th as Oklahoma romps

    The Sports Xchange "NORMAN, Okla. -- Khadeem Lattin scored 17 points, leading Oklahoma to an 81-51 win over Kansas State on Saturday at Lloyd Noble Center. The win was Sooners coach Lon Kruger's 600th of his career. Oklahoma (10-18, 4-12 Big 12) led for all but 21 seconds of the game and never trailed, a..." February 25

  • Defense, Motley help bail out Baylor against Oklahoma

    The Sports Xchange "WACO, Texas -- After dropping two Big 12 games last week, Baylor was relieved to win, no matter how the Bears got it done. As it turned out, No. 9 Baylor leaned on its shot-swatting zone defense and forward Johnathan Motley to fend off Oklahoma 60-54 on Tuesday night at the Ferrell..." February 21

  • Evans rallies Oklahoma State over Oklahoma

    The Sports Xchange "Jawun Evans scored 27 points and took over the game late as Oklahoma State came from behind to lead Oklahoma 96-92 on Saturday night at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, Okla. Evans scored 16 consecutive Cowboys points late in the game to help lift Oklahoma State to its first sweep over its..." February 18

  • 5-star PG Trae Young commits to Oklahoma

    Campus Insiders "Oklahoma landed a huge commitment for its 2017 class Thursday, as 5-star point guard and McDonald’s All-American Trae Young chose the Sooners over Kansas and Oklahoma State. Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Kansas fans waited anxiously for quite some time as Trae Young pondered his college..." February 16

  • Oklahoma stops seven-game skid with 70-66 win

    The Sports Xchange "NORMAN, Okla. -- Jamuni McNeace had a career night in scoring and rebounds and Jordan Shepherd hit two critical 3-pointers as Oklahoma snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 70-66 win over Texas on Tuesday night at Lloyd Noble Center. McNeace tied a career high with 14 points and had a..." February 15

  • Oklahoma's Woodard out for season with torn ACL

    Fanrag Sports "Oklahoma Sooners’ senior point guard Jordan Woodard has been ruled out for the remainder of the 2016-17 season due to a torn ACL, which will effectively end his collegiate career. The loss of their leading scorer comes as another blow to the Sooners, who sit with an 8-16 record on the season as of..." February 13

  • Mitrou-Long powers Iowa State to rout of Oklahoma

    The Sports Xchange "A month ago, Iowa State needed two overtime periods to outlast Oklahoma. It wasn't nearly as close this time. Nazareth Mitrou-Long had a game-high 23 points and Monte Morris dished out nine assists as Iowa State ran past Oklahoma 80-64 at Ames, Iowa, on Saturday. After the Sooners..." February 11

  • Bolden, defense key No. 13 West Virginia's victory

    The Sports Xchange "NORMAN, Okla. -- West Virginia coach Bob Huggins was brief after the 13th-ranked Mountaineers' 61-50 win over Oklahoma on Wednesday night. "We haven't played well defensively here for the last four or five games," an obviously irritated Huggins said. "We spent more time in the film room than..." February 09

  • Texas Tech hands Oklahoma its fifth loss in a row

    The Sports Xchange "LUBBOCK, Texas -- Aaron Ross came off the bench to score a season-high 18 points as Texas Tech beat Oklahoma 77-69 on Saturday night at United Supermarkets Arena. Ross was one of five Red Raiders (16-7, 4-6 Big 12) to score in double figures. Keenan Evans and Justin Gray added 14 points,..." February 04

  • Forte's 3 lifts Oklahoma State past rival Oklahoma

    The Sports Xchange "NORMAN, Okla. -- Phil Forte had been a part of an Oklahoma State win over Oklahoma before. It had been awhile, though. Forte's 3-pointer with 11 seconds left lifted the Cowboys to a wild, come-from-behind 68-66 win over the Sooners on Monday night at Lloyd Noble Center. The..." January 31

  • Hayes leads No. 25 Florida to rout of Oklahoma

    The Sports Xchange "NORMAN, Okla. -- Even in building a solid start to its season, Florida has had plenty of issues. The No. 25 Gators have struggled to succeed on the defensive boards and suffered from lapses early in second halves that cost them wins. Those two struggles were answered emphatically in a..." January 28

  • Jones' late 3-pointer helps Texas stun Oklahoma

    The Sports Xchange "AUSTIN, Texas -- Freshman guard Andrew Jones drilled a 35-foot 3-pointer with 1.6 seconds to play to lift Texas to a dramatic 84-83 win over Oklahoma on Monday in Big 12 Conference play at the Frank Erwin Center. Jones' winning shot came after the Sooners' Kameron McGusty missed two free..." January 24

  • Iowa State rallies to beat Oklahoma in double OT

    The Sports Xchange "Deonte Burton scored a career-high 31 -- seven in the second overtime -- as Iowa State came back from a big first-half deficit to beat Oklahoma 92-87 at Lloyd Noble Center in Norman, Okla., on Saturday. The win snapped a two-game losing streak for the Cyclones (12-6, 4-3 Big 12). The..." January 21

  • Oklahoma upends No. 7 West Virginia in OT

    The Sports Xchange "MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Jordan Woodard's missed free throw cost Oklahoma a chance to upset No. 7 West Virginia in regulation, but the senior guard made amends in overtime. Woodard's length-of-the-court drive and layup with 2.5 seconds left gave the Sooners a stunning 89-87 road victory..." January 18

  • Woodard, Odomes pace Ollahoma past Texas Tech

    The Sports Xchange "NORMAN, Okla. -- Jordan Woodard exploded for 25 points and Rashard Odomes had a career-high 24 as Oklahoma snapped a seven-game losing streak with an 84-75 win over Texas Tech on Saturday night at Lloyd Noble Center. The Sooners (7-9, 1-4 Big 12) grabbed the early advantage and never let it..." January 15

  • Self wins 400th game as No. 2 Kansas tops Oklahoma

    The Sports Xchange "NORMAN, Okla. -- Down nine at halftime, Kansas coach Bill Self peeled paint off the walls in the Jayhawks' locker room. "I can't tell you the message," Kansas point guard Frank Mason III said after an 81-70 comeback victory over Oklahoma on Tuesday night at Lloyd Noble Center. "It was ... I..." January 11

  • Kansas State uses balanced attack to hold off Oklahoma

    The Sports Xchange "Kansas State sprinted to a big lead early then kept Oklahoma at bay throughout a back-and-forth second half on the way to a 75-64 victory Saturday at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas. Down 16 at halftime, Oklahoma scored the first seven points of the second half to cut the lead to..." January 07

  • TCU rallies past Oklahoma 60-57

    The Sports Xchange "Alex Robinson scored 18 points to help TCU rally to beat visiting Oklahoma 60-57 in a Big 12 Conference game Tuesday night at Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. Brandon Parrish added 10 points for TCU (12-2, 1-1), which mounted a big run in the final minutes to take control...." January 04

  • No. 4 Baylor stays unbeaten by topping Oklahoma

    The Sports Xchange "NORMAN, Okla. -- Baylor has already had a lot of highs this season. On Friday in a Big 12 opener, the No. 4 Bears turned in possibly their most complete performance, beating up on Oklahoma 76-50 in front of 7,267 at Lloyd Noble Center. "I thought we were really good for most of 40 minutes,"..." December 30