Oklahoma Rumors & News

  • Oklahoma's Rodney Anderson out for season with neck injury

    Sports Day "Oklahoma running back Rodney Anderson will miss the 2016 season with a neck injury sustained in an intrasquad scrimmage Thursday, coach Bob Stoops announced Friday. Anderson missed most of the 2015 season after breaking his leg on a kickoff return in the second game of the year against..." August 20

  • Oklahoma CB Jordan Thomas won't face charges, will play in opener

    Yahoo! Sports "Oklahoma starting cornerback Jordan Thomas will reportedly be available for the Sooners’ season opener. Thomas was facing several charges stemming from a June 30 arrest for public intoxication. However, according to SoonerScoop.com, Thomas will not be charged. SoonerScoop reported Thursday..." August 13

  • Sooners Football Recruiting | 4-Star OL Marquis Hayes Commits to OU

    Crimson & Cream Machine "After picking up an offer yesterday, 4-Star 2017 OL Marquis Hayes 6-5/315 from Maryland Heights, MO wasted little time announcing his commitment to OU with the following tweet. Hayes is an immensely talented offensive lineman, more than capable of holding his own. Hayes choose the Sooners..." July 21

  • Woman Punched By Joe Mixon: "Almost Immediately, I Was Made To Feel Like It Was My Fault"

    Deadspin "Amelia Molitor was just another college student at Oklahoma—until Sooners running back Joe Mixon punched her in the face at a bar, fracturing multiple bones in her face and requiring surgery that left her jaw wired shut. Afterward, she told the Oklahoman that she worried about retaliation from..." July 18

  • Oklahoma Tops Big 12 Media Preseason Football Poll

    Big 12 Conference "After winning last year's conference title and making an appearance in the 2015 College Football Playoff semifinals, Oklahoma has been chosen as the favorite to win the 2016 championship. The Big 12 football preseason poll is voted on by media representatives who cover the league. This year..." July 14

  • Oklahoma AD says Big 12 expansion is dead 'for the time being'

    CBS Sports "Big 12 expansion is dead, according to one of most powerful people in the conference. Oklahoma athletic director Joe Castiglione told CBS Sports the concept of the league growing beyond 10 teams has ended "for the time being." "There aren't any signs that we'll talk anymore about expansion for..." July 06

  • WR Dallis Todd no longer with Sooners

    The Oklahoman "Wide receiver Dallis Todd is no longer a member of the Oklahoma football team and is expected to transfer elsewhere. Todd, a 2014 signee, played in just six games last year and recorded just one catch for nine yards after redshirting his first year on campus. He was one of four receivers in..." July 05

  • Oklahoma's Thomas arrested for public intoxication, assault & battery

    ESPN "Oklahoma cornerback Jordan Thomas was arrested and could face charges of interference, public intoxication and assault and battery on Thursday morning, according to the Cleveland County Sheriff's office in Oklahoma. According to Cleveland County Sheriff's office, he was released from custody at..." June 30

  • Ex-Oklahoma RB Alex Ross transfers to Missouri

    SI - College Football "Former Oklahoma kick returner and running back Alex Ross has transferred to Missouri, the university announced. As a graduate transfer, he is eligible to play next season. Ross played in 36 games for the Sooners and was used mainly as a kickoff returner. He averaged 31.2 yards per return and..." June 23

  • Board of Regents Approves Raises For Bob Stoops & Coordinators

    News 9 "A few months after orchestrating a run to the College Football Playoff, the Oklahoma football coaches are reaping the benefits of the product they helped put on the field. The OU Board of Regents approved raises and extensions for head coach Bob Stoops, offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley and..." June 22

  • Baker Mayfield eligible for OU in 2017 after Big 12 approves tweaked rule

    ESPN "In a reversal from the day before, the Big 12 approved a rule proposal Thursday that will make quarterback Baker Mayfield eligible at Oklahoma for the 2017 season. On Wednesday, the faculty athletic representatives voted down a rule that would have allowed walk-ons to transfer within the..." June 02

  • Baker Mayfield sends determined message after Big 12 denies him extra year of eligibility

    Sports Day "Wednesday was a disappointing day for Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield. The Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year started his career as a walk-on at Texas Tech but after he transferred to Oklahoma to pursue a scholarship he lost a year of eligibility because Tech would not grant him a full..." June 02

  • Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield could regain lost year of eligibility

    Sports Day "Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield will have another chance to get back the year of eligibility he lost when he transferred from Texas Tech. A proposed rule change is on the agenda for the Big 12's faculty representatives Wednesday at conference meetings next week in Las Colinas, commissioner..." May 27

  • Oklahoma WR Dede Westbrook arrested for trespassing

    Yahoo! Sports "Oklahoma wide receiver Dede Westbrook was arrested Monday on a charge of criminal trespassing in his hometown of Cameron, Texas. Per the Norman Transcript, Westbrook was released approximately three hours after he was booked. According to a Milan County (Texas) Jail spokesperson, Westbrook..." May 25

  • Video of Oklahoma RB Joe Mixon punching woman ruled public record

    SI - College Football "The Oklahoma Supreme Court has ruled that a surveillance video showing Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon punching a female student in 2014 is public record, according to News9.com. The ruling allows the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters to go to trial to gain access to the video, after a judge..." May 11

  • Oklahoma was 'within 30 minutes' of leaving for the Pac-10 in 2010

    CBS Sports "The Big 12 hasn't been a true "12" for a while now, though there's been plenty of recent talk about the conference expanding in hopes of better positioning itself to compete within the Power Five. We don't know which schools the Big 12 will be adding, or if it will add any at all. What we do..." May 10

  • TCU, Oklahoma crack the top 10 in latest (early) top 25 from Fox Sports

    Sports Day "Fox Sports' Stewart Mandel came out with his latest early top 25 and it featured four local teams, including two that made the top 10. The TCU Horned Frogs came in at No. 6, despite Mandel noting the question marks in TCU's offense after losing so many key pieces after last season. "Replacing..." May 09

  • Oklahoma's Alex Ross to pursue graduate transfer

    Yahoo! Sports "An explosive kick returner just hit the transfer market. Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops announced Friday that running back Alex Ross will pursue a graduate transfer. Ross, who was a redshirt junior for the Sooners last season, is set to graduate from OU next week and will be immediately eligible..." May 06

  • Oklahoma earns commitment from elite Georgia RB Trey Sermon

    Sports Day "Less than five hours after losing four-star wide receiver CeeDee Lamb, Oklahoma bounced back in a big way on the recruiting trail. The Sooners landed a verbal commitment from four-star Marietta (GA) running back Trey Sermon on Friday afternoon." April 29

  • WRs Jalen Reagor, Charleston Rambo commit to Oklahoma

    SI - College Football "The Oklahoma Sooners received commitments from a pair of four-star receivers Sunday, picking up verbals from Jalen Reagor and Charleston Rambo. Reagor is the No. 193 overall recruit and No. 27 receiver in the 2017 class according to Scout.com. He previously committed to Texas Tech, but..." March 29

  • Oklahoma Lands Commitment From 4-Star WR Jalen Reagor

    College Spun "Jalen Reagor, a four-star wide receiver in the 2017 class, has committed to Oklahoma. The 5-foot-11, 182-pound prospect out of Texas is ranked the No. 45 WR in the class by 247 Sports’ Composite Rankings. " March 27

  • Trevor Knight looking forward to fresh start at Texas A&M

    Dallas Morning News "Quarterback Trevor Knight's career ran the gamut at Oklahoma. At Texas A&M, where spring practice starts Monday, he's the new guy. In joining the Aggies for his final season of eligibility, Knight gets one last chance to regain a starting position and recapture the fleeting magic he displayed..." February 28

  • Judge decides to keep Joe Mixon video sealed

    College Football Talk "Surveillance footage of Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon punching a female will remain sealed, a judge ruled Thursday morning according to The Oklahoman. Oklahoma media have asked for the video to be made public as it had been entered in court proceedings last year. However, the video was not..." February 25