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  • DeAndre Moore, 2023 5-star WR, picks Oklahoma

    The Athletic "Oklahoma added to its No. 1-ranked 2023 recruiting class with a verbal commitment from five-star wide receiver DeAndre Moore on Friday. Moore, the 33rd-ranked recruit in the 2023 class according to the 247Sports Composite, selected the Sooners over programs such as Alabama, Florida State,..." September 24

  • Oklahoma's Linebackers Will be Tested Over the Next Three Weeks

    SI "The Oklahoma defense has played well through their first three contests, but defensive coordinator Alex Grinch wants even more. While the defensive line has lived up to their preseason hype, Grinch said he needs to see more out of his inside linebackers, specifically when..." September 22

  • Spencer Rattler gets two new cars as part of NIL deal

    Larry Brown Sports "On July 1, student-athletes earned the right to be compensated for the use of their name, image and likeness (NIL) for the first time ever. It didn’t take long before college players started cashing in and earlier this week, Oklahoma quarterback Spencer Rattler joined..." September 18

  • Selmon brothers to be remembered with statue at Oklahoma

    Sportsnaut "Oklahoma will honor the Selmon brothers — key players of its teams from the early 1970s — with a statue. Plans were revealed Friday night during festivities marking the 50th anniversary of the classic 1971 game between Oklahoma and Nebraska, known as the Game of the..." September 18

  • Nebraska's Scott Frost reportedly angry at officials after Oklahoma pregame skirmish

    Sporting News "Nebraska and Oklahoma haven't played each other since 2010, but clearly no love has been lost between these former Big 12 rivals if their pregame skirmish is any indication. Roughly 20 minutes before kickoff of Saturday's game between the Cornhuskers and third-ranked Sooners,..." September 18

  • Hawks star Trae Young in attendance for Nebraska vs. Oklahoma

    Yardbarker "Atlanta Hawks star Trae Young was in attendance for Saturday's matchup between the Oklahoma Sooners and Nebraska Cornhuskers at the "Palace on the Prairie." Young posted a photo to his Twitter of the jersey he was wearing at Saturday's..." September 18

  • Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley, Bob Stoops reunite ... for TV segment

    The Athletic "For the first time since he was hiring an offensive coordinator in 2015, Bob Stoops interviewed Lincoln Riley. This time, of course, it wasn’t a job interview, but an interview for a segment on Fox Sports’ Big Noon Kickoff. Stoops is in his first year as a panelist on the..." September 16

  • 50 years later, the Game of the Century resonates as Nebraska, Oklahoma rekindle faded rivalry

    CBS Sports "They'll play a game Saturday morning in which the home team is a 22-point favorite. The game was deemed so non-competitive that the visiting team tried to cancel it a scant six months ago. Forget about the label once affixed to the most notable game in this rivalry's history:..." September 15

  • Alabama QB Bryce Young passes Oklahoma QB Spencer Rattler in latest Heisman Trophy odds

    Clutch Points "Week 1 of the college football season came and went and there were some upsets, of course. But, there were some big names that absolutely balled out, including Alabama quarterback Bryce Young who led the Crimson Tide to a victory over Miami. On Sunday, the..." September 05

  • Spencer Rattler's Heisman Campaign Off to a Brutal Start

    The Big Lead "Spencer Rattler was a very popular preseason Heisman Trophy pick. Rattler is a good player with the kind of skillset to thrive in Lincoln Riley's high-flying passing offense. Rattler is no Kyler Murray or Baker Mayfield right now, but a QB under Riley does not need to..." September 04

  • Oklahoma Sooners QB Spencer Rattler unanimous favorite for Heisman Trophy

    Sportsnaut "Oklahoma quarterback Spencer Rattler is the universal favorite to win the 2021 Heisman Trophy based on season-opening odds at regulated sportsbooks. Rattler is +650 at BetMGM, ahead of Clemson quarterback DJ Uiagalelei, Alabama quarterback Bryce Young and Georgia quarterback JT..." September 03

  • Hurricane Ida forces cancellation of Oklahoma-Tulane football game in New Orleans

    ESPN "Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print The Oklahoma-Tulane game set for Saturday will not be played in New Orleans due to the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, sources told ESPN. Tulane was set to host No. 2 Oklahoma on..." August 30

  • Oklahoma RB Tre Bradford No Longer With the Team

    SI "ccording to a  report in the OU Daily, sophomore running back Tre Bradford is no longer with the Oklahoma football team.  The Daily report cites "multiple" unnamed sources in saying Bradford has missed the Sooners' last two practices...." August 26

  • Tennessee Transfer Key Lawrence Wants to Bring 'Nitty Gritty' to Oklahoma's Defense

    Fan Nation "To hear Woodi Washington tell it, he and Key Lawrence staged some pretty good basketball battles growing up in Tennessee. To hear Lawrence tell it, that’s not entirely accurate. “Of course he’s got to say that,” Lawrence said..." August 19

  • Oklahoma Center Andrew Raym: O-Line Wants to 'Bury People Into the Ground' This Year

    Fan Nation "The Oklahoma offensive line is intent on getting off to a better start in 2021. Though plenty of guys were returning to start ahead of the 2020 season, the pandemic wiping out spring football and summer conditioning bled over to a slow start once the Sooners hit conference..." August 18

  • 5-Star WR Luther Burden Decommits From Oklahoma; Missouri, Georgia Reportedly Linked

    Bleacher Report "The University of Oklahoma lost a commitment from elite wideout prospect Luther Burden on Tuesday. Burden announced his decision to reopen his recruitment, calling the choice a "business decision." The East St. Louis, Illinois, native is the No. 5 recruit in the nation,..." August 17

  • Alabama, Oklahoma lead first college football rankings of 2021 season

    CBS Sports "The defending national champion Alabama Crimson Tide enter the 2021 season in the same positioning in which they finished the 2020 season -- No. 1 in the AP Top 25. With the college football season beginning in less than two weeks, Alabama is clearly projected as the top..." August 16

  • Five-star athlete Makai Lemon commits to Sooners on CBS Sports HQ

    CBS Sports "Makai Lemon, a five-star athlete and the No. 33 overall player in the Class of 2023, announced live Saturday on CBS Sports HQ that he will continue his football career at Oklahoma. Lemon chose the Sooners over fellow finalists USC, Alabama, Arizona and Arizona..." August 07

  • SEC could expand to nine-game schedule with Texas and Oklahoma

    Larry Brown Sports "The SEC’s eight-game conference schedule could become a thing of the past within the next few seasons. According to Andy Staples of The Athletic, the SEC is keeping all options on the table for scheduling once Texas and Oklahoma join the conference. One option being..." August 03

  • Oklahoma QB Spencer Rattler Is Charging Fans $150 For His Autograph

    Total Pro Sports "The new age of college athletes having the ability to profit off of their name, image and likeness is still getting its feet wet as the athletes are doing everything humanly possible to finally put money in their pockets while in college. Oklahoma redshirt sophomore quarterback..." July 31

  • Texas, Oklahoma join SEC: Longhorns, Sooners accept invitations as Big 12 powers begin new wave of realignment

    CBS Sports "Just nine days after word leaked that Texas and Oklahoma were in talks regarding a landscape-changing move from the Big 12 to the Southeastern Conference, the seismic shift is officially complete. Following Thursday's unanimous vote by the SEC's chancellors..." July 30

  • League presidents set for meeting to discuss adding Texas and Oklahoma

    CBS Sports "SEC presidents and chancellors will meet this week to discuss adding Oklahoma and Texas, both Ross Dellenger of Sports Illustrated and Heather Dinich of ESPN are reporting. The meeting, scheduled for Thursday, will mark another step in seismic conference..." July 27

  • College football realignment fallout: What's next with Texas, Oklahoma stating intent to leave Big 12 for SEC

    CBS Sports "Texas and Oklahoma have taken the next step towards migrating to the SEC by declaring their intent to leave the Big 12 with a formal statement informing the conference they will not renew their grant of rights agreements once they expire in 2024-25. The shock that came..." July 26

  • Texas and Oklahoma Bolt From the Big 12 Conference

    The Wall Street Journal "Texas and Oklahoma have informed the Big 12 that they intend to leave the league, setting off what is likely to be a jolting realignment of the sport in which powerful schools position themselves to jump from one conference to another in search of bigger paydays and more prestigious..." July 26

  • Big 12 could offer more money to entice Texas, Oklahoma to stay

    The Score "The Big 12 is considering measures to keep Texas and Oklahoma in the conference. It was reported on Wednesday that the two schools had reached out to the SEC about possibly joining the conference. In an effort to entice Texas and Oklahoma to..." July 25

  • Oklahoma Sooners, Texas Longhorns on the verge of making SEC move

    ESPN "Texas and Oklahoma could make their move to the SEC official in a matter of weeks, ESPN has confirmed. The Austin American-Statesman reported Friday that a Big 12 source believed talks between the SEC and the two schools had been ongoing for more than six months, though..." July 23

  • Texas, Oklahoma leaving for SEC would leave Big 12 mostly irrelevant

    Larry Brown Sports "The SEC has already pulled ahead of the pack when it comes to athletic dominance in many prominent college sports. They generally have the best teams, most resources, and best fan support in football, baseball and softball, among other sports. Other conferences have competitive programs of..." July 22

  • Texas, Oklahoma eyeing move to SEC

    The Score "Texas and Oklahoma have reached out to the SEC about possibly joining the conference, reports Brent Zwerneman of the Houston Chronicle. An announcement about the potential move of the two Big 12 schools could take place within a couple of weeks, Zwerneman..." July 21

  • Five-star 2023 QB Malachi Nelson commits to Sooners

    CBS Sports "One of college football's potential future stars made his commitment Sunday on CBS Sports HQ as five-star quarterback Malachi Nelson, one of the top overall prospects in the 2023 class, gave a verbal pledge Oklahoma as part of a big recruiting weekend for Lincoln Riley's..." July 19

  • Sooners running back Mikey Henderson dismissed from program after Norman police issue felony arrest warrant

    OU Daily "Running back Mikey Henderson has been dismissed from OU, head coach Lincoln Riley announced Tuesday night. Earlier Tuesday, an arrest warrant was requested by the Norman Police Department to the Cleveland County District Attorney's office for Henderson, which was first reported by..." July 07

  • Oklahoma QB Spencer Rattler reveals personalized brand logo, plans to donate future NIL earnings

    CBS Sports "Wisconsin quarterback Graham Mertz announced earlier this week that he has created his own logo for merchandise that he plans to sell as new name, image and likeness rules go into effect. Now an even higher-profile signal-caller has joined the..." July 02

  • RB Gavin Sawchuk Commits to Oklahoma

    SI "The ChampU BBQ is already paying dividends. Gavin Sawchuk, a 4-star running back from Littleton, Co, has committed to the Sooners per a report from Hayes Fawcett on Twitter. He is rated as the No. 2-overall running back in the 2022 recruiting class per the 247..." June 22

  • 5-star WR Jordan Hudson decommits from Oklahoma

    The Score "Five-star wide receiver Jordan Hudson decommitted from Oklahoma, he announced Monday. Hudson chose the Sooners last July over offers from several schools, including Alabama, Texas, and LSU. " June 14

  • Oklahoma DL Isaiah Thomas Arrested

    SI "Oklahoma football player Isaiah Thomas was arrested early Sunday morning for failing to appear on a previous petty larceny charge and was booked overnight into the Cleveland County Detention Center. The Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office didn’t include any details about the..." June 13

  • Oklahoma AD Joe Castiglione 'Bitterly Disappointed' Over 11 a.m. Nebraska Start

    SI "Oklahoma athletic director expressed displeasure Thursday with the decision of Fox Sports to show the Sooners’ Sept. 18 home game with Nebraska in the 11 a.m. time slot. “We are bitterly disappointed,” Castiglone said in a statement on social media, “that the..." May 28

  • Oklahoma has a top QB, as usual, in Spencer Rattler

    The Athletic "Legendary former Oklahoma coach Barry Switzer has delivered countless one-liners, but perhaps none more insightful than the one he wrote in a 2003 Sports Illustrated piece, versions of which he’s repeated several times through the years. “I didn’t create the monster...." May 13

  • Oklahoma QB Spencer Rattler poised to meet lofty expectations as new face of college football in 2021 season

    CBS Sports "Just a fair warning: you're going to hear a lot about Oklahoma quarterback Spencer Rattler in the coming months. As the 2021 college football season draws closer, the more you're going to hear about Rattler potentially winning the Heisman while carrying the..." May 12

  • Former Oklahoma Players Seth McGowan, Trejan Bridges Facing Felony Arrest Warrants

    Bleacher Report "Former Oklahoma football players Seth McGowan and Trejan Bridges are facing felony arrest warrants in connection with an alleged armed robbery.  Per Joe Buettner of the Norman Transcript, warrants were filed for McGowan and Bridges in Cleveland County,..." May 07

  • 1 Hidden Gem on Each Top 10 College Football Team in 2021

    Bleacher Report "While star players are the headliners of winning teams, the core of a roster provides the foundation for a successful year. In most cases, a quarterback, running back or wide receiver draws the most attention. Once in a while, an edge-rusher or other defensive star might be in the..." May 06

  • Oklahoma dismisses Trejan Bridges, Seth McGowan amid police investigation

    SI "Trejan Bridges and Seth McGowan are no longer members of the Oklahoma program. The duo is no longer listed on the online roster, and Lincoln Riley confirmed they are no longer on the team in a Zoom press conference on Thursday. “They’re..." May 06

  • Oklahoma running back Seth McGowan enters transfer portal

    247 Sports "It appears that Oklahoma will lose a former 4-star recruit, as sophomore running back Seth McGowan entered the NCAA transfer portal on Thursday according to a source. McGowan rushed for 370 yards on 58 carries (6.4 ypc) and three touchdowns last season as a true freshman, and he also..." April 30

  • Oklahoma uses transfer portal, new NCAA rule to shape national football title contender

    USA Today "You can make an argument for every program in the Football Bowl Subdivision benefiting from the transfer portal and the legislation enacted by the NCAA this month allowing all student-athletes one free transfer without sitting out a season. Combined, the portal's exponential..." April 23

  • Two Oklahoma Sooners Players Investigated For Armed Robbery, Both Get Suspended

    Total Pro Sports "Two University of Oklahoma student-athletes are being accused of being involved in a police incident on Thursday night in Norman and have been suspended by the OU athletic department. Their names weren’t released, but eventually two members of the football team were being pegged..." April 17

  • College football position battles to watch

    CBS Sports "Spring games have begun as teams spend the next month winding down spring practices and preparing to enter the offseason conditioning portion of the college football calendar. Every fan is dialed into whatever information they can get from scrimmages or open practices, hoping to get an idea of..." April 12

  • OU's Lincoln Riley Roasted For His Dry-Ass Easter Brisket

    TMZ "Things Lincoln Riley is good at ... coaching football, drawing up plays and winning games. Things the OU head coach is bad at ... brisket -- clearly. The 37-year-old Sooners head man showed off his Easter dinner on social media Sunday ... and the meat he cooked was..." April 05