Saturday marks the second matchup between OU and KU this season. The two teams battled in an epic 3OT thriller in Lawrence on Jan. 4, where the Jayhawks eventually outlasted the Sooners by a 109-106 final tally. The Jayhawks are the only team in the Big 12 to hold an all-time series advantage over the Sooners (143-66). KU owns a 50-42 advantage in games played in Norman.
The University of Oklahoma Athletics Department has announced a variety of incentives to accommodate OU students wishing to attend ESPN College GameDay.
The Los Angeles Athletic Club announced Thursday that Oklahoma senior guard Buddy Hield is included on its Late Season Top 20 list for the 2016 John R. Wooden Award® presented by Wendy's®. The Wooden Award Trophy is bestowed annually upon the nation's best male player and female player who has proven to their respective universities that they are making progress toward graduation while maintaining a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA.
Behind Buddy Hield's game-winner, the No. 3/3 OU men's basketball team defeated No. 24/25 Texas, 63-60, Monday night inside Lloyd Noble Center.
Oklahoma returns to the Lloyd Noble Center to host the Texas Longhorns on ESPN's ‘Big Monday' at 8 p.m. CT. OU, which is 19-3 overall and 7-3 in the Big 12, is in its fifth season under head coach Lon Kruger. The Longhorns are 16-7 this season (7-3 Big 12) and are under the direction of Shaka Smart, who is in his first campaign in Austin.
Kansas State upset the top-ranked Sooners 80-69 on Saturday night in Manhattan, Kan.
No. 1 Oklahoma hits the road for another Big 12 road test at Kansas State Saturday at 5 p.m. CT inside Bramlage Coliseum. OU, which is 19-2 overall and tied atop the Big 12 standings at 7-2, is in its fifth season under head coach Lon Kruger. The Wildcats are 13-9 this season (2-7 Big 12) and are under the direction of Bruce Weber, who is in his fourth campaign in Manhattan.
Perhaps last Saturday's game at LSU was the most appropriate setting for Lon Kruger to earn his 100th victory as Oklahoma men's basketball coach.
Six Sooners scored in double figures as the No. 1/2 Oklahoma men's basketball team defeated TCU, 95-72, on Tuesday night inside Lloyd Noble Center.
Buddy Hield is one of 10 watch list finalists for the 2016 Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award. Named after Hall of Famer and 1959 NCAA Final Four Most Valuable Player Jerry West, the annual honor in its second year recognizes the top shooting guards in Division I men's college basketball. A national committee comprised of top college basketball personnel determined the watch list of 20 candidates in October, which has now been narrowed to just 10.
Buddy Hield has been named the Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week following his performances against Texas Tech and at LSU. It marks Hield's fourth such conference honor this season and the sixth of his career.
No. 1/2 Oklahoma and TCU will match wits for the first time this season Tuesday night inside the Lloyd Noble Center at 7 p.m. CT. OU, which is 18-2 overall and tied atop the Big 12 standings at 6-2, is in its fifth season under head coach Lon Kruger. The Horned Frogs are 10-11 this season (1-7 Big 12) and are under the direction of Trent Johnson, who is in his fourth campaign in Fort Worth. Both teams are coming off of wins in the Big 12/SEC Challenge last Saturday.