TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The Oklahoma men's basketball team ushers in 2007 with a road game at No. 8 Alabama on Monday at 1:30 p.m. CST. The game will feature an OU team that has won four straight games and six of its last seven against a Crimson Tide squad that boasts a 12-1 record.
So what takes place during an OU men's basketball road trip? Well, what happens on the road doesn't necessarily stay on the road as SoonerSports.com brings Oklahoma fans various video clips from OU's trek east to face one of the nation's top teams.
The Sooners departed for Tuscaloosa via a 45-seat charter jet early Sunday afternoon and practiced inside Coleman Coliseum early in the evening before sitting down for a New Year's Eve dinner at a riverside restaurant. After that, it was to the hotel film room for the scouting report.
Watch the clips below to see David Godbold, Bobby Maze, Keith Clark, Michael Neal and others give a glimpse of life on the road.
David Godbold and Bobby Maze prepare for Sunday night practice
Keith Clark talks about his knee injury while riding a stationary bike
ESPN analyst Jimmy Dykes gives his take on the game and on OU
David Godbold checks in following practice
Tony Crocker tries to explain his backwards shorts to Michael Neal