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No. 4 Oklahoma beats TCU 52-31 in Williams’ starting debut

Oct. 17, 2021 01:20 AM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Caleb Williams had a big starting debut for No. 4 Oklahoma, throwing for 295 yards and four touchdowns and running for another score in the Sooners’ 52-31 victory over TCU on Saturday night. The freshman from Washington, D.C., unseated Spencer...

No. 4 Oklahoma takes 14-game win streak into TCU clash

Oct. 14, 2021 11:43 AM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Lincoln Riley fielded a steady stream of questions about Oklahoma’s quarterback situation before pointing out the detail he considers most important. The Sooners are winning. Fourth-ranked Oklahoma (6-0, 3-0 Big 12) takes a...

Oklahoma coach Riley won't name starting QB before TCU game

Oct. 13, 2021 13:34 PM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Spencer Rattler was the man heading into the season. Now he might not even be the starter. The Oklahoma quarterback had everything going for himself two months ago. He was a preseason Associated Press first-team All-American who was at the forefront...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 09, 2021 01:24 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Adair 28, Sperry 22 Anadarko 29, Douglass 0 Antlers 55, Valliant 13 Ardmore 28, Duncan 21 Barnsdall 38, Olive 22 Beggs 24, Metro Christian 22 ...

Ex-Oklahoma QB Thompson's son leads Texas into rivalry game

Oct. 06, 2021 01:40 AM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Former Oklahoma quarterback Charles Thompson never imagined he’d even consider putting up the “Hook ‘em Horns” hand gesture. He's done it now, and for good reason. His son, Casey, will start at quarterback for No. 21 Texas (4-1, 2-0 Big 12)...

Oklahoma's defense flourishes under coordinator Alex Grinch

Oct. 05, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Not long ago, an Oklahoma team giving up three defensive touchdowns and 420 yards would have been cause for celebration. Not anymore. After the Sooners hung on to beat Kansas State 37-31 last Saturday, defensive coordinator Alex Grinch lit into the...

No. 6 Oklahoma visits K-State for first Big 12 road game

Sep. 30, 2021 03:21 AM EDT

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Oklahoma hasn't played a true road game in nearly two years thanks to the pandemic, which forced those schools that did allow fans last year to limit capacity, and four consecutive home games to start this season. The sixth-ranked Sooners figure...

Prosecutor won't charge ex-University of Oklahoma lobbyist

Sep. 28, 2021 15:23 PM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — The University of Oklahoma's former top lobbyist who resigned last month won't face charges related to a woman's allegations that he sexually assaulted her, Cleveland County District Attorney Greg Mashburn said Tuesday. Mashburn said he determined...

Brkic's last-second FG lifts No. 4 Oklahoma past W. Virginia

Sep. 26, 2021 00:48 AM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Another day, another ugly win for Oklahoma. Gabe Brkic's 30-yard field goal as time expired gave the fourth-ranked Sooners a 16-13 win over West Virginia on Saturday night. Oklahoma started its final possession at its 8-yard...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 00:07 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Ada 41, Tecumseh 27 Adair 44, Dewey 20 Alex 58, Cyril 30 Altus 48, Capitol Hill 6 Alva 50, Newkirk 14 Antlers 61, Wilburton 14 ...