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Sherfield's big second half carries Sooners to win over Roos

Dec. 06, 2022 22:29 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Grant Sherfield, without a basket in the first half, scored all but two of his 24 points in the second when Oklahoma turned a tie game into a 75-53 victory over Kansas City Tuesday night. Sherfield was 5 of 6 from 3-point range, with the Sooners (7-2) shooting...

TCU's run, Oklahoma's struggles highlight changing Big 12

Nov. 22, 2022 18:28 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Change is afoot in the Big 12 — even before Oklahoma and Texas depart for the Southeastern Conference. Fourth-ranked TCU has replaced the Sooners as the Big 12 team in the running for a College Football Playoff spot. Oklahoma won the conference and made the...

Oklahoma tops No. 24 Oklahoma State, becomes bowl eligible

Nov. 20, 2022 01:16 AM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma wasn't in its usual position of contending for the Big 12 title and a spot in the College Football Playoff. But the Sooners still won Bedlam. Dillon Gabriel passed for two touchdowns and ran for another and Oklahoma knocked off No. 24...

Jacob Groves' late 3 lifts Oklahoma past South Alabama 64-60

Nov. 18, 2022 23:24 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Jacob Groves drilled a 3-pointer with just under three minutes left to give Oklahoma the lead while the Sooners held South Alabama scoreless for the final five minutes in their 64-60 victory on Friday night. The Jaguars took a four-point lead with 5:18 left,...

Bedlam winding down as Oklahoma St, Oklahoma square off

Nov. 17, 2022 11:17 AM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Bedlam won't be quite the high-stakes showdown many expected at the start of the season, but plenty still will be on the line when No. 24 Oklahoma State visits Oklahoma on Saturday night. Both began the season with College Football Playoff aspirations and top...

Sherfield, Bamisile help Oklahoma rout UNC Wilmington 74-53

Nov. 15, 2022 22:28 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Grant Sherfield and Joe Bamisile scored 15 points apiece and Oklahoma breezed to a 74-53 victory over UNC Wilmington on Tuesday night. Bamisile scored 12 in the first half to send Oklahoma (2-1) into the locker room with a 37-21 lead. Sherfield scored 12 in the...

Hill scores 22, Oklahoma beats Arkansas-Pine Bluff 66-58

Nov. 11, 2022 23:08 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Jalen Hill had 22 points and seven rebounds, Grant Sherfield added 16 points and Oklahoma beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 66-58 on Friday night. Neither team led by double figures in a game that had 12 lead changes and six ties, but the Sooners held the lead for over...

No. 15 Oklahoma women make 14 3s, beat SMU 97-74

Nov. 11, 2022 14:36 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Madi Williams had 25 points, five rebounds and four assists and No. 15 Oklahoma made 14 3-pointers in a 97-74 victory over SMU on Friday. Williams was 10 of 14 from the field, including 3 of 3 from distance, to reach 20-plus points for the 31st time in her...

Oklahoma's Stoops among Big 12's top walk-on success stories

Nov. 08, 2022 19:38 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma receiver Drake Stoops is much more than the son of a Hall of Fame football coach. Stoops – whose father, Bob, led the Sooners to the 2000 national title – has gone from walk-on at the beginning of his college career to scholarship player who has...

Wilkerson's 3s help Sam Houston St. sink Oklahoma

Nov. 07, 2022 23:31 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Sophomore Lamar Wilkerson buried his fifth 3-pointer of the night with four seconds left for the game winner and Sam Houston rallied down the stretch to stun Oklahoma 52-51 in a season opener Monday night. Wilkerson sank 5 of 6 from 3-point range, was 6-for-10...