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Oklahoma tight end Calcaterra retires from football

Nov. 21, 2019 11:57 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma tight end Grant Calcaterra has retired from football because of concussions. He made the announcement in a video on social media Thursday, and a school spokesman confirmed the decision. An All-Big 12 selection last season, Calcaterra finished his career with 41 catches for 637...

Reports: Oklahoma State QB Sanders out for season

Nov. 21, 2019 11:20 PM EST

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State quarterback Spencer Sanders will miss the rest of the season after having thumb surgery this week. ESPN, The Oklahoman and The Sports Animal reported the news on Thursday. Oklahoma State did not immediately confirm the report when contacted by The Associated Press....

Doolittle scores 18 points, leads Oklahoma in 91-64 win

Nov. 21, 2019 10:49 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Kristian Doolittle was perfect on Thursday night. The senior forward made all 11 of his attempts and finished with a team-high 18 points to lead the unbeaten Oklahoma Sooners to a 91-64 victory over Maryland Eastern Shore in the second round of the College Basketball Hall of Fame...

Military: 2 airmen killed in crash during Oklahoma training

Nov. 21, 2019 7:15 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Two airmen were killed Thursday in an accident involving two jets during the landing phase of a training exercise at a U.S. Air Force base in northwestern Oklahoma, a military official said. The crash occurred shortly after 9 a.m. at Vance Air Force Base in Enid, about 65 miles (105...

Turnover-savvy Oklahoma St defense looks to get more at WVU

Nov. 21, 2019 6:04 PM EST

No. 22 Oklahoma State (7-3, 4-3 Big 12, No. 21 CFP) at West Virginia (4-6, 2-5), Saturday at 12 p.m. EST (ESPN2). Line: Oklahoma State by 6 1/2. Series record: Oklahoma State leads 6-4. WHAT'S AT STAKE The Cowboys are looking for their fourth straight win and want to keep the momentum going heading into next...

The Latest: 2 airmen died while landing at Oklahoma base

Nov. 21, 2019 5:53 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on the crash of two Air Force training jets in northwest Oklahoma that killed two airmen. (all times local): 4:45 p.m. An Air Force base commander says two U.S. airmen were killed in an accident involving two jets during the landing phase of a training exercise in...

No. 8 Oklahoma looks to keep playoff hopes alive vs. TCU

Nov. 21, 2019 3:27 PM EST

TCU (5-5, 3-4 Big 12) at No. 8 Oklahoma (9-1, 6-1, No. 9 CFP), Saturday at 8 p.m. EST (FOX). Line: Oklahoma by 18. Series record: Oklahoma leads 14-5. WHAT'S AT STAKE? Oklahoma needs a win to keep its hopes at a College Football Playoff slot alive. The Sooners qualify for the Big 12 Championship game if West...

Oklahoma attorney general to appeal judge’s opioid ruling

Nov. 21, 2019 1:22 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter says he plans to appeal a judge’s order directing consumer products giant Johnson & Johnson to pay the state $465 million to help address the state’s opioid crisis. Hunter said Thursday the judge’s final order only covers...

No. 13 Baylor another shot to clinch Big 12 title game spot

Nov. 21, 2019 4:01 AM EST

Some things to watch in the Big 12 for Week 13 of the regular season: GAME OF THE WEEK Texas (6-4, 4-3 Big 12) at No. 13 Baylor (9-1, 6-1, No 14 CFP). Coming off their first loss after blowing an early 25-point lead at home against Oklahoma, the Bears have another chance at home to clinch a spot in the Big 12...

Rachal scores 20 to lead Tulsa past SE Louisiana 73-66

Nov. 20, 2019 10:26 PM EST

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Brandon Rachal had 20 points and 11 rebounds as Tulsa defeated Southeastern Louisiana 73-66 on Wednesday night. Darien Jackson added a career-best 18 points for Tulsa (4-1), which earned its fourth straight home victory. Jeriah Horne added 10 points. Tulsa had a 10-0 run in the closing...