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More than 200 discarded shotguns found in Oklahoma dumpster

Feb. 08, 2023 14:16 PM EST

MIDWEST CITY, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma firearms dealer is under investigation after more than 200 shotguns were found in a dumpster outside a store he owns in suburban Oklahoma City, according to a search warrant by the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms. “A Midwest...

No. 16 Oklahoma women take 1st lead in OT, rally past Baylor

Feb. 07, 2023 22:57 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Ana Llanusa and Skylar Vann each scored 20 points and No. 16 Oklahoma took its first lead of the game in overtime before rallying past Baylor 98-92 on Tuesday night. The Sooners trailed for 39 minutes in regulation and were down 75-63 with 5:19 left in...

No. 9 Kansas blows lead, then holds off No. 5 Texas, 88-80

Feb. 07, 2023 00:11 AM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Dajuan Harris Jr. was willing to acknowledge that Kansas was facing something rare when fifth-ranked and Big 12-leading Texas arrived at Allen Fieldhouse on Monday night: a must-win game. The defending national champs played like it. Gradey Dick...

New Oklahoma AG takes over prosecution of lawmaker, wife

Feb. 06, 2023 17:14 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Attorney General Gentner Drummond is taking over the prosecution of a Republican leader in the Oklahoma House accused of several felonies alleging he used his power to change state law so his wife could become a tag agent, Drummond's office confirmed on Monday. ...

Flush with cash, Oklahoma governor pushes for more tax cuts

Feb. 06, 2023 16:29 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — With state savings accounts and revenue collections at all-time highs, tax cuts will be a top priority for Gov. Kevin Stitt and the Republican-controlled Legislature for the 2023 session that began on Monday. Stitt, who easily won reelection in November,...

Judge: Banning guns for marijuana users unconstitutional

Feb. 05, 2023 15:48 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Oklahoma has ruled that a federal law prohibiting people who use marijuana from owning firearms is unconstitutional, the latest challenge to firearms regulations after the U.S. Supreme Court’s conservative majority set new standards for reviewing the...

Stevenson scores 34, West Virginia routs Oklahoma 93-61

Feb. 04, 2023 22:56 PM EST

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Erik Stevenson topped his week-old career high by putting up 34 points as West Virginia routed Oklahoma 93-61 on Saturday night. The Mountaineers snapped a seven-game losing streak to the Sooners, taking control early and pulling away late. West Virginia...

Boone, Oklahoma St blow big lead, recover to top No. 15 TCU

Feb. 04, 2023 17:48 PM EST

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Senior forward Kalib Boone scored a career-high 25 points and Oklahoma State blew a 19-point second-half lead before recovering to beat depleted No. 15 TCU 79-73 on Saturday. Caleb Asberry added 19 points and John-Michael Wright had 17 for Oklahoma State...

Vann, hot start lead No. 20 Sooner women past W.Va. 93-68

Feb. 04, 2023 17:26 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Skylar Vann came off the bench to score 16 points with eight rebounds, three steals and three assists and No. 20 Oklahoma used a hot start to race to a 93-68 win over West Virginia on Saturday. Ana Llanusa and Liz Scott added 15 points for the Sooners (18-4,...

'Everyday Jon' back for No. 11 Baylor in win over Texas Tech

Feb. 04, 2023 16:52 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Jonathan Tchamwa Tchatchoua had waited 357 days to get back on the court for 11th-ranked Baylor. The big man had counted every single one of them since a gruesome knee injury last season. Tchamwa Tchatchoua scored eight points and had four rebounds while playing...