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Buckeyes make corrections, look ahead after rare home loss

Sep. 14, 2021 13:59 PM EDT

Perennial powerhouse Ohio State is not accustomed to losing games during the regular season. The Buckeyes especially aren't used to losing in September to two-touchdown underdogs, which happened last week. So how will the Buckeyes, who dropped from No. 3 to No. 9 in the...

Oklahoma St holds off rival Tulsa 28-23 in Sanders’ return

Sep. 11, 2021 18:54 PM EDT

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Jaylen Warren shed three tackles to punch in an 11-yard touchdown run that gave Oklahoma State enough insurance to beat Tulsa 28-23 on Saturday. The Cowboys trailed 14-7 entering the fourth quarter, but took control of the...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 11, 2021 01:24 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Antlers 30, Coalgate 7 Ardmore 42, Shawnee 14 Arkoma 52, Bowlegs 0 Balko 62, Tyrone 30 Barnsdall 54, Copan 8 Berryhill 35, Cascia Hall 7 ...

Oklahoma State, Tulsa seek improvement after rough openers

Sep. 09, 2021 13:23 PM EDT

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State hosts Tulsa on Saturday in a matchup of teams that competed below expectations in their season openers last week. Oklahoma State nearly squandered a game in which it was a 38-point favorite, needing some late defensive heroics to...

Late stops help Oklahoma St. hold off Missouri St. 23-16

Sep. 05, 2021 00:38 AM EDT

Oklahoma State stopped Missouri State on fourth down twice during the last two minutes of the fourth quarter to hold on for a 23-16 victory on Saturday. The Cowboys botched a kickoff return deep in their own territory after the Bears scored their first touchdown with 3:06...

FCS school UC Davis edges Tulsa 19-17 in season opener

Sep. 02, 2021 23:58 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Isaiah Gomez kicked two of his four field goals in the fourth quarter and UC Davis, an FCS school, stunned Tulsa 19-17 in a nonconference season opener on Thursday night. UC Davis took the opening kickoff and went 75 yards in 11 plays with Hunter...

Tulsa offers employees $250 stipend for virus vaccination

Sep. 02, 2021 13:21 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — City employees in Tulsa are being offered a $250 stipend for receiving a coronavirus vaccination, plus a possible additional $250 if their department reaches vaccination goals. The City Council voted Wednesday night to provide $250 to employees who...

Oxygen supplies grow precarious amid COVID surge

Aug. 31, 2021 20:08 PM EDT

MISSION, Kan. (AP) — The COVID-19 surge is stretching oxygen supplies and sending hospitals scrambling for more ventilators, even as there are signs of hope that the spread of the virus is slowing down in pockets of the U.S. In Tulsa, Oklahoma, a hospital recently...

Oklahoma City Council rejects proposed mask mandate

Aug. 31, 2021 14:32 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Council rejected a proposal Tuesday that would have reinstituted a mask mandate. The council voted after hearing from dozens of residents in a packed room, most of whom opposed the mandate. One compared a mask requirement to Jim...

Oklahoma NAACP files suit challenging anti-protest law

Aug. 30, 2021 18:37 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A bill approved by the Republican-led Oklahoma Legislature this year that seeks to crack down on protesters is unconstitutional and would chill the ability of groups to mobilize people to advocate for racial justice, a civil rights group argues in a federal lawsuit...