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Tulsa holds off SMU 34-31 after climbing out of deep hole

Nov. 27, 2021 20:16 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Davis Brin passed for 244 yards and a touchdown, three different ball carriers also scored and Tulsa fended off SMU 34-31 in a see-saw game to end the regular season on Saturday. Zack Long kicked field goals of 36 and 27 yards with the latter, coming with...

Tulsa rides 27-0 1st half to blow past Temple, 44-10

Nov. 20, 2021 20:42 PM EST

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Davis Brin threw two first-half touchdown passes as Tulsa rolled to a 27-0 lead and cruised to a 44-10 win over Temple on Saturday. The Owls were forced to punt on their opening drive and Brin drove the Golden Hurricanes 83 yards in seven plays,...

Tulsa tops Tulane 20-13 in OT on Brooks touchdown

Nov. 13, 2021 20:20 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Shamari Brooks scored on a 15-yard run in overtime and Tulsa overcame four turnovers to defeat Tulane 20-13 on Saturday. The Golden Hurricane (4-6, 3-3 American Athletic Conference) held the Green Wave (1-9, 0-6) after the touchdown with Tyon Davis...

No. 2 Cincinnati holds off Tulsa 28-20 to improve to 9-0

Nov. 06, 2021 20:51 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Tulsa’s Steven Anderson fumbled as he was reaching for the goal line on fourth-and-goal from the 1, Jabari Taylor recovered for a touchback and No. 2 Cincinnati held off Tulsa 28-20 on Saturday. Desmond Ridder threw for 274 yards and two touchdowns,...

No. 2 Cincinnati focused on beating Tulsa, not style points

Nov. 04, 2021 14:37 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati coach Luke Fickell believes the contrasting styles of opponents had more to do with recent too-close-for-comfort wins than his team being distracted by all the rankings and playoff hype. The No. 2 Bearcats had to work hard to beat Navy and...

No. 2 Cincinnati has something to prove against Tulsa

Nov. 04, 2021 13:02 PM EDT

Tulsa (3-5, 2-2 AAC) at No. 2 Cincinnati (8-0, 4-0, No. 6 CFP), Saturday at 3:30 EDT (ESPN). Line: Cincinnati by 23 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Tulsa leads 17-16-2. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

Navy comes from behind on Lavatai TD, upends Tulsa 20-17

Oct. 29, 2021 23:18 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tai Lavatai scored a game-winning touchdown from the 1-yard lin e in the fourth quarter and Navy defeated Tulsa 20-17 on Friday night. Lavatai was 0-for-3 passing but gained a career-high 64 yards on the ground, giving him 242 rushing yards and five...

Tulsa gets defensive stop, late TD to top USF 32-31

Oct. 16, 2021 16:07 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Shamari Brooks scored on a 3-yard run with 47-seconds to play, lifting Tulsa to a 32-31 win over South Florida on Saturday. The winning nine-play, 42-yard drive was set up when the defense stopped the Bulls twice, beginning with a third-and-1, giving...

Watkins' late TD run helps Tulsa beat Memphis 35-29

Oct. 10, 2021 01:32 AM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Anthony Watkins ran for a 44-yard touchdown with 4:28 remaining to help Tulsa beat Memphis 35-29 on Saturday night. Bryson Powers intercepted a Seth Henigan pass with 1:17 left that sealed it for Tulsa (2-4, 1-1 American Athletic Conference). ...

McCaskill with 3 TDs as Houston dominates Tulsa 45-10

Oct. 01, 2021 23:20 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Freshman Alton McCaskill scored a career-best three touchdowns — all in the first half — and Clayton Tune passed for 241 yards and a pair of scores as Houston defeated Tulsa 45-10 on Friday night. McCaskill, who gained 77 yards on 17 carries,...