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Wilson, Braun lead No. 7 Kansas past Oklahoma 67-64

Jan. 18, 2022 23:14 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Jalen Wilson scored 16 points, Christian Braun hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 10.9 seconds left and No. 7 Kansas defeated Oklahoma 67-64 on Tuesday night. Braun’s corner 3 gave the Jayhawks a 65-62 lead. They fouled Jordan Goldwire with 6.1 seconds...

Oklahoma virus hospitalizations surge due to omicron variant

Jan. 18, 2022 15:54 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Patients in some Oklahoma hospitals are being treated in hallways, even closets, as the omicron variant causes a surge in coronavirus hospitalizations, state health officials said Tuesday. Leaders of Oklahoma City’s four major hospital systems said they have...

Pots and perches to show off your houseplants in style

Jan. 18, 2022 10:33 AM EST

Houseplants have been keeping a lot of us company during the pandemic, and the good news is there's a plant for any home, big or small, well-lit or not. There's also a virtual jungle of stylish containers in which to show them off. “I love incorporating plants into...

Doncic's triple-double leads Mavericks past Thunder 104-102

Jan. 17, 2022 23:56 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic had 20 points, 12 assists and 11 rebounds for his third triple-double in five games, and the surging Dallas Mavericks withstood a late run by the Oklahoma City Thunder to win 104-102 Monday night. Dallas led by 22 points during the third quarter, but the...

Oklahoma County jail inmate found unresponsive in cell, dies

Jan. 17, 2022 15:17 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma County jail inmate died Monday after being found unresponsive in his cell, according to county jail officials. Winfred Lowe, 57, of Midwest City died Monday after being found by jail staff who were distributing medications to inmates. ...

4 Oklahoma City hospitals report no ICU beds as virus surges

Jan. 17, 2022 15:09 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Four hospitals in Oklahoma City reported Monday that they have no intensive care beds available amid a surge in coronavirus cases fueled by the omicron variant. St. Anthony, Mercy, Integris and OU Health on Monday each reported no available ICU beds and that...

South Carolina still No. 1 in women's Top 25; Oklahoma rises

Jan. 17, 2022 13:58 PM EST

South Carolina remained the No. 1 team in The Associated Press women's college basketball poll released Monday after knocking off two unranked opponents. The Gamecocks received 28 of the 30 first-place votes from a national media panel after beating Texas A&M and Arkansas last...

POLL ALERT: Oklahoma jumps 9 places to 14th in women's AP Top 25 while South Carolina remains solid No. 1

Jan. 17, 2022 13:07 PM EST
NEW YORK (AP) — POLL ALERT: Oklahoma jumps 9 places to 14th in women's AP Top 25 while South Carolina remains solid No. 1.

Garland has 27 points, 18 assists to help Cavs beat Thunder

Jan. 15, 2022 23:40 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Darius Garland had 27 points and a career-high 18 assists and the Cleveland Cavaliers overcame an 18-point deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 107-102 on Saturday night for their fourth straight victory. Lauri Markkanen made a 3-pointer with 11.4 seconds...

Edwards' 7 3s help No. 11 Houston escape Tulsa 66-64

Jan. 15, 2022 23:36 PM EST

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Despite a rash of injuries the likes of which coach Kelvin Sampson says he has never experienced, No. 11 Houston keeps finding a way to win. Tulsa continues to play each opponent tough, only to falter at the end. The scenario again played out...