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No. 4 Oklahoma takes QB controversy into matchup with TCU

Oct. 15, 2021 17:44 PM EDT

TCU (3-2, 1-1 Big 12) at Oklahoma (6-0, 3-0), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (ABC). Line: Oklahoma by 13 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Oklahoma leads 16-5. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Oklahoma has...

Oklahoma health update to add more than 1,000 COVID deaths

Oct. 15, 2021 15:14 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma State Department of Health says it would reconcile its reported COVID-19 deaths with those reported by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, resulting in more than 1,000 additional deaths. “This is part of our annual...

Man with knife lunges at Oklahoma officer, fatally shot

Oct. 15, 2021 09:48 AM EDT

GEARY, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says a man armed with a knife was fatally shot by a Geary police officer after lunging toward another officer. The 46-year-old man was shot Thursday by a Geary officer on an Interstate 40 offramp about 50...

Week 7 preview: UGA looks to avoid another upset of No. 1

Oct. 15, 2021 03:03 AM EDT

No. 1 has been a particularly secure position during the College Football Playoff era. Last week's Alabama loss as the No. 1 team in the country to Texas A&M was just the fourth outside of the playoff for the top-ranked team in the AP poll during the eight-year...

Thursday's Scores

Oct. 15, 2021 00:35 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Adair 20, Kansas 12 Anadarko 20, McLoud 7 Antlers 50, Idabel 19 Apache 28, Cordell 20 Arkoma 54, Cave Springs 6 Balko 40, Shattuck 12 ...

Thursday's Scores

Oct. 15, 2021 00:16 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Amarillo Tascosa 46, Amarillo Caprock 14 ¶ Austin Vandegrift 34, Round Rock Cedar Ridge 7 ¶ Austin Westlake 77, Buda Hays 0 ¶ Bryan 30, Killeen 14 ...

Abortion supporters ask Oklahoma court to put 3 laws on hold

Oct. 14, 2021 17:40 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Reproductive rights supporters have filed an appeal asking the Oklahoma Supreme Court to put three anti-abortion laws on hold, including restrictions on medication-induced abortions. The appeal Wednesday comes after District Judge Cindy Truong said...

Oklahoma governor, attorney general blast vaccine mandate

Oct. 14, 2021 15:25 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt and Attorney General John O'Connor on Thursday blasted President Joe Biden’s pending vaccine mandate for businesses with more than 100 employees. “This action is not just federal overreach; it’s unconstitutional,”...

Undefeated No. 12 Cowboys bring defense to meet No. 25 Texas

Oct. 14, 2021 13:11 PM EDT

No. 12 Oklahoma State (5-0, 2-0 Big 12) at No. 25 Texas (4-2, 2-1), Saturday at noon EDT (FOX). Line: Texas by 4 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Texas leads 26-9. WHAT'S AT STAKE? The...

Worthy the new Longhorn challenge for No. 12 Oklahoma State

Oct. 14, 2021 12:06 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas receiver Xavier Worthy had just lost a fumble that cost Texas a lead late in the game against Oklahoma and Longhorns coach Steve Sarkisian was stalking him on the sideline. The mistake was worth a scolding, and a harsh one at that. Sarkisian...