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Top seed Texas rallies, beats Texas A&M in extra innings in super regional to keep its season alive

May. 26, 2024 00:11 AM EDT

Texas took a roundabout path to keeping its season alive. Ashton Maloney knocked in Kayden Henry on a fielder’s choice in the top of the ninth for the go-ahead run as the top-seeded Longhorns beat No. 16 Texas A&M 9-8 in nine innings in Game 2 of the Austin Super Regional on...

What you can do to try to stay safe when a tornado hits, and also well beforehand

May. 25, 2024 10:30 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Record warmth this winter fueled a deadly tornado outbreak across parts of Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana and Arkansas in March. Then tornadoes killed multiple people and injured at least 35 others in Iowa. Recent twisters have even struck in places unaccustomed to them, such as one near...

Schubart, Holiday help Oklahoma State beat UCF 10-1, advance to Big 12 semifinals

May. 25, 2024 01:37 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nolan Schubart hit a home run and drove in four runs, Brian Holiday threw a complete game and No. 2 seed Oklahoma State beat eighth-seeded UCF 10-1 Friday night in an elimination game at the Big 12 Tournament. Holiday allowed eight hits and hit three...

Texas A&M shocks No. 1 Texas in super regional; Oklahoma, UCLA advance to World Series

May. 25, 2024 01:02 AM EDT

Just like that, Texas’ dream season is in jeopardy. Trinity Cannon knocked in five runs, and No. 16 seed Texas A&M stunned the top-seeded Longhorns 6-5 in Game 1 of the Austin Super Regional on Friday night. The teams will meet again Saturday for Game 2 of the...

Oklahoma beats FSU 4-2, sweeps Norman Super Regional to earn 4th consecutive WCWS berth

May. 25, 2024 01:02 AM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Kasidi Pickering went 2 for 4 with a home run, Maya Bland threw two perfect innings of relief and Oklahoma beat Florida State 4-2 Friday night, sweeping the best-of-three Norman Super Regional and stretching its win streak to a record 17 straight games in NCAA Tournament...

Garcia pitches Oklahoma State to 4-0 win over Texas Tech for spot in Big 12 Tournament semifinal

May. 24, 2024 23:07 PM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Sam Garcia allowed just three hits in eight shutout innings to lead second-seeded Oklahoma State to a 4-0 victory over No. 10 seed Texas Tech on Friday night, sending the Cowboys to a semifinal nightcap against UCF at the Big 12 Tournament. The winner between...

3-time defending champ Oklahoma beats Florida State 11-3 in super regional opener

May. 24, 2024 00:31 AM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Three-time defending national champion Oklahoma is one win away from going back to the Women's College World Series. Alyssa Brito went 3 for 3 with two homers and the second-seeded Sooners beat No. 15 seed Florida State 11-3 in six innings in Game 1 of the...

Brito homers twice, Oklahoma pounds Florida State 11-3 in opener of Norman Super Regional

May. 23, 2024 22:11 PM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Alyssa Brito hit two home runs, giving second-seeded Oklahoma the lead for good with a leadoff shot in the bottom of the third inning, and the Sooners breezed to a five-inning 11-3 run-rule victory over Florida State on Thursday night to begin the Norman Super Regional. ...

Jaxon Willits hits a 2-run HR, Oklahoma survives 7 errors to beat Kansas 7-5 at Big 12 Tournament

May. 23, 2024 19:42 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jaxon Willits hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the fifth inning, Scott Mudler went 2 for 3 with two RBIs and No. 1 seed Oklahoma survived its seven errors to beat Kansas 7-5 Thursday to advance to the semifinals of the Big 12 Tournament. Oklahoma (36-18)...

The bodies of two Kansas women who disappeared in Oklahoma were found in a buried freezer

May. 23, 2024 19:39 PM EDT

The bodies of two Kansas women who disappeared in Oklahoma were found in a buried freezer, according to recently unsealed court documents. The bodies of Veronica Butler, 27, and Jilian Kelley, 39, both of Hugoton, Kansas, were found April 14 buried on land in rural Texas County...