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Oklahoma guards De'Vion Harmon (11) and Elijah Harkless (24) react during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck)

Harmon's 22 points sends Oklahoma past No. 9 Kansas 75-68

Jan. 23, 2021 3:30 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — De’Vion Harmon scored 22 points and Oklahoma beat No. 9 Kansas 75-68 Saturday for its second victory this month over a top-10 opponent. Oklahoma (9-4, 5-3 Big 12) has won three of its last four games against Kansas (10-5, 4-4) in Norman and is 8-1 at home this season at the...

The Latest: Virus scraps Monmouth's games with Manhattan

Jan. 22, 2021 5:00 PM EST

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Monmouth’s men’s basketball team has paused all team activities following a positive COVID-19 result and will enter a quarantine period. This weekend’s games at Manhattan have been postponed. The schedule...

Oklahoma guard Elijah Harkless, right, and Kansas State guard DaJuan Gordon reach for the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, in Norman, Okla. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Harmon, Harkless lead Oklahoma to 76-50 win over K-State

Jan. 19, 2021 8:48 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — De’Vion Harmon scored 16 points, Elijah Harkless had eight points, 13 rebounds, six assists and three steals and Oklahoma beat Kansas State 76-50 on Tuesday night, handing the Wildcats their fifth-straight loss. Oklahoma closed the first half on a 15-2 run — with nine...

TCU's Taryn Todd (11) drives against Oklahoma's Rick Issanza (20) and Elijah Harkless (24) while TCU's Kevin Samuel (21) runs into position during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Norman, Okla., Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck)

Harmon scores 22 points; Oklahoma cruises past TCU 82-46

Jan. 12, 2021 10:09 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — De’Vion Harmon made four 3-pointers and scored 22 points to lead Oklahoma to an 82-46 rout over TCU on Tuesday night. Oklahoma (7-4, 3-3), which beat TCU 82-78 on Dec. 6 in a Big 12 Conference opener, ended a two-game losing skid. The Horned Frogs (9-5, 2-4) have lost three...

Oklahoma wide receiver Charleston Rambo (14) catches a touchdown pass next to Florida defensive back Jaydon Hill (23) during the Cotton Bowl NCAA college football game in Arlington, Texas, Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020. (Ian Maule/Tulsa World via AP)

Oklahoma deals with roster changes after Cotton Bowl win

Jan. 5, 2021 4:03 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma has had a flurry of roster activity in the days following its blowout win over Florida in the Cotton Bowl. Receiver Charleston Rambo announced plans to enter the transfer portal Monday on Twitter. He was a preseason All-Big 12 receiver this season, but quarterback Spencer...

Oklahoma guard De'Vion Harmon (11) goes to the basket in front of West Virginia guard Miles McBride, right, in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, in Norman, Okla. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Gibson hits 8 3s, Oklahoma beats No. 9 West Virginia 75-71

Jan. 2, 2021 7:31 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Umoja Gibson made eight 3-pointers and scored a season-high 29 points, and Oklahoma recovered after blowing an 18-point halftime lead to beat No. 9 West Virginia 75-71 on Saturday. The Sooners (6-1, 2-1 Big 12) have won three straight and four of five against the Mountaineers (8-3,...

Denise Dutton walks in the snow while shopping on Brookside Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020, in Tulsa, Okla. (Mike Simons/Tulsa World via AP)

Heavy snow expected in Texas; storm could spawn tornadoes

Dec. 30, 2020 11:33 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A winter storm moving across southwestern Texas on Wednesday could dump more than a foot (0.30 meters) of snow before moving eastward and possibly spawning tornadoes in parts of Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi on New Year's Eve, according to weather forecasters. Jeremy Grams, a...

Texas Tech's Marcus Santos-Silva (14) is defended by Oklahoma's Brady Manek (35) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Norman, Okla., Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck)

Shannon's 21 help No. 15 Texas Tech hold off Oklahoma 69-67

Dec. 22, 2020 10:54 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Texas Tech came painfully close to starting its Big 12 season with two losses. With some grit and a little luck, the Red Raiders avoided that fate. Terrence Shannon Jr. scored 21 points and Marcus Santos-Silva had 18 to help No. 15 Texas Tech hold off Oklahoma 69-67 on Tuesday night....

Oklahoma head coach Lincoln Riley hosts the Big 12 Conference championship trophy after defeating Iowa State 27-21 in an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter)

Oklahoma RB Pledger, QB Mordecai announce transfer plans

Dec. 21, 2020 2:03 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma running back T.J. Pledger and quarterback Tanner Mordecai say they plan to transfer Both made their announcements on social media. Mordecai said he already has entered he transfer portal. Pledger said he has decided to enter. Pledger had an injury-plagued career with the...

Oklahoma forward Kur Kuath (52) goes up for a dunk in front of Houston Baptist guard Brycen Long (3) and guard Pedro Castro, right, in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, in Norman, Okla. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Iwuakor sparks Oklahoma to 84-65 win over Houston Baptist

Dec. 19, 2020 7:20 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Victor Iwuakor scored eight of his 12 points in a game-breaking 14-0 run that started in the middle of the second half and Oklahoma pulled away from Houston Baptist for an 84-65 win on Saturday. Austin Reaves led the Sooners (5-1) with 15 points and Brady Manek added 13. The Huskies...