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Oklahoma State guard Chris Harris Jr. (2) attempts to block a dunk by Texas forward Kamaka Hepa (33) during the second half an NCAA college basketball game in Stillwater, Okla., Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Brody Schmidt)

Hepa, Ramey help Texas beat Oklahoma State 76-64

Jan. 16, 2020 12:00 AM EST

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Courtney Ramey was pulled from the starting lineup for several games, and while his minutes remained about the same, he still didn’t like it. But instead of sulking, he worked harder, played better and has returned to his role of starting guard. Ramey had 14 points, nine...

Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam (43) shoots as Oklahoma City Thunder guard Terrance Ferguson defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Powell's 23 help Raptors hold off Thunder 130-121

Jan. 15, 2020 11:50 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Norman Powell doesn't need to work his way back into form. The Toronto guard missed 11 games with a left shoulder injury before returning to action this week. In his second game back, he scored 23 points, and the Raptors held off a furious rally to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder...

Tulsa shuts down East Carolina in second half for 65-49 win

Jan. 15, 2020 9:46 PM EST

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Brandon Rachal had 21 points and Jeriah Horne added 14 points as Tulsa defeated East Carolina 65-49 on Wednesday night. Martins Igbanu added eight points and 10 rebounds for Tulsa (11-6, 3-1 American Athletic Conference). The game was tied at 30 at halftime and again at 34 with 17...

Roberston scores 31, Oklahoma women top No. 17 West Virginia

Jan. 15, 2020 9:30 PM EST

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Taylor Roberston made eight 3-pointers and scored a career-high 31 points to help Oklahoma beat No. 17 West Virginia 73-49 on Wednesday night. Robertson, who is the national leader in made 3s with 86, extended her program record to eight straight games with at least 20 points. Madi...

Trial begins against company in Oklahoma oil rig explosion

Jan. 15, 2020 12:31 PM EST

McALESTER, Okla. (AP) — The wrongful death trial against a oilfield equipment contractor in connection with a January 2018 explosion and fire that killed five men in southeastern Oklahoma is underway. The McAlester News-Capital reports that attorneys for the families of Parker Waldridge of Crescent; Matt...

Ex-Oklahoma Arby's manager gets prison for killing customer

Jan. 15, 2020 11:22 AM EST

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A former manager at an Oklahoma Arby's restaurant who was charged with fatally shooting a customer she said spit on her has been sentenced to two decades in prison. Deionna Young, 26, pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter Monday, the Tulsa World reported. Young will serve 20 years...

Kansas' Marcus Garrett (0) and Isaiah Moss (4) slap hands during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma in Norman, Okla., Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck)

Moss scores 20 points, No. 6 Kansas beats Oklahoma 66-52

Jan. 15, 2020 12:28 AM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Isaiah Moss made the transition from reserve to starter look easy. The graduate transfer scored 20 points in his first start for Kansas and helped the sixth-ranked Jayhawks beat Oklahoma 66-52 on Tuesday night. Moss stepped in for leading scorer Devon Dotson, who sat out with a hip...

Police: Customer attacks manicurists for speaking Vietnamese

Jan. 14, 2020 4:43 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An angry Oklahoma City woman is accused of slapping a nail salon worker and punching and threatening another with a knife because the workers were speaking Vietnamese, police said Tuesday. Candace Nicole Muzny, 43, was arrested on complaints of assault with a dangerous weapon and...

Moody's downgrades debt rating for largest Boeing supplier

Jan. 14, 2020 3:38 PM EST

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Moody's Investors Service announced that it is downgrading the debt rating for Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. to junk-bond status after the major supplier of fuselages for Boeing's troubled 737 Max announced massive layoffs last week. Monday's downgrade comes after Spirit announced Friday...

Oklahoma City Thunder's Mike Muscala, left, sets a pick for Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, right, of Canada as he drives past Minnesota Timberwolves' Josh Okogie of Nigeria in the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Gilgeous-Alexander's first triple-double leads Thunder

Jan. 13, 2020 11:28 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander's goal was to play a better all-around game. He did that and then some. Gilgeous-Alexander had 20 points, a career-high 20 rebounds and 10 assists in his first triple-double, leading the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 117-104 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on...