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Boone scores 18, leads balanced Oklahoma State over Ole Miss

Jan. 28, 2023 22:44 PM EST

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Kalib Boone scored 18 points to lead four in double figures as Oklahoma State rolled to an 82-60 victory over Mississippi on Saturday night in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge. Boone was 6 of 6 from the floor and made 6 of 8 free throws. Avery Anderson III was...

Oklahoma's Robertson sets D-I mark for 3s in loss to Iowa St

Jan. 28, 2023 22:33 PM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Ashley Joens scored 32 points to lead No. 18 Iowa State to an 86-78 win over No. 14 Oklahoma on Saturday, overshadowing the Sooners' Taylor Robertson becoming the Division I leader in 3-pointers. Robertson's first basket of the game, at 4:18 of the first quarter,...

Sherfield scores 30 as Oklahoma beats No. 2 Alabama 93-69

Jan. 28, 2023 18:21 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — With Oklahoma set to join the Southeastern Conference in 2025, Sooners fans used the SEC/Big 12 Challenge to give Alabama a dose of the energy they plan to bring to the league. After taunting the second-ranked Crimson Tide with chants of “S-E-C” and...

Hurts, Purdy set for college-era rematch in NFC title tilt

Jan. 28, 2023 10:30 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jalen Hurts and Brock Purdy could be primed for a shootout in the NFC championship game. It's the first time Hurts — the league MVP finalist for the Philadelphia Eagles — and Purdy, the “ Mr. Irrelevant ” rookie sensation for the San Francisco 49ers,...

Pandemic, culture wars revive 'school choice' policy push

Jan. 27, 2023 08:07 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Nichole Mason first became concerned when she learned administrators at her children's public school were allowing transgender students to use girls' bathrooms. Her frustrations mounted when she felt her children's next school went too far with how they enforced COVID...

Oklahoma investigators identify body as missing 4-year-old

Jan. 27, 2023 07:36 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The body of a child found in Oklahoma earlier this month was positively identified as 4-year-old Athena Brownfield, who investigators said was beaten to death by a caregiver on Christmas. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation announced on social media...

Oklahoma investigators confirm body is missing 4-year-old girl Athena Brownfield, allegedly killed by caregiver

Jan. 26, 2023 23:57 PM EST
Oklahoma City (AP) — Oklahoma investigators confirm body is missing 4-year-old girl Athena Brownfield, allegedly killed by caregiver.

Oklahoma AG appoints independent counsel in Glossip case

Jan. 26, 2023 18:28 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Attorney General Gentner Drummond on Thursday appointed an independent counsel to conduct a comprehensive review of the murder conviction and death sentence of Richard Glossip, a death row inmate who has long maintained his innocence in a 1997 murder-for-hire...

Texas women unranked but on a tear to top of Big 12

Jan. 26, 2023 13:35 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Longhorns' quick fall from preseason No. 3 all the way to unranked was one of the biggest disappearing acts of the women's college basketball season. They're still unranked, but it's easy to find them now. Just look at the top of the Big 12 standings....

Gason, Texas women rout No. 14 Oklahoma 78-58

Jan. 26, 2023 00:56 AM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — DeYona Gaston scored 19 poi nts and Texas routed No. 14 Oklahoma 78-58 on Wednesday night as the Sooners went 1-for-17 shooting in the third quarter and missed 17 straight shots in the second half. Taylor Jones scored 16 points and Shaylee Gonzales 12 with...