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Sooner Born, Sooner Bound: Westmoore Standout Fulfills Dream, Follows in Father’s Footsteps

Sooner Born, Sooner Bound: Westmoore Standout Fulfills Dream, Follows in Father’s Footsteps

By Chris Plank When Skip Johnson took over this year as the new University of Oklahoma baseball coach, he immediately started looking for difference makers. One of his first targets was not only right up the road from Norman, but also a familiar name in the Sooner Nation. Westmoore standout Braxton Bohrofen recently signed with the OU baseball program, realizing a lifelong dream. […]

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Drake Stoops stays home, picks OU

After a record-breaking career at Norman North, standout wide receiver Drake Stoops elected to stay home committed to the Oklahoma Sooners as a preferred walk-on. He chose OU over offers from Air Force, Arkansas State, Memphis, Ohio, Western Kentucky, Youngstown State and Iowa. Stoops announced his decision via Twitter with the post titled “The Next Chapter.” […]

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Jerry Schmidt bolts for Texas A&M

By now, you’ve probably heard that Oklahoma strength and conditioning coach Jerry Schmidt is leaving to take the same position at Texas A&M. He will join new TAMU head coach Jimbo Fisher who recently came over from Florida State on a fully guaranteed 10-year, $75 million deal. It appears A&M athletic director Scott Woodward and […]

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SportsTalk Network features busy winter broadcast schedule

The SportsTalk Network continues its commitment to Norman Public Schools athletics with a bevy of winter broadcast programming. It includes live streaming of athletics via Norman Sports TV and a series of coaches’ shows from O’Connell’s Irish Pub and Grille on historic Campus Corner. Coaches’ shows will be radio-only broadcasts. However, all of the live […]

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The Crimson Preview: Northwestern

The Crimson Preview: Northwestern

Thanks to a win last Saturday at then-No. 3 Wichita State and Trae Young’s NCAA record-tying 22-assists explosion versus Northwestern, the Oklahoma Sooners and Young are turning into the talk of college basketball. They are back in action tonight at 6 p.m. when Big Ten foe Northwestern visits the Lloyd Noble Center. Let’s dive into […]

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