Cougars nip Sooners on pitch

A year ago, BYU eliminated Oklahoma from NCAA soccer play. Friday night at John Crain Field, though just an exhibition, the Cougars had their way again.

BYU, eighth-ranked in the preseason coaches poll, prevailed 1-0 on a 77th-minute one-timer from above the penalty box from Brittain Steiner.

The Sooners, coming off the most successful season in program history — having reached the NCAA’s