Riley’s first season offered tremendous success, some very real lessons

NORMAN — There’s no way to be justifiably critical of Lincoln Riley’s first season at the Sooner helm.

There’s no way to get too upset about a third straight conference championship and a trip to the College Football Playoff.

Beyond that, his success on the recruiting trail and the personal touches he appears to be adding to the convincing-them-to-come-to-Norman process would appear to