Sooners aim to make most of first time in the national spotlight

LOS ANGELES — Coach Lon Kruger’s Oklahoma men wrapped up practice Thursday and hurried to the airport.

Everyone knows that feeling. Flying begets chaos. What’s been left behind? Is everyone here? What’s the schedule, again?

Only, unlike most embarking on a near cross-country flight, the Sooners’ anxiety won’t disappear when they land.

Kruger’s scheduling isn’t for the faint of heart. The trip to