Sooners have home opener Friday after three weekends on the road

NORMAN — Oklahoma coach Patty Gasso is just happy to be home.

The Sooners (9-2) have already played nearly half their non-conference schedule before Friday’s 5 p.m. home opener against Missouri State. They’re ready to fix some of their mistakes in losses to No. 9 Arizona and Boston University. But more than that, they’re just glad to be sleeping in their own beds,