Oklahoma’s star-studded defense was expected to match its explosive offense this season.
The Sooners’ hated rival pops up on the schedule just in time to help them refocus after their first loss. Oklahoma fell at TCU last Saturday and dropped from No. 4 to No. 11 in the Top 25.
On Monday, Stoops allowed that TCU ‘probably’ was the best team the Sooners have played so far this season.
The Sooners capped off a strong finish to last season with a win over Alabama in the Sugar Bowl that energized the rabid fan base.
Oklahoma got a lot of attention with its upset victory over Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. The challenge for Oklahoma will be keeping a team that has been praised all offseason hungry.
Oklahoma football coach Bob Stoops’ salary will jump to $5.25 million for the upcoming season.
The mercurial state of college football could be summed up by listening to Big 12 coaches respond to questions Monday as spring practices draw to a close.
Whatever Bob Stoops may have said about the overall strength of the Southeastern Conference, that apparently doesn’t apply when it comes to the challenge he sees before 11th-ranked Oklahoma in the Sugar Bowl.
Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops says the position of starting quarterback will once again likely be a “game-time decision” when the 11th-ranked Sooners face Alabama in the Sugar Bowl.
Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops made two things clear Monday: There won’t be a change at quarterback for the Sooners and he is OK with the direction his program is headed.
Alongside fifth-ranked Baylor, No. 13 Oklahoma, No. 15 Texas Tech and No. 18 Oklahoma State, it’s unranked Texas (5-2, 4-0) that can take sole possession of first place over the idle Bears with a win at home Saturday against Kansas.
While the Sooners have the No. 1 pass defense in the nation, Stoops said slowing down Texas Tech will be the job of more than just the defensive unit. The offense must help as well.