Oklahoma running back Keith Ford will miss his third straight game Saturday against Texas with a fractured right fibula.
Five of the top eight teams in the AP rankings lost, a first since the poll went to 25 spots in 1989. TCU was the biggest benefactor, jumping 16 spots after upsetting Oklahoma.
TCU coach Gary Patterson can’t forget the big plays, the ones against his team in those close Big 12 losses to Oklahoma.
The Sooners overcame their first deficit of the season to quiet a crowd at West Virginia, and now Oklahoma will use a bye week to try to build on a solid start to the season.
DART has announced additional rail service in preparation for the State Fair of Texas, which opens on September 26. The expanded rail service begins on Monday.
The Oklahoma Supreme Court has ruled that the University of Oklahoma can enforce its one-year suspension of linebacker Frank Shannon.
Oklahoma quarterback Blake Bell dominated Tulsa a year ago. He could do it again on Saturday, but in a much different way, when the Sooners play the Golden Hurricane.
Oklahoma linebacker Frank Shannon’s pending suspension could push Jordan Evans into the spotlight.
The University of Oklahoma has voted to suspend linebacker Frank Shannon for a year, but the school has been unable to enforce the decision.
Zack Sanchez entered last season as an unknown, one of many young players on a team looking to rebuild after a 2012 season in which the Sooners’ defense was routinely torched by opposing offenses.
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.