Families Of Bus Crash Victims To Share Nearly $11 MillionThe relatives of two passengers who died following a 2013 casino tour bus crash near Dallas will share a nearly $11 million judgment against the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.
5 Things: Final Four Margin Of Victory Record ObliteratedVillanova blasted Oklahoma 95-51, a semifinal record for margin, and North Carolina topped Syracuse 83-66. It sets up what should be—what we hope will be—a competitive final tonight.
Hield Wins Oscar Robertson TrophyBuddy Hield, who led Oklahoma to its first Final Four in 14 years, has won the Oscar Robertson Trophy, presented by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association to the nation's top college player.
MSU's Valentine Edges Out Hield To Win AP Player Of The Year AwardDenzel Valentine of Michigan State is The Associated Press Player of the Year, edging out Oklahoma's Buddy Hield by three votes.
Several Hurt, Homes, Businesses Damaged After Tornado In OklahomaAt least seven people were injured after severe storms spawned multiple tornado touchdowns in northeastern Oklahoma, damaging homes and businesses, authorities said.
Hield's Final Four With Oklahoma Payoff For Developing Years The sharpshooting guard has averaged 29.3 points in the NCAA Tournament heading into the Sooners' national semifinal Saturday against Villanova.
Earthquake Risk Increases, Especially In OklahomaFederal scientists said that the chance of damaging earthquakes hitting east of the Rockies has increased significantly, much of it a man-made byproduct of drilling for energy. Oklahoma now has a 1 in 8 chance of damaging quakes in 2016.
Hield Gets 37, Oklahoma Beats Oregon 80-68 To Hit Final FourOklahoma advanced to its first Final Four since 2002 with an 80-68 victory over Oregon in the West Region final of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday.
It's Villanova-Kansas In South Final, Oklahoma Meets Oregon In West Title Game The top-seeded Jayhawks won their 17th straight game by beating Maryland, 79-63, to reach the South Regional final behind Perry Ellis's 27 points.
Hield, Sooners Face Former Big 12 Foes Aggies In Sweet 16Hield and the second-seeded Sooners (27-7) face the third-seeded Aggies (28-8) in the Sweet 16 Thursday evening, four days after Texas A&M's stunning last-minute comeback against Northern Iowa.
Rising Star: Oklahoma Forward Khadeem LattinThe Oklahoma Sooners’ strength is their perimeter shooting, but their secret weapon is 6’9” forward Khadeem Lattin
Sooners Advance To Sweet 16 With 85-81 Win Over VCUBuddy Hield notched his 13th career 30+ point game, tying Michael Beasley for most in Big 12 history, in the Sooners 85-81 win over VCU in the NCAA Tournament.