The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
Three Tulsa teenagers have been arrested and charged with gunning down an Arlington man early Saturday morning.
Conference USA, which is expanding to 14 members even with four leaving for the Big East in 2013, announced its football schedule and new division alignments Wednesday.
Pat Swilling made one of two free throws with 3.2 seconds remaining and teammate Scottie Haralson rebounded the miss to give Tulsa a 50-49 victory over TCU Saturday.
About 450 mechanics and fleet service workers at American Airlines’ Tulsa maintenance base will be laid off by February, the company and union officials announced Friday.
A life can change in an instant. It did for Devon Walker of Tulane University after a helmet to helmet collision. In October 2009, life also changed for Jared Williams of West Dallas
The University of Tulsa has fired Geoffrey Orsak as president after 74 days on the job and one day after granting him a leave of absence.
A North Texas rail line that closed following a seven-car derailment has been repaired and reopened.
Former NFL defensive lineman Alonzo Spellman has been released from the Tulsa County Jail after pleading no contest to a variety of charges.
Conference USA has announced plans to hold its postseason basketball tournaments in Tulsa in 2013 and in El Paso, Texas, in 2014.
American Airlines workers in Tulsa say they are stepping up efforts to save hundreds of local jobs that could be on the bankrupt company’s chopping block.
Riley Nelson threw three touchdown passes to Cody Hoffman, the last with 11 seconds left, and Brigham Young beat Tulsa 24-21 on Friday at Ford Stadium in Dallas.