University of Oklahoma
The Cotton Bowl at Dallas Fair Park hosted the annual Red River Rivalry Saturday between the Universities of Oklahoma and Texas.
The Cotton Bowl and Dallas’ Fair Park may soon get a $25 million upgrade via a fast-track proposal to keep a tradition going at the State Fair of Texas.
Chuck Neinas is the next man on deck as the new interim commissioner of the Big 12 Conference.
The seismic shift in college athletics has once again been diverted. Most likely, the latest round of conference realignment will only produce a handful of changes. The 16-team superconference is again on hold.
The Tulsa World reported that Stoops got a three-year extension at $5.15 million per year. He also received a $75,000 annual raise in his base salary and other “stay bonuses” and “stay benefits.”
Missouri chancellor Brady Deaton says the Big 12′s fate largely rests with Oklahoma. Deaton said he and other university leaders “are working every day to hold the Big 12 together” but the next move is largely dependent on the Sooners.
A person with knowledge of the situation says Texas and Oklahoma officials met over the weekend amid speculation that the Sooners are considering leaving the Big 12.
Jordan Hamilton scored 17 points and No. 12 Texas sent rival Oklahoma to an 0-3 start in the Big 12 with a 66-46 win.