OU's Lincoln Riley Optimistic About 2020 Season; Says 'The World Is Going To Need Football'Oklahoma's head coach Lincoln Riely expressed optimism about the 2020 NCAA football season on a conference call Tuesday, March 31st.
Sooners, Bears Rematch In Big 12 Championship Has Bigger College Football Playoff ImplicationsAfter the Sooners overcame a 25-point deficit to win 34-31 at Baylor in mid-November, the Bears rebounded with wins over longtime nemesis Texas and Kansas to guarantee the rematch.
Oklahoma Sooners Take Down Houston 49-31, But Hurts Says 'We've Gotta Do Better'It was a record setting NCAA effort, but even one of the best nights ever for an Oklahoma Sooner wasn't good enough for Jalen Hurts.
Sooners Coach Riley Ready To Build On Last Year's SuccessLincoln Riley now has a season under his belt and a pay increase that often comes with a job well done. He led Oklahoma to a No. 3 final ranking and cashed in with a new contract.
TCU Surprises With Robinson As QB At Big 12 Media DaysTCU coach Gary Patterson didn't bring Shawn Robinson to Big 12 media days to declare the young quarterback a starter. "Superstitious reasons," Patterson said.
Oklahoma Approves $25 Million For Lincoln Riley Over 5 YearsOklahoma will pay football coach Lincoln Riley $25 million over the next five years, including $4.8 million this season. The new numbers were approved on Tuesday.
Sooners Coach Lincoln Riley Looks Ahead After Departure Of Baker MayfieldIt's been one year since Lincoln Riley has taken over as the Oklahoma Sooners head football coach. His focus is now on Kyler Murray from Allen.
Sooners QB Baker Mayfield Won't Start Home Finale After Lewd GestureOklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield will not start his final regular season game Saturday at home against West Virginia after making a lewd gesture against Kansas.
No. 2 Oklahoma Turns Attention To Tulane After Big WinThe Sooners say they have come down off that high and have things in perspective heading into Saturday's home game against Tulane.
New Sooners Coach Riley Gets First Big Test At Ohio StateThe Sooners rolled past UTEP in Lincoln Riley's debut as head coach. On Saturday, just days after Riley's 34th birthday, he'll take Oklahoma on the road to face Ohio State.
Lincoln Riley To Debut As Sooners Head Coach Vs. UTEPOklahoma's Lincoln Riley will make his head coaching debut. The 33-year-old is the youngest head coach in the FBS. He wants to get things clicking and take momentum into the Sooners' showdown at No. 2 Ohio State next week.
Oklahoma's Riley Faces High Expectations In First YearLincoln Riley has taken over for longtime Oklahoma football coach Bob Stoops, yet little has changed about Sooner football. As usual, Oklahoma is expected to make a run at the Big 12 and national titles.
Big 12 Media Day 1 RecapThe Big 12 Media days began at the Ford Center at the Star Monday.
Big 12 Opens Media Days With 3 New CoachesWhen the Big 12 kicks off its football media days on Monday, three new head coaches will take the podium at a new venue for the conference's annual two-day midsummer gathering.
Sooners Without Stoops Still Preseason Pick To Win Big 12Oklahoma is the preseason favorite to win another Big 12 title after coach Bob Stoops' surprise retirement.