The Oklahoma Sports Desk

OSU not looking for a repeat performance

     Earlier this week, Oklahoma State football coach Mike Gundy said he was proud of his defense for not totally collapsing in a 42-9 loss at TCU last Saturday. Read more...

Preseason confirmed Durant must return ASAP

     Mercifully, the Thunder’s preseason schedule came to an end Tuesday night at Chesapeake Arena with a fourth straight loss. The 105-91 setback came against a less-than-mighty Utah Jazz team that Sports Illustrated picked to finish 27th out of 30 teams this season. Read more...

Independent report: SI series on OSU 'fundamentally unfound'

Sports Illustrated’s allegations of misconduct in the Oklahoma State football program were “fundamentally unfound,” according to a joint investigation by an outside consultant hired by the university and the NCAA. Read more...

Top high school football games this week

Here is a look at the updated high school football rankings and the best games this week from Sean Thurmond. Read more...

Grieving football fans should just go right to 'acceptance'

     Even eternal optimists of Oklahoma football will struggle to fight off pessimism when it comes to their team’s Big 12 title chances this season. Read more...

Colby Daniels: Where will OSU's next win come from?

Oklahoma State, once an offensive juggernaut in the Big 12, is anything but that in 2014. Read more...

Steely: Mistakes doom Sooner playoff hopes

NORMAN -- Michael Hunnicutt missed two field goals. Read more...

Missed kicks sink Sooners

Norman, OK (SportsNetwork.com) - Jake Waters threw two touchdown passes and added a score on the ground, helping 14th-ranked Kansas State beat No. 11 Oklahoma 31-30 on Saturday afternoon. Read more...

Top 5 questions for OU vs. Kansas State

     1. "What the hell’s going on out here?” Legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi screamed this from the sidelines during a game against Minnesota Vikings in 1967 and there’s a good chance every Oklahoma coach, player and fan has wondered the same thing about the 2014 Sooners the last two weeks. It’s time to put up or shut up; time for OU to start living up to its advanced billing; lose today against Kansas State and any faint hope of being in the first-ever college football playoff are long gone. A convincing victory over a quality team like the Wildcats is precisely what the struggling Sooners need right now. Winning has always been the best cure for whatever's ailing you. Read more...

Big 12 title might come down to final weekend

The Big 12 Conference never fails to excite, and this week was no different for the league. Oklahoma, Texas, Baylor and Texas Christian University provided the nation with two of the best games of the week. The conference now boasts five Associated Press top 25 teams, including the No. 4 Baylor Bears. Read more...