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  1. Oklahoma still getting used to its newest front court addition

    Dec 5, 2014, 10:30 AM EST

    TaShawn Thomas

    A player with the low-post scoring ability of TaShawn Thomas is something Oklahoma didn’t have last season.

  2. Buddy Hield, improved shot selection the keys in Oklahoma’s win over No. 22 UCLA

    Nov 26, 2014, 6:42 PM EST

    Buddy Hield  (AP)

    After launching 22 three-pointers in the first half, Oklahoma took a wiser approach to the offensive end of the floor as they outlasted No. 22 UCLA.

  3. Buddy Hield gets hot from three in No. 19 Oklahoma’s season-opening win

    Nov 16, 2014, 5:32 PM EST

    Buddy Hield, Kevin House

    Hield made all seven of his three-point attempts for the Sooners, who scored the first 16 points of the game.

  4. Transfer forward cleared to play immediately at Oklahoma

    Nov 15, 2014, 10:55 PM EST

    TaShawn Thomas, Mangok Mathiang

    TaShawn Thomas held out hope that he’d be cleared to play immediately, and he reportedly received the good word Saturday.

  5. Three-star small forward becomes Oklahoma’s third 2015 commitment

    Oct 23, 2014, 5:41 PM EST

    Lon Kruger

    Christian James joins Rashard Odomes and Akolda Manyang in Oklahoma’s 2015 haul.

  6. Top 25 Countdown: No. 15 Oklahoma Sooners

    Oct 20, 2014, 5:00 PM EST

    Buddy Hield (AP Photo)

    Oklahoma has a chance to be the second-best team in the Big 12, especially if a key player receives a waiver.

  7. Three-star shooting guard becomes Oklahoma’s second 2015 commitment

    Sep 24, 2014, 11:38 PM EST

    Lon Kruger

    Oklahoma has multiple contributors at the guard spots who have eligibility remaining beyond 2014-15, but that didn’t keep them from adding another talented piece to the rotation.

  8. Oklahoma lands 2015 JuCo 7-footer Akolda Manyang

    Jun 15, 2014, 2:05 PM EST

    AP

    The first commit in Oklahoma’s Class of 2015 comes from the JuCo ranks.

  9. Oklahoma releases non-conference schedule filled with NCAA Tournament teams

    Jun 6, 2014, 10:20 PM EST

    Oklahoma Sooners head coach Kruger gestures toward players while playing against San Diego State Aztecs during NCAA basketball game in Philadelphia

    Oklahoma is going to have a strong non-conference schedule this season before they hit the Big 12.

  10. Report: Creighton and Oklahoma schedule home-and-home series

    May 5, 2014, 6:20 PM EST

    Lon Kruger

    Creighton and Oklahoma have scheduled a home-and-home series to begin next year.

  11. Report: Oklahoma gets JUCO point guard to offset loss of Je’lon Hornbeak

    Apr 26, 2014, 10:57 AM EST

    Oklahoma Sooners head coach Kruger gestures toward players while playing against San Diego State Aztecs during NCAA basketball game in Philadelphia

    Oklahoma landed junior college point guard Giovanni McLean on Friday to help offset the loss of transfer guard Je’lon Hornbeak.

  12. Khadeem Lattin commits to Oklahoma

    Oct 24, 2013, 1:11 PM EST

    NBPA Top 100 camp

    Lon Kruger landed himself a former top 25 recruit from Texas on Thursday afternoon, as Khadeem Lattin committed to play his college ball at Oklahoma. Lattin, who is currently sitting at No. 124 in Rivals’ top 150, is a 6-foot-9 power forward from Texas that was home-schooled his final two years in high school. He…

  13. Billboard on a Vegas highway uses picture of wrong UNLV coach (PHOTO)

    Sep 5, 2013, 9:20 AM EST

    Jeff Scheid/Las Vegas Review-Journal

    Notice anything wrong with that billboard? That photo, of a billboard on I-215 in Las Vegas, was taken by the Las Vegas Review-Journal on Wednesday. Lon Kruger, the guy you see up there in a suit, as been at Oklahoma since April … of 2011. UNLV’s head coach for the past two seasons has been…

  14. Oklahoma point guard Isaiah Cousins arrested

    Jun 23, 2013, 4:00 PM EST

    soonersports.com

    In the early hours of Saturday morning, Isaiah Cousins was arrested for¬†public intoxication and interfering with a police officer, according to the¬†Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office in Norman, OK. Cousins, a point guard on the Oklahoma men’s basketball team, just finished his freshman year with the Sooners. He started several games early in the season, and…