The North backfield in this month’s Under Armour Senior Bowl will feature four 1,000-yard rushers from the Big 12. Oklahoma State’s Kendall Hunter, Kansas State’s Daniel Thomas, Oklahoma’s DeMarco Murray and Nebraska’s Roy Helu Jr. have all officially accepted invitations to the 2011 senior showcase event, officials announced today. The Under Armour Senior Bowl is scheduled for 3pm (CT) on January 29th in Mobile’s Ladd-Peebles Stadium. The game will be televised by Network.
Oklahoma running back DeMarco Murray has accepted an invitation to play in the 2011 Under Armour Senior Bowl. The game will be played on Jan. 29 at Mobile, Ala. Kickoff is set for 3 p.m., on the Network.
Oral Roberts’ Kevi Luper was named Summit League Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her performance during the week of Jan. 4-10.
The internationally-acclaimed Harlem Ambassadors will be visiting Sand
Springs for a game at Charles Page High School basketball court on January
30, 2011 at 4:00pm.
The eight players competing in the Three-Point Contest will be Corey Allmond (Fort Wayne Mad Ants), Andre Ingram (Utah Flash), Marcus Landry (Reno Bighorns), Chris Lofton (Iowa Energy), Scottie Reynolds (Springfield Jam), Jamar Smith (Maine Red Claws), Robert Vaden (Tulsa 66ers) and Booker Woodfox (Texas Legends).
Vaden is 30-70 (.429) from behind the arc this season. That shooting percentage is eighth-best in the league.
Despite the winter wonderland that arrived in Lawrence earlier this week, the University of Kansas softball team will report to campus Thursday, Jan. 13 as the 2011 season officially gets underway.
Former St. Louis Cardinals catcher Tom Pagnozzi will serve as the featured speaker at the 2011 Diamond Dinner, Friday, January 21 at the Tulsa Marriott Southern Hills.
Oklahoma’s program has been so balanced through the years that statistical champions have been somewhat of a rarity.
After winning their final seven games, including a road win over Notre Dame and an Hawaii Bowl blowout to Hawaii, the Tulsa Golden Hurricane finished the season as the No. 24 ranked team in the Associated Press final poll.
Former men’s golf coach Bill Brogden, volleyball record-holder Becky Dreher and baseball All-AmericanMichael Rogers have been elected to the Oral Roberts University Athletic Hall of Fame, Athletics Director Mike Carter announced on Monday.
Auburn running back Michael Dyer never heard any whistle, so he just kept running – past the tackler who thought he had him down and deep into Oregon territory.
The Oral Roberts women’s basketball team overcame a 19 point first half deficit and outscored North Dakota State by 21 points in the second half to post a thrilling 84-74 come from behind victory over the Bison Monday evening at the Bison Sports Arena.
The bowl season is winding down. It will end on the highest of notes though, with this week’s 25th Anniversary of the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals at the QuikTrip Center’s Tulsa Expo Raceway.