www.tulsaworld.com By Bill Hasten   During Kelvin Sampson’s six-season run as an NBA assistant coach, it was presumed that he was aching for a return to college basketball — the game with which he had been synonymous for so long, and from...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     The Tulsa Public School Board unanimously voted to approve the name change of Choteau Elementary to the Wayman Tisdale Fine Arts Academy. Tisdale was an Basketball All American at both Booker T. Washington High School...
ww.yurview.com By YurView - November 26, 2017       While the Oklahoma 6A-1 high school football playoffs features two teams, Owasso and Union, who played each other early on in the season, that’s not the case for the finalists in 6A-2. Bixby and Booker T. Washington will play for...
www.al.com By Matt Zenitzmzenitz@al.com That first one was a jet sweep. A motioning Josh Jacobs took the pitch from Jalen Hurts, cut upfield and showed why Alabama coaches wanted to get him more involved in the offense. Jacobs ran through a tackle attempt from...
www.bleacherreport.com By JASON KING     NORMAN, Oklahoma — Less than an hour before jotting his name on a piece of paper that would alter his life, Orlando Brown and his mother pulled into the parking lot at Sugarloaf Mills Mall just outside Atlanta. "Buy...
www.theplayerstribune.com   The Players’ Tribune has never been a platform where athletes just stick to sports. In the brief but impactful history of TPT, hundreds of athletes from all around the world have used the site to share their passions with...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net Tyler Lockett’s “Light It Up Foundation” is planning for a Christmas party for local kids on December 16, 2017 at The Gilcrease Hills Clubhouse. Lockett’s foundation again partnered with three local churches to identify...
www.al.com By Matt Zenitz  mzenitz@al.com https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FJFsUPoe-_A Marty Jacobs gets the question all the time from people back home in Oklahoma. "Is Josh going to get more touches this year?" they ask. "I just tell them, 'Hey, I don't know. We'll see when the time comes,'" said...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynx4-u57rKg   Ebi Ere is living the basketball players dream. Ere gets to travel all over the world playing professional basketball and, gets to spent his summers in his hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma with his children and...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pmbKO-c9-zE The Associated Press and NFL Pro Football Focus named former Booker T. Washington standout Tyler Lockett to their 2017 All-Pro 2nd team.  As stated by Pro Football Focus, the race to be our top returner came...