By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     This year’s 7th edition of the BTW/McLain Alumni Basketball game has a lot of interesting twist to it. First the series is tied 3-3 so this is one for true bragging rights under...
www.baltimorebeatdown.com By Frank J. Platko      Does Baltimore have their eye on yet another Alabama prospect?   Just one day out from the draft, ESPN’s Jamison Hensley is reporting that the Ravens have been showing “increasing interest” in Josh Jacobs, the running back prospect from Alabama. Jamison Hensley ✔@jamisonhensley Ravens...
www.nfl.com     Several schools west of the Mississippi had interest in Brailford coming out of Tulsa's Booker T. Washington High School, where he was a first-team all-state pick his senior year (98 tackles, 11 sacks). The home-state Cowboys won out, and...
www.chicagotribune.com By Dan Wiederer Contact Reporter       Figure out where you’d like to start. It doesn’t matter really. With Oklahoma State running back Justice Hill, the eye-catching moments are easy to find. If you want the best game from Hill’s best season, drop right...
www.msn.com By Andy Patton       Much ado was made about Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett's perfect (158.3) passer rating when targeted last season, an extraordinarily rare feat that exemplified the stellar relationship between the fourth-year receiver and his quarterback, Russell Wilson.     But Lockett, despite...
www.sportswriters.net     Duke's Zion Williamson, the nation's only player to average at least 20 points and shoot at least 65 percent from the field, has been selected by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association to receive the 2018-19 Wayman Tisdale Award as the National Freshman Player...
By Eagle Newswire     Over the past several months a prominent member of the Tulsa media has had a clear agenda when it comes to covering the University of Tulsa athletics department. While certain sports are given a free pass despite...
www.projects.oudaily.com By George Stoia · @GeorgeStoia   There are 21 players from Oklahoma on the Sooners’ 91-man roster.   For decades, most of OU’s players have come from all over the country, especially from Texas (there are 35 Texans on this year’s roster). But the Sooner...
www.forbes.com By Kori Hale     Beyoncé has taken her talents to Adidas for the relaunch of her Ivy Park athleisure line. Additionally, Adidas said the music icon will be a “creative partner” for the brand. Adidas has been relying heavily on fashion...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net       Scott Stafford has enjoyed success in athletics, entertainment and business. Stafford in a sense is probably one of the most humble and quietest men that you will ever meet. Stafford is one of...