Hartshorne is in the playoffs for the first time since 2016.
TULSA — Playoff football is coming back to Hook Eales Stadium.
McAlester High School standout baseball player Cade Lott signed his National Letter of Intent on Friday in the media room on the McAlester High School campus.
Three years is a long time for McAlester to not host a playoff game.
District 2A-6 might see its final available playoff spot be decided by the Battle of Gowen Mountain.
Player of the Year: Chance Noah, Red Oak, Junior (.450 batting average, .540 on-base percentage, five home runs, 53 RBIs, 37 runs scored, 1.000 fielding percentage)
Trey Booth enjoys a lot of things about coaching.
Chance Noah wants to get better every day.
OU coach Lincoln Riley reminded his team of championships being won by having "defying moments in tough games and tough situations.''
Oklahoma and Tulsa announced a three-game series that will kick off at Skelly Field at H.A. Chapman Stadium in four years.
NORMAN — Sherri Coale looked at her players in hindsight and realized that, a year ago, they didn’t know what they didn’t know.
Lincoln Riley says he doesn’t spend a lot of time watching college football games that might impact Oklahoma’s place in the College Football Playoff rankings.
Everybody thought Kaylee Dao just missed, that Oklahoma’s best player, who’d scored more than half her team’s goals this season, had poked one just wide.
Did the loss knock OU out of the CFP? It very well may have. Unfortunately, one loss by a non-SEC teams leaves their fate in the hands of the bureaucratic CFP committee and that should make OU fans understandably uneasy.
MANHATTAN, Kansas — Students slipped over the chalky walls and onto the playing surface at Bill Snyder Family Stadium, many of them not old enough to have been born the last time their Wildcats did this.
NORMAN — Bill Snyder Family Stadium can hold right at 50,000 spectators, but opposing players view the fortress at Kansas State as much bigger based on the noise.
NORMAN — As Jalen Hurts looked for an open Oklahoma receiver in the end zone, West Virginia defensive end Reuben Jones inched closer in pursuit.
The wait is over.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Eventually, the Thunder are going to win one of these. Despite a sparkling finish, it wasn’t Sunday.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Two things are true about how Oklahoma City managed to win only one of its first five games.
OKLAHOMA CITY — In a game they scored 115 points, the Thunder scored just 21 in the fourth quarter, repeating some of the failures that had led to four late losses five games into the season.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Though winnable games against Washington and at Houston have gotten away from the Thunder, they’re well ahead of the game by at least one defensive measure.
OKLAHOMA CITY — The horrid 32.6 percent shooting Golden State offered may not be replicable, yet the defense that helped produce it may be.
The Thunder played four preseason games, winning the first two and losing the next two.
• Roberson's readiness: Andre Roberson hasn’t played in a game since rupturing his left patellar tendon at Detroit two Januaries ago.
OKLAHOMA CITY — If the 46 points the Thunder allowed in the third quarter can be glossed over as something other than the primary takeaway from Oklahoma City’s final preseason game, a 124-119 loss to Memphis Wednesday night inside Chesapeake Energy Arena, then Devon Hall can be.
TULSA — Through Thunder training camp, much discussed topics have included Chris Paul, the squad’s lone superstar, ball movement as a big part of the offense, how coach Billy Donovan might manage three different point guards and the back-on-the-court-again Andre Roberson.
This Week's Circulars
Stacy Standridge, 52, of Mc-Alester, passed away on Sunday, November 10, 2019, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa. Services will be at 10 a.m. on Thursday, November 14, at Brumley-Mills Chapel in McAlester. brumley-millsfun-eralhome.com
Genie Cox, 71, of McAlester, passed away on Monday, November 11, 2019, at her home. Funeral arrangements are pending with Brumley-Mills Funeral Home of McAlester.
- McAlester native named News-Capital general manager
- McAlester woman charged after hotel robbery
- Plea deal made in July murder case
- Choctaw Casino & Resort-Durant wins Casino of the Year
- Player of the Year: Red Oak's Chance Noah: Winning title with friends was 'amazing'
- Man killed in Monday morning accident
- Local veteran walks to honor friend killed in Afghanistan
- Coach of the Year: Red Oak's Trey Booth: Eagles improve on, off field in title season
- Pittsburg County's asphalt plant begins production
- The 2019 McAlester News-Capital All-Area Fall Baseball Team