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October 11, 2022

Oklahoma OKs NIL Opportunities for High School Student-Athletes

Oklahoma has become the latest state of allowing high school student-athletes to profit off of their name, image, and likeness (NIL) without giving up their amateur status. A recent story from Scorebook Live detailed the decision by the Oklahoma S...


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May 23, 2022

Oklahoma Board of Regents Discussion Facility Upgrades

The Oklahoma University Board of Regents considered a number of athletic facilities improvements during its meeting last week. Funding for the redevelopment of the Bud Wilkinson House updates to Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium, and suite re...


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March 15, 2022

Oklahoma HS Football Coaches in Federal Lawsuit Amid Abuse Allegations

A federal investigation unveiled new allegations centering around an Oklahoma high school football program. The details in the lawsuit, which is pending in Oklahoma City federal court, alleges a hazing and bullying culture within the Kingfisher Hi...


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August 25, 2021

Oklahoma Football Coach On Leave After Altercation with Player

Parents are calling for the job of an Oklahoma high school football coach after video surfaced of the coach chasing after and grabbing an opposing player during a fight between two teams. During a scrimmage between El Reno High School and Clinton ...


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March 15, 2021

Announcer Caught Using Racial Slur Toward OK Girls’ Basketball Team for Kneeling

An Oklahoma high school basketball announcer was caught on tape using racial slurs toward a girls basketball team that kneeled for the national anthem late last week. According to a report in AL.com, the incident took place before a game between N...


July 25, 2017

Oklahoma facing shortage of basketball, football referees

Just one month before the fall high school sports season begins, Oklahoma is facing a significant shortage of qualified referees for football and basketball. Oklahoma is not alone, as more than a dozen states have expressed concern over their refe...


January 20, 2016

Oklahoma lawmaker questions athletics broadcasting contracts

An Oklahoma lawmaker says he plans to challenge the legality of agreements between the state's athletic association and networks that broadcast high school games. In a news release sent Wednesday, Rep. Bobby Cleveland was critical of the Oklahoma...


November 12, 2015

Oklahoma athletic association approves prayer policy

Oklahoma coaches and athletes will now have an opportunity to pray at games, an act of faith that has caused controversy this fall in at least a few states. [caption id="attachment_14610" align="alignright" width="317"] Photo: © BrokenSphere / Wi...