Spring football provides the opportunity for players to put themselves in the driver's seat when it comes to position battles. Several Oklahoma Sooners will have the chance to make a statement and make themselves the favorite to start or become a significant contributor during spring drills with several starting spots open heading into 2014.
about 301 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
Spring football is just over the horizon. Oklahoma is coming off a banner 2013 campaign featuring an 11-win season and a Sugar Bowl victory over SEC power Alabama, yet the Sooners have several position groups they need to address if they hope to make a national title run in 2014.
about 314 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
In the next few weeks leading into signing day it's a great time to take a position-by-position glance at Oklahoma's returning roster. This series, called State of the Position, will look at the playmakers, up-and-comers and current commitments or targets at each position for the Sooners as recruiting really heats up before signing day on Feb.
about 343 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- Oklahoma is on the cusp of another disappointing season. Its chances of winning another Big 12 title are slim, and the Sooners are completely out of the BCS title conversation after their 41-12 loss to Baylor last Thursday.
about 408 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
Texas received a commitment Tuesday night from an unexpected source: A member of the class of 2016. Manvel (Texas) wide receiver Reggie Hemphill confirmed to ESPN.com that he has officially become the first member of Texas' 2016 recruiting class.
Texas started offering members of the 2014 recruiting class prior to their junior season, earlier than Mack Brown had ever done before. Then came scholarship offers to 2015 prospects after their sophomore seasons.
HOUSTON -- Manvel (Texas) High School 2014 offensive tackle/defensive end/tight end prospect Koda Martin stood next to his two freshmen teammates, 2016 safety Deontay Anderson and 2016 receiver Reggie Hemphill, and shared some laughs as they awaited some time in front of the cameras.
about 567 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | NCF On The Trail
Things got a little more interesting this week with the recruitment of three-star athlete Austin Bennett (Manvel, Texas/Manvel). A firm Oklahoma commit since June, the Sooners' Red River Rival jumped into the picture as Texas offered Bennett on Tuesday.
about 706 days ago | Bob Przybylo | NCF On The Trail