Oklahoma had a one-track mind at running back for the 2012 class, quickly snatching up in-state star Alex Ross (Jenks, Okla./Jenks). If the Sooners had that same mentality regarding the state's best 2013 running back, OU would be busting down the door of Darius Graham (Lawton, Okla.
about 1556 days ago | Bob Przybylo | On The Trail: Midlands Region
Sometimes it takes a verbal commitment to finally get the ball rolling on the recruiting trail. That's been the case for kicker Daniel Schwarz (Lawton, Okla./MacArthur). Schwarz, 6-foot-1 and 185 pounds, is a two-star prospect that committed to Tulsa in June.
about 1654 days ago | Bob Przybylo | Oklahoma Sooners
Sacramento (Calif.) point guard Darius Graham gave an oral pledge to UC-Davis on Monday, according to The Sacramento Bee. The 5-foot-10 Graham averaged 10.6 points and 5.0 assists as a junior last season.
Oklahoma was supposed to have its biggest recruiting weekend of the season against Texas A&M. But several factors -- including the colossal LSU at Alabama matchup -- resulted in a missed opportunity for the Sooners on the recruiting trail.
about 1664 days ago | Bob Przybylo | Oklahoma Sooners
There is no question that one of the biggest recruiting battles won by Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops was getting running back Adrian Peterson from Palestine, Texas. Peterson was as good as advertised as the nation's top-ranked prospect in the 2004 class, and he has prospered with the Minnesota Vikings.
about 1695 days ago | Bob Przybylo | Oklahoma Sooners
Before last weekend, junior quarterback Brayden Scott (Tahlequah, Okla./Sequoyah) had never been to an OU game. After this weekend, it will be two games in two weeks. Scott said he is going on another unofficial visit for the Sooners' game against Ball State on Saturday.
about 1702 days ago | Bob Przybylo | Oklahoma Sooners
Oklahoma's Nov. 5 showdown against Texas A&M is easily the must-see game of the year. Several of the Sooners' verbal commits for the 2012 class already have confirmed they'll be making unofficial visits for the matchup that right now would feature two top 10 teams.
about 1709 days ago | Bob Przybylo | Oklahoma Sooners