2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
29-8, 3rd in Big 12
Steven Branscombe/USA TODAY Sports

Hield draws comparison to veteran guard

Buddy Hield's stellar shooting range and character traits have ESPN's Chad Ford comparing him to Ben Gordon. But on the flipside, Ford writes that Hield's floor could be someone like Jodie Meeks. Big Board 10.0 (Insider)

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Buddy Hield pumped to represent the Bahamas at the NBA Draft. Bos, Minn, NO, LAL and Phx got individual workouts with him:

play
Brown, Bender, Hield go 6-8 in NBA mock draft (1:27)
Steven Branscombe/USA TODAY Sports

Hield could help Kings in many ways

If he's still on the table, Buddy Hield could fill a huge void for the Kings, writes ESPN's Chad Ford. The Oklahoma product's work ethic and character would also be a bonus for Sacramento. Ford-Bilas lottery mock draft (Insider)

Darryl Oumi/Getty Images

Hield would be Kings' best option

Chad Ford writes that Sacramento would be best served to draft Oklahoma's Buddy Hield with the eighth overall pick. The senior guard could contribute immediately for a franchise that's desperate to end a 10-season playoff drought. "Grade A" NBA mock draft (Insider)

J Pat Carter/Getty Images
21d

Oklahoma dismisses Manyang after arrest

Oklahoma has dismissed Akolda Manyang from its team after the 7-foot junior center was accused of aggravated robbery in Minnesota.

Harry How/Getty Images

Kings looking for a shooter

Chad Ford predicts Sacramento will draft Oklahoma's Buddy Hield with the No. 8 pick in his latest mock draft. Hield's shooting abilities could benefit the Kings' roster. Mock Draft 8.0 (Insider)

play
Oklahoma's budding star, Buddy Hield (0:25)
Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
49dJohn Gasaway

How will the Big 12 race play out in 2016-17?

Three Big 12 schools have hired new coaches since the season ended. Will the newcomers be able to shake up the conference's traditional pecking order?

play
Ford: Hield has unlimited shooting range (2:03)

Whom would Wolves draft at No. 6?

With ESPN's latest lottery generator placing Minnesota in that draft slot, our experts are split on the choice. Kevin Pelton likes Oklahoma senior Buddy Hield for his shooting, while Chad Ford prefers Marquette freshman Henry Ellenson for his defense. Top-10 mock draft (Insider)

J Pat Carter/Getty Images
56d

OU's Manyang charged with assault, suspended

Reserve center Akolda Manyang has been charged with felony aggravated assault after being accused of punching a man in the face without provocation.

play
Which team could reach the Final Four again? (2:31)
Ron Chenoy/USA TODAY Sports
60dJeff Borzello

Transfer Gillon picks Cuse, could start at PG

Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon has chosen Syracuse, giving the Orange a potential starter at point guard entering the 2016-17 season.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon told ESPN his final three schools: Syracuse, Oklahoma, Texas A&M. He will visit Syracuse this weekend, Oklahoma and Texas A&M next week. Gillon is immediately eligible. He averaged 13.2 PPG and 3.8 APG this past season.

Robert Deutsch/USA TODAY Sports

Hield's stock heading wrong way?

There was a time where Buddy Hield's name was on the tip of every tongue, but it's not like that anymore. A close look is needed to see if he's for real, according to scouts. Big Board 7.0 (Insider)

Team Stats

Points Per Game75.0
Rebounds Per Game35.2
Assists Per Game14.4
Points Allowed75.0Tied-73rd

Shop Powered By

  • Nike Men's Oklahoma Sooners Anthracite ELITE Stripe Performance Full-Zip HoodieShop

  • Nike Men's Oklahoma Sooners Crimson ELITE Basketball KO Performance Pullover HoodieShop

Tournament History

Final Fours5
Tournament Record41-30
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances30