By SCHUYLER DIXON, AP Sports Writer
DALLAS (AP) — Dennis Smith Jr. was coming off a last-second gaffe in a Dallas loss when the second-year guard came through with two critical plays in a win over Oklahoma City: one at each end of the court.
The 21-year-old hit the go-ahead layup before defending …
MANSFIELD, Ark.—Arkoma’s girls captured the Bill Frye Invitational Tournament with a 38-26 win over Waldron, Arkansas on Saturday.
Arkoma improved to 5-7 with the win. The Lady Mustangs are back in action Jan. 8 at Whitesboro. See the full story and picture HERE.
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IDABEL—Howe’s JV girls finished third at the Idabel Winter Classic with a 62-41 win over Northwest Classen on Saturday.
The Lady Lions were defeated by Hugo in a semifinal game Friday, 33-27, to fall into the third-place game.
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By KEN MACLEOD, Associated Press
STILLWATER (AP) — After a cautious start, Oklahoma State pushed the tempo and let the 3-point darts fly in a 69-59 victory Saturday over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.
Cameron McGriff had 15 points and 11 rebounds while Thomas Dziagwa made four 3- pointers, three in the second half, for …
By STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Sports Writer
Alabama and Clemson, again.
The top-ranked Crimson Tide and No. 2 Tigers both had double-digit victories in their semifinal games Saturday, setting up what has quickly become an annual postseason meeting. They will meet in the College Football Playoff for the fourth consecutive year, the third time …
IDABEL—Wewoka defeated Howe’s boys, 81-69, in the consolation championship of the Idabel Winter Classic Saturday.
Howe, 7-5, visits Talihina Friday.
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ALMA, Ark.—Heavener’s girls rallied late to defeat Elkins, Arkansas to win the seventh-place game at the Citizens Bank Airedale Classic Saturday.
The Lady Wolves outscored Elkins 18-5 in the final period to claim a 45-35 win. Heavener’s boys were downed in the seventh-place game by Greenland, Arkansas 61-32.
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By STEVEN WINE, AP Sports Writer
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — This season’s Alabama juggernaut has yet to be stopped, and Oklahoma’s shaky defense sure wasn’t going to get in the way.
Maybe Clemson can.
Tua Tagovailoa threw for 318 yards and four touchdowns and No. 1-ranked Alabama beat No. 4 Oklahoma 45-34 on …
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — College Football Playoff semifinal at the Orange Bowl: No. 1 Alabama (13-0) vs. No. 4 Oklahoma (12-1), Saturday, 8 p.m. EST (ESPN).
Line: Alabama by 14.
Series Record: Oklahoma, 3-1-1.
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MANSFIELD, Ark.—Arkoma swept both its games Friday in the Bill Frye Classic here.
The Lady Mustangs rallied past Vian, 33-32, to reach the championship game while Arkoma’s boys outscored Magazine, Arkansas, 65-44, in a consolation contest.
Arkoma’s girls play in the championship game Saturday at 1 p.m.
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