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Brooms, Bonspiels and Buddies

Most Americans only think of curling every four years when tuning in to the Olympics. When they do, they are bound to be intrigued...

Grappling With The Future

Oklahoma City University wrestling phenom Emily Webster has retired her singlet, for now. The 4-foot, 9-inch, 100-pound former OCU wrestler took home four consecutive...

Sports Stories

Hometown sports teams connect us all to the American and human experience and to one another, says Caroline Lowery, program officer at the Oklahoma...

2014-15 College Football

Summer is gone. Sure, the temperatures may be hovering higher than the ragweed count at a Woodward wind farm, but when that pigskin is...

Nations At Play

Oklahoma native Jim Thorpe left a lasting legacy in the sports world. Recognized for winning gold medals for the pentathlon and decathlon in the...

Ready To Shock

Growing up playing basketball with Reggie Theus might have prepared Fred Williams for the tough job he has ahead of him as head coach...
Johny "Bigg Rigg" Hendricks. Photo courtesy of Team Takedown.

The Contender

One of the fastest growing sports worldwide, the UFC – Ultimate Fighting Championship – began as a brutal, no-holds-barred sideshow experiment in 1993 and...
Historical photo of Mickey Mantle.

The Commerce Comet

This spring marks the 40th anniversary of Mickey Mantle’s induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Mantle left his mark on baseball as...

Here and Now

Cowboys All-American, Justin Blackmon, doesn’t let hype cloud his vision of the future.

Table Tennis, Anyone?

A sport that has enjoyed success abroad has yet to catch on in The States.
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