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Dissecting KU's 10-Year Run

As every KU fan with a pulse knows, the Jayhawks won a share of their tenth consecutive Big 12 championship. Additionally, the Kansas basketball program has now won nineteen conference titles in...

The many highs and lows of Jim Ross's WWE career

With Jim Ross recently being forced into retirement by WWE management, it's a fitting time to chronicle the many highs and lows of Good Ol JR's checkered WWE career and his love hate relationship with Vince McMahon.

UA Hockey releases 2013-14 schedule

The Wildcats had the 3rd toughest schedule last year, and this upcoming year appears to be no different

Oklahoma loses game, Bradford, title hopes

Sam Bradford Well, that was sure a fun 2009 college football season for the Oklahoma Sooners. One and done. The Sooners, who eight months...

College football getting tighter on talent

The gap between the "haves" and "have nots" in college football continues to shrink. Around the country on Saturday, teams from smaller conferences played big against the big guys and played them...

Has Joeckel's grip on "Top Tackle" lessened?

The offensive tackle class has been lauded as "deep" and "talented," with a group of four headlining the group. Luke Joeckel, Eric Fisher, DJ Fluker and Lane Johnson are battling to be the first...

SDH's 2012/2013 NBA Worst to First Previews and Predictions: 3. Oklahoma City Thunder

For numerous basketball purists it must have been agonizing to watch the Oklahoma City Thunder play last season. Here was a team who ranked dead last in assists per game, committed the most turnovers, and had the lowest assist to turnover ratio in the league. Yet they were still able to finish with the second best record in the Western Conference and managed to beat not one, or two, but three former NBA Champions who in the last 15 years had won ten NBA titles between to reach the NBA Finals. What made it even more infuriating to purists of the game was that the Thunder’s playoff success was not due to the team playing well, but rather the opposite. Both the Dallas Mavericks and the Los Angeles Lakers played terribly allowing a team with a rather simplistic and predictable offense to simply steamroll them while the San Antonio Spurs, who started the Western Conference Final series with a two games to one lead simply folded under the pressure. Only the Miami Heat had the insight and the common sense to figure out the way to shut down the Thunder and it did so by rather simple roster adjustment. Instead of having their star Lebron James use up much of his energy defending Thunder star Kevin Durant in the series, heat coach Erick Spoelstra had a better idea. He shifted Lebron to the power forward position placing the Heat’s defensive specialist Shane Battier to humbug Durant on the defensive end. Spoelstra, as many have already surmised knew that the Thunder’s offense primary consisted of the ball being dominated by both Durant and Russell Westbrook while their three other teammates simply stood and watched. Knowing full well that Serge Ibaka would not less see the ball let alone get any touches, he knew that Lebron would be free to aide with doubling down on Durant along with not spending energy guarding on the defensive end.

Fox Sports Southwest: The de facto Big 12 Network

First it was OU formally announcing that they have teamed up with Fox Sports to produce over 1,000 hours of programming a year. Learfield Sports, which owns the media rights to both OU and Tech...

Penn State's Justin Brown to OU

Can't say I blame the guy. Maybe Stoops didn't need to reinstate those receivers after all.

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