Murray looks on from the sideline during the combine. courtesy AZ Central

Murray skips drills at NFL combine

NFL expert Lindsey Prather covers how the 2019 Heisman winner’s lack of participation raises a debate about the limitations of professional football’s combine. The 2019 NFL Scouting Combine kicked off on Feb. 26 and lasted until March 4, providing some tangible numbers to judge the talent heading into April’s NFL Draft. A couple of storylines […]

UEFA to probe Man City for corruption

Soccer expert Andrew Noland details the Financial Fair Play investigation into Sheikh Mansour’s illegal methods in funding the Premier League champions. Last Thursday and Friday, the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) and the Premier League opened up a new case into Manchester City’s finances and potential breaches of Financial Fair Play rules. The investigation […]

DaQuan Jeffries goes up for a layup. courtesy Oklahoma Eagle

Tulsa triumphs against Green Wave

TU basketball journalist Hannah Robbins discusses the Golden Hurricane’s come-from behind victory over Tulane. Tulsa managed to bounce back from their tough loss against Temple with a comeback win against Tulane on Thursday after a slow first half. Martins Igbanu and Curran Scott led the Golden Hurricane with 19 points each. Rounding out the high-scorers, […]

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Golden Hurricane starts strong, but sputters

Student writer James Taylor covers the Golden Hurricane falling 64-60 to the ECU Pirates despite dominating most of the game. Despite holding the lead for 35 minutes of the 40-minute game, Tulsa fell to ECU Saturday afternoon. The game marked Senior Day for three Tulsa players as they closed out their career with the Golden […]

Robert Kraft could face repercussions from the league and the law courtesy NBC News

NFL owner charged with soliciting prostitute

Robert Kraft, the owner of the New England Patriots, was caught on tape in midJanuary allegedly attempting to pay for sex. The New England Patriots are grabbing headlines once again, only this time for all the wrong reasons. Owner Robert Kraft was arrested Feb. 22 and charged on Feb. 25 with soliciting a prostitute at […]

Harper (left) and Machado (right) went months unsigned. courtesy USA Today

Machado and Harper end free agency

Editor-in-Chief Justin Guglielmetti discusses the conclusion of two of the lengthiest free agencies for Major League Baseball stars in recent memory At long last, with Spring Training already well under way, the two jewels of the 2019 MLB free agency class have new homes. Manny Machado, after a tempestuous six and a half seasons with […]

Benzema and Ronaldo square off after Benzema’s claim that Real is better without his former teammate. graphic by Conner Maggio

Benzema says good riddance to Ronaldo

European soccer expert Chris Lierly details Karim Benzema’s bold statement that his club is better off without Cristiano Ronaldo. In an interview this week, Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema claimed that the departure of Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo for Juventus last summer will allow him to “play [his] real football.” Benzema would also say that […]

Arrizabalaga claims he is good to play. courtesy Fox Sports

New Chelsea beef could get Sarri fired

Goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga shocked the world by defying manager Maurizio Sarri’s request for a substitution. The whole world, no matter whether they like soccer, has likely seen the video of Kepa Arrizabalaga, goalkeeper for Chelsea, rebuffing the substitution off the pitch during the 2019 Carabao Cup final between Chelsea and Manchester City. Maurizio Sarri, the […]

Sterling Taplin drives through Wichita State defenders. courtesy Tulsa Hurricane

TU falters against Wichita State at home

Basketball journalist Hannah Robbins discusses Tulsa’s struggle to handle Wichita State’s offense on Wednesday night. Tulsa failed to improve on their three-game winning streak in their home game Wednesday against Wichita State. Only two members of the Golden Hurricane scored in double digits, with Martins Igbanu leading the way with 17 points and DaQuan Jeffries […]