Brian Brinkley is Oklahoma’s NewsChannel 4’s weekend sports anchor/reporter. Prior to his current position, Brian was a production assistant and intern at NewsChannel 4. He has also worked at WWLS radio and KGOU as a sports director/reporter.

Brian has received statewide attention for his reporting and anchoring. He has been honored with two awards from the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters for small market sports reporting and sportscasting.

A graduate of the University of Oklahoma, Brian received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism with a double major in Philosophy.

Brian lives in Edmond with his wife and daughter.

Recent Articles
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    Three Players from OU and OSU Honored By Big 12

    The Big 12 Conference honored three players from the state of Oklahoma with weekly football awards on Monday, October 5. OSU’s Mason Rudolph shared the Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week honors with KaVontae Turpin of TCU. Rudolph was 34 of 55 passing for 437 yards and three touchdowns in OSU’s win over Kansas State last Saturday. Oklahoma had two players honored. Linebacker Eric Striker was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week. Striker tied career highs […]

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    Kickoff Time Set for OU at Kansas State

    The Big 12 Conference announced kickoff times for games on October 17, and Oklahoma’s game at Kansas State will kickoff at 2:30 pm in Manhattan and be televised by either ABC, ESPN, or ESPN 2. Oklahoma State is off that weekend.  

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    Energy Advance to Western Conference Finals

    The Oklahoma City Energy soccer team advanced to the USL Western Conference finals with a 4-3 win on penalty kicks over Colorado Springs at Taft Stadium on Sunday night, October 4. The Energy will play the Los Angeles Galaxy II in the Western Finals on Sunday, October 11 at Taft Stadium at 6:00. Chuy Sanchez and Peabo Doue both scored goals in regulation and in overtime for the Energy. In the penalty kick shootout, all four Energy shoots scored and […]

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    Rudolph and Cowboys Defense Leads OSU To Win Over K-State

    Oklahoma State’s defense clamped down on Kansas State in the second half, and quarterback Mason Rudolph had a career best day to lead OSU to a 36-34 win over the Wildcats on Saturday, October 3. Rudolph passed for 437 yards and three touchdowns, and the OSU defense held KSU to just seven second half points in the win to improve to 5-0 on the season. It was OSU’s second straight close game they won in the final minute. Dylan Buckingham […]

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    Big Plays Take Care of West Virginia; Texas Next for Sooners

    Oklahoma’s offense was rolling and the defense forced five turnovers, three coming in the fourth quarter, in a 44-24 win over West Virginia on Saturday, October 3. The Sooners had another big day from quarterback Baker Mayfield, who had 320 yards passing and three touchdowns. The defense scored as well, as Jordan Evans returned a fumble 41 yards for a touchdown as OU clinched the win in the fourth quarter. The Sooners play Texas at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas […]

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    Cowboys Win Wild One Over Wildcats

    Oklahoma State’s football team got a 37-yard field goal from Ben Grogan with 32 seconds left to provide them the winning points in a 36-34 victory over Kansas State at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater on Saturday. Kansas State got the ball first and went 67 yards in 11 plays to a touchdown, as Kody Cook scored on a three-yard quarterback keeper. Cook had to replace the starter, Joe Hubener, who was leveled by a hit from OSU’s Tre Flowers […]

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    Sooners Use Turnovers to Stop West Virginia

    Oklahoma’s football team used big plays on offense and defense to beat West Virginia 44-24 on Saturday at Owen Field in Norman. The Sooners struck first, going 74 yards in four plays, with back-to-back completions from Baker Mayfield to Michiah Quick for 34 and 23 yards. That set up Mayfield’s 17-yard touchdown pass over the middle to Mark Andrews to give the Sooners a 7-0 lead with 8:45 to play in the first quarter. OU got an interception by Jordan Thomas later […]

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    Friday Night Heroes: Week 5

    Friday, October 2, was week five of the Friday Night Heroes. The high school football regular season is already halfway over after games in week five, and there were several exciting finishes. Just among the games KFOR covered, there were three games in which the winning points were scored in the final minute. Here are the scores of the games KFOR covered: Westmoore 24, Edmond Santa Fe 20 Edmond North 28, Moore 15 Tulsa Union 52, Norman North 24 Jones […]

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    OSU’s Defense Makes Its Case

    Like a lot of Big 12 football teams in recent years, Oklahoma State has made its reputation with its offense. This year, however, the Cowboys are clearly rising on defense, and were the key factor in getting a 30-27 win over Texas in the conference opener September 26. Dylan Buckingham reports from Stillwater.  

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    OKC Thunder Open Training Camp

    The Oklahoma City Thunder opened their first training camp under new head coach Billy Donovan on Tuesday, September 29. While the Thunder have a lot of returning players, the new head coach is putting in a new system on both offense and defense, and there’s a learning curve even for the older players as they get familiar with Donovan’s schemes. Star forward Kevin Durant participated in all of the drills at the first practice and says while he needs to […]

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    Durant and Westbrook Say KD is Ready to Go for the Season

    The Oklahoma City Thunder begin training camp on Tuesday, September 29, and they’re looking forward to having a fully healthy roster. The Thunder held media day on Monday, September 28, and Kevin Durant said he’s healthy and ready to go for the season after missing most of the last year with a broken foot, which required three surgeries to repair. Durant has been cleared to play and claims he’s 100 percent. His teammates, including guard Russell Westbrook, say he’s determined […]