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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
  • Erin Miller walkoff HR

    Sooner Softball Gets Homer to Beat Aggies

    Oklahoma junior outfielder Erin Miller hit a two-run home run to right field in the bottom of the 7th inning to give the Sooner softball team a 7-5 win over Texas A&M in the winners’ bracket of the NCAA Regional at Marita Hynes Field in Norman on Saturday. OU rallied from behind, scoring three runs in the 7th inning to beat the Aggies. The Sooners began the inning trailing 5-4, but tied the game when Shelby Pendley singled to center field, […]

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    Sooners Sweep Major Big 12 Softball Awards

    Oklahoma’s  softball team swept all the major individual awards handed out by the Big 12 Conference on Wednesday, May 13. OU won all four individual awards, with Shelby Pendley named Big 12 Player of the Year, Paige Parker winning Big 12 Pitcher of the Year and also being the co-Freshman of Year, and Patty Gasso was the Big 12 Coach of the Year. It’s the first time in the 20-year history of the league one school has won all four of […]

  • Record-Setting OCU Coach Delivers Wins, Receives Love

    Oklahoma City University’s softball team will host the NAIA opening round tournament starting Monday, May 11. The Stars are the top-ranked team in the nation in NAIA softball, and are led by the winningest college softball coach ever. On April 10, 2015, McSpadden won his 1,458th game, breaking the record for the most wins by a college softball coach at any  level. He played baseball for Larry Cochell at Oral Roberts, and is related to perhaps the most famous Oklahoman of all, Will […]

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    Sooner Softball Team Hosting NCAA Regional

    Oklahoma’s 4th-ranked softball team found out Sunday night they will host an NCAA regional in Norman next weekend. The Sooners are the number 11 overall seed and will play Central Arkansas in the first round on Friday at 3:00 at Marita Hynes Field in Norman. The four-team double elimination regional also features Lehigh and Texas A&M, who will open the regional with a 12:30 start on Friday. If the Sooners win the regional, they will advance to the super regional […]

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    Former OSU Golfer Rickie Fowler Wins Golf’s “Fifth Major”

    Former Oklahoma State golfer Rickie Fowler made a record-setting charge on the back nine during the final round of the Players Championship, made his way into a three-way playoff, and won on the fourth playoff hole for his second PGA Tour win and biggest win of his career at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Fowler hit a 10-foot putt for birdie on the fourth playoff hole to beat Kevin Kisner and finish a remarkable day for the victory. Fowler wasn’t even […]

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    OSU-West Virginia Baseball Game Cancelled

    Oklahoma State’s final Big 12 conference baseball game of the season has been cancelled due to wet and unplayable conditions at Reynolds Stadium in Stillwater. The Cowboys were scheduled to play West Virginia at Noon on Sunday, May 10, but the heavy rain this weekend made the field too wet and the game had to be cancelled. Saturday’s game was cancelled as well, after the Mountaineers had beaten OSU 5-4 Saturday morning  in the conclusion of Friday’s suspended game, meaning the two teams only […]

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    Bedlam Softball Games Cancelled

    Heavy rain this weekend in both Norman and Stillwater has caused the final two games of the Bedlam softball series to be cancelled. 4th-ranked Oklahoma was set to host Oklahoma State on Saturday in Norman, with the regular season finale for both teams set for Sunday in Stillwater. Saturday’s game was cancelled, and the two teams were going to try to play a doubleheader Sunday in Stillwater at 11:00 am. Field conditions were too poor, however, to get the games in and […]

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    Sooners Avoid Bedlam Sweep

    Oklahoma got a two-run home run in the bottom of the 7th inning from Anthony Hermelyn to break a 3-3 tie and went on to beat Oklahoma State 5-3 in the finale of their three-game Bedlam series at the Bricktown Ballpark on Sunday evening. Hermelyn drove in four of OU’s five runs, the first two RBI’s coming on groundouts. Oklahoma once again scored first, as a Hermelyn groundout scored a run to give OU a 1-0 lead. The Sooners added to the lead in […]

  • Cowboys Clinch Bedlam Series Win in OKC

    Oklahoma State got a complete game five-hitter from Michael Freeman and plenty of offense to beat Oklahoma 8-1 in the second game of the Bedlam baseball series on Saturday night at the Bricktown Ballpark in Oklahoma City. Freeman gave up just five hits and one run in leading the Cowboys to a series-clinching win. Oklahoma got on the board in the bottom of the first inning when a ground ball by Kolbey Carpenter was bobbled by Tim Arakawa in an attempt to turn […]

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    Cowboys Take First Game of Bedlam Series

    Oklahoma State rallied from an early 3-0 deficit to beat Oklahoma 9-6 in the first of the three-game Bedlam baseball series on Friday night at ONEOK Field in Tulsa. The Sooners scored three runs in the first inning to take an early 3-0 lead, but the Cowboys answered with two runs in the top of the second inning, as Conor Costello scored on a throwing error to third base, and Bryan Case singled in Tim Arakawa to make it 3-2. […]

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    Barons Rally To Win in Overtime, Take 2-0 Series Lead

    The Oklahoma City Barons rallied from a 3-0 deficit to force overtime, then got a goal from Connor Jones in OT to beat San Antonio 4-3 and win Game 2 of their first round American Hockey League playoff series on Saturday night at the Cox Center. The win gives the Barons a 2-0 series lead over the Rampage, who went 9-2-1 against OKC during the regular season. Trailing 3-1 late in the third period, the Barons got a pair of […]