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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.


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    Thunder Wilt in Second Half, Lose at Utah

    The Oklahoma City Thunder started quickly, but then saw Utah rally in the second half to beat OKC 94-89 at Energy Solutions Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Saturday night. OKC led by as many as 16 points in the second quarter, but Utah came back to cut the deficit to two at halftime, then built their own 13-point lead in the fourth quarter before holding on to win by five. Russell Westbrook led the Thunder with 37 points, […]

  • Sooner Season Ends With Loss To Spartans in Sweet 16

    Oklahoma’s men’s basketball team started hot from the field, then cooled off, losing a double digit lead before losing to Michigan State 62-58 in the NCAA East Regional semifinals in Syracuse, New York, on Friday night. The Spartans hit nine three-pointers, four each from Denzel Valentine and Travis Trice, who had 24 points and 18 points respectively, and had as many points, 27 as the entire Sooner team in the second half. OU made 8 of their first 11 shots, but […]

  • Sooners Get Ready for Sweet 16 Matchup With Spartans

    Oklahoma’s men’s basketball team will face Michigan State in the NCAA Tournament on Friday night at 9:07 central time in the East Regional semifinals in Syracuse, New York. The Sooners are in their first Sweet 16 since 2009, while the Spartans are in their fourth in a row. OU is the highest seed left in the East Region, but Michigan State is favored to win the game. Bob Barry, Jr. reports from Syracuse.  

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    Kevin Durant Out for Rest of Season

    The Oklahoma City Thunder announced Friday, March 27 Kevin Durant will miss the rest of the season with the foot injury that has plagued him since preseason. Thunder general manager Sam Presti released this statement: As we communicated last week, Kevin was going to use this time to engage in consultation and evaluation regarding the persistent soreness in his right foot at this stage of his rehabilitation. As part of this process, Kevin and Thunder personnel traveled to two additional specialists this past […]

  • Buddy Facing Bahamas Buddy in Sweet 16

    Oklahoma’s Buddy Hield has helped lead the Oklahoma men’s basketball team to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament, and when the Sooners face Michigan State in the East Regional semifinals on Friday  night, he’ll be facing a familiar face. Spartans guard Lourawis “Tum Tum” Nairn, like Hield, is from the Bahamas, and they’ve known each other since they were kids. OU and Michigan State will face off at about 9:07 central time on Friday night in the regional semifinals, with […]

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    Thunder Win Streak Ends in Blowout Loss to Spurs

    The San Antonio Spurs ended the Oklahoma City Thunder’s four-game winning streak with a 130-91 rout of the Thunder on Wednesday night at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. The 39-point defeat was the second worst loss for the Thunder since the team moved to Oklahoma City before the 2008-09 season, trailing only a 42-point loss to Minnesota in 2009. OKC also allowed the fifth  most points in Thunder history, the fourth most in a non-overtime game. The Spurs […]

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    OCU Women Win Second Straight NAIA Title

    The Oklahoma City University women’s basketball team took control early and went on to beat Campbellsville of Kentucky 80-63 to win their second straight NAIA national championship on Tuesday night in Independence, Missouri. OCU was led by Rateska Brown, who scored a game high 29 points, while Ouleymatou Coulibaly added 19 points and 14 rebounds. The Stars also got 11 points from Yvonte Neal, who was named the Tournament MVP. OCU dominated the glass, outrebounding the Tigers 56-24. It’s the Stars’ second straight national title, third in […]

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    Thunder Light Up Scoreboard & Lakers as Homestand Ends

    OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – The Oklahoma City Thunder shot nearly 56 percent from the field and had five players in double figure scoring in a 127-117 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night at Chesapeake Arena in Oklahoma City. The Thunder had three players score at least 23 points, led by Russell Westbrook, who had 27 points and 11 assists. Enes Kanter had 25 points and 16 rebounds, and had a double-double in the first quarter alone, with […]

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    Sooner Women Hope to Win and Go Home

    Usually in the NCAA Tournament, the mission is to win or go home. But for the Oklahoma women’s basketball team, their mantra is win AND go home. The Sooners face Stanford in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Monday at 5:30 central time at Maples Pavilion at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. The winner will advance to the Oklahoma City regional semifinals on Friday at Chesapeake Arena in OKC. OU advanced to the second round with an […]

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    Sooner Women Get Ready for NCAA Opener

    The Oklahoma women’s basketball team will make their 16th straight appearance in the NCAA Tournament when the Sooners face Quinnipiac University on Saturday at 3:00 central time in Stanford, California. This is not just another trip to the Big Dance for Oklahoma, however. Late in conference play, the Sooners were struggling with a 5-5 record, battling a very difficult schedule with one of the youngest teams head coach Sherri Coale has ever had. Oklahoma responded though, getting consistent play from […]

  • Former OSU Star Back in Oklahoma to Battle Thunder

    Former Oklahoma State star Marcus Smart will play his first NBA game in the state of Oklahoma on Wednesday night, March 18, as he and the Boston Celtics meet the Oklahoma City Thunder at 7:00 at Chesapeake Arena. Smart has had a solid rookie season for the Celtics, although he’s had to overcome an early season ankle injury. Smart spoke with the media on Wednesday morning at the Celtics shoot-around, and said the toughest adjustment to playing in the NBA […]