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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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    Baker Mayfield Makes His Heisman Case

    Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has led his team to five straight wins since a loss to Texas, and he’s been remarkably consistent, sparking the Sooner offense with his arm and his legs. His play has put him in the discussion as a Heisman Trophy candidate as OU gets ready for their final two games of the regular season against TCU and Oklahoma State, two highly ranked teams that could provide the solid competition Mayfield needs to convince voters he deserves […]

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    Cowboys Riding High on 12-Game Winning Streak as They Face Baylor

    Oklahoma State’s football team will try to tie a school record with a 13th straight win when they host Baylor at 6:30 on Saturday night at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater. The last time and only time OSU has ever won 13 in a row came way back in the 1940’s, so the Cowboy players and coaches are trying to enjoy this stretch, while still focusing on trying to win the Big 12 championship and get into the College Football […]

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    Tulsa Native Dallas Keuchel Named Top Pitcher in American League

    Tulsa  native Dallas Keuchel of the Houston Astros was named the winner of the 2015 American League Cy Young Award on Wednesday, November 18. The Cy Young Award goes to each league’s top pitcher. Keuchel led the A.L. in wins with 20, innings pitched, and WHIP, which is walks, plus hits per inning. Keuchel was 20-8 with a 2.48 earned run average, and was unbeatable at home, going 15-0 in Houston. He started the All-Star Game for the American League. […]

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    Cowboy, Sooner Named as Semifinalists for National Player of the Year

    One player each from Oklahoma’s Big 12 football teams are part of the list of 15 semifinalists for the Walter Camp  Award, which goes to national player of the year. Oklahoma State defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah and OU quarterback Baker Mayfield made the cut for the Camp Award. Five finalists will be named on December 2, with the winner announced on December 10. Here is the complete list of semifinalists: Trevone Boykin, QB, TCU, Senior Corey Coleman, WR, Baylor, Junior […]

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    Cowboys Look to Tie School Record in Showdown With Baylor in Stillwater Saturday

    Oklahoma State’s football team will be trying to win their 13th straight game and tie the school record for longest winning streak when they host Baylor at 6:30 this Saturday, November 21, at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater. Baylor is the last team to beat OSU, during the 2014 season, when quarterback Mason Rudolph got his first career start. The Cowboys have already beaten TCU at home, and are hoping to have another loud and rowdy crowd for their second […]

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    Sooners Rally on the Road to Beat Memphis in Opener

    The 8th-ranked Oklahoma men’s basketball team went on a 9-2 run to end the game, coming from behind to beat Memphis 84-78 in their season opener on Tuesday afternoon, November 17, at the FedEx Forum in Memphis. The Sooners led most of the game, but lost the lead in the final minutes, and trailed 76-75 after a layup by K.J. Lawson put the Tigers on top. Oklahoma responded with a dunk by Ryan Spangler to regain the lead 77-76. Spangler […]

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    Thunder Collapse in Second Half as Boston Ends OKC’s Streak

    The Boston Celtics went on a 25-6 run in the second half to come from behind and beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 100-85 on Sunday, November 15 at Chesapeake Arena in Oklahoma City. The Thunder led by seven at halftime, but became sluggish midway through the third quarter, as Boston began to build momentum, taking a double digit lead midway through the fourth quarter on their way to ending a five-game losing streak to the Thunder. OKC was held to […]

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    Sooners Offense Rolls, Defense Steps Up Against Baylor

    Oklahoma’s  offense continued its impressive play since the loss to Texas in a 44-34 win over Baylor on Saturday night, November 14 in Waco. OU racked up 511 total yards and scored touchdowns on four of five possessions in the middle of the game as they ended two years of frustration against the Bears, who had won back-to-back blowouts over the Sooners. As for the defense, Oklahoma came up with three turnovers against the Bears, after not forcing a single […]

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    Sooners End Frustration Against Baylor, Upset Bears in Waco

    Oklahoma’s football team put aside two years of frustration against 6th-ranked and previously unbeaten Baylor, beating the Bears 44-34 at McLane Stadium in Waco, on Saturday, November 14. Baker Mayfield threw for 270 yards and three touchdowns, plus ran for one more score, and the Sooner defense forced three turnovers to extend their winning streak to five. The Sooners had been blown out the last two seasons by Baylor, but this year in Waco, OU controlled the line of scrimmage, […]

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    Cowboys Rally in 4th Quarter At Iowa State to Stay Undefeated

    8th-ranked Oklahoma State scored a pair of fourth quarter touchdowns to come from behind and beat Iowa State 35-31 at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames, Iowa, on Saturday, November 14. Iowa State got the ball first and went 75 yards in six plays to score first, with Joel Lanning keeping for a 24-yard touchdown to put the Cyclones up 7-0 with 13:10 to play in the first quarter. OSU responded with a nine-play, 81-yard drive, with Mason Rudolph passing to […]

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    Thunder Wins 13th Straight Over 76ers On Friday the 13th

    With Kevin Durant on the bench in street clothes nursing a hamstring injury, the Oklahoma City Thunder won their third straight game, and 13th in a row over the Philadelphia 76ers, a 102-85 victory on Friday the 13th of November. Russell Westbrook had his second triple double of the season with 21 points, a career high 17 rebounds, and 11 assists. Four other Thunder players scored in double figures, with Enes Kanter scoring 13 and grabbing 8 rebounds. Dion Waiters […]