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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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    Sooners Set Kickoff Time For Season Opener

    Oklahoma’s football team announced the kickoff time for their 2015 season opener. The Sooners will face Akron in the season opener on September 5 in a game that will kickoff at 6:00 and be televised on pay-per-view on Fox Sports Oklahoma. It will be the first time OU has ever played Akron in football. Oklahoma’s other two non-conference games have already had kickoff times announced. The Sooners will play Tennessee on September 12 at 5:00 on ESPN, then the next […]

  • Kurt Budke Inducted Into Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame

    Former Oklahoma State women’s basketball coach Kurt Budke was posthumously inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame on Saturday night, June 13, in Knoxville, Tennessee. Budke was killed in a plane crash on November 17, 2011, along with his assistant coach Miranda Serna and two others. Budke’s widow Shelley was in attendance in Knoxville for the Hall of Fame induction ceremony. Budke was the OSU head coach for seven seasons, leading the Cowgirls to five postseason appearances and three NCAA Tournament appearances. Before […]

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    Cowgirls Hire Kenny Gajewski as New Softball Coach

    Oklahoma State announced they have hired Kenny Gajewski to be their new head softball coach. Gajewski has spent the last three seasons as an assistant coach at the University of Florida, helping the Gators to the last two NCAA championships. Gajewski played college baseball at the University of Oklahoma and was on the Sooners’ 1994 national championship team. “I really can’t wait to get started,” Gajewski said. “We are all aware of the history and tradition of Oklahoma State softball and that […]

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    Cowboys Announce Non-Conference Times and TV

    Oklahoma State’s football team announced the kickoff times and television networks for their three non-conference games for the upcoming season. OSU will open the season on Thursday, September 3, at Central Michigan. That game will kickoff at 6:00 and be televised by ESPNU. The Cowboys’ home opener is Saturday, September 12, against Central Arkansas in a 6:30 kickoff on Fox Sports Net. OSU’s final non-conference game will be against Texas-San Antonio. That game will be at home on September 19 and […]

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    Kevin Durant Selected for Oklahoma Hall of Fame

    Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant has endured a tough last eight months, battling injuries that kept him out most of the 2014-15 season, but on Thursday, June 11, Durant got some good news. Durant has been selected for induction into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame. Durant is one of eight members of the Hall of Fame class of 2015, which will officially be inducted in Tulsa on November 19. The Oklahoma Hall of Fame’s website has this entry for […]

  • Serge Ibaka on Billy Donovan: “I’m Going to Support Him”

    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka was at a Thunder youth basketball camp on Friday, helping coach about 40 campers ages 10 through 16 at the Santa Fe Family Life Center. Ibaka paused to talk with the media briefly, and was asked his reaction to the team hiring Billy Donovan as the new head coach. Ibaka said “he’s a good guy, a very good guy.    He’s smart.   I’m going to support him like the organization.    The players are going to support him. […]

  • Another Bad 8th Inning Eliminates Cowboys

    Oklahoma State’s baseball team had another bad eighth inning and it was the Cowboys’ demise in a 2-1 loss to St. John’s that eliminated OSU from the NCAA regional at Reynolds Stadium in Stillwater on Sunday. St. John’s scored two runs in the 8th inning to take the lead. Down 1-0, the Red Storm tied it when Robert Wayman singled in Robbie Knightes to make it 1-1. They then took the lead when Michael Donadio singled in Alex Caruso to take […]

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    Three Sooner Softball Players Named to All-America Team

    Three Oklahoma softball players were named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America team on Wednesday, May 27. Both senior first baseman Lauren Chamberlain and senior shortstop/pitcher Shelby Pendley were named to the first team, while freshman pitcher Paige Parker was named second team. Chamberlain joins Keilani Ricketts as the only Sooner players to be a four-time All-American, and the only other besides Ricketts to be a three-time first team All-American. Pendley is a three-time All-American, and on the first team for the second time. […]

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    OU’s Paige Parker Named National Freshman of the Year

    Oklahoma pitcher Paige Parker was named the National Freshman of the Year by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association on Tuesday night, May 26. Parker wins the inaugural award after a season in which she went 28-7 with a 1.65 earned run average, leading the Sooners to a super regional, where they fell one win short of the Women’s College World Series. In 217 innings pitched, she struck out 224, and walked just 57. Parker also became just the third pitcher in NCAA […]

  • OSU Baseball to Host NCAA Regional

    Oklahoma State’s baseball team found out Sunday night they will host an NCAA regional at Reynolds Stadium in Stillwater. On Monday, the Cowboys found out who will be joining them in the four-team regional. Oklahoma State will play St. John’s at 6:00 pm on Friday at Reynolds Stadium. The other first round game will match #2 seed Arkansas against #3 seed Oral Roberts at noon. The four team regional is double elimination, with the winner advancing to a super regional. […]

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    Cowboy Errors Open Door for Longhorns to Take Big 12 Tournament

    Oklahoma State’s baseball team committed three errors in a costly five-run Texas 8th inning that gave the Longhorns the lead for good on their way to a 6-3 win over the Cowboys in the Big 12 Baseball Tournament Championship Game on Sunday at OneOK Field in Tulsa. Three Cowboy errors in the 8th allowed Texas to tie it, then with the bases loaded, Zane Gurwitz singled down the right field line to score C.J. Hinojosa and Tres Barerra, giving the Longhorns a 4-2 […]