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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
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    Sooners Rising, Cowboys Into Poll

    Oklahoma’s men’s basketball team moved up four spots in this week’s Associated Press poll, while Oklahoma State made their first appearance in the top 25. OU moved up from 21st to 17th in this week’s media poll. OSU is tied for 21st with fellow Big 12 team West Virginia. Both the Sooners and Cowboys play Monday night games on February 9. OU hosts 14th-ranked Iowa State at 8:00 in Norman, while OSU visits number 16 Baylor at 6:00 in  Waco, […]

  • Thunder Blow Out Clippers

    The Oklahoma City Thunder had six players score in double figures in a  131-108 rout of the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday at Chesapeake Arena in Oklahoma City. Kevin Durant was on fire early, scoring 29 points on 10 of 15 field goal shooting to lead OKC. Russell Westbrook started slowly, missing his first eight shots, but he made 6 of his last 11 attempts to finish with 19 points and 11 rebounds, plus 5 assists. The breakout performance came […]

  • Cowboys Upset #8 Kansas

    Oklahoma State’s men’s basketball team forced 18 Kansas turnovers and upset the eighth-ranked Jayhawks 67-62 on Saturday at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater. Four Cowboys were in double figure scoring, led by Le’Bryan Nash’s 18 points. Anthony Hickey had 15 points and knocked down two three-pointers. Phil Forte added 13 points and Jeff Newberry 10. There were five ties and five lead changes in the game, and OSU had to overcome poor shooting from three-point range, where they made just 3 […]

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    Cowgirls Rally To Win at Kansas

    Oklahoma State’s women’s basketball team came back from 15 points down to beat Kansas 65-57 on Saturday night at Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kansas. The Cowgirls held KU to just 28 percent field goal shooting in the second half, outscoring the Jayhawks 31-21 in the second half. Brittney Martin had 16 points and 6 rebounds to lead OSU along with Roshunda Johnson, who had 16 as well. Liz Donohoe had a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds. LaShawn Jones was […]

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    Kendrick Perkins Suspended One Game by NBA

    Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins has been suspended one game by the NBA for an incident with Tyreke Evans of the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night at Chesapeake Arena. Perkins initiated contact with Evans by pushing his head into Evans. Both players received technical fouls. The Thunder host the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday at  noon at Chesapeake Arena.  

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    Spangler and Hield Lead OU in Win Over TCU

    Ryan Spangler had 21 points and Buddy Hield had a double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds in Oklahoma’s  68-56 win over TCU on Saturday at the Wilkerson-Greines Athletic Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Spangler made 9 of 12 shots on his way to his point total, while Hield hit two 3-pointers and grabbed all 10 of his rebounds on the defensive end. Isaiah Cousins was also in double figures with 11 points. OU held TCU to just 32 percent field goal […]

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    Sooner Women Hold Off Wildcats

    Oklahoma’s women’s basketball team responded to a 10-0 second half run by Kansas State to beat the Wildcats 66-58 on Saturday at the Lloyd Noble Center in Norman. OU built a nine-point lead at 51-42 when K-State scored 10 straight points, getting a three-pointer to take a 52-51 lead. The Sooners responded with a three-pointer from Gabbi Ortiz to regain the lead and never gave it up after that. Ortiz had 11 points and hit three 3-pointers. OU was led by […]

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    Anthony Davis Beats Buzzer and Thunder With 3-Pointer

    Anthony  Davis hit a double-clutch 3-pointer at the buzzer to lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a 116-113 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday night at Chesapeake Arena in Oklahoma City. Davis had 41 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Pelicans, countering a career high 48 points from Russell Westbrook, who became the first player in the NBA this season to have back-to-back 40-point games. Westbrook nearly had a triple double, with 11 assists and 9 rebounds. […]

  • Durant Will Play Friday Night vs. Pelicans

    Oklahoma City Thunder star forward Kevin Durant will play on Friday night, February 6th against the New Orleans Pelicans. Durant has missed four of the last five games with a sprained toe suffered against the Cleveland Cavaliers on January 25. Durant said he landed oddly on his foot late in the game against Cleveland and it felt like he had injured the toe. He played against Memphis on January 31, but said on Friday he should not have played in that […]

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    Strong Thunder Finish Polishes Off Pelicans

    The Oklahoma City Thunder went on a 13-0 run to end the game and beat the New Orleans Pelicans 102-91 on Wednesday night at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Russell Westbrook paced the Thunder by tying his career high with 45 points and adding 6 rebounds and 6 assists. Westbrook had 19 of those 45 in the first quarter, the most he’s ever scored in a quarter. OKC trailed 57-51 at halftime, but went on an 18-5 […]

  • Sooner Coaches React to Signing Class

    Oklahoma’s football team signed 24 players on national letter of intent signing day on Wednesday, February 4. The class spans several states, with eight states plus Canada represented among the 24 players. The states represented are New York, California, Virginia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and Illinois, which produced Bellville kicker and punter Austin Siebert. Among the in-state signees is Midwest City defensive back Will Sunderland, and McAlester’s Dalton Wood, who is being projected as a tight end or fullback for the […]