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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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    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 […]

  • Cowboys Wrap Up Spring Football With Orange-White Game

    Oklahoma State’s football team concluded spring practice on Saturday, April 18, with the Orange-White Game before a crowd of over 16,000 at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater. Unlike last last year when OSU did not have enough players to have a spring game, this year the Cowboys not only had a game, but played it just like a game, with the White team beating the Orange 31-13. “I couldn’t be any more pleased with our team,” coach Mike Gundy said. “I […]

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    Chamberlain Ties NCAA Homer Record in Sooner Rout

    Oklahoma first baseman Lauren Chamberlain tied the NCAA career home run record on Saturday as the Sooner softball team routed Baylor 11-3 in a five-inning run rule at Marita Hynes Field in Norman. Chamberlain connected for a line drive home run to center field, a 2-run shot in the fourth inning for her 90th career home run, tying the NCAA career record held by former UCLA star Stacey Nuveman. Chamberlain’s home run was part of a seven-run fourth inning for Oklahoma, […]

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    Cowboys Rout Sooners in Bedlam Blowout in Stillwater

    Oklahoma State’s baseball team scored eight runs in the first inning on their way to a historic rout of Oklahoma in Bedlam baseball on Tuesday night at Reynolds  Stadium in Stillwater. OSU beat the Sooners 24-2, the most runs OSU has ever scored and the largest win margin in a Bedlam win by the Cowboys since scoring records were first kept in 1935. OSU starting pitcher Conor Costello got the Cowboys started with a two-run double in the first, and Tim […]