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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 Win Bedlam Battle in Big 12 Tourney

    Oklahoma went on an 18-3 run in the second half to take control and go on to a 64-49 win over Oklahoma State in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Men’s Basketball Tournament at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri, on Thursday night. The Sooners sputtered in the first half, shooting just 23 percent and trailing at halftime 26-21. OU went on a 12-0 run early in the second half to take the lead, then after OSU tied the […]

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    State Basketball Tournament Scoreboard for Quarterfinals

    Scores from Thursday’s high school basketball state tournament quarterfinals: Class 6A Boys (Skiatook): Edmond Memorial 56, Tulsa Union 51 Putnam City West 67,  Owasso 57 Mustang 76, Broken Arrow 45 Edmond Santa Fe 68, Jenks 47 Class 6A Girls (Tulsa Webster): Broken Arrow 44, Edmond Santa Fe 40, OT Southmoore 42, Sapulpa 41 Muskogee 62, Edmond Memorial 45 Choctaw 53,  Midwest City 46 Class 5A Boys (Sapulpa): Deer Creek 58, Edison Prep 47 Lawton Eisenhower 68, Pryor 60 Tulsa Memorial 79,  Ardmore 45 Carl Albert 60,  Coweta […]

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    DeMarco Murray Leaves Cowboys to Join Former OU Teammate With Eagles

    Former OU running back DeMarco Murray has agreed to sign a contract with the Philadelphia Eagles. Murray leaves the Dallas Cowboys, where he had played his first four seasons in the NFL, to join former Sooner teammate Sam Bradford in Philly. Bradford was traded from St. Louis to Philadelphia earlier this week. Murray and Bradford are good friends, and Bradford said he called and texted Murray, who contacted the Eagles on his own after Philadelphia acquired Bradford. ESPN is reporting […]

  • Bedlam At The Big 12 Tournament Thursday Night

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Oklahoma and Oklahoma State will open play in the Big 12 Men’s Basketball Tournament against each other, when they meet in the quarterfinals Thursday night around 8:30 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. The Sooners swept the season series against the Cowboys for the second year in a row, and have won six of the last seven meetings. OSU slumped down the stretch, but  many are still projecting them to make the NCAA Tournament. […]

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    Clippers Control Thunder From the Start In Win Over OKC

    The Los Angeles Clippers had four of their five starters score at least 18 points in a 120-108 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night at Chesapeake Arena in Oklahoma City. The Thunder committed 20 turnovers in the game, 10 of those by Russell Westbrook, who finished with 24 points and 9 rebounds. OKC was led by Anthony Morrow, who scored 26 points off the bench, making of 6 of the Thunder’s 12 three-pointers. Clippers point guard Chris Paul […]

  • Cowboys Start Spring Football Practice

    Oklahoma State’s football team started spring practice on Monday in Stillwater, and there are plenty of new faces to get acquainted with. Four new assistant coaches are on the OSU staff, and while they learn who their players are, the players are getting familiar with their new coaches. It was a busy winter for head coach Mike Gundy as he  hired the four new assistants, and Gundy admits it’s the least favorite part of his job. The new coaches include […]

  • Bob Stoops Talks About New Coaches, Offense, as Spring Football Gets Set to Start

    Oklahoma head football coach Bob Stoops addressed the media on Thursday, March 5, in Norman, two days before spring practice begins for the Sooners. OU will have a new look for next season, with four new assistant coaches and a new offensive approach, led by new offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley. Stoops feels the coaches are all familiar with the system Riley is bringing to Norman, and doesn’t think the transition will be difficult at all. Oklahoma is also looking for […]

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    Cowboys End Losing Streak On Senior Night

    Oklahoma State’s men’s basketball team ended a four-game losing streak with an 82-70 win over TCU on Wednesday night at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater. On senior night, two Cowboy seniors led the way, with Le’Bryan Nash scoring 20 points and LSU transfer Anthony Hickey matching that with 20 as well. Phil Forte was the only other OSU player in double figures with 13. Hickey was 4-of-4 from three-point range, and OSU as a team was 11-for-17 from beyond the arc. […]

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    Another Triple Double For Masked Westbrook as Thunder Edge 76ers in OT

    Wearing a plastic facemask to protect his fractured  cheekbone, Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook recorded his fourth straight triple double to lead OKC to a 123-118 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night at Chesapeake Arena in Oklahoma City. Westbrook had career highs in points and rebounds, with 49 points, 16 rebounds, and 10 assists. He was one of four Thunder players in double figures, with Dion Waiters scoring 20 off the bench, D.J. Augustin had 17 and Anthony […]

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    Five Sooners, One Cowgirl Earn Big 12 Honors

    Five players from Oklahoma and one from Oklahoma State earned postseason women’s basketball honors from the Big 12 conference on Wednesday, March 4. OU sophomore Peyton Little was All-Big 12 First Team and also the Big 12 Newcomer of the Year. Oklahoma’s Gioya Carter and Kaylon Williams made All-Big 12 Second Team. OU guard Gabbi Ortiz was named the Big 12 Freshman of the Year. Sharane Campbell-Olds of the Sooners made the Big 12 All-Defensive Team. OSU’s Brittney Martin made first team, […]

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    Without Stars, Thunder Shine In Win Over Lakers

    With Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and Steven Adams all out due to injuries, the Oklahoma City Thunder used a balanced scoring attack to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 108-101 on Sunday at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Five Thunder players scored in double figures in the win, with Serge Ibaka and D.J. Augustin both scoring 18 points to lead the way. Ibaka added 14 rebounds and Augustin had 9 rebounds and 5 assists. Enes Kanter recorded his third double double […]