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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
  • Trevor Knight tweets Katy Perry on Super Bowl Sunday

    UPDATE: 2/2/15 Check out the latest tweet from OU’s Trevor Knight to Katy Perry. KP, I know I'm a little late but we would be one heck of a power couple! @katyperry #SuperBowlBae — Trevor Knight (@trevor_knight9) February 2, 2015 Remember when she asked him to ‘give her a call’ while on national TV last fall? Below is one of our stories on the pop singer wanted to meet this football superstar. The video above is from back in October […]

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    Grizzlies Freeze Out Thunder in Memphis

    The Memphis Grizzlies held the Oklahoma City Thunder to just 35 percent field goal shooting on their way to an 85-74 win on Saturday night at the FedEx Forum in Memphis, Tennessee. Kevin Durant returned to the Thunder lineup after missing two games with a sprained toe, but Durant did not look sharp, making just 5 of 16 shots from the field and missing all five three-point attempts. KD did lead the Thunder in scoring with 15 points. Russell Westbrook […]

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    Sooners Sweep Cowboys With Win in Stillwater

    24th-ranked Oklahoma used a balanced offensive effort to beat Oklahoma State 64-56 on Saturday night at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, completing their second straight season sweep of the Bedlam series. Oklahoma State started the game on a 9-2 run, and led the entire first half, taking a 32-25 lead to halftime. Oklahoma got off to a quick start in the second half, though, and took their first lead when Buddy Hield hit a 3-pointer to go up 40-38. The Sooners built […]

  • Signing Day Four Years Ago: A Look Back at the 2011 Recruiting Class

    With national letter-of-intent signing day coming up on Wednesday, February 4, it’s instructive to not get too excited about the current signing class for the Sooners and Cowboys football teams. Not every class turns out to be as good as the coaches claim it is, and one look no further than OU’s class in 2011 to see how things can change in four seasons. The Sooners signed just 17 players in the 2011 signing class, and only six made it […]

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    Cowboys Keep Bears in Hibernation At Home

    Oklahoma State’s men’s basketball team held 20th-ranked Baylor to just 35 percent field goal shooting on their way to a 64-53 win on Tuesday night at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater. OSU fell behind by seven points early, but finished the first half with a 24-8 run to take a 30-21 lead at halftime. In the second half the Cowboys built the lead to 12 before Baylor tried to rally late, but a dunk by Le’Bryan Nash sealed the win, putting […]

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    Thunder Cold in Loss at Cleveland

    The Oklahoma City Thunder shot just 39 percent from the field in a 108-98 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday afternoon in  Cleveland, Ohio. The Cavs hit 16 three-pointers, and were led by LeBron James, who had 34 points. Kevin Love added 19 points and hit five three-pointers. The Thunder were playing catchup most of the game, taking the lead briefly late in the third quarter. But the Cavs regained control shortly after that and pulled away in the fourth quarter. […]

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    Late Sooner Drought Dooms OU At Baylor

    Oklahoma’s men’s basketball team went four and a half minutes without scoring late in the second half as Baylor beat the Sooners 69-58 on Saturday at the Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas. Baylor took advantage with a 10-0 run to take the lead for good. OU made just 39 percent from the field, while Baylor hit an even 50 percent. The Sooners also struggled from three-point range, making just six of 24 beyond the arc. Buddy Hield and Jordan Woodard […]

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    Slow Start Leads to Loss at K-State for Cowboys

    Kansas State started the game with a 6-0 run and never trailed in a 63-53 win over Oklahoma State on Saturday at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas. The Wildcats shot 57 percent from the field, and outscored OSU 24-14 in the paint. Phil Forte led OSU with 22 points, but was just 2-for-6 from three-point range. Le’Bryan Nash joined Forte in double figures with 13 points. Nino Williams led K-State with 20 points and made 10 of 13 from the […]

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    Sooner Women Keep Streaks Alive vs. Texas Tech

    Oklahoma’s women’s basketball team kept several winning streaks alive in a 70-64 win over Texas Tech on Saturday afternoon at the Lloyd Noble Center in Norman. Gioya Carter led the Sooners with 22 points, 17 of those coming in the second half, as OU won their 8th straight game overall, 9th straight against Texas Tech, and 10th in a row over Tech in Norman. There were seven ties and seven lead changes in the game, but OU made the key […]

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    Cowgirls Fall at Home to TCU

    Oklahoma State’s women’s basketball team was outshot at home by TCU and lost to the Horned Frogs 71-62 on Saturday afternoon at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater. TCU hit 51 percent of their shots and held OSU to just 2-for-10 from three-point range. Brittney Martin led the Cowgirls with 15 points and 9 rebounds. TCU forced 18 Cowgirl turnovers and outscored OSU 20-11 off turnovers. Two other OSU players were in double figure scoring, with LaShawn Jones scoring 13 points and Kaylee Jensen 11. Zahna Medley led TCU […]

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    Thunder Can’t Halt Hawks’ Streak, Lose in Atlanta

    The Oklahoma City Thunder never led in the second half and couldn’t stop a potent Atlanta Hawks offense as they lost to the hottest team in the NBA, 103-93 on Friday night at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. The Hawks set a franchise record with their 15th straight win, improving to 36-8 on the season, the best record in the Eastern Conference. OKC went on a 9-2 run to close the first quarter, getting a Kendrick Perkins slam sandwiched around a […]