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Brian Brinkley is Oklahoma’s NewsChannel 4’s Sports Director.

Brian has been at KFOR since 1990, when he was a production assistant at News Channel 4. He was a sports anchor and reporter from 1992 to 2015, and was the weekend sports anchor from 1996 to 2015.

Brian is a lifelong resident of the Oklahoma City area, and grew up watching Channel 4 before becoming part of the KFOR family.

Before coming to KFOR, he was an intern at WWLS and was sports director at KGOU Radio.

Brian has received statewide attention for his reporting and anchoring.
He is a three-time finalist for Oklahoma Sportscaster of the Year, and 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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    OU President Refutes Report About Big 12 Expansion

    University of Oklahoma president David Boren refuted a report on Tuesday, September 27, that OU does not want the Big 12 to expand. Boren issued a statement which said, “I do not know where the speculation came from, but Oklahoma has not yet taken a position on expansion.” Boren is also the chairman of the Big 12’s board of directors, charged with looking into expansion. Boren’s statement was in response to an article from Sports Illustrated that cited sources that […]

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    Friday Night Heroes, Week 4

    Week 4 of the Friday Night Heroes featured the start of district play for most teams around the state. Here are the games KFOR covered on Friday, September 23: Edmond Santa Fe 44, Edmond Memorial 25 Tulsa Union 51, Edmond North 0 Southmoore 49, Moore 20 Carl Albert 45, Guthrie 7 Piedmont 33, Northwest Classen 0 Kingfisher 47, Mount St. Mary 12 Tuttle 34, Blanchard 14 Lawton MacArthur 57, Western Heights 7 Mustang 40, Owasso 21 Heritage Hall 28, Clinton […]

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    Thunder Meet Media Before Training Camp Starts

    The Oklahoma City Thunder went through their annual media day on Friday, September 23, with training camp set to start on Saturday. It’s a new look Thunder team with Kevin Durant and Serge Ibaka both playing for different teams now. A wealth of newcomers is hungry to get a chance to show what they can do, and now Russell Westbrook is the undisputed team leader.  

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    Former Thunder Star Kevin Durant Addresses Departure from OKC

    Former Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant appeared on the HBO show “Any Given Wednesday” on September 21, and was asked about his free agent signing with the  Golden State Warriors, and his relationship with former teammate Russell Westbrook.  

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    Former Sooner Could Be Out for Season

    Former Oklahoma running back Adrian Peterson could miss the rest of the season for the Minnesota Vikings after injuring his right knee last Sunday, September 18. The Vikings announced Peterson will undergo surgery Thursday, September 22, to repair a torn meniscus. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Peterson also has a torn collateral ligament in the knee. If the injury is severe, it could mean Peterson would miss 3 to 4 months, which would put him out for the rest of the […]

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    Thunder Set Blue-White Scrimmage Date & Site

    The Oklahoma City Thunder will hold their annual Blue-White Scrimmage on Tuesday, September 27, at John Marshall Mid-High School at 7:00 pm. The Thunder will have an open practice and scrimmage as they’ve done every season, complete with Rumble the Bison, the Thunder Girls, Thunder Drummers and Storm Chasers. Thunder Alley, such as they have during home games at Chesapeake Arena, will begin with activities at 4:00 pm. “We are thrilled to bring the Thunder experience to John Marshall Mid-High,” […]

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    Mason Rudolph Returns to Waco

    Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph played his first game for the Cowboys two years ago late in the season at Baylor. Rudolph showed his potential in the OSU loss, and has grown up a lot since then. This Saturday, September 24, the Cowboys return to Waco, Texas, for the first time since that game in 2014, as they face Baylor at 6:30 pm. Nate Feken reports from Stillwater.  

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    Cowboys Open Big 12 Play at Baylor

    Oklahoma State’s football team kicks off Big 12 conference play this Saturday, September 24, when they visit Baylor at 6:30 at McLane Stadium in Waco, Texas. The Bears started OSU’s season-ending three-game losing streak last season, and despite an off season filled with scandal following several sexual assault allegations, Baylor is 3-0 and the highest ranked team in the Big 12. Nate Feken reports from Stillwater.  

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    Stoops: Mayfield Needs to Be Better

    Oklahoma’s football team has the weekend off after a 45-24 loss to Ohio State last Saturday, and stand at 1-2 on the season. The Sooners probably need the bye week to regroup and heal some injuries before they resume the schedule a week from Saturday at TCU. OU’s two losses have come to 6th-ranked Houston and 2nd-ranked Ohio State, but that doesn’t make being 1-2 any easier, and the OU head coach knows his team has to play better, and […]

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    Friday Night Heroes, Week 3

    Week 3 of the high school football season featured great weather, a harvest moon, and some great matchups in the final non-district game of the year for most schools. Here are the games KFOR covered: Norman North 56, Edmond Santa Fe 7 Midwest City 28, Del City 21 Carl Albert 38, Ardmore 21 Southmoore 38, Yukon 7 Moore 28, Norman 17 Prague 27, Cashion 20 Millwood 34, Cascia Hall 32 John Marshall 51, Sulphur 21 Putnam City North 17, Choctaw […]

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    Week 3 of High School Football Kicks Off

    Week 3 of high school football in Oklahoma kicked off on Thursday night, September 15, with a handful of games. KFOR covered three games: Westmoore 21, Edmond North 7 Oklahoma Centennial 36, SeeWorth Academy 6 Little Axe 6, Bridge Creek 0