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Dylan Buckingham is a Sports Photojournalist/Reporter for Oklahoma's NewsChannel 4. He was born and bred right here in Oklahoma and is living his dream everyday covering sports in the state where he grew up. Originally from Tulsa, he joins us from Amarillo, Texas where he was the weekend sports anchor at KFDA-TV and co-host of the radio show "Sports 360."

Dylan is a graduate of the University of Central Oklahoma with a degree in Communications. During his time as a Broncho, Dylan served as sports director for KUCO-TV, host of "The Huddle" and earned awards for best Sports Story and best TV/Magazine Show for his work on "The Huddle."

When not at work you can find him spending time with his beautiful wife, Emily and their dog, Piper. He also enjoys spending time with his friends and family. If you have a story you feel needs to be told, you can e-mail him at Dylan.Buckingham@kfor.com.

You can follow Dylan on twitter at http://twitter.com/DylanBuckingham

Life Goal - To be a good dad to some great kiddos

Play any sports/Favorite Sport - I played just about everything growing up. Basketball is my favorite to play, football is my favorite to watch.

Favorite TV Show - Any sport on TV, SportsCenter, Entourage, How I Met Your Mother, Arrested Development

Favorite Car - My first, a 1993 Eddie Bauer Ford Bronco. It was awesome. In fact, I'm positive its why my wife married me…

Happiest moment in my life was - the day I got married

4 notable persons you'd invite to dinner - Jesus Christ, Vince Lombardi, Brad Nessler and Abraham Lincoln

Favorite food - Cheeseburgers of any sort or Subway.

I have a pet - A fish named Fenway Parker, a dog, Piper, and will soon own a Golden Retriever who will be named Lambeau!

Knew you wanted to be a reporter when - I was 13 and realized I would never play sports professionally.

Best movie of all time - Forrest Gump

Hardest part of my job - My crazy hours

Favorite holiday - Christmas

School fight song - You can't go wrong with any college fight song

People are surprised when I tell them - I took drum lessons from Eric Clapton's old drummer (Jamie Oldaker) and I used to live in Boston when I was little.

I like to listen to - Any type of rock music or sports talk.

Favorite Book - Of Mice and Men

I'd jump at the chance to - do voice-over work in a cartoon or host a game show. Both of those things would be amazing to do.

Best part of the day - when the day is done and we've had three successful sportscasts.

Favorite place to be other than home & work - At any family member's house or hanging out with friends.

Anything else you want viewers to know about you - I'm a ridiculously large sports fan, my TV is always on ESPN and my favorite professional sports teams are the Packers, Celtics, Red Sox and Bruins!

Recent Articles
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    Sources: OSU quarterback JW Walsh has surgery; out indefinitely

    NewsChannel 4 Sports Director Bob Barry, Jr. has learned through sources that Oklahoma State quarterback JW Walsh underwent surgery Thursday in Oklahoma City for a lower leg/ankle injury. Walsh is expected to miss 6-8 weeks. OSU has neither confirmed or denied the report. Walsh’s injury means Daxx Garman will take his place running the offense. Garman was 16-26 with 244 yards and 2 touchdowns in a win against Missouri State in relief of Walsh. This is a developing story. Refresh […]

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    UCO Bronchos Back on the Rise

    The Central Oklahoma Bronchos are off to a stellar start in 2014. UCO earned their first season opening win since 2007 last Thursday against Fort Hays State on the road. The Bronchos won the game 26-7, with the only FHSU touchdown coming off of a kickoff return. Which proves the defense is going to be a challenge for the MIAA Conference this year. What makes UCO’s win more impressive is the youth they have on the team. The Bronchos have […]

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    Friday Night Heroes, Week 1, Scores and Highlights

    Week 1 of the high school football season featured a plethora of rivalry games. Putnam City vs. Putnam City North, Edlam between Edmond Santa Fe and Edmond North, plus Mustang vs. Yukon. The Moore war also took center stage with Westmoore and Moore doing battle. It even had a little sizzle as Booker T. Washington and Midwest City squared off in a match of Bombers head coach Darrell Hall’s former and current teams. Shawnee, the team some are calling the […]

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    Former OSU Coach Returns to Sideline

    It’s been a long two years for Bill Young. He helped Oklahoma State to their best season in school history in 2011 as the Cowboys went 11-1. However, in 2012 the Cowboys finished 7-5, won the Heart of Dallas Bowl and Young was let go. After taking time to help out at Wyoming, he knew he still had the desire to coach. And with the departure of Todd Phillips at Yukon High School, Young found his opportunity to return to […]

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    High School Football Season Underway

    For most schools, the high school football season doesn’t kick off until next week. Casady isn’t most schools. The Cyclones, who play in the Southwest Preparatory Conference, kicked off their season on Friday facing rival Holland Hall. Casady was seeking their second straight win over the Dutch. Plus, the final week of scrimmages wrapped up in the metro this Friday. Douglass, John Marshall, Star Spencer and Oklahoma Centennial all battled for the coveted gold ball that goes to the All-City […]

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    Wariboko Brothers are Casady’s Cyclones

    Under the guidence of head coach Koby Scoville, Casady has steadily improved their win total and hopes to take the next step this season by making the Southwest Preparatory Playoffs. Leading the Cyclone charge is the Wariboko brothers, Joshua and Max. Joshua is four star rated offensive lineman recruit by rivals and is getting attention coast to coast. Josh initially committed to play football at the University of Oklahoma, but since has changed his mind and opened up the recruiting […]

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    Dorial Green-Beckham Won’t Play for Sooners in 2014

    Missouri transfer wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham’s waiver to play in 2014 has been denied by the NCAA. That means the 6-6, 225 pound wideout won’t be allowed to play for the Sooners this season. The official Oklahoma football twitter account tweeted a statement saying, “The University of Oklahoma has learned that the waiver request it entered on behalf of Dorial Green-Beckham has been denied by the NCAA. The University accepts that decision and will continue to provide the appropriate assistance […]

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    Joe Mixon Staying at Oklahoma

    After being suspended for the entire 2014 football season, many questioned whether star recruit running back Joe Mixon would stay at OU or leave. He answered those questions in a series of tweets on Friday. I love OU and my Teammates I'm Here to Win Championships And to win A Heisman! I'm loyal to this Man @OU_CoachStoops pic.twitter.com/0JXPpGy0tb — ⚡PRIMETIME!!!⚡ (@Joe_MainMixon) August 22, 2014 #ThrowbackBobStoops41 #ChaseFor8 #LetsGetIt — ⚡PRIMETIME!!!⚡ (@Joe_MainMixon) August 22, 2014 It appears Mixon is staying in Norman […]

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    OSU Cowboys Preview Florida State, Jameis Winston

    It might be the biggest game Oklahoma State plays all season. The Cowboy Kickoff Classic between OSU and defending National Champs, Florida State. The Cowboys and Seminoles have played 4 times in each programs history, with OSU’s lone win coming in 1958 at the inaugural and only Bluegrass Bowl by a score of 15-6. Since then, OSU has lost the last 3 meetings. This game stacks against the Cowboys as they are unranked facing an FSU team that went undefeated […]

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    Youth Movement at McGuinness

    Bishop McGuinness is no stranger success having made and won at least one playoff game 10 of the last 14 years. This season, if the Irish hope to continue that success, they’ll have to do so with quite the youth movement. Bishop McGuinness will have 9 new starters on the offensive side of the ball. That includes not having one senior wide receiver. One mainstay from last years squad is running back Braden Roy. The senior ran for more than […]

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    OSU Cowboys Wrap Up Fall Camp

    Oklahoma State wrapped up their fall camp Saturday with a 115 play scrimmage in the Sherman E. Smith Center. OSU head coach Mike Gundy said that the quarterbacks stole the show playing “the best they have in a scrimmage probably in a number of years here.” There’s still no word on who will start. That isn’t the best part though. The best part is that OSU managed to escape fall camp without any injuries. Offensive coordinator Mike Yurcich attributed that […]