By Jack Shields
The Oklahoma Sooners open their season against Omaha at the Lloyd Noble Center on Sunday afternoon.
IT’S BASKETBALL TIIIIIIIIIIIME IN OKLAHOMAAAAAAAAAA!
I’m so sorry. It won’t happen again.
Anyway, we’ve all been anxiously awaiting Trae Young‘s official debut as point guard of the Oklahoma Sooners, and there’s plenty of reason for it. Young has looked the part of a former five-star prospect through six exhibition games, capping his offseason with a 23-point effort in only 22 minutes against East Central on Wednesday. For those of you who are unfamiliar with his style, his game can best be described as a mixture between Steve Nash and Steph Curry. His defense is going to need a bit of work, but he’s shown promising signs on that end, as well.
Time: 2 p.m. CT
TV: FS Oklahoma
Radio: Sooner Radio Network (KRXO 107.7 FM “The Franchise” in Oklahoma City; KTBZ 1430 AM in Tulsa)
If you feel like discussing some OU basketball, head on down to the game thread (comments) and give us your thoughts and observations.
Here’s what we need to keep an eye on today:
The effort on defense – Oklahoma allowed over 100 points in it’s charity …read more