Live-action short film round-up

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French filmmaking collective HOTU’s three-minute 87 Bounces is not your typical short film. Somewhat of a cross between a supercut and a flipbook, follows a basketball as it bounces through cinematic history. What it lacks in story it makes up for in slick nostalgia. Watch it here. Six-minute short Snooze Time, from director Ivan Barge and writer Matthew Harris, feels […]

Men’s basketball team to face off against North Texas

The OCU Stars men’s basketball team will face off against the Mean Green of the University of North Texas on Nov. 10 in an exhibition game. The exhibition will take place at the University of North Texas Coliseum, better known as The Super Pit. This is not the first time OCU will play the Texas team: […]

OCU to host basketball tournaments

By Lauren Matheny, Web Editor Oklahoma City University will host the 2015 Sooner Athletic Conference men’s and women’s basketball tournaments, on March 4-7 in the Abe Lemons Arena. The Sooner Athletic Conference is an organization of NAIA ranked teams from small private colleges and universities across the state of Oklahoma, and has been in existence […]

Women’s Basketball Wins National Title

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Members of the women’s basketball team return to campus March 26 outside Henry J. Freede Wellness and Activity Center. The Stars played their national title game in Frankfurt, KY.
Photo: Alyssa Marie Pearson

OCU women’s basketball team defeats Texas Wesleyan 96-61

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Oklahoma City University defeated Texas Wesleyan 96-61 on Thursday, Jan. 23 at Abe Lemons Arena. The Stars obtained a single-game team program-record of 20 3-pointers. In addition, Cara Pugh tied the single-game individual mark with eight 3-pointers. Pugh shares the school record with Patricia Ordonez, who hit eight 3-pointers on March 22, 1988. Kayla MacKenzie, […]

Entertainment news round-up for Jan. 26

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The Directors Guild gave this year’s top prize to Alfonso Cuaron for his sci-fi thriller Gravity.  The award was presented at the organization’s 66th DGA Awards ceremony at the Century Plaza Hotel on Saturday.  “This is truly an honor and I’m humbled by it,” Cuaron said in his acceptance speech. “I still have this teen […]

Basketball game postponed due to weather

The Stars’ basketball game against Southwestern Assemblies of God has been postponed due to inclement weather.

Student government to plan more tailgate events

Student Government Association hosted a tailgate party Nov. 6 in the caf.

The event was the second tailgating event hosted by SGA this year. The first was for a soccer game.

Where are they now: Orlan Jackman

Former OCU men’s basketball star Orlan “OJ” Jackman has continued his basketball career overseas, in Europe

Columnist expresses excitement about return of Thunder player Westbrook

The past week has been filled with the rumbling of earthquakes.

Many people are blaming the practice of fracking. But not me. I know the real reason.

The cause of all these earthquakes is none other than Russell Westbrook.

Freshman returns to basketball after military service

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Terence Bonhomme, 23, may be the oldest freshman on the men’s basketball team, but his court experience matches his age.

Sorority wins Homecoming sweepstakes two consecutive years

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Gamma Phi Beta took the top spot in Homecoming sweepstakes for the second consecutive year.

Homecoming winners announced

Today, at the OCU vs. Champions basketball game, the winners of homecoming were announced.

Homecoming ‘starts’ with events hosted across campus

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OCU is hosting Homecoming, a competition with events including banner, window, and lip sync this week.

The theme for this year’s Homecoming is “Start.”

Women’s basketball ranked No. 1 in SAC preseason

The women’s basketball team is ranked No. 1 in the Sooner Athletic Conference in preseason rankings.

Homecoming 2013 calendar of events

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Oklahoma City University’s Homecoming 2013 calendar of events.

Intramural Sports season kicks off with flag football

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The intramural sports season for all OCU students and employees has kicked off.

Flag football season is in session.

Other sports this year include sand volleyball, kickball, dodgeball, table tennis, basketball, and soccer.

Former women’s basketball coach returns to campus for fall season

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By Allison Gappa, Sports Writer There’s a familiar face on the sideline for the women’s basketball team. Coach Latricia Trammell returned this semester to OCU from Western State in Colorado. “It was a great experience,” Trammell said. “I met great people and coached wonderful student athletes, but Okla- homa is home.” Senior Forward Lauren Goober […]

Committee members plan Homecoming festivities, promote greater campus involvement

Homecoming Kickoff

Photo: Students show their school sprit at the Homecoming Kickoff in Abe Lemons Arena in the Freede Fitness and Wellness Center Oct. 27, 2011. (The Campus)   By Farris Willingham, Editor-in-Chief Homecoming will embrace university tradition this year as its annual basketball games return to campus. Homecoming will begin Oct. 25, with a weeklong competition […]

Players reject NBA offer, season is unlikely

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The 137-day lockout continues after the collective bargaining process has “completely broken down.”

No deal reached in 12-hour NBA meeting, will reconvene today

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The NBA lockout continues after a compromise could not be reached in this morning’s 12-hour meeting.

Officials announce coach’s departure

Athletic director continues search for new men’s basketball coach.

Columnist blames her behaviors on mother’s genetics

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Erin Ferrell talks about her natural boy-craziness

Basketball teams to compete in conference tournament

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The men’s and women’s basketball teams are preparing for the Sooner Athletic Conference Tournament.

OCU battles Southern Nazarene to the wire in 71-69 loss

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BETHANY, Okla. – OCU was everything that Southern Nazarene could handle as the Crimson Storm squeaked by with a 71-69 win Saturday at the Sawyer Center.

OCU overtaken by Rogers State 74-71

TULSA, Okla. – The OCU men’s basketball team engaged in a see-saw battle complete with 23 lead changes on Saturday.

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