Around the Sooner State – Aug. 17, 2011

Boone Pickens weighs in on Texas A&M and the Big 12 Around the Sooner State.

Big 12: Boone Pickens advises Texas A&M to stay in Big 12 – Jenni Carlson, NewsOK  Article

OU: Tom Wort honors Austin Box with even better work ethic – Mike Baldwin, NewsOK  Article

OSU: Practices becoming grind for Cowboys – Jason Elmquist, Stillwater NewsPress  Article

TU: Beyond the backfield – TU Sports Info.  Article

USAO: Preseason polls put USAO top of SAC, high nationally – USAO Sports Info.  Article

SNU: Storm expected to finish second in SAC women’s soccer – SNU Sports Info.  Article

RSU: Hillcats tabbed fourth in SAC men’s soccer preseason poll – RSU Sports Info.  Article

Photo: Beavers Bend near Broken Bow; Submitted by Dennis Houx