November 2013

In The Saddle- Shavon Scott

Date Published: 
11/21/2013
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CHICKASHA – Facing tough Division II and top NAIA teams in pre-conference play has tested the Drover men’s basketball team early in the season, but senior Shavon Scott said it has been an opportunity to build and strengthen the team’s chemistry.

“The season is pretty rough right now, but we are only five, six games in, and it’s a long season,” he said. “I’m really looking forward to the conference because I’m pretty sure that we’ll have our chemistry down and everyone will be committed to the defensive end, and we will be able to make things happen.”

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International Students And The Job Search

International Students And The Job Search

Looking for a job is seldom easy for any student. For an international student, the job search process can be especially confusing. There are many things you may not be aware of or are unsure about.

It is the employer’s responsibility to find the right people for his or her company – not to help you find a job. The interview is successful when both of you see a match between the employer’s needs and your interest and ability to do the job.

Second half hustle brings win no. 1 for USAO

Date Published: 
11/19/2013
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CHICKASHA– A offensive second half performance earned the Drover women’s basketball team their first win of the 2013-14 season in a 67-65 decision on Tuesday evening at Bacone College.

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (1-1) went into the second half down by five points, but after the break, USAO came out on a shooting tear to put the Drovers in the driver’s seat the entire half. Even with the scoring output, the Drovers had to withstand a last minute rally to grab the win.

Drovers head to Missouri Valley for nationals

Date Published: 
11/18/2013
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CHICKASHA – The Drovers travel to Missouri Valley to compete in their fifth straight NAIA Men’s Soccer National Championship Opening Round, according to pairings released by the NAIA on Monday afternoon.

Ranked No. 11 in the nation, the Drovers (15-4) take on the No. 20 Vikings (12-4-4) on Saturday in Marshall, Mo. Game time is set for 4 p.m.

Drovers drop to DII SWOSU

Date Published: 
11/16/2013
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CHICKASHA – The Drovers struggled to overcome the tough NCAA Division II Southwestern OSU Bulldogs in a Saturday night game at the USAO Fieldhouse, dropping 75-68.

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (1-4) shot 38.6 percent from the field in a game that saw the Drovers playing catch up nearly the entire 40 minutes despite the lead changing hands four times.

Three Drovers scored in double digits in the game. Leading the pack was point guard David Tucker, Jr., a sophomore from Dallas, who had 16 points for a season high. He went 4-for-9 from beyond the arc.

Drovers net two players on All-SAC list

Date Published: 
11/15/2013
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CHICKASHA– The post season awards keep on coming for the USAO Drovers, and the latest ones are for two women’s soccer players.

Jade Ovendale earned a special personal award, Sooner Athletic Conference Newcomer of the Year, and First Team honors, while Linda Addo was named First Team as well.

Head Coach Jimmy Hampton said he is proud of the successes both players had on the year, and is hoping to see Ovendale continue the success for the Drovers in the future.

Drovers earn sixth SAC Tournament Championship

Date Published: 
11/14/2013
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CHICKASHA – After 90 minutes of Thursday’s battle, the Drovers could be seen huddled together singing out cheers in celebration of a Sooner Athletic Conference Championship and another trip to nationals.

The No. 17 University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (15-4) defeated the Saint Gregory’s Cavaliers 2-0 in the SAC Championship on Thursday afternoon at Drover Pitch. It was USAO’s 11th victory in a row.