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CHICKASHA – After collecting 50 points and 27 rebounds in two games, USAO senior Jahseth Lloyd earned Sooner Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week honors for the week of Feb. 3-9.

With back-to-back double-doubles last week, Lloyd helped lead the Drovers to a home win over No. 4 Southwestern Assemblies of God followed by a road win against Northwood University.

On the week, the 6-foot-7 forward shot...

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CHICKASHA– The spring brings a ton of action for Drover sports as fans get an opportunity to see the Sooner Athletic Conference postseason race heat up in basketball while watching the beginning of baseball and softball season, bringing new opponents and familiar non-conference foes.

Since August, fans who couldn’t make it out to USAO could enjoy the game via live broadcasts online, but with three spots in session and the capability to...

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CEDAR HILL, Texas – The Drover men’s basketball team maintained its momentum from Thursday evening’s win over No. 4 SAGU to win back-to-back conference games, defeating Northwood University 86-81 on the road on Saturday.

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (10-10, 7-6) has now swept the Knights (5-14, 4-10) this season, Northwood’s first in the Sooner Athletic Conference.

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CHICKASHA – Preparation paid off for the Drovers, who fought a tough 40 minutes against one of the nation’s leading teams, No. 4 Southwestern Assemblies of God, and came out with a huge 88-80 upset on Thursday night.

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (9-10, 6-6) led nearly the entire game before defeating the Lions (19-3, 11-2) for first-year Head Coach Vinson Metcalf’s biggest win of his short career.

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SHAWNEE – With a big second-half from the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma ended up falling short in the last second as the Drovers dropped on the road at Oklahoma Baptist.

The Drovers (8-10, 5-6) had a 41-point second half to get the game within one score, but the Bison maintained their 70-68 edge on Saturday.

Leading scorer for the Drovers was Jahseth Lloyd, who continues his 18-plus point streak with 24 points on 8-...

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CHICKASHA – Continuing in the tough Sooner Athletic Conference, the Drovers faced No. 16 Mid-America Christian on Thursday evening, dropping 93-79 to the Evangels’ high-powered offense.

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (8-9, 5-5) kept the game close until it slipped away in the final few minutes of the game against MACU (12-5, 8-3).

Jahseth Lloyd led the team in scoring with 22 points and tied teammate...

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CHICKASHA – The Drovers took their Saturday evening game against (RV) Oklahoma City down to the wire before they secured the 71-70 win at the final buzzer.

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (8-8, 5-4) went on a nine-point run to start the game led for the majority of the remaining 37 minutes, giving it up only briefly in each half.

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CHICKASHA – The Drovers grabbed another important Sooner Athletic Conference win on Thursday night at Southwestern Christian, defeating the Eagles 74-70.

Unfortunately, the night wasn’t all positive for the Drovers. It began on a sour note.

Just 30 seconds into the game, Kennis White went down with a significant injury, delaying the game for 20 minutes while an ambulance arrived and took White to the hospital.


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CHICKASHA – The Drovers (6-8, 3-4) are right in the middle of the season and in the middle of play in the fierce Sooner Athletic Conference. While their record might not indicate it, the Drovers are tough competitors and have upset some NAIA Top 25 teams already this season.

“I think we could be doing a little better as far as record-wise. But I think the thing that matters most is that we play our best basketball going into the...

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CHICKASHA – It may have taken an extra five minutes, but the Drovers overtook No. 24 Wayland Baptist 82-81 in an overtime battle on Saturday afternoon.

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (6-8, 3-4) were eager to defeat the Pioneers (12-4, 3-3), who jumped into the NAIA Top 25 rankings this week.

The Drovers had the advantage for the majority of the game, although the lead changed hands 10 times during the...