The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma was unable to hold off a determined rally by visiting Oklahoma City University and fell 89-82 in an exciting back-and-forth men’s basketball game Saturday in Chickasha.

The USAO men’s basketball team overwhelmed visiting John Brown University with its usual array of spectacular plays and tenacious defense to earn a 96-85 victory Thursday night in Chickasha. The Drovers had three players score 20 or more points, winning their third straight game to improve to 9-5 overall and 4-2 in league play. Rich McCalop...

The USAO men’s basketball team under the leadership of Coach Chris Francis has muscled its way into the nation’s top NAIA basketball teams according to the latest rankings from the National Office in Kansas City, Mo.

USAO won its fifth home game in as many tries and did so in impressive fashion with a convincing 107-97 victory over visiting Bacone College in a men’s basketball Saturday in Chickasha. The Drovers who improved to 8-5 overall and 3-2 in Sooner Athletic Conference play have scored 100 or more points in four of their five home games.

USAO stubbornly fought off a committed effort by Wayland Baptist to hang onto a 98-92 hard-fought men’s basketball victory Thursday night in Plainview, Texas. Taran Buie and Myron Taylor each had 22 points for the Drovers who improved to 7-5 overall and evened their Sooner Athletic Conference record at 2-2.

 USAO got 29 points from Taran Buie and Greg Smith added 17 but the Drovers were unable to get past a hot-shooting Southwestern Assemblies of God University team losing 88-69 in men’s basketball action Saturday night in Waxahachie Texas.

A short-handed USAO men’s basketball team playing without three of its regular starters had a difficult time keeping pace with Texas Wesleyan in a 104-87 loss Thursday in Fort Worth, Texas.

USAO freshman Dedrian Parmer showed glimpses of what appears to be a promising future for the Drovers scoring 24 points and pulling down 21 rebounds but could not overcome a powerful Arkansas Tech team that earned a 85-64 victory in a men’s basketball exhibition game Saturday in Russellville, Ark.

The USAO men’s basketball team returned to action Wednesday after a lengthy holiday break against Midwestern State University, the No. 9 ranked NCAA Division II team in Wichita Falls, Texas.

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma men’s basketball opened Sooner Athletic Conference play in impressive fashion with an 86-79 victory at St. Gregory’s University Saturday in Shawnee. Taran Buie scored 24 points and David Tucker added 17 as the Drovers improved to 6-3 on the season and 1-0 in league play.