Walk-On basketball player has prayer answered

By Anthony Williams, Contributing Writer When junior Shariah Anderson first came to Bison Hill, it was entirely for academics, not for her dream, to play college basketball. It was not until the end of her sophomore year her dream became a reality. She said her path to playing basketball for OBU was circuitous but absolutely … Continue reading Walk-On basketball player has prayer answered

Players honored in Bison and Lady Bison basketball

By Michael Stewart, Assistant Sports Editor The Oklahoma Baptist Men’s and Women’s basketball teams have had a busy start to the new year. Both teams found success throughout the month of January, setting the teams up for a compelling end of the season.   The Lady Bison saw senior Autumn Avina named U.S. Basketball Writers Association Women’s Division II … Continue reading Players honored in Bison and Lady Bison basketball

Men’s basketball season ends; women headed to playoffs

By Michael Stewart, Assistant Sports Editor  (Courtesy photo/Bison Athletics) The men’s and women’s basketball teams wrapped up the 2017/18 regular season with a pair of away contests beginning in Weatherford, Oklahoma Friday, February 23 and ending in Ada, Oklahoma Saturday, February 24. In the first games of the back-to-back, the Bison would ultimately defeat Southwestern … Continue reading Men’s basketball season ends; women headed to playoffs

Men’s and Women’s basketball split with Rangers

By Michael Stewart, Assistant Sports Editor  (Photo by Preston Morris/The Bison) The Oklahoma Baptist men’s and women’s basketball teams hit the floor Thursday evening for a matchup against the Rangers of Northwestern Oklahoma State University. OBU went one and one overall the night against the Rangers as the Lady Bison secured a solid 98 – … Continue reading Men’s and Women’s basketball split with Rangers

Women’s Basketball team builds on strong start

By Michael Stewart, Assistant Sports Editor   (Courtesy Photo/Bison Athletics) The Oklahoma Baptist women’s basketball team has had a solid 2017-2018 campaign thus far. The Lady Bison currently sit at 12-10 overall on the season and 7-9 in the Great American Conference, already surpassing the teams win total from last season with six games still remaining in the … Continue reading Women’s Basketball team builds on strong start