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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma sports news from The Associated Press

BRYAN, Texas (AP) - Gordon Neale shot a 7-under 64 yesterday at Miramont to top the boys' field in the Junior PGA Championship. Kristen Gillman increased her lead to three strokes in the girls' division. Sam Burns was two strokes back in the boys' contest after a 69. Hobart's Brad Dalke was third at 3 under after a 70. Gillman had her second straight 66 to reach 10 under in the girls' field.

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - The Texas Rangers clinched their first series victory in a month by beating the New York Yankees 3-2 last night. Brett Gardner led off the game with a homer for the second straight night after homering twice in the series-opening loss for New York. The Rangers had lost seven consecutive series.

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Right fielder Alex Rios has left the Texas Rangers game after getting hit by a pitch on the left quad. The Rangers called the move precautionary after Rios left last night's game against the New York Yankees. Rios stayed in the game to run after getting hit by a pitch thrown by Hiroki Kuroda in the third inning.

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) - Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says former defensive tackle Josh Brent is out of rehabilitation and could have his future with the NFL resolved before the team leaves training camp in California in two weeks. Brent was convicted in January of intoxication manslaughter for the December 2012 crash that killed Jerry Brown. He was sentenced to 180 days in jail and 10 years' probation.

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  • Waters Named to Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List

    Waters Named to Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:51:57 GMT
    Press Release K-STATE:Kansas State quarterback Jake Waters was one of 27 quarterbacks across the nation to be named to the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award watch list as the nation’s top senior quarterback, the organization has announced. Waters is the fourth Wildcat to be in contention for the honor and the first since Collin Klein won the award in 2012, while Michael Bishop (1998) and Chad May (1994) were both finalists. Waters was one of three Big 12 quarterbacks named to the watch list, jo...More >>
    Press Release K-STATE:Kansas State quarterback Jake Waters was one of 27 quarterbacks across the nation to be named to the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award watch list as the nation’s top senior quarterback, the organization has announced. Waters is the fourth Wildcat to be in contention for the honor and the first since Collin Klein won the award in 2012, while Michael Bishop (1998) and Chad May (1994) were both finalists. Waters was one of three Big 12 quarterbacks named to the watch list, jo...More >>
  • Chiefs QB Smith focusing on football, not contract

    Chiefs QB Smith focusing on football, not contract

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 3:36 PM EDT2014-07-30 19:36:16 GMT
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) - Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith says that the time is approaching where he will shelve all talk about a contract extension and focus solely on football for the remainder of the season.The Chiefs have been discussing a new deal with Smiths' representatives for months, though the sides remain far apart. Smith said after practice Wednesday that he's yet to set a date to break off negotiations, but he acknowledged that "at some point mentally it'll come to me."Smith is due $7...More >>
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) - Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith says that the time is approaching where he will shelve all talk about a contract extension and focus solely on football for the remainder of the season.The Chiefs have been discussing a new deal with Smiths' representatives for months, though the sides remain far apart. Smith said after practice Wednesday that he's yet to set a date to break off negotiations, but he acknowledged that "at some point mentally it'll come to me."Smith is due $7...More >>
  • NCAA Suspends Levi Copelin for 2014-15 Competition Season

    NCAA Suspends Levi Copelin for 2014-15 Competition Season

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:02:55 GMT
     The National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) has suspended University of Missouri sophomore wide receiver Levi Copelin from athletic competition for the 2014-15 season.More >>
     The National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) has suspended University of Missouri sophomore wide receiver Levi Copelin from athletic competition for the 2014-15 season.
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