Kyler Murray announced he will pursue an NFL career, forgoing baseball. The 2018 Heisman winner has the potential to become the first athlete drafted in the first round of the NFL and MLB drafts.
Mariah Lopez, pitcher for the third-ranked Oklahoma Sooners softball team, picked up the Big 12 Pitcher of the Week award on opening weekend of the season, recording two shutouts.
Russell Westbrook made history against the Portland Trail Blazers with a 10th consecutive triple-double, breaking Wilt Chamberlain’s 1968 record. Meanwhile, Paul George is putting together an MVP-caliber season, averaging 28.7 points per game.