February 27, 1992 |
Jury selection began in Austin, Tex., in the $30 million lawsuit by a newspaper reporter who accuses former Oklahoma coach Barry Switzer of libel, slander and invasion of privacy over allegations made in Switzer's autobiography "Bootlegger's Boy." Jack Taylor Jr., a reporter with the Los Angeles Daily News, and his wife Myrna Lee, are seeking $5 million in damages and a $25 million punitive award.
November 1, 1987 |
Facing a team it should dominate, Oklahoma played with something more effective than emotion--precision. Patrick Collins ran for two touchdowns and six other Sooners scored rushing touchdowns in a 565-yard ground assault Saturday, powering top-ranked Oklahoma to a 71-10 thrashing of Kansas. "There was no intensity level at all out there today," Oklahoma Coach Barry Switzer said. "We had them ready to play mentally and physically, but there was no emotional involvement in the ballgame.