News Columns & Blogs

Here's what you young whippersnappers missed

For Shocker fans of a certain age, Tulsa is THE rivalry. But it’s been awhile since the teams played, and even longer since the series had a lot of sizzle. Both teams peaked during the 1980s. Since then, when one is good, the other slumps.

Regardless, Tulsa is one of the few non-conference opponents around with a nasty history with the Shockers.

If you need a history lesson, or if you want a refresher on why you hated the Hurricane so much, here are 12 stories from the archives to give you a flavor for the rivalry.