OU, OSU student-athlete graduation rates reported

Tuesday, September 2nd 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

(Norman-AP) -- An NCAA report says the University of Oklahoma's graduation rate of student-athletes is 74%.

Oklahoma State's graduation rate is reported at 40%.

OU's graduation rate leads the Big 12 and the school will receive a $20,000 achievement award sponsored by USA Today.

OU's graduation rate of football players is 65%, second to Baylor in the conference. OSU's football player graduation rate is reported at 35%.

The report measures the graduation rate of the freshman class of 1996.