Sentencing Friday for OSU basketball player - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo -

Sentencing set for OSU basketball player

Posted: Updated:
Darrell Williams Darrell Williams

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) _ Sentencing is set for an Oklahoma State University basketball player convicted of rape and sexual battery.

Darrell Williams is to be sentenced Friday in Payne County District Court where he was convicted in July. The jury recommended a total of two years in prison.

Williams' attorneys have asked for a new trial _ saying they have new evidence. They have not commented on what the new evidence is and subpoenas for mental health and counseling records of his accusers are under seal.

Williams was charged after two women said he groped them at a party in December 2010.

Williams was suspended from the OSU basketball team in February 2011. Coach Travis Ford testified that he believes Williams is not guilty and said he will not comment further until after sentencing. 

  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • SkyWARN 7 Forecast

    SkyWARN 7 Forecast

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:01 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:01:51 GMT
    What a nice end to the work week with sunshine, south winds and temperatures ranging through the 70s and even some low 80s out near the Texas panhandle.  For this evening expect temperatures to fall through
    Warmer For Our Saturday....
  • Oklahoma-based Sonic plans expansion over 10 years

    Oklahoma-based Sonic plans expansion over 10 years

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:59 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:59:35 GMT
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) _ Oklahoma-based Sonic Corp. says it plans to open 1,000 new drive-in restaurants over the next 10 years, expanding the chain by about 30 percent. Sonic now has about 3,500 drive-ins
    Oklahoma-based Sonic Corp. says it plans to open 1,000 new drive-in restaurants over the next 10 years, expanding the chain by about 30 percent.
  • Oklahoma unemployment rate hits 5-year low

    Oklahoma unemployment rate hits 5-year low

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:18 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:18:17 GMT
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) _ Oklahoma's unemployment rate has fallen to a five-year low, dropping below 5 percent for the first time since 2008. The Oklahoma Employment Security Commission reported Friday that
    Oklahoma's unemployment rate has fallen to a five-year low, dropping below 5 percent for the first time since 2008.
Powered by WorldNow
KSWO-TV, 1401 SE 60th Street
Lawton, OK 73501

Telephone: (580) 355-7000
Fax: (580) 357-3811
Email: news@kswo.com

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KSWO. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.