Posted January 26, 2013 on
Late in the first half, Travis Ford’s wardrobe told the story. The suit jacket was off. OSU was in trouble. The Cowboys were down 13 points with five minutes left until the break and lacked any kind of offensive consistency. Contested jumpshots were followed by turnovers. The Cowboys couldn’t even grab an offensive rebound.
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Freshman Phil Forte scored a career-high 26 points in his first game since switching jersey numbers, Markel Brown added 24 points and Oklahoma State rallied from 13 points down to rout West Virginia 80-66 on Saturday.
Forte, wearing No. 13, hit three 3-pointers as the Cowboys (13-5, 3-3 Big 12) wiped away their big deficit with a 19-3 burst to finish the first half, then connected...
Defensive end Tyus Bowser of Tyler (John Tyler), Texas has verbally committed to Oklahoma State, according to multiple sources (newspaper, radio, television and the Internet) in East Texas and the Tyler area. Bowser becomes the 21st verbal commitment in the 2013 recruiting class.
Oklahoma State football hosted its first Junior Day for the 2014 recruiting class on Saturday. The Cowboys reportedly had 20 some junior prospects make the trip to campus, including some talented Texans. One of those standout Texans was Keller Timbercreek running back Cedric Dale, a 5-9, 180-pound speedster who said he had a good first look at OSU.
Toni Young had 15 points and 15 rebounds and Lindsey Keller added 14 points to lead No. 12 Oklahoma State to a 65-52 victory against Kansas on Saturday night.
Tiffany Bias and Kendra Suttles had 12 points each for the Cowgirls (15-3, 4-3 Big 12), who have won 24 straight games in which they had four players score in double figures, including 13 this season.
Chelsea Gardner had...
A crazy week of recruiting takes Oklahoma State into its second biggest visit weekend of the recruiting season. The Cowboys will be one step closer to a full staff when new inside receivers coach Jason Ray arrives on Saturday. Four visitors are expected in Stillwater, including two defensive linemen, one junior college defensive tackle and a defensive end out of the DFW Metroplex.
Oklahoma State got a jump on the 2014 recruiting class as the Cowboys held their first Junior Day on Saturday for the class that will sign a year and a little over a week from now. There were reportedly some 20 or more prospects that took advantage of the opportunity including one of the top 2014 quarterback prospects for Oklahoma.
Hurst (L.D. Bell), Texas defensive end Vili Levini (La-vin-e) gave us a call back as he was at the Oklahoma City airport waiting to fly back home on Sunday after making an official visit to Oklahoma State this weekend. The 6-4, 220-pound defensive end said he had a good time on his visit to Oklahoma State.
One could put the game film from West Virginia’s 80-66 loss at Oklahoma State on Saturday in a time capsule and use it in future years to explain the Mountaineers’ 2012-13 season.