Found June 16, 2013 on College Spun: Many wondered how Oklahoma State shooting guard Marcus Smart could turn down millions of dollars and the potential to be the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft. Now we know. Smart is at the USA Basketball Men’s U19 World Championship training camp in Colorado where he talked to college hoops writer Reid Forgrave. Great talk w @smart_MS3 on why return to Ok St. End season left bad taste…but also hurt wrist in NCAAs, couldn’t lift ball til May. — Reid Forgrave (@ReidForgrave) June 16, 2013 If Marcus Smart’s wrist healthy, probably going to NBA, he told me. But pumped 1 more year college: “I get to be a kid for 1 more year.” — Reid Forgrave (@ReidForgrave) June 16, 2013 Guess the Cowboys being ousted in the first round of the NCAA Tournament was a blessing in disguise.  Last season, Smart put OSU basketball back on the map. After winning both the Big 12 Player of the Year and Freshman of the Year honors and being named an second-team All-American by the AP, Smart w...

Report: Former Oklahoma State QB Lunt heading to Illinois

Former Oklahoma State quarterback Wes Lunt appears to be headed to Illinois, according to ESPN and Lunt grew up in Rochester, Ill., which is only a 90-minute drive from the Illinois campus in Champaign. Illinois is coached by former Oklahoma State assistant Tim Beckman. Lunt was the only true freshman to start at quarterback in OSU. He threw for 1,108 yards, six...

Illini land Oklahoma State QB Wes Lunt

The Illini had some serious issues at quarterback last year. To quote Spandau Ballett: “I know this much is true.” They also had some issues on the O Line, and in the receiving corps and the running backs and the…Let’s move on. Ex Oklahoma State quarterback Wes Lunt, a Rochester Illinois native, is coming home, according to multiple reports. Lunt could be a good fit for...

Report: Former OK State QB Wes Lunt Transferring To Illinois

Former Oklahoma State quarterback Wes Lunt, who decided after one year in Stillwater that his time was up, will be transferring to Illinois. Zach Kerker of was the first to report the news. BREAKING: Wes Lunt will transfer to the University of Illinois. — Zach Kerker (@ZachKerker) June 17, 2013 Lunt had been considering Louisville and Notre Dame as well before...

Illinois football: Wes Lunt chooses Illinois

A month after quarterback Wes Lunt announced he was leaving Oklahoma State after his freshman season, the right-handed thrower has found himself a new home. Monday, Lunt said he was headed to Illinois. Former Oklahoma State QB Wes Lunt will attend Illinois per source — Joe Schad (@schadjoe) June 17, 2013 Lunt, a native of Rochester, Ill., roughly 80 miles from the Champaign campus...

Wes Lunt announces transfer to Illinois over Louisville

Former Oklahoma State quarterback Wes Lunt has given Illini fans huge news with his decision to transfer to the University of Illinois.

Brailford Pleased With Camp Performance

One of the top in-state targets for the Oklahoma State coaching staff as recruiting has really revved up in June with the camp season having come and gone for now is Tulsa Washington defensive end Jordan Brailford. The 6-3, 220-pound standout for the Hornets ran run really well with a 4.73 in the forty and his 5-10-5 was a really impressive 4.23.

No Place Like Home

After several weeks, several sources are now reporting that former Oklahoma State QB Wes Lunt is transferring to Illinois.
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