Oklahoma State to file Olukemi eligibility appeal

Oklahoma State plans to appeal to the NCAA to restore a final year of eligibility for swingman Jean-Paul Olukemi after discovering a problem with his transcripts. Coach Travis Ford said Wednesday that Olukemi would have only one semester of eligibility remaining if the NCAA doesn't rule in his favor. Ford says Olukemi took classes at a junior college during his final semester...
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March 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Olukemi’s ACL tear reduces hope of Oklahoma State turnaround

On a night when Oklahoma State's football team celebrated a historic Fiesta Bowl triumph, members of the school's basketball program went to sleep with little reason to smile. Not only have the Cowboys dropped four of five to slip to 7-6 entering the start of Big 12 play, they also learned Tuesday they've lost third-leading scorer Jean-Paul Olukemi to a season-ending...
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January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Okla. St. guard Olukemi lost for year with injury

Oklahoma State swingman Jean-Paul Olukemi is out for the rest of the season with a knee injury. OSU coach Travis Ford announced Monday that Olukemi tore the ACL in one of his knee early in the second half of Saturday's loss to Virginia Tech. Ford also said starting guard Markel Brown aggravated a hip injury during Saturday's game and is ''day-to-day. Olukemi was...
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January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Cowboys Can't Pull The Comeback Against Lobos

Oklahoma State had done it again. After falling behind by 13 points early in the second half, the Cowboys put a run together to come from behind to take a one-point lead on a Jean-Paul Olukemi 3 with 7:27 remaining. The Cowboys were on the cusp of pulling off another crazy comeback. Then OSU didn’t hit another shot.
December 18, 2011  |  Discuss

Oklahoma St. 73, Ark.-Pine Bluff 46

Jean-Paul Olukemi scored 15 points, Brian Williams came off the bench to score 12 and Oklahoma State overcame a slow start to beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 73-46 Tuesday night in the opening round of the NIT Season Tip-Off. The Cowboys (2-0) shot 50 percent in the second half to pull away after leading by seven at halftime. Markel Brown contributed 11 points and 10 rebounds and Philip...
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November 15, 2011  |  Discuss

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