Posted November 08, 2012 on oklahomastate.scout.com
Oklahoma State's Homecoming game was played on Oct. 20 when the Cowboys downed Iowa State 31-10 in front of the Cowboys faithful. Thus, Saturday's game with West Virginia could be called Homecoming, Part II as former offensive coordinator Dana Holgorsen and longtime assistant coach Joe DeForest lead West Virginia into Stillwater for the Mountaineers first Big 12 clash with the Cowboys.
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