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Suspended NFL WR Justin Blackmon Arrested for Weed Possession

When you are suspended from the NFL for substance abuse and the only way you can get back in the league is to prove you turned your life around, getting arrested for weed is probably not going to help your case. Here are the details of Justin Blackmon’s arrest via News9.com Former Oklahoma State football player Justin Blackmon was arrested for the possession of marijuana Wednesday...
Via BlackSportsOnline
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Blackmon arrested for marijuana possession

A former Oklahoma State University football star found himself on the wrong side of the law on Wednesday. According to officials with the Edmond Police Department, Justin Blackmon was arrested for possession of marijuana on Wednesday.
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Running Back Devon Thomas No Longer On Oklahoma State’s Roster

After being arrested and charged with shooting with intent to kill, robbery with a firearm and first-degree burglary last month, it was announced today that Oklahoma State running back Devon Thomas is no longer on the team’s roster. Thomas was a three-star recruit and a member of Oklahoma State’s incoming recruiting class, and was the No. 30 running back prospect in America...
Via College Spun
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State Coach Mike Gundy Compares Himself To Britney Spears

Oklahoma State head coach Mike Gundy has always been good for a soundbite or two – his most famous coming back in 2007 during his “I’m a man, I’m 40″ rant. Monday, during Big 12 Media Days, Gundy added another gem to his collection. The Cowboys head coach, apparently a little taken aback by all of the lights and cameras, compared himself to pop superstar Britney Spears...
Via College Spun
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Nike Unveils Awesome Oklahoma State-Themed Barry Sanders Football Training Shoe

It’s been 26 years since Barry Sanders took the college football world by storm, shattering virtually every record for a running back in the history books. Sanders, who in 1988 was a junior at Oklahoma State, had undoubtedly the greatest season the sport has ever seen, rushing for 2,628 yards and 37 touchdowns in just 11 regular season games, claiming the Heisman Trophy for his...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State Releases Short Hype Video Ahead Of Opener Against Florida State

Considering the recent success that Oklahoma State has had, which includes three double-digit win campaigns in the past four years, it’s not a stretch of the imagination to believe that the Cowboys can contend for a spot in the College Football Playoff in 2014. The team will almost undoubtedly have to win a very-difficult Big 12 to make it happen, given the fact that only four...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Release Back-up QB Kyle Orton

#459746967 / gettyimages.com The Cowboys signed Kyle Orton to be their back-up Quarterback just a few years ago, but he now has lost his job, as the Cowboys decided to cut him today.  Here is a tweet from Ian Rapport of NFL.com and NFL Network that says, in essence, the same thing:#Cowboys have informed QB Kyle Orton he’ll be released, per source. They knew Orton was serious....
Via TopSportsReport
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State Football: Booster Sues Sports Illustrated Over Exposé

Oklahoma Fellowship of Christian Athletes representative John Talley is suing Sports Illustrated for $75,000 for what he deems malicious and false claims that he was an “overzealous ‘booster’...Story
Via Lost Lettermen
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State Under NCAA Investigation Due To Improprieties Discovered In Sports Illustrated Series

Last September, Sports Illustrated a five-part series the featured allegations of grade-fixing, players getting paid and ignored drug tests, among other things. While there have been legitimate questions about the report’s accuracy — as Deadspin addressed here — Oklahoma State has taken a head-on approach, going as far as to hire someone to investigate the allegations. Now...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Pokes WR Woods at OKC High School

Ten years after the conclusion of a record-breaking career at Oklahoma State, former Cowboys star WR Rashaun Woods is back in his native Oklahoma City preparing for his second season as the varsity...Story
Via Lost Lettermen
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Three-star OL Garrett Thomas commits to the Texas Longhorns

The Texas Longhorns have added another big piece along the offensive line with the commitment of Many (La.) offensive lineman Garrett Thomas, who announced his pledge on Wednesday morning in a ceremony at his high school. A consensus three-star prospect, Thomas chose the Horns over finalists Michigan, Oklahoma, Ole Miss, and South Carolina. It was the first pledge for the Horns...
Via Pro Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys QB’ Brandon Weeden Preparing for Backup Role

The Dallas Cowboys’ backup quarterback situation is a complex as some starting quarterback battles currently taking place. Therefore, newly signed quarterback, Brandon Weeden, who hasn’t even met Kyle Orton yet, continues to prepare to fill in as Tony Romo’s trusty No. 2 man. Weeden aiming for Cowboys' No. 2 job whether Orton returns or not http://t.co/PmM13AdmfC — NFL...
Via Sportsnaut
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor University: Bears the new breeding ground for wide receivers?

Schools such as Michigan, Tennessee, Louisiana State University, University of Southern California and most recently Oklahoma State have produced tremendous talent at the wide receiver position and at one time or another earned the moniker “Wide Receiver U”.The barometer on whether the school is meriting of said title is comprised of three very important factors:1) The ability...
Via Route4Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma's New Alternate Uniforms | Boomer Sooner

I have been critical of programs which used the uniform to make a statement.  In the past, I suggested those schools don't have real tradition.  Relying instead on gimmicks. I'm not pointing fingers (Oregon & Oklahoma State to name a few).  I gave examples schools like Penn State, Michigan, and Alabama, schools with rich football traditions didn't need a gimmick...
Via Sports Brothers Report
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Smart On Choosing Jersey No. 36 In Boston: “3 For The History, 6 For The Pick”

Marcus Smart wore No. 33 at Oklahoma State, but wearing that as a Celtic is totally out of the question. Smart has decided to adopt 36 as his new number, and there is some very specific reasoning behind it. Marcus Smart and James Young hold up their #36 and #13 jerseys pic.twitter.com/L7ZCY4P4NV — John Karalis (@RedsArmy_John) June 30, 2014 Marcus Smart on why he chose number...
Via College Spun
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Marcus Smart snub Bill Self?

After Marcus Smart got drafted No. 6 overall by the Boston Celtics, he went around to his table for hugs, handshakes and congratulations. Then it looks as if he’s moving towards Andrew Wiggins’ table, where Wiggins’ family and Bill Self is sitting. Self gets up and looks like he’s going to give him a handshake but Smart quickly backtracks and walks away from Self. .embed...
Via Rock Chalk Blog
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Smart has inside of draft jacket specially embroidered

Marcus Smart was selected sixth overall Thursday by the Boston Celtics and showed off the customized jacket he was sporting for the draft. The inside of Smart’s jacket was embroidered with all sorts of logos and messages that have special meaning for his life. You can see the logo of Smart’s college, Oklahoma State, on […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Smart’s NBA Draft Suit Has A Image Of Texas Inside It

Oklahoma State’s Marcus Smart could see his name called anywhere from No.4 to No.10 in tonight’s NBA Draft at the Barclays Center. The 6-foot-3, who won’t be rocking quite the outfit Andrew Wiggisn will, still has a very neat suit that tells his life story. Inside the right pocket of his suit, Smart has his high […] The post Marcus Smart’s NBA Draft Suit Has A Image Of...
Via Diehardsport
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Andrew Wiggins and Marcus Smart show off NBA Draft outfits

As always, the rumors and headlines dominate the days leading up to the NBA Draft, but once the Draft begins, it’s the players’ outfits that become headlining. Thanks to the NBA’s Vine page, we now have a look at two of the potential top picks in this year’s class, showing off their outfits. Oklahoma State’s […]
Via Full Scale Sports
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Vines: Marcus Smart’s Suit For Tonight’s NBA Draft Features His “Life Story”

The wild suits that the players attending the NBA Draft are always a major talking point, and without seeing many of the outfits yet, it might be hard to top Marcus Smart’s. The NBA tweeted out a quick Vine preview of the suit, which features the Oklahoma State guard’s “life story.” The lining of Smart’s jacket has a number of designs, including a map of Texas with a star...
Via College Spun
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Smart believes Celtics will draft him

Meeting with the media on Wednesday in New York City, Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart believes that he will be headed East come Thursday night. In talking with the press, Smart says he believes the Celtics will draft him with their #7 overall pick. Marcus Smart says that he believes the Celtics really liked his […]
Via Full Scale Sports
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Weeden Set to Be Cowboys Backup QB

Cowboys keep saying that Kyle Orton is coming back, but then he never shows up, so that means Brandon Weeden is likely to be the Cowboys backup quarterback when the season starts. He appears up for the task. Here is what he had to say via ESPN. “Those scars have healed,” Weeden said. “I’m good. I don’t worry about it. I enjoyed my two years, met some good buddies, I’ve...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Smart a tantalizing package of tools but could be odd fit for Magic

Had Marcus Smart decided to leave Oklahoma State after his freshman year and enter into what was perceived as a weak NBA draft, he might well have gone to the Orlando Magic with the No. 2 overall pick. One year later, there's a decent possibility of him ending up with them after all. Smart has worked out twice for the Magic since they found out last month at the draft lottery...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Mountaineer Moments: WVU vs OSU – 2013

The time was high noon and the location was Morgantown, West Virginia. That is where the nation once again gave the Mountaineers no chance to win, and the 11th-ranked Cowboys were left shocked and faced on a long plane ride back to Stillwater. Behind the gutsy performance of quarterback Clint Trickett, the Mountaineers defeated Oklahoma State 30-21. So sit back, kick your shoes off...
Via BlueGoldSports.com
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

OSU football player stabbed, abducted, robbed in Stillwater

An Oklahoma State football player was stabbed, robbed and abducted Monday, Stillwater police said. Police did not identify the victim, but multiple sources close to the program confirmed it is wide receiver Cameron Hunter. The victim was treated for stab wounds to the abdomen and right forearm and released from Stillwater Medical Center, police said. The victim told police a...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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