Oklahoma State AD: Travis Ford will remain Cowboys' coach

Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder said in a statement Tuesday that Travis Ford will remain Oklahoma State's head basketball coach, despite reports and rumors saying Ford's job is in jeopardy. Ford has a 143-91 record in seven years at Oklahoma State. His Cowboys went 18-14 this season and dropped seven of their final eight games, including a loss in the round of 64 in...
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March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Young nets 27, Oregon squeaks by Oklahoma State in Midwest Region

  Joseph Young and Oregon were just a little too much for Oklahoma State. Young scored 27 points, Elgin Cook added 18 and the eighth-seeded Ducks beat the Cowboys 79-73 in the NCAA tournament on Friday night. Dillon Brooks had 17 points for the Ducks (26-9), and Dana Altman got the win in his return to Omaha and the same building where he once coached Creighton. Next up for Oregon...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State Basketball: Cowboys face Ducks in the wild West Region

Despite an up-and-down season, Oklahoma State Basketball has found its way to a 3rd straight NCAA Tournament appearance. The Cowboys reached the tournament with a record of 18-13 (8-10) and are the ninth seed in the West region. They face eighth seed Oregon later today at 5:50 p.m. CT in Omaha, Nebraska. This is the second time the two teams have met up in the tournament in the last...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State Basketball drops finale, looks ahead to Big 12 Tournament

Oklahoma State Basketball had to win at least one of their last 2 games of the regular season in order to stay in the NCAA Tournament conversation. They did so, with an 82-70 win against TCU last Wednesday. Unfortunately, they dropped the season finale 81-72 at No. 20 West Virginia on Saturday. The Cowboys are now 18-12 overall and 8-10 in conference play heading into the Big 12...
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March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State Basketball: Where does Saturday’s loss leave the Cowboys?

With Saturday’s stunning 63-62 loss at Texas Tech, Oklahoma State basketball is now 17-11 overall and 7-9 in the Big 12. In the loss, Phil Forte was held scoreless for the first time this season on 0 of 4 shooting. His struggles as of late are a big concern for a Cowboy offense that normally requires solid contributions from him in order to get a win. The Cowboys were outplayed...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State Basketball: Up-and-down season continues for Cowboys

The last six games have been a true roller coaster ride for Oklahoma State Basketball.With Saturday’s 73-63 loss at home against No. 23 West Virginia, No. 22 Oklahoma State has now dropped three straight games, bringing them to 7-8 in the Big 12 and 17-10 overall. Before their current three-game skid, the Cowboys had been playing their best basketball of the season, defeating...
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February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Oklahoma State’s LeBryan Nash Slammed Home One Of The Best Dunks Of The Year vs. Texas

Add LeBryan Nash to the list of players who have slammed home a basket that should be considered for the mythical dunk of the year award.  During Oklahoma State’s game against Texas in Austin, the Cowboys’ forward basically dunked over Longhorn guard DeMarcus Holland.  Check it out:  This angle makes it even more impressive: Oklahoma State and Texas are currently in the...
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February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Oklahoma State Basketball’s Eddie Sutton Court Gets An Update For 2014-15

Oklahoma State is coming off of a solid run, led by star guards Marcus Smart and Markel Brown. Travis Ford will have to rework this year’s roster a bit, but his 2014-15 edition of the Cowboys will be playing on a neat updated court this season. Oklahoma State’s Instagram post goes into heavy detail about the updates: Eddie Sutton Court at historic Gallagher-Iba Arena is getting...
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August 18, 2014  |  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...
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June 30, 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...
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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 […]
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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...
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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 […]
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June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Former LSU Point Guard Anthony Hickey Granted Waiver To Play Right Away For Oklahoma State

The transition away from the Marcus Smart era in Stillwater may be a rocky one, but the Cowboys got some good news that may make things a bit smoother today. Anthony Hickey, who is transferring from LSU, where he started at point guard for three seasons, will reportedly be allowed to play right away for Travis Ford’s team. LSU transfer Anthony Hickey has been granted a waiver...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Smart Declares For NBA Draft

Marcus Smart has announced he will declare for the 2014 NBA Draft. Smart decided to return for his sophomore season and averaged 17.8 points, 5.7 rebounds and 4.7 assists this season for Oklahoma State. "I had a great season here at Oklahoma State," Smart told the newspaper. "It's weird, because I didn't go to the NBA Draft last year, I chose to come back -- which I do not regret...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State's Marcus Smart declares for NBA Draft

Marcus Smart's career at Oklahoma State is over. The sophomore from Flower Mound, Texas elected to declare for the NBA Draft, where he's expected to be a first-round selection. Smart told The Oklahoman he plans to move to Los Angeles this week and signed with an agent at Wasserman Group. "I've told my teammates and my coaching staff, this year was my last year here and I am declaring...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Kansas fan has Marcus Smart Flop Count sign

Marcus Smart is one of the best players in college basketball, is a likely top ten pick in this summer’s NBA draft, and is a major reason why Oklahoma State is back in the NCAA Tournament picture. He has also become the most renowned flopper in the basketball world, and fans aren’t ready to let him live it down. It seems like he’s been at it again today again Kansas in the...
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State and Markel Brown Make a Statement in Big 12 Tourney Opener

After a disastrous stretch that lasted from late January to just beyond mid-February the Oklahoma State Cowboys are hoping to make a statement by making a deep run in the Big 12 Tournament. Part of that statement will of course mean players like Markel Brown are going to make one too.And against Texas Tech in the opening round of the Tournament he did just that.The team ended up...
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Markel Brown throws down emphatic reverse jam on fastbreak in Big 12 Tourney

Markel Brown certainly doesn’t get nearly enough attention all-around, but on Wednesday night this dunk wasn’t going unnoticed. Brown is one of the most versatile and valuable guard in the league and he should be a major part of Oklahoma State’s attempt at winning the Big 12 Tournament and making a run in the NCAA Tournament. [SportsCenter's Vine] The post Markel Brown throws...
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Iowa State student section taunts Marcus Smart with mass flopping (Video)

Oklahoma State Cowboys guard Marcus Smart has become known as a player who flops to get foul calls, so when he came to visit Iowa State for Saturday's Big 12 college basketball game, the Cyclones student section decided to taunt Smart with some massive flopping of their own.The Iowa State fans coordinated it pretty well, executing the mass flops when Smart was introduced before...
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March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Iowa State fans mock Marcus Smart by flopping during game against Oklahoma State (Video)

Oklahoma State’s Marcus Smart burst onto the college basketball scene last season as a freshman. He was named Big 12 Conference Player of the Year, Freshman of the Year, and earned a spot on the All-American Second Team. Smart’s sophomore season will likely be remembered for the ugly shoving incident involving a fan during Oklahoma […]
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Iowa State students troll Oklahoma State's Marcus Smart with mass flop

Oklahoma State star guard Marcus Smart has a reputation of being a notorious flopper, and has had an issue with opposing fans getting under his skin. He responded to criticism of flopping after a triple overtime home loss to Iowa State in early February. Just a few weeks later, Smart shoved a Texas Tech fan that cost him a three-game suspension. Iowa State students were prepared...
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Iowa State Student Section Greets Oklahoma State's Marcus Smart With Massive Flop

Oklahoma State's Marcus Smart has already gotten one aspect of his game in NBA shape--the man has mastered the art of the flop. He's gotten so good at it that prior to Saturday's game against Iowa State the ISU student section gave him a little 'tribute' of sorts.Back in my college days it was a big deal for us to get 50 or so guys to wear togas to a game. To actually come up with...
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas State can't hang with red-hot Oklahoma State

STILLWATER, Okla. -- Phil Forte matched a season high with 23 points to help Oklahoma State defeat Kansas State 77-61 on Monday night. Marcus Smart scored 18 points and Markel Brown added 15 for the Cowboys (20-10, 8-9 Big 12), who followed their victory over Kansas by winning their fourth straight. Brown, a senior, and Smart, a sophomore, played their final home games for the Cowboys...
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March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Sophomore Marcus Smart Will Partake In OSU’s Senior Night Activities

Cowboys fans were surprised when star guard Marcus Smart decided to come back for his sophomore season instead of entering the NBA draft. It doesn’t look like he’ll be sticking around for a third year, however. According to ESPN’s Andy Katz, Smart is set to take part in Oklahoma State’s senior day activities with Markel Brown and Mason Cox. If you’re reading between the...
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March 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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