Todd Monken ‘hopeful,’ but realistic, about Wes Lunt’s chances to start against Iowa State
Oklahoma State offensive coordinator Todd Monken continues to be encouraged by starting quarterback Wes Lunt’s recovery from a left knee injury.
Lunt obviously suited up and was “available” to play if needed against Kansas, according coach Mike Gundy. Monken added Monday that Lunt has resumed running with the team in practice.
But Monken also pointed out that just because Lunt’s health has returned does not mean he will be ready to play Saturday against Iowa State.
Lunt is still a true freshman. He hasn’t taken a snap in a game in more than a month. He perfected his accuracy by being the No. 1 guy during summer workouts and fall camp and the first three weeks of the regular season.
That sharpness won’t just immediately come back.
“I wouldn’t say we’re back to square one, but he hasn’t been throwing to receivers,” Monken said. “So we’ll see how it goes during the week.”
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