Oklahoma football: Trevor Knight to start at Kansas State, Bell out with concussion

SOONERS — Trevor Knight will make his first road start Saturday in Manhattan, Kan., and Blake Bell is out with a concussion, sources told The Oklahoman.
by Ryan Aber Published: November 20, 2013

NORMAN — Blake Bell has a concussion, will not play Saturday at Kansas State and redshirt freshman Trevor Knight will start in his place, a source close to the program told The Oklahoman on Wednesday.

Bell was injured early in the second quarter of last week's win over Iowa State, taking a blow to the head on a 5-yard run.

Knight, who started the first two games of the season before being replaced by Bell during the win over West Virginia, ran for 123 yards and threw for 61 yards against the Cyclones.

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Sooners coach Bob Stoops said Monday that he wouldn't reveal who would start at quarterback before Saturday's game in Manhattan.

“The quarterback issue, it does us no possible good to define all of that today or Friday,” Stoops said. “We'll just go into the game and hopefully have all of them ready.”

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by Ryan Aber
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Ryan Aber has worked for The Oklahoman since 2006, covering high schools, the Oklahoma City RedHawks, the Oklahoma City Barons and OU football recruiting. An Oklahoma City native, Aber graduated from Northeastern State. Before joining The...
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