Oklahoma football: Sooners coach Bob Stoops praises backup center Ty Darlington
The Oklahoman's Jason Kersey and Stephanie Kuzydym provided live coverage of Bob Stoops' OU football press conference via Twitter today in Norman. It followed OU's 42-34 win over Baylor. OU takes on Big 12 newcomer West Virginia in Morgantown on Saturday. Kickoff has been set for 6 p.m.
NORMAN -- Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops heaped praise on backup center Ty Darlington for his performance against Baylor on Saturday.
Darlington, a true freshman, was filling in for All-Big 12 lineman Gabe Ikard, who suffered a concussion against Iowa State.
Stoops, speaking to the media at his weekly press conference, said Darlington was on the money with all of his snaps, but it was Darlington's blocking that impressed him most.
Darlington was named the team's player of the game following the Sooners' 42-34 win over the Bears.
Up next for OU is a 6 p.m. date at West Virginia on Saturday.
Here is a look at what else Stoops had to say on Monday: