Oklahoma State football notebook: Jordan Brailford hopes to keep up Tulsa Washington tradition

Oklahoma State signee Jordan Brailford could easily rattle off the list of recent Tulsa Washington products who have gone on to successful college football careers.
by Gina Mizell Published: February 8, 2014
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Oklahoma State signee Jordan Brailford could easily rattle off the list of recent Tulsa Washington products who have gone on to successful college football careers.

Tyler Lockett, the 2013 Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year as Kansas State's electric returner.

Dominique Alexander, the 2013 Big 12 Defensive Freshman of the Year as a linebacker for Oklahoma.

Dante Barnett, a key contributor in K-State's secondary.

And OSU's Calvin Barnett, an All-Big 12 performer who was generally regarded as the Big 12's best defensive tackle in 2013.

Now Brailford, a 6-3, 225-pound defensive end, just hopes he can be next.

“I know Calvin is going to the league (NFL) next year and is gonna do his thing,” Brailford said. “I'm just trying to keep up the Booker T. name, going to OSU and do my part ... I'm just looking to just continue the legacy of good — great — BTW athletes.”

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by Gina Mizell
OSU Sports Reporter
Gina Mizell joined The Oklahoman in August of 2011 as the Oklahoma State beat writer, where she covered the Cowboys' historic run to the Big 12 championship and Fiesta Bowl in her first season on the job. Before arriving in Stillwater, Gina was...
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