in the country. That class of eight players included Gerald Green, who jumped from high school to the NBA, and four players who later left OSU before finishing their eligibility.
Feb. 10, 2006:
Eddie Sutton is involved in a car accident en route to the airport for an OSU road trip to Texas A&M. The accident results in charges of aggravated driving under the influence, speeding and driving on the wrong side of the road. Sean Sutton replaces his father as interim coach for OSU's final 10 games.
March 15, 2006:
OSU loses to Miami in the first round of the NIT.
May 19, 2006:
Sean Sutton is named OSU's head coach when his father retires after 16 seasons at OSU.
Nov. 8, 2006:
James Anderson, a future McDonald's All-American, announces he will sign with OSU.
March 13, 2007:
OSU loses at home to Marist in the first round of the NIT, ending a 23-15 season in which it started 15-1.
May 14, 2007:
Jai Lucas, younger brother of former OSU guard John Lucas III, announces he will sign with Florida. The younger Lucas chose Florida over OSU and Kentucky.
July 16, 2007:
OSU senior Marcus Dove is suspended indefinitely after being charged with aggravated driving under the influence. Dove was the third OSU player arrested in four months. Obi Muonelo was arrested in June for being underage in a Stillwater bar and Terrel Harris was arrested in April for using a fake ID in a Stillwater bar.
April 23, 2007:
Sutton's former OSU teammate Corey Williams leaves the staff at Oral Roberts University to join the Cowboy coaching staff.
Corey Williams leaves OSU to join former Oklahoma State coach Leonard Hamilton's staff at Florida State.
Feb. 17, 2008:
OSU ends a 19-game road losing streak with a victory at No. 16 Texas A&M.
Feb. 23, 2008:
OSU stuns Final Four participant Kansas 75-73 in Stillwater.
March 18, 2008:
OSU ends a third-straight season with an NIT loss, this one at Southern Illinois.
April 1, 2008:
OSU announces Sutton's resignation after a 39-29 record in two seasons.
April 5, 2008:
Sutton and OSU agree on a settlement that will pay the former coach a guaranteed $2.7 million over the span of 10 years.
Feb. 11, 2010:
After being out of basketball for nearly two years, Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics agents arrest Sutton on complaints of attempting to possess controlled dangerous substances.