John Helsley

Oklahoma State football: Talent, depth make WR...

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Three starters appear to be set: Brandon Sheperd, who came on late last season as a dominant presence; David Glidden, the man...

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Jenni Carlson

Oklahoma State football rallies around the man...

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STILLWATER — List the names that have been an important part of Oklahoma State football, and you probably won't include...

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Oklahoma State Cowboys: OSU Football, Basketball & Sports News

  • OKC Thunder: What fans think of the leaked orange jerseys

    BY ANTHONY SLATER | Published: Tue, Jul 28, 2015

    Recently, an orange Thunder alternate jersey leaked on the web. To get a better gage of fan reaction, we reached out to the Thunder faithful for their response.

  • OKC Thunder: Could an orange alternate jersey disrupt the Thunder's Bedlam peace?

    BY JENNI CARLSON | Published: Tue, Jul 28, 2015

    The Thunder has brought this state together like little else has. Sooners and Cowboys now cheer for the same team. Oklahoma City and Tulsa now agree about something. Heck, people in Oklahoma have even come to love a Texas Longhorn. But could this cats-and-dogs-living-together utopia be getting a...

  • Oklahoma State baseball adds six transfers

    john helsley | Updated: Tue, Jul 28, 2015

    Oklahoma State's recent recruiting classes have been high-ranked and productive. Josh Holliday's latest class could offer immediate impact, too, with the program announcing the addition of six junior college transfers, including Garrett Benge, a former Yukon High standout who was named NJCAA...

  • Kirk Herbstreit hasn't forgotten his Boone Pickens Stadium earthquake experience

    Erik Horne | Updated: Tue, Jul 28, 2015

    Kirk Herbstreit will never, ever forget his trips to Stillwater. The Internet won't let him, either. The ESPN college football analyst reminded everyone on Tuesday just how spooked he was while broadcasting at Oklahoma State's Boone Pickens Stadium in 2011. Herbstreit (who was perched...

  • Oklahoma State football: Cowboys receive verbal commitment from 2016 running back La'Darren Brown

    Kyle Fredrickson | Updated: Mon, Jul 27, 2015

    Oklahoma State added a second running back to its 2016 recruiting class Monday when La'Darren Brown — a 5-foot-10, 175-pound speedster from DeSoto High School (Texas) — verbally committed to the Cowboys.  Blessed & proud to say I'm a cowboy I have officially committed to the...

  • Oklahoma State football: All eyes fixed on Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph

    BY JOHN HELSLEY | Published: Sun, Jul 26, 2015

    The small sample sure was impressive, with Rudolph directing Bedlam and bowl wins and pumping optimism into 2015 as perhaps the Big 12’s most intriguing quarterback.

  • With Henry Iba's help, Jumpin' Jack McCracken became a giant in the game

    By BERRY TRAMEL | Published: Sun, Jul 26, 2015

    Jumpin’ Jack died 57 years ago. But the man who rarely talked about himself still is being talked about. McCracken, a 1929 Classen High School graduate and Henry Iba’s first basketball star, next week will be inducted into the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame.

  • Report: 2016 Oklahoma State football verbal commit Tyrell Alexander reopens recruitment

    Kyle Fredrickson | Updated: Sun, Jul 26, 2015

    2016 Oklahoma State verbal commit Tyrell Alexander — a 6-foot-2, 170-pound athlete from Lancaster High School (Texas) — has reopened his recruitment, according to Alex King of thefootballbraniacs.com. 2016 Lancaster, TX WR, Tyrell Alexander (@T_Real07) tells me he's decommitted from #OKState...

  • Tramel: Diminished Big 12 scrambles to regain its status

    By BERRY TRAMEL | Published: Sat, Jul 25, 2015

    Ten years ago, the college football season ended with Mighty Vince Young standing on the Rose Bowl floor showered by confetti and Mack Brown holding aloft the crystal trophy. Not only the Texas Longhorns ruled the sport, so did the Big 12 Conference. With Texas’ stirring 41-38 victory over...

  • Ten causes of the Big 12's fall

    By BERRY TRAMEL | Published: Sat, Jul 25, 2015

    1. TALENT DIP Everything starts with ballplayers. The Big 12 doesn’t have the quality of players it once had. In each of the last two NFL Drafts, the Big 12 has produced just three first- or second-round selections. In 2014, the Big 12 had just 17 players selected overall. As recently as 2010...

  • Super 30: How Edmond Santa Fe's Calvin Bundage transformed into state's top recruit

    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Sat, Jul 25, 2015

    EDMOND — On a hot summer day two years ago, Cayman Bundage had his little brother broken and in tears, not in typical big brother fashion but as a mentor and workout partner. Bundage was back from his first season as an offensive lineman at Arizona. He was running two miles, but also dragging...

  • Bill Hancock says the College Football Playoff shouldn't expand, and when the executive director bases his argument on player safety, it's hard to disagree

    BY JENNI CARLSON | Published: Fri, Jul 24, 2015

    Even though the Hobart native is widely regarded as one of the nicest guys on the planet, he's not about to give fans what they want in this instance. No expansion of the playoff. No more teams in the bracket.

  • October court date set for Oklahoma State lawsuit against former offensive line coach Joe Wickline

    Kyle Fredrickson | Updated: Fri, Jul 24, 2015

    STILLWATER — Oklahoma State's lawsuit against its former offensive line coach Joe Wickline for breach of contract is one step closer to trial, as a pre-trial conference has been scheduled for 9 a.m. on Oct. 23 in Payne Count District Court, according to online court records. Wickline, hired by...

  • Dallas Cowboys: RB Joseph Randle gets 6 months of probation for mall theft

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Published: Fri, Jul 24, 2015

    McKINNEY, Texas — Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has been put on six months of probation for stealing $123 worth of cologne and underwear from a Texas mall. Collin County jail records reviewed Friday show that the former Oklahoma State standout pleaded guilty to misdemeanor...

  • OSU basketball: Walk-on Codey McElroy trading minor league baseball for court burns

    BY TYLER PALMATEER The Lawton Constitution | Updated: Fri, Jul 24, 2015

    LAWTON — Fiercely guarding the post, Codey McElroy reached out and slapped his hand on the basketball, just before his body hit the flat surface of Eddie Sutton Court inside Gallagher-Iba Arena. He proceeded to make two more fully-extended dives for the ball, the last of which was at least...



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