Oklahoma St. Rumors & News

  • Oklahoma State's Jawun Evans cleared for basketball activities

    The Score "Oklahoma State guard Jawun Evans has been cleared to resume all basketball activities following his recovery from a shoulder injury that ended his freshman season early, head coach Brad Underwood told Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. Evans missed the season's final nine games due to the ailment,..." August 17

  • Joe Burton transferring to Valparaiso

    Today's U "Former Oklahoma State Cowboys big man Joe Burton has found a new home. A junior, the 6’7″ talent who sometimes even plays center announced on Friday he would be attending Valparaiso. He initially announced his decision to leave Oklahoma State all the way back in May. Due to NCAA rules and..." August 06

  • Oklahoma State transfer Griffin joining Southern Miss

    The Score "Southern Miss made some noise in the transfer market Thursday by picking up former Oklahoma State guard Tyree Griffin, a source told Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. Griffin averaged 5.2 points and three assists last season before announcing his intention to leave the program in May. " August 04

  • Oklahoma State forward Tyrek Coger died of enlarged heart

    USA Today "The Oklahoma State Medical Examiner's Office says Oklahoma State basketball player Tyrek Coger died from an enlarged heart and that the manner of death was natural. Office spokeswoman Amy Elliott provided the information to the Associated Press in an email Friday. It came a few hours after..." July 23

  • Oklahoma State forward Tyrek Coger collapses, dies during team workouts

    The Score "Incoming Oklahoma State men's basketball player Tyrek Coger collapsed and died during a team workout Thursday at Boone Pickens Stadium. He was 21. According to Tim Ahrens of the Stillwater News Press, a call was received by dispatch at approximately 5:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon, for a man..." July 22

  • Three-Star Point Guard Zack Dawson Commits To Oklahoma State

    Campus Insiders "Three-star point guard Zack Dawson has officially committed to Oklahoma State, he announced via his Twitter account on Wednesday. "First Of All I Would Like To Thank God For Blessing Me And Giving Me This Opportunity & I Would Also Like To Thank All Of The Schools That Have Recruited Me. I..." June 15

  • Former Oklahoma State player and UTSA coach, Brooks Thompson dies at age 45

    Tulsa World "Brooks Thompson, who served as a player and assistant at Oklahoma State before a 10-year career as a Division-I head coach, died on Thursday. He was 45. Thompson was diagnosed with double organ failure in April and had been hospitalized for much of the past two months. He was able to return..." June 10

  • Oklahoma State's Tyree Griffin to transfer

    Tulsa World "Point guard Tyree Griffin will transfer from Oklahoma State, marking the second departure from the program this week. An OSU spokesperson confirmed Saturday that Griffin, who just completed his sophomore year, will leave. The news was first reported by CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein. Griffin, a..." May 15

  • Reports: Oklahoma State Has Hired SFA’s Brad Underwood As New Basketball Coach

    College Spun "Oklahoma State has found its new basketball coach. According to multiple reports, the Cowboys have hired Stephen F. Austin coach Brad Underwood to take over the vacancy left after Travis Ford was fired. The 52-year-old Underwood has been the head coach of SFA since 2013. Prior to that, he had..." March 22

  • Travis Ford out as Oklahoma State coach after eight seasons

    ESPN "Oklahoma State and coach Travis Ford mutually agreed Friday to part ways, ending Ford's eight-year run at the school that ended with a 12-20 season. "I like Travis Ford and his family," athletic director Mike Holder said in a statement Friday. "He worked very hard at his job. Unfortunately, we..." March 19

  • Travis Ford era with Cowboys likely done, source says

    ESPN "Oklahoma State is expected to part ways with coach Travis Ford, a source close to the situation told ESPN. Ford is expected to meet with athletic director Mike Holder on Monday, the source said. Ford, 46, was at Oklahoma State for eight seasons. The Cowboys went 12-20 overall and 3-15 in the..." March 12

  • Kansas State 75, Oklahoma State 71

    The Sports Xchange "Kansas State held off a late rally by Oklahoma State to score a 75-71 victory Wednesday in the opening game of the Big 12 tournament at Kansas City, Mo. The Wildcats, who had two big runs in the first half to open a 40-23 halftime lead, will play top-seeded and No. 1-ranked Kansas in the..." March 09

  • No. 23 Texas ends regular season with road win

    The Sports Xchange "STILLWATER, Okla. -- Texas looked for someone to provide some energy on Friday night. Eventually, reserve guard Kerwin Roach Jr. gave the No. 23 Longhorns what they needed. Roach scored all 15 of his points in the second half, including nine in the final 4 1/2 minutes, lifting Texas..." March 05

  • Niang leads No. 21 Cyclones to emotional win over Cowboys

    The Sports Xchange "Georges Niang warned that he might cry on Iowa State's Senior Night. And he did. Then Niang, the winningest player in Cyclones history, ditched the soft side and got tough on Oklahoma State, adding to his legacy in 21st-ranked Iowa State's 58-50 win at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa...." February 29