Oklahoma State Cowboys
The top of the Big 12 looks familiar, with Kansas in first place and ranked in the top 10.
Mike Gundy intends to remain at Oklahoma State and is downplaying reports of a strained relationship with athletic director Mike Holder.
The Big 12’s top two offenses go head-to-head on Saturday when the 24th-ranked Cowboys play at Baylor in their regular season finale. Both teams are bowl eligible.
To a man, Oklahoma State football players insisted Monday they were focused on the Cowboys’ next opponent, Baylor. That doesn’t mean it has been easy to put aside the disappointment of two days earlier.
Needing to score a touchdown in the final 30 seconds in two straight games, Landry Jones and No. 12 Oklahoma have come through in the clutch to stay right in the thick of the Big 12 championship chase.
Isaiah Anderson had a career-best 174 yards receiving and caught three long touchdown passes from Clint Chelf in his final home game, leading Oklahoma State to a 59-21 win against the Red Raiders on Saturday.
Tommy Tuberville’s attempt to build No. 23 Texas Tech back into a regular Big 12 contender and a player on the national stage reaches a checkpoint Saturday at Oklahoma State.
Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy isn’t saying who the Cowboys will start at quarterback Saturday against No. 23 Texas Tech.
The Big 12 season is halfway done, with every team having played at least four games, and this Saturday shapes up as a big one for teams across the conference.
TCU has been dealing with its own instability at quarterback, with Trevone Boykin taking over and the quarterback for Oklahoma State is done playing this season after a knee injury last weekend.
Oklahoma State needs a win to maintain a realistic shot at defending its Big 12 title, and TCU is trying to improve to 3-0 in conference road games in its first season in the league.
After taking another look at the replays, Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy still has questions about Texas running back Joe Bergeron’s winning touchdown on Saturday night.