Oklahoma State Cowboys
Cory Jefferson scored 25 points and the Bears overcame a buzzer-beater that forced overtime Monday night, handing the Cowboys their seventh straight loss 70-64.
Oklahoma State came to Texas on a four-game losing streak made worse by the suspension of star guard Marcus Smart. The No. 19 Longhorns were in no mood to show them any mercy.
Marcus Smart lost his cool, crossed a boundary, and let his negative emotions (and maybe a pair of imaginative rabbit ears) drive him.
A pair of unlikely players helped Iowa State win one of the most thrilling games of the college basketball season.
Marcus Smart scored 20 points and had five assists to help Oklahoma State defeat TCU 82-50 on Wednesday night. Smart is the reigning Big 12 player of the week.
Markel Brown scored 27 points and Marcus Smart added 24 to help No. 11 Oklahoma State defeat Barnes’ Longhorns 87-74 Wednesday night.
College football will take center stage in North Texas on Friday night, as the Cotton Bowl comes to AT&T Stadium in Arlington. But bigger things are already in the works for the DFW area.
Clint Chelf was confident that his senior year at OSU would not end with him standing on the sidelines. And he was right, as the Cowboys take the field for the Cotton Bowl.
Missouri and Oklahoma State came so close to conference titles and being in the Bowl Championship Series. Instead, they’ll meet in Dallas at the historic Cotton Bowl.
When Baylor and Texas kick off their regular season finale, the last game ever at Floyd Casey Stadium, they could be playing a de facto Big 12 championship game.
Despite early disappointment, the Cowboys have rallied since a loss to West Virginia, winning their seventh straight game Saturday night, throttling of previously undefeated Baylor.
After a 1-2 start, the Texas Longhorns have rallied to contest for the Big 12 title. It starts Saturday against Oklahoma State, the team once expected to win the league crown.