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.
Gundy had said repeatedly that he intended to include Lunt on an injury report that would be released Friday, a day before the Cowboys’ Big 12 opener.
Playing opposite the nation’s highest-scoring offense, there always seem to be questions about whether Oklahoma State’s defense can hack it.
While the Mountaineers are league newcomers, Holgorsen was a Big 12 assistant coach for nine of 11 seasons before becoming their coach.
The Longhorns were picked third, followed by the defending league champion Oklahoma State. TCU is picked to finish its first year in the league in fifth place.
Jacksonville Jaguars first-round draft pick receiver Justin Blackmon is due in court after he was arrested on an aggravated DUI charge this weekend in Oklahoma.
Running back Herschel Sims, one of the prized recruits in Oklahoma State’s signing class last year, has been dismissed from the team for violating team rules.
Kansas State jumped on Oklahoma State for three first-inning runs and eliminated the Cowboys from the Big 12 baseball tournament with an 11-5 win.
Former coaches Phillip Fulmer of Tennessee, Jimmy Johnson, who coached Miami and Oklahoma State, and R.C. Slocum of Texas A&M also were selected.
The OSU football coach will earn $3.275 million in the upcoming season. That’s a jump of more than $1 million over the $2.1 million Gundy was due last year under his old contract.
A judge in Dallas has denied Oklahoma State’s bid to get back $33 million spent on premiums as part of a fundraising scheme .
Jack Fish hit a grand slam homer and Oklahoma State survived a late rally to beat Dallas Baptist 9-7.