An Open Letter to Travis Ford…

Dear Head Coach Travis Ford, The length of time I have been an Oklahoma State basketball fan is virtually identical to the amount of time I have been aware of the sport of basketball. After my dad...

Death to Squinky

While everyone probably expected an OSU post today, the topic expected had less to do with a mythical creature administering grief to the Cowboy fan base and more to do with a 43-year-old Mike Gundy...

Just Let the Big 12 Die

With news that the Pac-12 conference is not going to expand to sixteen team, it appears that the Big “12” has been granted another reprieve. While most may remember that the death knell was...

Meet the most rocking OSU fan ever…

What happens when you mix a death metal show at the Zoo Amphitheater with a guy who’s either an over-prepared hunter or OSU fan? This: The best part about this video — other than seeing a fine...

The State’s Basketball … State

Rewind ten years. The University of Oklahoma Men’s Basketball team was in the beginning stages of arguably it’s best run in history. From 2000 to 2003, the Oklahoma Sooners would win 3...

Ode to Yoga Pants and Other Musings

I *heart* dumming down TLO. Nothing beats following well-researched, hard-hitting politico commentary with some elementary take on local sports radio or the Sooners. As a registered member of the...

Big 12: Six Feet Under?

  Is the Big 12 six feet under? It seems that the other power conferences believe this might be the case. Rumors continue to fly that the SEC, Big 10, and now the Pac-10 are sniffing around the...

Introducing, the Lollipop Guild

In the weeks leading up to the NCAA tournament, seeds are the primary focus of attention.  Would Oklahoma State’s bubble be strong enough to get them in the dance?  Could the Cowboys win over...

I Got it Wrong

Yesterday, when I wrote 800 words on why Travis Ford’s verbal abuse of Obi Muonelo had lost him the respect of his team, I had it wrong.  Now, I think he saw this kid in the stand and was calling...

A Tale of Two Coaches

(I apologize in advance for duplicating the subject matter that Patrick posted on earlier today, but since I had most of it written yesterday, I didn’t want to let it go to waste.) As some of you...

No Respect

If scoring 29 points and hitting the game winning shot on a left handed layup is not enough to make your name known to The Oklahoman, what would Byron Eaton have to do? Archived Content is...

End of an Era

The summer of 2005 was huge for the Oklahoma State basketball program.  After an unexpected Big XII title and run to the Final Four that came a Will Bynum miracle shot from making the championship...