According to Mark Cooper of the Tulsa World, Oklahoma State offensive coordinator Mike Yurcich has become the highest paid assistant coach in the program’s history. Yurcich, who has led the high-powered Cowboy offense since 2013, will make $800,000 this upcoming season. Before Yurcich came to Oklahoma State, he was Division II offensive coordinator at Shippensburg
It was a big night for the National Football League Draft, as former Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield was sleceted first overall by the Cleveland Browns, becoming the first former walk-on to be selected first in the modern draft era. Mayfield was also the only Big 12 player to go in the first 32 picks. The
Oklahoma State men’s basketball coach Mike Boynton has a new contract. Boynton has agreed to a six-year contract with the Cowboys through the 2023-24 season. His salary will be $1.6 million in 2018-19 and rise $125,000 each subsequent year. At $1.6 million, Boynton would still be the lowest-paid coach in the Big 12. He will
The first College Football Playoff rankings were released Tuesday night, and Oklahoma is just on the outside of the top four. The Sooners are No. 5 in the first playoff poll, followed by Ohio State, who OU beat in Week 2, at No. 6. Georgia, Alabama, Notre Dame and Clemson are the top four teams.
ASSOCIATED PRESS- Federal prosecutors have announced charges of fraud and corruption in college basketball, including against four coaches. The coaches work at Oklahoma State, Auburn University, Arizona and the University of Southern California. Tom Winter of NBC News says the Cowboys assistant basketball coach charged is Lamont Evans. BREAKING: Lamont Evans of Oklahoma State and