Oklahoma State basketball to face Nebraska; Mike Gundy heats up social media
Welcome to the Friday edition of our Oklahoma State DieHards morning roundup, where we take you through the biggest headlines around Oklahoma State athletics.
Oklahoma State schedules 2018 game vs. Nebraska
Oklahoma State men’s basketball announced a 2018 game with former Big Eight/Big 12 foe Nebraska on Thursday. The Cowboys and Cornhuskers will meet at Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D., on Dec. 16, according to a release.
“We are excited to re-engage with an old conference opponent in such a great venue,” coach Mike Boynton said in a release. “Nebraska has a strong basketball program and coach [Tim] Miles has done great work in the last few seasons of re-establishing high expectations in Lincoln. We appreciate the Sanford Pentagon group for working with us to make this happen and are looking forward to competing.”
Oklahoma State and Nebraska’s 2018 nonconference clash will be the first between the schools since the 2010-11 season. Nebraska leads the all-time series 63-54.
Mike Gundy sets social media on fire
Oklahoma State football coach Mike Gundy created plenty of buzz on Twitter with a simple tweet.
— Mike Gundy (@CoachGundy) June 14, 2018
The tweet could be about anything, but college football fans couldn’t stop themselves from speculating what the post meant.
Most fans assume it was Gundy’s response to recent comments from Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder regarding the football program’s lack of recruiting success.
Whatever it is, Gundy continues to keep fans entertained.
What they’re saying on Twitter
• Zach Sinor, punter
me after tuesday’s lift with coach glass 😭 https://t.co/KwE8ziW1z8
— Zach The Punter (@ZachSinor29) June 14, 2018
• Jawun Evans, former men’s basketball player
Almost missed my flight 🤦🏾♂️
— Jawun Evans (@j3vans1_) June 14, 2018
• Dan Hammerschmidt, football assistant
— Dan Hammerschmidt (@danhammer11) June 14, 2018
• Cowgirl soccer
— Cowgirl Soccer (@CowgirlFC) June 14, 2018