Tag Archives: Oklahoma State

Kevin Durant, super cool human

1 Nov

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

With the NBA in lockout, the game’s best rising superstar is doing what any other 20-something should be doing this time of year. He’s on a college campus, hanging out with the co-eds and playing flag football.

After tweeting his boredom and wanting to play flag football, a very aware Oklahoma State student reached out to the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar and made it happen. Continue reading

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Don’t sleep on us: Big 12 sleepers

28 Oct

By Sam Duren
National Hoops Report

Who are the players that are lying under the radar to start the season? We know. Take heed of this quintet of players from the Big 12. Continue reading

Projecting the Big 12

19 Oct

By Sam Duren
National Hoops Report

The Big 12 enters into the first season of 10 basketball teams, a strange place to be for one of the most successful and entertaining leagues of hoop over the last decade. How will the league play out? The National Hoops Report gives a swing at predicting the league. Continue reading

NHR Top 100: #62 LeBryan Nash, SF, Oklahoma State

6 Sep

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Number 62 – LeBryan Nash, SF, Fr., Oklahoma State

The Big 12 has been home to some of the nation’s most impactful freshman in the country over the last five years. Texas has had one. Oklahoma has had one. Kansas State has had one. Baylor has one on campus this season.

But Oklahoma State? This year is their year. LeBryan Nash is coming to Stillwater with high praises, big hopes and raw talent. Continue reading

August 30th is national signing day?

30 Aug

By Brian Flinn
National Hoops Report

Most everyone that follows college basketball recruiting looks forward to two dates: November 10th (start of the early signing period) and April 13th (start of the late signing period). Well everyone, Christmas has come early. Continue reading

Peach Jam: Memphis YOMCA claim 16U title on buzzer beater

15 Jul


By Bobby Bancroft
National Hoops Report

It’s not often that you get a second chance at a game-winning basket in a championship game, but that’s exactly the situation that was facing Memphis YOMCA forward Nick King with .5 seconds left in overtime of the Nike Sweet 16 Finals. Continue reading

Summer school: Oklahoma State

6 Jul

By Sam Duren
National Hoops Report

With the July recruiting period right around the corner, college coaches are shifting their focus to recruiting. The July period marks the first time coaches can see high school players in person against equal level competition. What’s going on in the Big 12? The National Hoops Report will take a look at the recruiting landscape of all of the teams in the conference. Today, we look at Oklahoma State. Continue reading

Trick shot prospect picks Pokes

2 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Kyle Singler is the king of the college basketball trick shot. Sorry other candidates. He made a shot from atop the Duke Chapel. That’s impressive. Admit it. It is. Game over.

Now that Singler is graduated from Duke, his crown is up for the taking. Here’s a guy worth keeping your eyes on, trick shot prognosticators: Adam Wing.

Wing, a 6-foot-4 guard from Rowan County (Ky.) committed to Oklahoma State this week, according to my man Jody Demling. He is a quarterback on the football team and committed to Marshall prior to picking the Pokes.

Wing is a master of his own little trick shot universe.

His fundamentals are strong. He relies a little too much on the ladder. Overall, though, he’s a nice prospect with a lot of upside. Travis Ford may have a sleeper trick shot maker.