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Oklahoma State Cowboys Basketball Tickets
The Oklahoma State Cowboys may not be the first team you think of when you reflect on the great basketball programs in the Big 12. However, the team has had a highly impressive historical record and some remarkably big moments on a regular basis. The team has won two national titles over the years along with six Final Four appearances and 28 total appearances in the highly coveted NCAA March Madness tournament. Even when you think the Oklahoma State Cowboys might be down and out for the season, they go and pull off upset after upset like last year. Despite being picked to place last in the Big 12 last season, the team then went on to beat Kansas twice and Oklahoma twice. In addition, the team beat West Virginia in overtime and Texas in the final seconds. The moral of the story with Oklahoma State basketball games is to always expect the unexpected. Get your Oklahoma State Cowboys' basketball tickets at StubHub.
How many national championships has the Oklahoma State basketball team won?
The Cowboys' basketball team has captured two national titles throughout its long basketball history. While the last title win was in 1946, the team has qualified for the NCAA tournament in every decade since except for the '70s. Overall, they've appeared in the Sweet Sixteen 11 times, with six of those resulting in Final Four appearances. The most recent Final Four appearance was in 2004.
Who are the best Oklahoma State basketball players of all time?
Bob Kurland is often considered the greatest of the greats in Oklahoma State basketball as he led the team to two national titles in 1945 and 1946. Bryant Reeves, who played from 1991 to 1995, led the team to four consecutive NCAA tournament appearances during his years. Byron Houston is considered one of the best of the Big 8 (a precursor to the Big 12) during his time from 1988 to 1992. And Demson Mason, who played from 1996 to 2000, is one of the first to come to mind for any Oklahoma State basketball fan as they reflect upon his magical ability to dunk the basketball.
Which team is the biggest Oklahoma State basketball rival?
Many people assume that the biggest Oklahoma State rival in basketball is Kansas or Iowa State. However, while they are rivals, it is the Bedlam Basketball battle that reigns supreme. The Bedlam game is when Oklahoma State plays Oklahoma. The tradition and rivalry run deep in the blood of Oklahomans across the state. There have been over 200 battles thus far, and Oklahoma leads the series by roughly 40 games at this time. Check StubHub for Bedlam tickets or any Oklahoma State tickets you might want.
Where are Oklahoma State basketball games played?
The Gallagher-Iba Arena is home to Oklahoma State basketball games. It seats over 13,600 people and most recently went under construction in 2001. The actual court is dubbed the Eddie Sutton Court.
Who is the Oklahoma State basketball head coach?
Mike Boynton is the current head coach of Oklahoma State basketball. He has only been with the program a few years, yet Oklahoma State basketball fans have embraced his passion for his players and the team. He was hired during a time when scandal was blemishing the program. He has been a welcome change. It does not hurt that in two short years, he is returning the program back toward greatness with four wins over top-10 teams, seven wins over top-25 teams and four Oklahoma State basketball players receiving All-Big 12 honors.Back to Top