(LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla.) — Marcus Smart scored 30 points, and No. 5 Oklahoma State nearly blew a big lead before beating Purdue 97-87 on Thursday in the opening round of the Old Spice Classic. Markel Brown added 25 points for the Cowboys (6-0), who came in averaging 100.2 points and had defeated their first five opponents by an average of 37.8. Show More Summary
More impressive than Gerald Green’s windmill alley-oop?
Marcus Smart stood uncomfortably with his coach Travis Ford and teammates Markel Brown and Le'Bryan Nash on April 17. The Oklahoma State Cowboys were holding the closest thing college basketball has ever seen to the debut of Miami Heat's Big Three with a press conference pep rally to announce the return of Brown, Nash and Smart. Show More Summary
Cowboys remain hot. Baylor is... Baylor.
freakish athletic ability to catch it behind and spin and still dunk.
It's been 15 months to the day of my last post on Bleacher/Report, so I figured it was a good enough time as any to announce my intentions on coming back to annoy you with more rants about how everyone is wrong and I'm right (because we all know that I am). Show More Summary
Two for the Show!
Oklahoma State upset second-ranked Missouri tonight. But this game will best be remembered for the monster alley-oop dunk by the Sooners' Markel Brown. Unfortunately for Brown, he was given a technical foul for taunting after the dunk. Show More Summary
Oklahoma State guard Markel Brown was ejected for this, but let's look past that fact for a moment. Late in Wednesday night's matchup with No. 2 Missouri, Brown went up high and flushed an alley-oop, finishing with what may be the dunk of the night. Show More Summary