Daily Bullets (June 1): Pokes Flame Out Early in Match Play, New Wrestling Locker Room Unveiled

Thanks for stopping by – here’s your daily dose of Oklahoma State sports news.


Men’s Golf: Lost to Texas 3-2 in the quarterfinals @ NCAA Championships

OSU Bullets

• Tough deal – the Pokes came up one man shy in match play, losing to Texas in the quarterfinals. The good news? Eugenio Lopez-Chacarra will be back with most of the team to make a play at it next year.

• Pretty awesome – the Cowboy Wrestling locker room renovation was unveiled last night

• Looking at how the Cowgirls (and the Sooners) could win the Women’s College World Series

• One Vegas website has the Pokes at the third-best odds to win it all in Omaha this year, best in the Big 12:

The first Big 12 team listed is the Oklahoma State Cowboys, who come in with the third best odds at 10/1. The last time we saw them, OSU was eliminated from the Big 12 Tournament in the semifinals by Texas. The Longhorns also make the list at 25/1 odds, alongside Arkansas, Auburn, LSU, Southern Miss, and Vanderbilt.


What ESPN analysts are saying about Cowboy Baseball

• Pretty cool looking graphic for the NCAA Baseball Tournament:

• Minor date change in the Cowboy Basketball calendar:

Non-OSU Bullets

• Taking in the different listening styles (HBR)
• Fun concept looking at the value of church (faith-based)

Solid summer vacation planning tip – get some stillness:

“As I came down from the mountain, I recalled how, not many years ago, it was access to information and movement that seemed our greatest luxury; nowadays it’s often freedom from information, the chance to sit still, that feels like the ultimate prize. Stillness is not just an indulgence for those with enough resources—it’s a necessity for anyone who wishes to gather less visible resources.”

Pico Iyer in The Art of Stillness

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