Son of Former OU Linebacker Transferring to Oklahoma State

Mike Coats Jr., the son of former University of Oklahoma linebacker Mike Coats Sr., announced he is transferring from Lamar to Oklahoma State. Coats played outside linebacker at Edmond Santa Fe and spent just one season at Lamar but did not play.

He posted the following statement on Twitter.

Most don’t know the whole story, but back in December during Christmas break I went through surgery on my knee