Taylor Cornelius Preps to Play His Childhood Team

STILLWATER — Taylor Cornelius will play against the team he grew up rooting for Saturday.

Cornelius is from Bushland, Texas, which is about a two hour drive down I-27 from Lubbock. Cornelius said Tech offered him a spot as a walk-on, but by that time he had already built a relationship with Oklahoma State offensive coordinator Mike Yurcich and people in Stillwater.

Cornelius attended camps in Lubbock. He said he