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Cowboys Up Two Spots in Coaches Poll

The Cowboys are in the Coaches Poll for back-to-back weeks.



[Photo via Courtney Bay/OSU Athletics]

The Cowboys make it consecutive weeks in the Coaches Poll.

Oklahoma State ranked 22nd in the Coaches Poll that released Monday, up two spots from last week. It’s one spot ahead of where OSU was listed in this week’s AP Poll.

Here is the full Coaches Poll:

Rank School
1 Gonzaga
2 Baylor
3 Michigan
4 Villanova
5 Ohio State
6 Illinois
7 Houston
8 Texas Tech
9 Virginia
10 Missouri
11 Alabama
12 Oklahoma
13 Texas
14 West Virginia
15 Tennessee
16 Iowa
17 Virginia Tech
18 Creighton
19 Florida State
20 USC
21 Wisconsin
22 Oklahoma State
23 Loyola-Chicago
25 Purdue

Five other Big 12 teams join the Cowboys in the poll: No. 2 Baylor, No. 8 Texas Tech, No. 12 Oklahoma, No. 13 Texas and No. 14 West Virginia.

This is the highest the Cowboys have been in the Coaches Poll since they were ranked 19th on Feb. 3, 2014, Marcus Smart’s sophomore season. The Cowboys got as high as No. 6 in the Coaches Poll that season.

OSU has a real shot at getting inside the Top 20 this week if the Pokes can best unranked Kansas and unranked Kansas State. The Cowboys and the Jayhawks tip at 8 p.m. Monday.

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