Now's your chance…and you could be playing along side Matt Pilgrim. Oklahoma State's Cowboy Basketball team will hold open tryouts for walk-on spots to the squad on Thursday, Oct. 15, at 6:30 a.m. in Gallagher-Iba Arena, Coach Travis Ford announced today. All potential walk-ons must have proof of valid health insurance that covers athletic-related injuries. Each participant should also be dressed in appropriate apparel to participate in skills evaluation and conditioning drills. Last year, four Oklahoma State students were selected to serve as walk-ons for the program.
Walter Cornett, of Glendale, Kentucky, is the owner and operator of Walter's Wildcat World. He founded WildcatWorld.com in 1998 making it one of the oldest Kentucky basketball fan sites in operation today.
On This Day In UK Basketball History
- On February 22, 1969, Dan Issel joined the 1,000-point club. He did it in 49 games.