OSU Athletics Personalities Tournament

OSU Athletics Personalities Tournament

GoPokes.com and Triple Play Sports Radio are teaming up for a summer long fun event for Oklahoma State fans with the first OSU Athletic Personalities Tournament. Think NCAA tournament brackets and filling them with the greats of Oklahoma State's athletic present and past.

There are four regionals with Barry Sanders seeded number one in the Cowboys Football Regional. Eddie Sutton is seeded number one just ahead of his coach Henry Iba in the Sutton/Iba Basketball Regional.

The Smith/Holder Wrestling/Golf Regional has John Smith seeded first and Mike Holder right behind as the two seed. Finally, in the Ward/Wadley Catch-All Regional the top seed is OSU benefactor T. Boone Pickens.

Each week you can find results and new matchups right here at GoPokes.com but you wil have to go to the Facebook page of Triple Play Sports Radio to vote. It's easy and will change each week.

The opening week, starting Monday, May 13, has the four play-in matchups.

In football, three-time All-American punter/kicker Quinn Sharp is matched against Lou Groza Award winner and current Dallas Cowboys kicker Dan Bailey for the 16 seed and a shot at Barry Sanders.

Multiple sport athletes of different eras in former Cowboys quarterback, pitcher, and basketball guard Dick Soergel goes against former Cowboys third baseman and quarterback Josh Fields with the winner going against T. Boone Pickens.

The Wrestling/Golf Regional has former great coaches in wrestling's Art Griffith, who coached seven NCAA team championships, against Labron Harris, the father of Cowboy golf.

Finally, former Cowboys that made big names for themselves coaching at other schools meet in the Sutton/Iba Basketball Region for an 11 seed as former Cowboy and now KU coach Bill Self goes against the legendary UTEP coach and a former Iba Cowboy in Don Haskins.

Just follow this link and vote all while keeping up with the results throughout the summer.

GoPokes.com Recommended Stories