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Recruiting: Staley Talks About Being a Cowboy

Standout athlete Kye Staley of Guthrie (Okla.) High School sat in the library at his high school at noon Tuesday and told his teammates, friends, and family that he had decided to go to Oklahoma State for his college education and football.

Staley made the announcement on his 17th birthday, and because of flooding in Guthrie over the weekend Tuesday also happened to be the first day of classes for the year. Staley's decision ended up being a poorly kept secret in the Oklahoma media, but he elaborated on why he chose the Cowboys over the likes of Oklahoma, Michigan, LSU, Kansas State, Arkansas, and Tennessee. "Although it wasn't a...