STILLWATER, Okla.- Not a single game has been played but the respect Oklahoma State is receiving has been like no other off-season for the squad.
For the first time in school history, the Cowboys are picked to win the Big 12.
Now they have another notch on their belt before playing a snap.
OSU is ranked 14th in the USA Today Coaches Poll, which is the highest ranking of any of the Big 12 schools.
The Pokes start practice Friday and will work toward those expectations.