Daily Bullets (May 11): Pokes Add a Scorer, Ollie Gordon the Highest Rated

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Thanks for stopping by – here’s your daily dose of Oklahoma State sports news. Three Thoughts • Steve Lutz added a solid, double-digit scorer from his previous gig – feels like the Cowboys are putting together a “strength in numbers” situation (PFB) • Ollie Gordon as the highest-rated player on NCAA 2025 is fun – what a year for the game to pick back up (CBS Sports) • Do you believe that OSU learned how to win close games last year – Or will they have a reversion to the norm and lose some close games? However, Oklahoma State went 5-1 in one-score games during its run to 10 wins. The past several years are littered with Big 12 finalists that rode close game luck to Arlington, Texas, that disappointed in similar spots the next season, including 2021 Iowa State, 2022 Baylor and 2023 TCU. The Cowboys hope to avoid the same fate. [CBS Sports] Two Quotes • The GOAT on his replacement: "It's in good hands… I want him to be a better coach than I was."#GoPokes pic.twitter.com/NxdSivQzyL— OSU Cowboy Wrestling (@CowboyWrestling) May 10, 2024 • Impressive stuff from Coleman Scott: Coleman Scott shared his first statement on Instagram, confirming…