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Oklahoma State football: Cowboy run game struggles to find rhythm in 32-8 victory against Central Arkansas

Kyle FredricksonSTILLWATER — Mike Gundy was asked the question over and again since the beginning of spring ball.
A subject marked by uncertainty with an answer that could very well dictate Oklahoma State’s success this season: How much has the Cowboys’ offensive line improved from a year ago?
"I wouldn't say it was necessarily night-and-day,” Gundy said about one month back, “but it went from night to at least sunrise.”
Saturday night, after OSU defeated Central Arkansas 32-8 at Boone Pickens Stadium, it’s clear that proverbial sun has yet to eclipse the horizon.
“We have to improve,” Gundy said.Read more on NewsOK.com

OSU’s run game struggles to find rhythm in victory

BY KYLE FREDRICKSONSTILLWATER — Mike Gundy was asked the question over and again since the beginning of spring ball.
A subject marked by uncertainty with an answer that could very well dictate Oklahoma State's success this season: How much has the Cowboys' offensive line improved from a year ago?
"I wouldn't say it was necessarily night-and-day,” Gundy said about one month back, “but it went from night to at least sunrise.”
Saturday night, after OSU defeated Central Arkansas 32-8 at Boone Pickens Stadium, it's clear that proverbial sun has yet to eclipse the horizon.
“We have to improve,” Gundy said.Read more on NewsOK.com

OSU report card

BY JENNI CARLSONOSU won as expected in its home opener, but several areas left a lot to be desired in a 32-8 victory against Central Arkansas.Read more on NewsOK.com

OSU remote patrol

BY MEL BRACHT FSOK's Morgan calls Glidden's performance 'Wes Welker-like.'
At halftime, Fox Sports Oklahoma's broadcast crew of Mike Morgan and J.C. Pearson were surprised that OSU only led Central Arkansas 10-0.
"We kind of expected an air show, of sorts," Morgan said.
Pearson said the Cowboys needed to run the ball more, especially with junior running back Chris Carson.Read more on NewsOK.com

OSU football notebook

BY JOHN HELSLEYCowboys defense dominates
OSU defensive coordinator Glenn Spencer kept scanning the stat sheet, impressed with the numbers even after he'd seen his unit control Central Arkansas and the game in a 32-8 win.
The Bears managed but 220 yards (3.4 per play), 12 first downs, 3-of-15 third down conversions and punted 10 times, reaching Cowboy territory only twice on the night.
“Geez, that's awesome,” said Spencer.Read more on NewsOK.com

OSU football notebook: Cowboys defense dominates

BY JOHN HELSLEYOSU defensive coordinator Glenn Spencer kept scanning the stat sheet, impressed with the numbers even after he'd seen his unit control Central Arkansas and the game in a 32-8 win.

The Bears managed but 220 yards (3.4 per play), 12 first downs, 3-of-15 third down conversions and punted 10 times, reaching Cowboy territory only twice on the night.

“Geez, that's awesome,” said Spencer.Read more on NewsOK.com