After losing quarterback Brandon Weeden and wide receiver Justin Blackmon to the NFL draft last month, the Oklahoma State Cowboys are considered by many to be a long shot for the 2012 Big 12 title. But don't count them out just yet; there are ways this team could accomplish exactly that.
Winning a second consecutive Big 12 crown won't be easy for this squad, especially with true freshman Wes Lunt as the starter. However, there are a few key things that can be done to greatly increase the team's chances.
Here are those five things.