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The Oklahoma State University was at one time known as the Oklahoma A&M, which is why their athletics department was called Aggies. However, in 1923 Frank Eaton, a famous cowboy and author, came to town and was seen leading a parade. The students of the university were very impressed by him and he was selected as the new mascot. 'Pistol Pete' remains to this day, however he became so popular that the Aggies name was dropped and “Cowboys” was officially adopted in 1957. Oklahoma has won fifty one national titles and are gunning for more. If you want to be a part of their quest to reach the top, then get your Oklahoma State Cowboys Lubbock tickets and enjoy the experience live from your seats.
The Oklahoma State University has been blessed with an amazing athletics department which has earned quiet a lot of respect for the university and has won countless major titles over the years. Called the Cowboys and Cowgirls, their sports program has accumulated the fourth highest number of national championships in the country.
The Cowboys Take Their First Steps
The Cowboys' first varsity sports team was their football side, which started playing in 1901. Before 1957, the university's name had been the Oklahoma A&M, and as such they were known as the Aggies. In 1923 however, Frank Eaton, the popular cowboy and author, led a parade for Armistice Day which was much appreciated by the students of the university.
Eaton agreed to be their mascot and soon “Pistol Pete” became so famous that people started calling their sports team the Cowboys, a nickname that remains to this day.
The Cowboys Come to the Party
The Cowboys have manage to dominate several different varsity sports over the years. They have managed to win fifty one national championships to date, with thirty four of those coming in wrestling. That is followed by ten in golf, four in cross country, two in basketball and one in baseball.
Only three more programs have got their hands on more national titles than the Cowboys and that stat shows how dominant they have been over the years. If you want to catch them in action as well, then get your Oklahoma State Cowboys Lubbock tickets and watch the legendary program live from the stands.