Oklahoma State associate head coach Butch Pierre, left, and head coach Travis Ford look over their team during a timeout in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against TCU in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016.
Oklahoma State associate head coach Butch Pierre, left, and head coach Travis Ford look over their team during a timeout in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against TCU in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016. Brody Schmidt AP
Oklahoma State associate head coach Butch Pierre, left, and head coach Travis Ford look over their team during a timeout in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against TCU in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016. Brody Schmidt AP

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