Jan 1, 2013; Dallas, TX, USA; Oklahoma State Cowboys head coach Mike Gundy celebrates a victory with defensive end Cooper Bassett (80) against the Purdue Boilermakers at the Cotton Bowl. The Cowboys beat the Boilermakers 58-14. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

This Week In College Football Social Media: Mike Gundy Talks Wes Lunt And Duck Dynasty

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Mike Gundy Addresses Wes Lunt’s Transfer

Oklahoma State Cowboys head coach Mike Gundy released a statement on Thursday that sophomore quarterback Wes Lunt was transferring. On Friday, Gundy revealed more detail than is typical as part of his new Twitter campaign.

Such candor is refreshing in the notoriously tight-lipped coaching ranks, and Gundy’s forthrightness is a big reason he is fast becoming a personal favorite on the social media landscape. Gundy also fielded questions about former Oklahoma State Heisman Trophy winner Barry Sanders fitting into the Cowboys’ Air Raid offense, as well as the hit TV series Duck Dynasty.

Gundy has a lot of ground to make up on former OSU head coach and current LSU Tigers sideline general, Les Miles. Miles was ranked atop Sports Illustrated‘s list of top coaches on Twitter.

It must be something about spending time in Stillwater, as former Cowboys offensive coordinator and current Southern Miss head coach Todd Monken tweeted this cryptic message Friday afternoon. As of 2:15 p.m. ET on Saturday, there is no follow-up.

Maxim Ranks “Manti Te’o’s Fake Girlfriend” Among 100 Sexiest Women

The expiration date on Manti Te’o girlfriend jokes hasn’t elapsed, at least not according to Maxim magazine. That fixture of freshmen boys’ dorm rooms at the turn of the millennium, Maxim became the latest outlet to take a swing at the most hackneyed material in the college football world with its ranking of the hoax character No. 69 (clever).

Stony Brook and Albany Accepting Nominations to Name Their Rivalry

Stony Brook and Albany make the move to the Colonial Athletic Association next season, and are paired as permanent rivalry week opponents. To commemorate the series, the programs are accepting nominations for a name, and commissioning a trophy based on the theme. Fans can vote on Stony Brook’s Facebook page.

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