After rolling his ankle in the final minute of No. 17 Oklahoma State’s game against No. 3 Baylor on Thursday, freshman guard Cade Cunningham is questionable to play against No. 6 West Virginia on Saturday, according to Jeff Goodman of Stadium.
Cade Cunningham update, per source:
Sprained ankle. Will receive treatment today and will re-evaluate tonight/tomorrow. Questionable tomorrow at West Virginia.
— Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanHoops) March 5, 2021
Oklahoma State is set to travel to Morgantown, WV on Saturday for the regular-season finale between the Cowboys and Mountaineers. WVU defeated OSU 87-84 in the first meeting this season, coming back from a 19-point deficit in the victory. Cunningham led the Cowboys with 25 points that night.
Cade Cunningham hurt in Oklahoma State 81-70 loss to Baylor. Cowboys HC Mike Boynton said, “I didn’t see any anything unusual other than he stepped on a guy’s foot and rolled it. He’ll get an evaluation, and as soon as we know more obviously pass it to you all.” pic.twitter.com/DFwPaEp6Gz
— Bryan Keating (@KOCOKeating) March 5, 2021
The Cowboys have also been without junior guard Isaac Likekele for the last three games after he injured his foot against Baylor on Feb. 20. Cunningham is leading the Cowboys in scoring this season, averaging 19.7 points per game with 6.3 rebounds and 3.5 assists. Likekele is averaging 9.8 points per game with 6.9 rebounds and 3.7 assists.
WVU and OSU will tipoff at 2 p.m. Saturday in the WVU Coliseum and the game will be broadcast on ESPN2