Oklahoma State extends coach Mike Gundy’s contract

Oklahoma State announced a contract extension Friday for football coach Mike Gundy.The new agreement keeps Gundy at his alma mater on a “perpetual five-year contract.”Gundy, 54, has compiled a 143-67 record since taking the reins with the Cowboys in 2005.No. 8 Oklahoma State (6-0, 3-0 Big 12) plays at Iowa State (4-2, 2-1) on Saturday afternoon.”Coach Gundy has elevated the Cowboys to among the most consistent winners in college football during his 17-year tenure at Oklahoma State University,” athletic director Chad Weiberg said in a news release. “The numbers speak to our program’s success under his leadership.”Oklahoma State is one of only seven teams to post a winning season every year over the past decade. The Cowboys entered 2021 as one of only three Power Five teams with a winning season and bowl appearance in each of the past 15 years.