Editor's note: New coaches inherit a blank slate and often, an empty house. But new coaches who take positions at schools rocked by scandal face special challenges. Here's a look at how Oklahoma State is rebounding from that situation.
Potentially damaging controversy graced its presence on the campus of Oklahoma State in September after Sports Illustrated unveiled a five-part expose on the Cowboys and how they were able to quickly build success with the football program. The series included interviews with more than 60 former football players and staffers past and present.