Terrell Owens goes #BolderThanBold with Butterfinger on the “Doug Gottlieb Show” in San Francisco leading up to the Big Game on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. (Omar Vega/AP Images for Nestle Butterfinger)
It didn't take long for Oklahoma State's head coaching job to open before former Cowboys point guard and current CBS Sports radio host Doug Gottlieb to weigh in _ and possibly express interest in the vacancy.
Just minutes after Illinois announced it had hired Brad Underwood after just one season in Stilllwater, Gottlieb posted this on Twitter:
— Doug Gottlieb (@GottliebShow) March 18, 2017
Though Gottlieb doesn't have any coaching experience, it wouldn't be the first time a Big 12 school hired a newcomer to the profession. Iowa State hired Fred Hoiberg from the Minnesota Timberwolves' front office in 2010 _ and Hoiberg led the Cyclones to four straight NCAA Tournament appearances before leaving for the Chicago Bulls.