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OSU players stretch out before the start of practice at the the school in Stillwater, OK, Aug.6, 2015. MICHAEL WYKE/Tulsa World

The depth chart for Oklahoma State's opener at Central Michigan includes four true freshmen and few surprises.

OSU published the depth chart Thursday prior to coach Mike Gundy's news conference to preview the game.

Freshman running back Jeff Carr, wide receiver Jalen McCleskey, defensive tackle Darrion Daniels and safety Kenneth Edison-McGruder are listed.

Other items of note: Chris Carson is listed as the starter at running back, above Rennie Childs. And Kevin Peterson and Ashton Lampkin are listed as the starting cornerbacks.

Redshirt sophomore Tre Flowers is above Jerel Morrow at strong safety.

Here's the full depth chart:


Left tackle

Victor Salako, R-Jr.

Matt Mucha, R-Fr.

Left guard

Michael Wilson, R-Jr.

Jesse Robinson, R-So.


Brad Lundblade, So.

Colby Hegwood, Sr.

Right guard

Paul Lewis, R-Jr.

Lemaefe Galea'i, R-Fr.

Right tackle

Zach Crabtree, R-So.

Brandon Pertile, R-So.

Wide receiver (outside)

Brandon Sheperd, Sr.

Marcell Ateman, Jr.

C.J. Curry, R-Jr.

Wide receiver (inside)

David Glidden, R-Sr.

Jalen McCleskey, Fr.

Kameron Doolittle, R-Sr.

Wide receiver (inside)

Austin Hays, R-Jr.

Chris Lacy, So.

Wide receiver (outside)

James Washington, So.

Jhajuan Seales, R-Jr.

Cowboy back

Blake Jarwin, R-Jr. or

Jeremy Seaton, R-Sr.

Zac Veatch, R-Jr.

Running back

Chris Carson, Jr.

Rennie Childs, Jr.

Jeff Carr, Fr.


Mason Rudolph, So.

J.W. Walsh, R-Sr.


Defensive end

Emmanuel Ogbah, R-Jr.

Trace Clark, Sr.

Cole Walterscheid, R-Fr.

Defensive tackle

Motekiai Maile, Jr.

Darrion Daniels, Fr. or

Ben Hughes, R-So.

Defensive tackle

Vincent Taylor, R-So.

Eric Davis, R-Jr.

Defensive end

Jimmy Bean, R-Sr.

Jordan Brailford, R-Fr.

Jarrell Owens, R-Fr.

Star linebacker

Jordan Burton, R-Jr.

Gyasi Akem, So.

Middle linebacker

Ryan Simmons, R-Sr.

Chad Whitener, R-So.

Weakside linebacker

Seth Jacobs, R-Jr.

Devante Averette, R-Jr.

Kris Catlin, R-Sr.


Kevin Peterson, Sr.

Michael Hunter, R-Sr. or

Ramon Richards, So.

Strong safety

Tre Flowers, R-So.

Jerel Morrow, R-So.

Deric Robertson, Jr.

Free safety

Jordan Sterns, Jr.

Dylan Harding, So.

Kenneth Edison-McGruder, Fr.


Ashton Lampkin, R-Jr.

Miketavius Jones, R-Sr. or

Darius Curry, R-So.

Special teams


Zach Sinor, R-Fr.


Ben Grogan, Jr.

Matt Hockett, R-Fr.

Long snapper

Kaleb Smith, R-So. or

Josh Elias, R-Sr.


Bryant Reber, Jr.

Punt return

Jalen McCleskey, Fr.

David Glidden, R-Sr.

Kick return

Jeff Carr, Fr.

Brandon Sheperd, Sr. or

Jhajuan Seales, R-Jr.

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