Sometimes you have no choice but to apologize.

Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy said he’d like to have the Cowboy players back in action by May 1st, which caused quite the uproar.

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Many felt Gundy was being reckless with the health of young men under his leadership.

Today a statement was released by Gundy, who apologized and said the well-being of the Oklahoma State athletes is his first priority.

Flip the Page to see his statement: