Oklahoma Sooners (9-1) at Oklahoma State Cowboys (10-1)
|Date & Time||Saturday November 28, 2015, 8:00 PM (EST)|
The Line: Oklahoma State Cowboys +4 -- Over/Under:
The Oklahoma Sooners and Oklahoma State Cowboys play Saturday night at Boone Pickens Stadium in the Bedlam Series.
The Oklahoma Sooners look for their seventh straight road victory in hopes of remaining in the playoff hunt. Baker Mayfield is completing 68.7 percent of his passes for 3,209 yards, 33 touchdowns and five interceptions. Mayfield has eight touchdown passes in his last three games. Sterling Shepard and Dede Westbrook have combined for 1,762 receiving yards and 14 touchdowns while Durron Neal has 41 receptions. The Oklahoma Sooners ground game is averaging 225 yards per contest, and Samaje Perine leads the way with 1,160 yards and 13 touchdowns. Defensively, Oklahoma is allowing 20.5 points and 341 yards per game. Dominique Alexander leads the Sooners with 88 tackles, Zack Sanchez has six interceptions and Eric Striker has 7.5 sacks.
The Oklahoma State Cowboys look to get their 11th victory and win the Big 12. Mason Rudolph is completing 63.1 percent of his passes for 3,591 yards, 21 touchdowns and eight interceptions. Rudolph has nine touchdown passes in his last three games. James Washington and David Glidden have combined for 1,691 receiving yards and 12 touchdowns while Marcell Ateman has 38 receptions. The Oklahoma State Cowboys ground game is averaging 132.1 yards per contest, and Chris Carson leads the way with 466 yards and four touchdowns. Defensively, Oklahoma State is allowing 26.4 points and 420.9 yards per game. Jordan Sterns leads the Cowboys with 97 tackles, Ramon Richards has two interceptions and Emmanuel Ogbah has 12 sacks.
The Sooners are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 conference games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 road games. The Cowboys are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 conference games and 6-2 ATS vs. a team with a winning record. The Sooners are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 meetings in Oklahoma State and 7-3 ATS in their last 10 meetings overall.
Oklahoma State had a chance to remain undefeated last week and make a strong case for a playoff spot. The Cowboys came out flat and didn't look like they gave a damn. It's impossible to trust OK State after what it showed us last week. The Sooners are simply the better football team here and should win, making one last case to the playoff voters.