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Look for a lot of passing as Texas Tech plays Oklahoma

 

It might take four hours to finish this Saturday’s game between No. 15 Oklahoma and Texas Tech. Kickoff is 2:30 p.m. and the game will be on ABC. Texas Tech (5-2, 2-2 in the Big 12) comes to Norman as the No. 2 passing team in the country, averaging 427 yards per game. The Sooners, […]

TU hosts No. 18 Memphis

    

A slow start and turnovers hurt the Tulsa Golden Hurricane on Saturday, as the East Carolina Pirates beat Tulsa, 30-17, in American Athletic Conference football action in front of 43,065 fans in Greenville, N.C. East Carolina scored off an interception and a TU fumble in the first half and led 20-0 at halftime. The Golden […]

No. 15 OSU is a perfect 6-0 after overtime win at WVU

 

Halfway through the regular season and ranked in the Top 15, Oklahoma State is finding ways to win game after game. The season is backloaded, with games against TCU, Baylor and Oklahoma in three of the last four games, but last Saturday’s 33-26 overtime win at West Virginia has the Cowboys in a great spot […]

Tulsa overcomes deficit to defeat ULM, next up is ECA

 

Tulsa rallied in the fourth quarter to win Saturday night while East Carolina – TU’s next opponent – almost mounted a fourth-quarter comeback against BYU. TU scored 14 points in less than three minutes to catch up to Louisiana-Monroe and secure a 34-24 nonconference win at home. Tulsa led 20-7 at the half but ULM […]

TU beats ULM; Oilers open on Friday

    

Tulsa scored 14 points in a span of 2:30 to come from behind in the fourth quarter and beat Louisiana-Monroe, 34-24, in a nonconference match up, in front of 17,490 fans on Saturday at H.A. Chapman Stadium. Tulsa led 20-7 at halftime, but the ULM offense came alive in the third quarter and scored 17 […]

OU travels to K-State after being upset by 2-4 Longhorns

 

After two narrow losses to Oklahoma State and TCU, Kansas State will look to repeat last year’s upset in Norman when the Oklahoma Sooners come to Manhattan. Texas hired Jay Norvell after Bob Stoops fired him and Norvell helped engineer a monumental upset of No. 19 Oklahoma by unranked Texas last Saturday. The loss probably […]

No. 10 OU needs a win over the struggling Longhorns

    

Trap game: A game in which a highly favored team with a lot to lose is subject to an upset over a team with multiple losses or a low reputation. No. 10 Oklahoma is heavily favored to crush the Texas Longhorns Saturday in Dallas in the Red River Rivalry game at the Cotton Bowl. The […]

Another road test for OSU

 

Led by Big 12 Co-Offensive Player of the Week Mason Rudolph, the No. 19 Oklahoma State Cowboys get another stiff conference challenge Saturday as they travel to West Virginia. The Cowboys escaped with a 36-34 win over Kansas State Saturday while the previously unbeaten Mountaineers fell to Oklahoma, 44-24, in Norman. Rudolph was 34-for-55 for […]

Houston quarterback Ward shines in TU’s AAC setback

    

Houston quarterback Greg Ward was stellar in the Cougars 38-24 win over the Tulsa Golden Hurricane, Saturday at H.A. Chapman Stadium in front of a crowd of 17,146. It was the first American Athletic Conference game of the season for both teams. Ward completed 22-of-38 passes for 273 yards, but threw no touchdown passes However, […]

Tulsa falls to UH in tough division

 

A tough schedule seems to be getting tougher for Tulsa coach Phillip Montgomery in his first season here. The Golden Hurricane are in the West Division of the American Athletic Conference and three teams – Memphis, Navy and Houston – have a combined record of 13-0. In the East  Division, only Temple (4-0) is undefeated. […]