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Oklahoma State drops Big 12 opener to TCU 44-31

Where: Boone Pickens Stadium; Stillwater, Okla.

TCU brings a seventh-best scoring offense (49-point average) to Stillwater.

-Florida State. You’d have mislaid large income in Aug betting Jimbo Fisher’s team, suspicion by many as a inhabitant pretension contender, would not have a feat on Sep 23.

Patterson did acknowledge one probable advantage over a Cowboys. They will have a tough exam opposite their tip opposition Oklahoma after in a season, though if they find a approach there, they could be in good shape.

Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph has resolutely planted himself in a Heisman Trophy contention 3 games into a 2017 season, though his considerable play has not indispensably translated to good reviews from National Football League scouts. Both teams enter a competition 3-0. It doesn’t matter. Whoever’s open gets it, whatever coverage they’re going to hurl to, we go a other way. But a Horned Frogs had never won a discussion in a state of Oklahoma.

James Washington held 6 passes for 153 yards and a touchdown and Marcell Ateman held 6 passes for 100 yards for a Cowboys (3-1, 0-1).

As a meditative went, a dual quarterbacks – a Sooners’ Baker Mayfield and Oklahoma State’s Mason Rudolph – would continue to assemble video game-like statistics, torching a rest of a Big 12. But instead of vouchsafing Rudolph or timber using behind Justice Hill do a work, OSU dialed adult a pretence play – a far-reaching receiver pass with Jalen McClesky.

It was OSU’s spin for a turnover on a initial possession of a second half, as defensive tackle Chris Bradley done a extensive play, while being blocked, to prevent Rudolph during a OSU 42-yard line.

The play by descent coordinator Mike Yurcich was mostly derided as an nonessential risk, though Gundy shielded a call. Although they stumbled final week, TCU is no sippin’ tea. “Would we like to have it back?” With Deebo Samuel out of a lineup, we have my doubts about how effective a Gamecock offense will be. Anderson rushed for 160 yards and 3 touchdowns on 26 carries.

Darius Anderson ran, Kenny Hill threw and a Horned Frogs’ hopped over a Oklahoma State invulnerability on third downs.

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The TCU Horned Frogs are entrance off a 56-36 win over a SMU Mustangs during home. “So I’m not so genuine to consider we always have a improved devise than everybody any week”. The Pokes haven’t had a using behind cranky a century symbol given a deteriorate opener (Hill 132).

Another star in a creation seemed final week for a Oklahoma State Offense opposite Pitt. “Obviously, we hadn’t been means to do that”.

TCU also has been fit in third-down conversions heading a nation by converting 65.8 percent.

The TCU-Oklahoma State diversion will be televised on ESPN, with kickoff set for 2:30 p.m. CT.

TCU over Oklahoma State: Oklahoma State is good-but so is TCU.

Or during slightest appearing in a initial Big 12 pretension game.

The Oklahoma State Cowboys are favorites today, with 13 points in their preference on a indicate widespread during home. Kirby Smart’s group will go on a highway to Tennessee and Vanderbilt over a subsequent dual weeks and plays usually dual some-more ranked opponents: No. 20 Florida in Jacksonville and No. 15 Auburn in Auburn.

“You know, Coach Patterson, he’s a good defensive coach”, core Brad Lundblade said.

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