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    Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    Baylor got the Big XII off to a great start last night.

    Locks (IMO):
    Texas Tech over Minnesota
    West Virginia over Syracuse
    Oklahoma St over Purdue
    Iowa St over Tulsa

    50/50 calls:
    TCU v Michigan St
    Texas v Oregon St
    Oklahoma v. A&M
    Kansas St v Oregon

    I say 7 and 2.



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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    I think I'd put TCU as closer to a lock than 50/50. Michigan State is truly awful.

    I'd also put KSU as a fairly big underdog to Oregon

    But, I'd agree on the most likely record as being 7-2, maybe 6-3.


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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    Calling either us or West Virginia a lock is ridiculous. We have seen both teams tripping over themselves this season.



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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    Tech only concerns me due to losing Tubberville, but the team seems to be rallying around each other so it may not be an issue.

    I see KSU losing, Big Game Bob may show up and ruin OU's chances, and Texas you never know what will happen. No more than 3 losses, but would expect 2.



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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    I'm going with 7 and 2. I don't think KSU will beat Oregon and I don't trust Oklahoma against A&M.



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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    Quote Originally Posted by ISU_phoria View Post
    I think I'd put TCU as closer to a lock than 50/50. Michigan State is truly awful.

    I'd also put KSU as a fairly big underdog to Oregon

    But, I'd agree on the most likely record as being 7-2, maybe 6-3.
    They lost to Iowa...the worst team in the B1G. That should tell you everything you need to know...




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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    Texas Tech over Minnesota - Win
    West Virginia over Syracuse - Win
    Oklahoma St over Purdue - Win
    Iowa St over Tulsa - Win
    TCU v Michigan St - Win
    Texas v Oregon St - Loss
    Oklahoma v. A&M - Loss
    Kansas St v Oregon - Loss

    5-3


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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    Quote Originally Posted by ISpyCy View Post
    They lost to Iowa...the worst team in the B1G. That should tell you everything you need to know...
    Their defense is pretty good. The offense is awful though.



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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    Quote Originally Posted by RyCy04 View Post
    Calling either us or West Virginia a lock is ridiculous. We have seen both teams tripping over themselves this season.
    Against teams the level of Tulsa and Syracuse? Not so much. Both teams struggles occurred against top 30 (sagarin rated) teams, which is what the big 12 is primarily composed of. Having those kinds of struggles in no way means ISU or WVU will struggle against teams rated in the 50s . The only reason tulsa looks 'good' to some is because they won the 13th best conference out of 12 FBS conferences (FCS MVC is actually rated higher). I'm pretty sure we could look good too playing a schedule full of teams worse than kansas. Between syracuse and tulsa combined there is one game against the top 30 rated teams, and it is a loss.



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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    Quote Originally Posted by nj829 View Post
    Tech only concerns me due to losing Tubberville, but the team seems to be rallying around each other so it may not be an issue.

    I see KSU losing, Big Game Bob may show up and ruin OU's chances, and Texas you never know what will happen. No more than 3 losses, but would expect 2.
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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    I think OU takes A&M. Wasn't it A&M O Cord that took the head coaching job at TT? Only game that I think could be close is KState, and they could surprise everyone and win by 2 possessions.



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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    Quote Originally Posted by VTXCyRyD View Post
    I think OU takes A&M. Wasn't it A&M O Cord that took the head coaching job at TT? Only game that I think could be close is KState, and they could surprise everyone and win by 2 possessions.
    I expect Oregon to take them to the woodshed. I also expect OU to beat A&M and Texas to lose to OSU. I think the Big 12's record will be either 6-2 or 5-3.



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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    Texas, OU and KState will lose.


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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    I expect Oregon to take them to the woodshed. I also expect OU to beat A&M and Texas to lose to OSU. I think the Big 12's record will be either 6-2 or 5-3.
    But about the last game?



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    Re: Big XII bowl record this bowl season

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    But about the last game?
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