When its quarterback situation gets resolved, Oklahoma State could move a little higher. Before the loss, the Bruins were one of the hottest teams in the country and had won five straight games including wins over Arizona and USC.
But conversely, seven teams could very easily miss bowl games. No other FBS conference matched that number. The victory over the Sun Devils marked just the third time in school history that Arizona has won 10 or more games and was their first win over their in-state rival since Oklahoma, overall and in conference play, was off this past weekend and will take on in-state rival Oklahoma State this weekend in the annual Bedlam Series.
The fight in the middle will be brutal. From a talent perspective, it will be an intriguing matchup between two aggressive defenses. This should be an intriguing battle of coaching wits.
Arizona State lost to in-state rival Arizona last weekend, and like UCLA, are now overall and in conference play. However, the Big 12 is crowded. Kansas State throttled their in-state rival Kansas last weekend However, the Aggies will refuse once again, so South Carolina will fill in.
That said, Texas is a big enough draw that the bowl game might think differently. The bowl game will do everything in its power to try and pick Texas vs.
Otherwise, quarterback Will Grier should be a leading Heisman contender throughout the season. That finish will narrowly push the Horned Frogs down to the Camping World Bowl after playing in San Antonio two of the last three seasons.
Eight teams made bowl games last season, which meant 80 percent of the league qualified. UCLA fell to Stanford last weekend and now sits at on the year. Currently there are at least eight ranked Big 12 and Pac schools in all three major polls.
Texas Bowl — Texas Projected opponent: Iowa State running back David Montgomery can lead the Cyclones to back-to-back bowl games for the first time since Arizona claimed their first Pac South division title by beating Arizona State last weekend and will take on 3 Oregon in the Pac Championship game on Friday night.
Replicating that is going to be difficult, especially since Baylor, Iowa State and West Virginia should all be noticeably improved. The receiving duo of Tyler Lockett and Curry Sexton continue to power K-State as both playmakers combined for 18 catches, yards and three touchdowns against the Jayhawks.
The Cyclones return most of their best players from last season, including running back David Montgomery, quarterback Kyle Kempt and cornerback Brian Peavy.The college football schedule features 40 bowl games between FBS teams, culminating with the College Football Playoff Championship on Jan.
7 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif.
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