Cowboys travel to Lubbock


Friday, November 17th 2006, 4:49 pm
By: News On 6


Oklahoma State hits the road for the final time this season. The Pokes are headed to Lubbock to take on the Texas Tech Red Raiders.

The Cowboys (6-4, 3-3) are coming off a 66-24 win over the Baylor Bears in Stillwater. The Red Raiders (6-5, 3-4) lost in Norman 34-24.

The Cowboys beat Tech last year for their only conference victory. OSU trails the all-time series 19-11-3, but the Cowboys have won 2 of the last 3 meetings, both victories were in Stillwater. Oklahoma State is only 2-10-3 at Jones AT&T Stadium. Their last victory in Lubbock was in 1944.

Texas Tech is #8 nationally in total offense, but the Red Raiders have struggled on 3rd down this season. Tech converted only 2 of 12 3rd downs in their loss to Oklahoma.

The Red Raiders are playing their regular season finale. Kick off in Lubbock is at 1 o’clock Saturday afternoon.