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Fast Forward Wk 1 2017 Tulsa vs. Oklahoma State “Inside The Numbers”

SAN ANTONIO, TX - December 29: Oklahoma State Cowboys wide receiver James Washington #28 celebrates his touchdown against Colorado Buffaloes defensive back Chidobe Awuzie #4 and Colorado Buffaloes defensive back Tedric Thompson #9 in the second quarter during the Valero Alamo Bowl at the Alamodome December 29, 2016. (Photo by Andy Cross/The Denver Post)

Tulsa vs. Oklahoma State:

Tulsa won 10 games in 2016 (San Jose State, UCF, East Carolina, Cincinnati, Memphis, Tulane, SMU, Fresno State and Central Michigan) beating 9 FBS opponents who had a combined overall record of 41-70 or .369%. The Golden Hurricane won those games by a total score of 420-239 or 20.1 points per game.



Tulsa lost 3 games in 2016 to Ohio State, Houston and Navy who were a combined 29-11 or .725% last season. The Golden Hurricane were outscored by a margin of 128-74 or 18.0 points per game last season.

Since 2007, Tulsa is 1-14 overall against Power 5 teams and have lost those games by a total score of 661-298 or 25.9 points per game.


Since 2007, Tulsa is 1-10 against the Big 12 and were outscored in those ten games by a total score of 509-205 or 30.4 points per game. The Golden Hurricane were 0-6 vs. Oklahoma, 0-2 vs. Oklahoma State and 1-2 vs Iowa State. The lone win came against Iowa State 31-17.

Oklahoma State won 10 games in 2016 against 9 FBS opponents who had a combined overall record of 58-56 overall or .508%. The Cowboys won those games by a total score of 370-235 or 15.0 points per game.



Oklahoma State lost 3 games to Central Michigan, Baylor and Oklahoma who were a combined 23-15 overall in 2016 or .605%. The Cowboys were outscored in those games by a margin of 103-71 or 10.6 points per game.



Since 2006, Oklahoma State is 9-2 overall on week one of the season.


Since 2010, Oklahoma State is 23-5 or.821% against non-conference opponents.



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