Ball security key in OU-Texas

Five Wide: Storylines for No. 3 Oklahoma's matchup with No. 11 Texas

Updated: October 7, 2011, 3:31 PM ET
By Jake Trotter | SoonerNation

For only the second time in seven seasons, Oklahoma and Texas will be undefeated when they meet Saturday at the Cotton Bowl.

Here are five key storylines to follow in the biggest OU-Texas game since 2008:

1. Turnovers

OU quarterback Landry Jones correctly stated this week that whoever wins the turnover battle likely will win the game.

In Texas' victories in 2005, 2006 and 2008, the Longhorns had just one turnover; the Sooners had nine. In 2009, Texas also won the turnover ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?