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Texas Tech vs. Oklahoma State Prediction, Preview, Spread, Channel

Looking for a Texas Tech vs. Oklahoma State preview? Stick around. We’ve got all of the pre-game analysis before the Big 12 matchup.

Saturday, Nov. 12, the Texas Tech Red Raiders take on the Oklahoma State Cowboys. The game, to be played at Boone Pickens Stadium, is slated for a 3:30 p.m. ET start time. Read on for our Texas Tech vs. Oklahoma State preview.

According to ESPN’s matchup predictor, which is based on its Football Power Index, Oklahoma State wins the matchup between the two teams 80.3% of the time. The spread also favors the Cowboys.

Spread: Oklahoma State -13

Game Time: 3:30 p.m. ET

Channel: FOX Sports 1

Texas Tech vs. Oklahoma State preview:

Texas Tech has a phenomenal offense. Quarterback Patrick Mahomes leads the nation in passing yards, and leads a potent aerial assault averaging 485.8 yards per game through the air. Despite the Red Raiders success on offense, they have struggled to keep up with opponents who are solid defensively. The Red Raiders need to win two of its last three games if they want to go bowling.

Oklahoma State is one play away from being 8-1 on the season, and challenging for a spot in the College Football Playoff. The Cowboys have won five in a row, and are in line for a the Big 12 title if they can beat Oklahoma at the end of the season.

The Red Raiders and Cowboys have played 43 times in history, with the Cowboys holding a 21-19-3 advantage.

Texas Tech vs. Oklahoma State prediction:

Oklahoma State and Texas Tech both have explosive offenses, no surprise as they play in the Big 12, but this one will come down to which defense can make a few stops.

The Cowboys take this one in a high-powered offensive showdown.

Oklahoma State 45, Texas Tech 37