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Pokes Preview: Oklahoma State takes on Oklahoma in Bedlam, aims for second Big 12 championship in three seasons

Gina Mizell Modified: December 7, 2013 at 10:25 am •  Published: December 7, 2013

It’s going to be a chilly (OK, freezing) day at Boone Pickens Stadium, where Oklahoma State will try to capture its second Big 12 championship in three seasons with a win against Oklahoma in Bedlam.

The links

Berry Tramel examines how the talent gap between OU and OSU has virtually disappeared

Cowboy linebacker Caleb Lavey opens up about his key missed tackle in Bedlam last year and how that’s fueled him this season. He’s now a serious contender for the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year Award.

Did we mention it’s going to be cold today? But not Ice Bowl cold. Jenni Carlson looks back on that game.

Our staff picks for the game, with a lot of weather puns.

Three questions

We’ve got way more than that in our reporter roundtable, where all four OSU/OU beat writers weigh on on what they’ll be watching for in this game.

Key matchup

Again, we’ve got you more than covered here. Jason Kersey and I examine five of them.

Uniform prediction: Black helmet, orange jersey, black pants

This is what the Cowboys wore in their 44-10 rout two years ago. And it may be their very best look overall. Time to break it out again.

Final score prediction: OSU 35, OU 23