Home games with state rivals Tulsa and Oklahoma, and a Thursday night Big 12 opener against Texas A&M highlight the 2010 Oklahoma State football schedule. The Cowboys will play seven home games in 2010 with Washington State of the Pac-10, Troy, Tulsa, Texas A&M, defending Big 12 North champ Nebraska, Baylor and Oklahoma all visiting Boone Pickens Stadium.
The Cowboys open the season with four straight home games for the second straight year. Oklahoma State will host Washington State in the 2010 debut on Sept. 4 with contests against Troy (Sept. 11) and Tulsa (Sept. 18) following on consecutive Saturdays.
The Big 12 opener will be a Thursday night affair on Sept. 30 with Texas A&M visiting Stillwater for an ESPN game. That contest will be followed by an ESPN2 appearance on Oct. 8 when the Cowboys close non-conference play by visiting Louisiana-Lafayette for a Friday night contest.
OSU closes the season with seven straight weeks of play beginning Oct. 16 at Texas Tech. The following week, on Oct. 23, OSU will host Nebraska for Homecoming before traveling to Kansas State on Oct. 30. The Baylor Bears visit Stillwater on Nov. 6. The final road games of the season follow over the next two weeks with trips to Texas and Kansas.
The Cowboys will close the season Nov. 27 by hosting Oklahoma.
Noting The 2010 Schedule
Oklahoma State will be hosting Washington State for the first time since 1952 … Tulsa hasn't visited Stillwater since the 2004 season … OSU and Troy will be playing the finale of a three-game contract … OSU will be looking for its first three-game winning streak against Texas A&M … OSU is 5-0 vs. Louisiana-Lafayette … OSU and Texas Tech have split their last eight meetings … The Cowboys are 3-1 against Nebraska since 2000 … The last three games against Kansas State have been decided by a total of 10 points … OSU's last home loss to Baylor was in 1939 … The Cowboys were 28-24 losers to No. 1 Texas the last time they played in Austin … The Cowboys are 5-1 in their last six vs. Kansas … OSU has averaged 30.5 points in the last six Bedlam games in Stillwater.
2010 Oklahoma State Football Schedule
Sept. 4 vs. WASHINGTON STATE (Stillwater)
Sept. 11 vs. TROY (Stillwater)
Sept. 18 vs. TULSA (Stillwater)
Sept. 30+ vs. TEXAS A&M (Stillwater) (ESPN)
Oct. 8++ at La.Lafayette (Lafayette, La.) (ESPN2)
Oct. 16* at Texas Tech (Lubbock, Texas)
Oct. 23*# vs. NEBRASKA (Stillwater)
Oct. 30* at Kansas State (Manhattan, Kan.)
Nov. 6* vs. BAYLOR (Stillwater)
Nov. 13* at Texas (Austin, Texas)
Nov. 20* at Kansas (Lawrence, Kan.)
Nov. 27* vs. OKLAHOMA (Stillwater)
+Thursday night game
++Friday night game
*Big 12 Game