Oklahoma-Texas Tech Pregame Notes

Kickoff between the Sooners (6-3, 5-1) and Red Raiders (8-2, 5-2) is set for 11 a.m. (CST). Sooner running back Adrian Peterson rushed for 146 yards in OU's 28-13 win over Texas Tech last year in Norman. (AP Photo/Ty Russell)

The Matchup
Oklahoma (6-3, 5-1) at Texas Tech (8-2, 5-2)

Kickoff
11 a.m. CST. -- Jones SBC Stadium (52,702) -- Lubbock, Texas

Television and Radio
Saturday's game will be televised by Fox Sports Net. Drew Goodman (play-by-play), Dave Lapham (analyst) and Jim Knox (sideline) will call the game. To listen the OU radio broadcast live on the internet, click the link below and then click the 'audio' link next on the right hand column for 'Oklahoma vs. Texas Tech'.

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The Series
The Sooners currently own a five-game winning streak over Texas Tech and lead the all-time series 10-2. OU also leads the series in Lubbock 4-1. The Red Raiders' last win against Oklahoma was in Bob Stoops' first season in 1999 in Lubbock (38-28).

Last Meeting
Oklahoma beat Texas Tech 28-13 on Oct. 2 last year in Norman. Jason White threw three touchdown passes and Adrian Peterson ran for 146 yards on 22 carries, while the Sooner defense held the Red Raiders to 25 points under their season average.

The Coaches
Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops is 73-15 in his seventh year in Norman. Texas Tech head coach Mike Leach is 47-27 in his sixth season in Lubbock. Leach, who was OU's offensive coordinator in 1999, is 0-5 head-to-head against Stoops.

The Rankings
The Sooners are unranked in the Harris, AP and USA Today Coaches Polls, but check in at No. 25 in this week's BCS Standings. Tech is No. 19 in the Coaches, Harris and BCS Polls and No. 21 in the AP Poll.

About Texas Tech
The Red Raiders come into Saturday's matchup ranked 4th nationally in scoring offense (44 ppg) and 3rd in total offense (524.50 ypg). Tech ranks 104th in rushing offense (103.70 ypg) and 1st in passing offense (420.80 ypg).

Defensively, the Red Raiders rank 25th in scoring defense (19.20 ppg) and 31st in total defense (333.00 ypg). Tech's defense ranks 70th against the run (155.80 ypg) and 14th against the pass (177.20 ypg).

Punter Alex Reyes ranks 16th nationally with a 43.16 yards per punt average, while kicker Alex Trlica is 11-for-15 on field goals (long of 47) and 57-for-57 on extra points.

Roster | Depth Chart | 2005 Stats | 2005 Schedule/Results

About Oklahoma
The Sooners come into Saturday's game ranked 58th nationally in scoring offense (27 ppg) and 83rd in total offense (340 ypg). OU's rushing attack ranks 41st nationally (164.67 ypg), while their passing attack is currently 98th (175.33 ypg).

Defensively, the Sooners rank 58th in scoring defense (25.11 ppg) and 22nd in total defense (315.33 ypg). OU's defense ranks 9th nationally against the run (94 ypg) and 63rd against the pass (221.33 ypg).

Punter Cody Freeby ranks 23rd nationally with a 42.54 yard per punt average, while kicker Garrett Hartley is 13-for-21 on field goals (long of 52) and 26-for-27 on extra points.

Roster | Depth Chart | 2005 Stats | 2005 Schedule/Results

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