Dennis Dodd of CBS Sportsline gives the Beavers the edge, while another columnist gives UNM the advantage...more
Five out of eight staff writers at CollegeFootballNews.com pick the Beavers to win...more
- Yahoo! Sports
Craig James of Yahoo! Sports, who will also announce the game, picks the Lobos...more
Three out of four columnists pick the Beavers to win...more
Two out of three writers from SportsNutz.com pick Oregon State...more
Here are what some people around the World Wide Web are saying about the Las Vegas Bowl:
What will happen: It’s up to how the Beavers play. If they play mistake-free
football, they’ll win by two touchdowns. If they keep giving New Mexico
good field position with penalties and turnovers, they’ll be in big trouble.
Bank on at least three OSU giveaways and about ten penalties, and a tough New
Line: Oregon State –4 … CFN Prediction: New Mexico 27 … Oregon State 24...CollegeFootballNews.com
Roll the dice because this one's all about which OSU team shows up. The Beavers should be in good shape if they bring their A game, but UNM has been impressively consistent. OSU's Steven Jackson and Derek Anderson should be too much if the Beavers focus on the opponent and not the nightlife...Jim Donnan, ESPN.com
New Mexico’s appearance in last year’s Las Vegas Bowl set bowl
games back a few years. Oregon State has some explosive offensive players to
make this a little bit of fun.
Stars of the show: New Mexico RB DonTrell Moore, Oregon State RB Steven Jackson
The knee jerk, off-the-cuff initial prediction: Oregon State 31 … New Mexico 14...Pete Fiutak, CollegeFootballNews.com
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This article will be updated throughout the day as more predictions are posted.