Play the Percentages: October 2, 2011

Monday, October 3rd 2011, 1:37 am
By: News 9

OKLAHOMA CITY -- News On 6 sports director John Holcomb reversed his fortunes a week ago, topping Oklahoma sports director Dean Blevins in the epic Play the Percentages matchup. Could John make it two-in-a-row or would Dean get back to his winning ways?

It's the week of the Texas State Fair, meaning it's time for the annual Red River Rivalry game between Oklahoma and Texas. Texas is 4-0 and coming off of a 37-14 win over Iowa State, while the Sooners thumped Ball State 62-6, so both teams are coming in hot, but what are the chances that the Sooners come away with a win?

Oklahoma and Texas are bitter rivals, with Texas holding a 33-30-3 series advantage in the "modern era" of the rivalry. With Texas heading into the game with the memories of an embarrassing loss to the Sooners a year ago, what are the chances this is the most bitter the two rivals have ever been?

Brandon Weeden has been a record-breaking machine this season, setting his single-game mark yet again in the Cowboys' come from behind win over Texas A&M. What are the chances that the senior has another career day against the Kansas Jayhawks Saturday?

Rumors are still swirling about the possibility of Missouri leaving the Big 12 for the greener pastures of the SEC. What are the chances that the Tigers will leave the conference and head south east?

The extended NBA Lockout has already wiped out the entire preseason as it spans for more than 100 days and continues to threaten the regular season games. What are the chances that the league plays more than 50 games for the 2011-2012 season?