Oct. 30, 2007
NORMAN, Okla. -- The Oklahoma Sooners (6-9-3 overall and 2-6-1 Big 12) will conclude the 2007 season this Thursday, Nov. 1 at No. 25 Oklahoma State (11-5-2, 4-4-1). OU was eliminated from the Big 12 Championship with last Sunday's loss to then-No. 8 Texas.
The Ford Bedlam Series is slated for a 7 p.m. start at the Cowgirl Soccer Complex in Stillwater, Okla. Oklahoma State leads the Annual Bedlam Series, 1-0, after both cross country teams finished ahead of OU at the 2007 Big 12 Championships last weekend in Lubbock, Texas.
VIDEO - Oct. 30 PRACTICE REPORT
SoonerSports.com visited practice on Tuesday to discuss the Sooners' past weekend and to preview the upcoming games with OU head coach Randy Evans.
Live stats will be available for Thursday's game on Soonersports.com and a live audio broadcast will be provided for free on okstate.com.
SCOUTING OKLAHOMA STATE
The Cowgirls suffered a 1-0 loss on Sunday in their last outing at home against Colorado. Two days earlier, OSU defeated its third top-10 opponent of the season in a 1-0 win over then-No. 8 Texas. The Cowgirls also defeated then-No. 9 Notre Dame, 2-1, on Sept. 16 and then-No. 5 Missouri, 2-1, on Oct. 14. OSU is 3-2 in its last five games and 7-2-1 overall at home this season.
The Cowgirls are outscoring their opponents, 33-14 (Big 12 opponents hold a 11-9 advantage), this season and are led by midfielder Kasey Langdon. The sophomore leads the club in points with four goals and seven assists.
OSU returns 14 letterwinners and eight starters from a 2006 squad that finished 17-3-3 overall and tied for second in the Big 12 with a 8-1-1 mark.
The Sooners and Cowgirls have played in 11 straight games decided by one goal or less. OSU leads the all-time series, 9-2-1, and won both contests in 2006; the regular season meeting in Norman, 2-1, and the 2-1 win at the Big 12 Championship in San Antonio, Texas. OU won the last time the two met in Stillwater, a 3-2 victory on Oct. 28, 2005.