AutoZone Liberty Bowl: Missouri vs. Oklahoma State fearless prediction and game preview.
Date: Monday, December 31
Game Time: 3:45 ET
Venue: Liberty Bowl, Memphis, TN
Missouri (8-4) vs. Oklahoma State (6-6) Game Preview
Three Reasons Why You Should Watch The AutoZone Liberty Bowl
– There could be a wild firefight if the Oklahoma State offense shows up. It’s been a flaky team that’s been able to turn it on at times for 40+ points in big performances, and inexplicably fall flat from time to time.
Going 2-5 in the last seven games, it’s been a rough second half of the year for a team that needs a win to avoid a losing season. If nothing else, the passing game is there to make this fun.
– Just how good is Missouri? The Tigers had a rough time in the middle of the season against the SEC’s elite – and South Carolina – but they managed to roll through Florida and get hot over the last month to come into this with a little bit of swagger. It’s QB Drew Lock’s last chance to show off for the NFL scouts – here comes the …
– Offense, offense, offense. These things never quite turn out as planned, but the two offenses should make this a wild firefight. Oklahoma State averaged 500 yards and 38 points per game, and Missouri averages 469 yards and 37 points an outing. If this gets going right away and the two attacks show up, this might turn out to be one of the bowl season’s most entertaining games.