Oklahoma (4-0) took down West Virginia in Morgantown, 45-33, on Saturday, but remains at No. 4. The Sooners; team performance was strong enough and individually there were players that grabbed attention.
Semaje Perine earned Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week for his performance. He picked up 242 yards on 34 carries and scored four touchdowns.
Alex Ross also got in on the conference honors as he was tabbed Special Teams Player of the Week. Ross ran back a kickoff 100 yards for a score.
Oklahoma State (2-1) used a bye week to move up one spot. OSU is ranked 24th in this week’s poll.
And one of the pollsters said he thinks the only reason the Cowboys are in it at all is because of a loss.
OSU hosts Texas Tech on Thursday night and OU travels to TCU on Saturday afternoon.