Thursday’s college football bowl game
01/02/2013 2:11 PM
05/16/2014 8:41 PM
Kansas State (11-1) vs. Oregon (11-1)
7:30 p.m. in Glendale, Ariz.
On the morning of Nov. 17, this was the BCS National Championship Game. But the Wildcats lost at Baylor and the Ducks at home to Stanford, changing both teams’ paths. Oregon’s fast-break offense has produced one of the nation’s top ground games, led by running back Kenjon Barner (1,624 yards, 21 touchdowns). K-State doesn’t beat itself. The Wildcats lead the nation in turnover margin (Oregon is third), and are tied for second nationally in fewest penalty yards per game.
•Prediction: Oregon 35-31
Join the Discussion
The Kansas City Star is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.