The history of the Oklahoma-Nebraska rivalry has featured a "Game of the Century" on two separate occasions and all sorts of championship implications.
When the two storied programs meet this Saturday, both will be
trying simply to make up ground in their divisional races. Early
stumbles have kept the Sooners and Huskers from controlling their
own destiny in the Big 12,
When asked Tuesday whether he hoped Nebraska re-emerged to give
the Big 12 North a marquee program, Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops
responded: "I'd rather they didn't."
He then spoke highly of the program's tradition and how he has
great respect for the Cornhuskers.
Stoops' friend and former colleague, Bo Pelini, is Nebraska's