Going into their matchup this Saturday, Oklahoma is the clear favorite over Iowa State.
But the Cyclones should not be underestimated, and there are a number of key things that Oklahoma has to take care of in order to come out with a win.
After their loss to Notre Dame, Oklahoma's overall record sits at 5-2, and they need to win out for a shot at a BCS bowl bid.
Iowa State has only one win over Oklahoma in the past 42 years, but this year's team seems like they could have something special. They have big wins already over Iowa, TCU and Baylor. They also only lost to Kansas State by six.
Oklahoma will have to be on top of their game this week if they want to keep their BCS hopes alive. Here are five keys to winning their game against Iowa State.