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Washington running back Bishop Sankey against Oregon on Oct. 12.
No. 16 Texas Tech @ West Virginia, 12 p.m. ET, Fox Sports 1
West Virginia was off to an impressive 5-0 start in 2012 until they traveled down to Lubbock and were dismantled by Texas Tech 49-14.
Now it's the Red Raiders, who are undefeated at 6-0 for the first time since 2008, that will head to Morgantown to keep their Big 12 title hopes alive.
This week, backup quarterback Davis Webb was named Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week. Webb, who filled in for an injured Baker Mayfield, passed for 415 yards and three touchdowns in a 42-35 win over Iowa State.
There is no word on who will start on Saturday, but the West Virginia defense better have done some soul searching in their bye week after giving up 864 yards and eight rushing touchdowns to Baylor. Otherwise, it could get ugly again.
Prediction: Texas Tech 48, West Virginia 28
TCU @ No. 21 Oklahoma State, 12 p.m. ET, FOX
Oklahoma State comes in off a bye week after nearly escaping a pesky Kansas State team, 33-29. TCU has surprisingly already lost three games this season and would like nothing better than to come out of Stillwater with a win.
The Horned Frogs defense, though, must be able to contain quarterback J.W. Walsh, who is the heart and soul of the offense by leading his team in passing and rushing yards. TCU must avoid turning the ball over on offense, which they have done 11 times this season, if they want any chance of knocking off the Pokes.
TCU will keep themselves in the game but fall in the end.
Prediction: Oklahoma State 34, TCU 24
BYU @ Houston, 3:30 p.m. ET, ESPNEWS
The quietest undefeated team is without a doubt Houston. The Cougars are 5-0 and have already matched their win total from 2012. This will be their toughest opponent yet this season and will be a clear indication if Houston is an improved team or not.
The Houston offense has quarterback John O’Korn and wide receiver Deontay Greenberry, who has accounted for 606 receiving yards and three touchdowns, but BYU comes in with a talented rushing attack led by quarterback Taysom Hill and a defense surrendering just 17.3 points per game.
Prediction: BYU 35, Houston 21
No. 20 Washington @ Arizona State, 6 p.m. ET, Pac-12 Network
This will be the second-best Pac-12 matchup of Week 8. Washington is on a two-game losing streak heading into the desert, and Arizona State comes in after a blowout 54-13 win over Colorado.
Both teams are good defensively, but it will be on the offenses to win this game. The Sun Devils will put up a good fight, but the Huskies, with quarterback Keith Price and running back Bishop Sankey, will come away with the victory.
Prediction: Washington 41, Arizona State 32
No. 6 LSU @ Ole Miss, 7 p.m. ET, ESPN2
LSU was able to fend off Florida last Saturday 17-6 and Ole Miss couldn't hold off Texas A&M in the fourth quarter. It was the Rebels third-straight loss this season, and now they may be hitting their fourth loss.
The Tigers have weapons on offense with quarterback Zach Mettenberger, who has passed for 1,890 yards and 15 touchdowns, and wide receiver Odell Beckham, who is fourth in the country with 733 yards and six touchdowns. Running back Jeremy Hill has also been dangerous, as he's rushed for an impressive 715 yards and nine touchdowns this season.
Between LSU's offense and the defense led by tackle Ego Ferguson continuing to improve, Ole Miss is going to have its hands full. It doesn't help that the Rebels will be without potentially eight starters on defense and be possibly without starting running back Jeff Scott.
Prediction: LSU 38, Ole Miss 26