John Hoover

Further Review Week 1 College Football Picks

Further Review Week 1 College Football Picks

Further Review w Hoover and Rew

 

THE GAMES

OU at Houston (OU -10½)

Southeastern Louisiana at OSU (OSU -32½)

San Jose State at TU (Tulsa -5)

Alabama-USC (Alabama -12)

Notre Dame-Texas (Notre Dame -10)

Ole Miss-Florida State (FSU -10)

 

JOHN HOOVER

OU 40-30

OSU 55-13

Tulsa 38-34

Alabama 35-10

Notre Dame 31-20

FSU 31-17

 

LAUREN REW

OU 35-21

OSU 55-17

TU 35-21

Bama 28-14

ND 28-10

FSU 35-14

 

DON KING

OU 48-20

OSU 49-14

TU 42-28

Bama 31-10

ND 28-7

FSU 31-10

 


 

CONFERENCE CHAMPS

HOOVER

Big 12: Oklahoma

SEC: Alabama

ACC: Florida State

Big 10: Michigan State

Pac-12: Stanford

American: Houston

 

REW

Big 12: Oklahoma

SEC: Alabama

ACC: Florida State

Big 10: Michigan

Pac-12: Oregon

American: Houston

 

KING

Big 12: Oklahoma

SEC: Alabama

ACC: Clemson

Big 10: Michigan State

Pac-12: Stanford

American: Houston

 


 

COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF

HOOVER: OU, Bama, FSU, Michigan State

REW: OU, Bama, FSU, Stanford

KING: Bama, Clemson, Oregon, Michigan State

 


 

NATIONAL CHAMPION

HOOVER: Alabama

REW: Florida State

KING: Michigan State

John Hoover

Hoover wrote for the Tulsa World for 24 years before joining The Franchise, where he's now co-host of "Further Review" on The Franchise Tulsa (weekdays 12-3, fm107.9/am1270) . In his time at the World, Hoover won numerous writing and reporting awards, including in 2011 National Beat Writer of the Year from the Associated Press Sports Editors for his work covering the Oklahoma Sooners. Hoover also covered Oklahoma State, Arkansas, Oral Roberts and the NFL as a beat writer. From 2012 to 2016, Hoover was the World's lead sports columnist. As a columnist, Hoover won national awards in 2012 and 2014 from the National Athletic Trainers Association for reporting on sports medicine and in 2015 won first place in sports columns from the Oklahoma Society of Professional Journalists. After receiving a journalism degree from East Central University, Hoover worked at newspapers in Ada, Okmulgee, Tahlequah and Waynesville, Mo. He played football at Ada High School and grew up in North Pole, Alaska. Hoover and his family live in Broken Arrow.

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