John Hoover

Further Review Week 4 College Football Picks

Further Review Week 4 College Football Picks

Further Review w Hoover and RewLast week was rough for the Further Review crew, with Lauren Rew’s 3-3 topping John Hoover and Don King’s 2-4.

But that’s good news for you: enter our contest and beat us!

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Tulsa at Fresno State (+14)

OSU at Baylor (-8 ½)

West Virginia vs. BYU (+7)

Arkansas vs. Texas A&M (-6)

Florida at Tennessee (-6)

LSU at Auburn (+3 ½)



Tulsa 42-24, Baylor 39-28, WVU 38-28, Texas A&M 33-31, Tennessee 16-14, LSU 10-7


Tulsa 35-14, Baylor 41-31, WVU 24-21, Arkansas 21-14, Tennessee 28-10, LSU 14-10


Tulsa 42-14, Baylor 42-27, BYU 24-21, Arkansas 31-28, Tennessee 31-18, LSU 17-14


Rew 3-3, Hoover 2-4, DK 2-4


Cumulative ATS: Rew 11-7, DK 10-8, Hoover 10-8

Cumulative straight-up: Rew 12-6, Hoover 12-6, DK 11-7

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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