John Hoover

Further Review Week 7 College Football Picks

Further Review Week 7 College Football Picks

Further Review w Hoover and RewHoover rallied. Rew stumbled.

That sums up the Further Review College Football Picks for Week 6.

John Hoover bounced back from two miserable weeks by going 4-2, while Lauren Rew came back to earth a 1-5 week. Don King, steady as ever, went 3-3.

Surely you can do better.

Text your picks (using the betting lines below) into the Envision Imaging text line and win a $25 gift certificate to Billy Sims Barbecue in Jenks! Type “Tulsa” and your six winners against the spread; the first contestant to beat all three of us wins!

 


THE GAMES

Kansas State at OU (-10 ½)

Tulsa at Houston (-21 ½)

Alabama at Tennessee (+13 ½)

Iowa State at Texas (-13 ½)

West Virginia at Texas Tech (-1)

Ole Miss at Arkansas (+8 ½)


OUR PICKS

JOHN HOOVER

OU 30-20, Houston 40-28, Alabama 36-20, Iowa State 24-21, Texas Tech 48-45, Ole Miss 38-28

LAUREN REW

OU 31-20, Houston 44-21, Alabama 35-28, Iowa State 44-41, Texas Tech 52-50, Ole Miss 35-24

DON KING

OU 36-24, Houston 50-35, Alabama 42-28, Texas 30-23, Texas Tech 30-28, Ark 31-28


LAST WEEK

Hoover 4-2, King 3-3, Rew 1-5

Rew 5-1, Hoover 4-2, King 5-1

SEASON

Cumulative ATS: DK 20-16, Rew 17-19, Hoover 16-20

Cumulative straight-up: Rew 24-12, DK 24-12, Hoover 23-13

 

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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