Stats that matter: Texas at Oklahoma State 

September, 26, 2012
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Number, it's said, rarely lie. With that thought in mind, HornsNation -- with a healthy assist from the ESPN Stats and Info crew -- will dig into the numbers each week and pull three stats that could play a significant role in the outcome of Texas' game. This week the focus is on Oklahoma State and its explosive offense.

No. 1: 24
Oklahoma State leads the Big 12 in plays of 20-plus yards with 24 so far. That is to be expected. The Cowboys are all about getting into space, making a play and throwing it deep. They also played Savannah State, and that no doubt has played into inflating the stat.
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