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Sooners hope to deny hat trick

NORMAN, Okla. — Two weeks ago, all the discussion was about the Sooner defense heading into its three most difficult offensive assignments yet in three consecutive weeks.

Round one with Baylor didn't fare so well; the Bears amassed 252 rushing yards--running back Lache Seastrunk and quarterback Nick Florence combined for 174 of those and four touchdowns--and 424 total yards. Round two with West Virginia didn't go according to plan either; the Mountaineers gashed OU for 458 yards rushing, 458. Stomach that for a second. "We got run over pretty good," said OU...