Looking Back: 2015 Cactus Bowl an Inflection Point for UW, OSU

After seeing Washington at No. 6 in the preseason AP poll and seeing Oklahoma State omitted from the same list, I immediately reflected back to the Cactus Bowl matchup between the two teams in 2015. Why is there such a chasm between Washington and Oklahoma State today? What has been the difference between the squads over the past few seasons?

The Cowboys started 2014 off strong. After narrowly losing to