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Oklahoma St. RB Hubbard looks to pad rushing lead vs. Kansas

Nov. 14, 2019 5:00 PM EST

Kansas (3-6, 1-5 Big 12) at No. 25 Oklahoma State (6-3, 3-3, No. 22 CFP), Saturday at 12 p.m. EST (ABC). Line: Oklahoma State by 17. Series record: Oklahoma State leads 38-29-2. WHAT'S AT STAKE Oklahoma State’s Chuba Hubbard, the nation’s leading rusher, could push his way deeper into the Heisman...

Big 12 slate has potential title game preview with Baylor-OU

Nov. 14, 2019 4:01 AM EST

Some things to watch in the Big 12 for Week 12 of the regular season: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 10 Oklahoma (8-1, Big 12) at No. 12 Baylor (9-0, 6-0). ESPN will do its “College GameDay” pregame show from the banks of the Brazos River before the potential Big 12 championship preview game. The Bears have...

K-State beats up on Kansas, sends notice to Big 12

Nov. 3, 2019 2:15 PM EST

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — There is a documentary series called "Miles to Go" chronicling Les Miles' first season at Kansas, and during an episode following the Jayhawks' last-second win over Texas Tech, he brazenly walked into the locker room and asked his team, "Who is K-State?" Miles knew the annual...

Thompson runs for 3 TDs as No. 22 K-State routs Kansas 38-10

Nov. 2, 2019 8:41 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Chris Kleiman views himself as a caretaker for Kansas State football, sustaining and building on the traditions that predecessor Bill Snyder established over more than two decades. Turns out that applies to the Wildcats' dominance of Kansas. Skylar Thompson ran for 127 yards and three...

No. 22 K-State, Kansas meet off wins in Sunflower Showdown

Nov. 1, 2019 1:32 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The scenes that took place last Saturday in two football stadiums separated by a 100-mile stretch of Interstate 70 were quite similar: The clock ticking to zero, the players streaming off the sideline, the fans pouring from the stands to celebrate with them. No. 22 Kansas State (5-2,...

TCU and Oklahoma State meet after getting needed Big 12 wins

Oct. 30, 2019 2:05 AM EDT

Some things to watch in the Big 12 this week, with an early start before only two conference games Saturday: GAME OF THE WEEK TCU (4-3, 2-2 Big 12) at Oklahoma State (5-3, 2-3). The two longest-tenured coaches in the Big 12, Gary Patterson (19th season) and Mike Gundy (15th season), have freshman starting...

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Heisman Chase, upset Saturday in Big 12

Oct. 27, 2019 3:16 AM EDT

A pure defensive player, a guy who does nothing but play defense, has never won the Heisman Trophy. Charles Woodson was the closest thing in 1997, but he moonlighted as a receiver and was a dynamic kick returner for Michigan. If it has not happened in 82 years, it probably never will. Especially with college...

Late field goal propels Kansas to victory over Texas Tech

Oct. 27, 2019 12:21 AM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Game on the line and two seconds on the clock, Kansas kicker Liam Jones prepared for a gifted second-chance opportunity. "From a mental standpoint, that last kick had to be my first kick of the game," Jones said. Moments before, Douglas Coleman fumbled on a blocked field goal return,...

No. 2 LSU, No. 9 Auburn renew high-drama, high-stakes rival

Oct. 25, 2019 12:25 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Ed Orgeron doesn't have to think long or hard to express what he expects when No. 2 LSU hosts No. 9 Auburn on Saturday. After a youth spent in south Louisiana, rooting for his home state Tigers against a historical Southeastern Conference rival with the same mascot; after his...

Jayhawks, Red Raiders to meet in midst of program rebuilds

Oct. 25, 2019 2:01 AM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — With a new offensive coordinator and fresh attitude, Kansas spent four quarters going toe-to-toe with Texas last week, taking the highly ranked Longhorns down to the wire on the road. The Jayhawks didn't quite finish off the upset, but they certainly raised some eyebrows. Two belonged...