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K-State at crossroads after troubling loss to Oklahoma State

Sep. 27, 2021 13:48 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — One thing Kansas State coach Chris Klieman never expected to have this season was a quarterback controversy. He had sixth-year senior Skylar Thompson returning from a season-ending shoulder injury, ready to regain the reins of an offense that was...

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Preseason perception v small sample

Sep. 27, 2021 12:19 PM EDT

A month into the season, 12 teams that were ranked in the preseason are unranked, including two preseason top 10s, and a total of 38 teams have spent at least one week in The Associated Press college football poll. The number of ranked teams to lose through four weeks...

Brkic's last-second FG lifts No. 4 Oklahoma past W. Virginia

Sep. 26, 2021 00:48 AM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Another day, another ugly win for Oklahoma. Gabe Brkic's 30-yard field goal as time expired gave the fourth-ranked Sooners a 16-13 win over West Virginia on Saturday night. Oklahoma started its final possession at its 8-yard...

Sanders powers Oklahoma State past No. 25 Kansas State 31-20

Sep. 26, 2021 00:19 AM EDT

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Spencer Sanders completed 22 of 34 passes for 344 yards and two touchdowns, leading Oklahoma State to a 31-20 victory over No. 25 Kansas State on Saturday night. Jaylen Warren rushed for 123 yards on 27 carries and added 81 yards on four...

Tulsa has more offense, more big plays to top Arkansas State

Sep. 25, 2021 21:24 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Davis Brin threw for 355 yards and three touchdowns and Tulsa picked up its first victory of the season, a 41-34 decision over Arkansas State on Saturday night. The Golden Hurricane (1-3) amassed 663 yards with 308 yards on the ground. Shamari Brooks...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 00:07 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Ada 41, Tecumseh 27 Adair 44, Dewey 20 Alex 58, Cyril 30 Altus 48, Capitol Hill 6 Alva 50, Newkirk 14 Antlers 61, Wilburton 14 ...

Oklahoma governor calls special session for redistricting

Sep. 24, 2021 18:18 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt on Friday called a special session of the Legislature to address redistricting of the state's federal and state legislative districts. Stitt said the session will begin Nov. 15 to draw new district maps for for all 101...

Oklahoma higher education regents announce new chancellor

Sep. 24, 2021 16:30 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The president of Emporia State University in Kansas was chosen Friday as the next chancellor of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education. Allison Garrett, the first woman selected as chancellor, will succeed Glen Johnson, who is retiring Nov....

Oklahoma coronavirus numbers, hospitalizations decline

Sep. 24, 2021 14:11 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The number of new coronavirus cases, the seven-day average of new cases and hospitalizations each declined Friday in Oklahoma, according to the state Department of Health. There were 1,230 new virus cases reported and a seven-day average of 1,760...

Oklahoma man took beer during Capitol riot, pleads guilty

Sep. 24, 2021 12:34 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma man who took part in the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol and took a beer from a refrigerator in the building pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor. Andrew Craig Ericson, 24, of Muskogee pleaded guilty to parading, demonstrating or...