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Heisman winner, former coach Pat Sullivan dies at 69

Dec. 1, 2019 7:12 PM EST

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Pat Sullivan, the 1971 Heisman Trophy winner at Auburn who went on coach TCU and Samford, has died. He was 69. Sullivan’s family released a statement saying he “died peacefully at home” Sunday morning, surrounded by relatives. The former quarterback was...

West Virginia 20-17 win keeps TCU from getting bowl eligible

Nov. 29, 2019 9:27 PM EST

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — West Virginia quarterback Jarret Doege threw the ball and then took a big hit. When he got up and looked down the field, he saw the official with his hands in the air signaling a touchdown. “I had no idea what happened,” Doege said. “Just in my head. I’m...

Oklahoma, Oklahoma State take improving defenses into Bedlam

Nov. 29, 2019 4:01 AM EST

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma and Oklahoma State have lit up the scoreboard when they have faced off in recent years. There are indications that this year’s Bedlam showdown might be different, even with both teams boasting their usual high-powered offenses. No. 7 Oklahoma (10-1, 7-1 Big 12, No....

TCU hosts West Virginia again having to win finale for bowl

Nov. 28, 2019 3:03 AM EST

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Garret Wallow and TCU are in the same position again, having to win their last regular season game just to get bowl eligible. “It’s definitely like last year’s situation. Definitely very intense,” said Wallow, the junior linebacker and Big 12 leading...

Stage set for Oklahoma State’s Hubbard, Oklahoma’s Lamb

Nov. 27, 2019 3:28 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State running back Chuba Hubbard and Oklahoma receiver CeeDee Lamb might be the best players in the nation at their respective positions. They will have a prime-time stage when No. 21 Oklahoma State hosts No. 7 Oklahoma on Saturday night. Hubbard, a Doak Walker Award finalist,...

No. 8 Oklahoma holds on, beats TCU 28-24

Nov. 24, 2019 1:09 AM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — It wasn’t pretty, but Jalen Hurts did what he usually does late in the season — win. The senior passed for two touchdowns and ran for two more, and No. 8 Oklahoma held off TCU 28-24 on Saturday night to clinch a spot in the Big 12 championship game. It was a rough game by...

No. 8 Oklahoma must beware of dangerous TCU

Nov. 22, 2019 12:23 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma can’t rest now. Sandwiched between the largest comeback win in school history against Baylor and a showdown with in-state rival Oklahoma State is Saturday matchup with a TCU squad that is much more dangerous than its record indicates. Four of TCU’s five losses...

No. 8 Oklahoma looks to keep playoff hopes alive vs. TCU

Nov. 21, 2019 3:27 PM EST

TCU (5-5, 3-4 Big 12) at No. 8 Oklahoma (9-1, 6-1, No. 9 CFP), Saturday at 8 p.m. EST (FOX). Line: Oklahoma by 18. Series record: Oklahoma leads 14-5. WHAT'S AT STAKE? Oklahoma needs a win to keep its hopes at a College Football Playoff slot alive. The Sooners qualify for the Big 12 Championship game if West...

Song's fourth field goal pushes TCU past Texas Tech 33-31

Nov. 16, 2019 5:50 PM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — TCU’s seesaw win at Texas Tech on Saturday proved there’s no place like the road in this Big 12 rivalry, thanks in great measure to a fittingly uncharacteristic first quarter for both teams. Jonathan Song’s fourth field goal, a 20-yarder with 5:38 to play, gave...

Texas Tech, TCU meet with both pushing for bowl eligibility

Nov. 15, 2019 3:01 AM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech with its first-year coach and TCU with a true freshman quarterback are in the same situation. The Red Raiders and Horned Frogs have identical 4-5 records (also 2-4 in the Big 12) with only one win over the last month. Both have to win two of their last three games to get...