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Oklahoma Sooners wide receiver Marvin Mims (17) celebrates scoring a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA College football game against TCU, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

Oklahoma has first win streak after cruising past TCU 33-14

Oct. 24, 2020 5:10 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Spencer Rattler didn't throw an interception for the first time since the opener, and Oklahoma led from the first possession. The Sooners have their first winning streak of the pandemic-altered 2020 season, and might get back in the Top 25 after their longest absence in 21 years....

Oklahoma quarterback Spencer Rattler (7) throws a pass on a 2-point conversion against Texas during the fourth overtime of NCAA college football game in Dallas, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. Oklahoma defeated Texas 53-45 in four overtimes. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

OU looks to build on Texas win, rejoin poll in visit to TCU

Oct. 22, 2020 1:07 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The last time Oklahoma was unranked for more than a month, Bob Stoops had just started rebuilding a perennial contender he eventually handed to Lincoln Riley, who led the Sooners to the playoff each of his first three seasons. Riley's team should be in position to return to the Top...

Kansas State quarterback Will Howard (15) carries the ball for an 80-yard run as TCU safety La'Kendrick Van Zandt (20) pursues in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)

Kansas State has 3-0 start in Big 12 after 21-14 win at TCU

Oct. 10, 2020 9:00 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kansas State got another non-offensive touchdown and a solid performance from a true freshman quarterback in his first start against one of the Big 12's best defensive coaches. That was enough for the Wildcats to improve to 3-0 in the Big 12 Conference. AJ Parker returned an...

LSU wide receiver Jontre Kirklin (13) and wide receiver Racey McMath (17) celebrate after Kirklin scored a touchdown against Vanderbilt in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Storm sends No. 17 LSU to Mizzou to face new starting QB

Oct. 8, 2020 9:12 PM EDT

No. 17 LSU (1-1, 1-1 SEC) at Missouri (0-2, 0-2), Saturday at noon ET (ESPN). Line: LSU by 14. Series record: Tied 1-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? LSU is trying to build on a dominant victory at Vanderbilt last week and continue its climb back up the rankings and SEC standings. Missouri seeks its first victory...

Oklahoma Sooners defensive lineman Isaiah Thomas (95) pressures Kansas State Wildcats quarterback Skylar Thompson (10) as he attempts a pass during the NCAA football game between the Oklahoma Sooners and the Kansas State Wildcats at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Okla., on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020. (Ian Maule/Tulsa World via AP)

K-State 2-0 in Big 12 for 1st time since 2014 going to TCU

Oct. 8, 2020 5:20 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kansas State coach Chris Klieman said he didn't even know what the Big 12 standings looked like when he was asked about his Wildcats being among the leaders. “We've played two games ... We've won both of them, so we can't be in last (place),” Klieman said....

FILE - In this Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, file photo, Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops points at an official during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi in Lexington, Ky. Sloppy play has been common over the first few weeks of the season, and much of it has been attributed to there having been little or no spring practice and disrupted summer workouts and preseason practices. As a result, game officials' preparation also was impacted. They typically hone their craft at game speed by working live scrimmages in the spring and preseason. There weren't nearly as many opportunities this year. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston, file)

Pandemic makes tough job even tougher for football officials

Oct. 8, 2020 3:07 PM EDT

The TCU-Texas game needed three tries at the opening kickoff to get it right and the officials' misadventures continued right up to the final play. Kentucky coach Mark Stoops was so incensed about the officiating in an overtime loss to Mississippi that he chased the crew as it left the field. What appeared to be...

FILE - In this Saturday Sept. 26, 2020, file photo, Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger looks for an open receiver during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Texas Tech in Lubbock, Texas. No. 22 Texas vs. Oklahoma, at Cotton Bowl Stadium, Dallas. There is no State Fair of Texas this year because of the pandemic and both teams are coming off a loss, but this is still the Red River rivalry. (AP Photo/Mark Rogers, File)

Red River rivalry in Big 12 even without State Fair of Texas

Oct. 8, 2020 2:40 AM EDT

Some things to watch in the Big 12 on the second Saturday of October, when there are only three conference games and four teams have an open date: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 22 Texas vs. Oklahoma, at Cotton Bowl Stadium, Dallas. There is no State Fair of Texas this year because of the pandemic and both teams are...

Texas running back Keaontay Ingram (26) reacts after he was stopped short of a touchdown on a run against TCU during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Lone Star Sadness: Horns, Aggies form Axis of Underachievers

Oct. 4, 2020 10:10 AM EDT

At the top of USA Today's most recent revenue rankings for college athletic departments are Texas and Texas A&M. Both had revenues of more than $200 million for the 2018-19 school year. Ohio State was the only other school to crack the $200 million mark. The Longhorns and Aggies seemingly have it all:...

TCU quarterback Max Duggan (15) scores a touchdown on a run against Texas during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Max Duggan and TCU beat No. 9 Longhorns again 33-31

Oct. 3, 2020 7:26 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas ran out of comebacks against Max Duggan and TCU. The Horned Frogs quarterback ran for the go-ahead score with 4 minutes left and the defense made it stand with a goal-line fumble recovery to beat No. 9 Texas Saturday in a game that had 26 penalties and ended with TCU taking a...

FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2019, file photo, TCU quarterback Max Duggan passes during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Kansas State in Manhattan, Kan. Duggan and Alan Bowman have come back throwing strong again in the Big 12 after both experienced different health issues. Duggan never had any symptoms or problems from a previously undetected lifelong heart issue that was not discovered until the TCU quarterback was going through enhanced COVID-19 protocols as part of preseason testing. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

Big 12 QBs Duggan and Bowman back strong from health issues

Oct. 1, 2020 6:39 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Max Duggan and Alan Bowman have come back throwing strong again in the Big 12 after both experienced different health issues. Duggan never had any symptoms or problems from a previously undetected lifelong heart issue that wasn't discovered until the TCU quarterback was going...