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Oklahoma and Texas both ranked adds to prefect fair setting

Oct. 5, 2018 5:38 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — It's a perfect setting: Oklahoma and Texas in the middle of the State Fair of Texas on an early fall Saturday with their passionate fans clad in crimson and burnt orange, split 50-50 in the historic Cotton Bowl Stadium. It's nice that the game carries some national prominence, too. For the...

No. 19 Texas, No. 7 Oklahoma meet in 108th Red River game

Oct. 4, 2018 2:49 PM EDT

No. 19 Texas (4-1, 2-0 Big 12) vs. No. 7 Oklahoma (5-0, 2-0) in Dallas, noon ET (Fox) Line: Oklahoma by 7½. Series record: Texas leads 61-41-5 WHAT'S AT STAKE? Status as the front-runner and favorite for the Big 12 title. And it would mean even more than that for Texas. After years of struggles, the...

No. 7 Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray embraces Heisman hype

Oct. 3, 2018 9:08 AM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray is comfortable with all that comes with being a Heisman Trophy contender — it's why the first-round Major League Baseball draft choice put off his baseball career. In his first season as a starter, Murray ranks second in the nation in passing...

No. 4 Ohio State rallies to beat No. 9 Penn State 27-26

Sep. 30, 2018 12:05 AM EDT

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Dwayne Haskins threw two touchdown passes in the final seven minutes and No. 4 Ohio State wiped out a 12-point deficit to beat No. 9 Penn State 27-26 on Saturday night in another wild game between the Big Ten powerhouses. Trace McSorley had 461 total yards, including a career-high...

Murray throws for 6 TDs as No. 6 Oklahoma routs Baylor 66-33

Sep. 29, 2018 10:00 PM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Kyler Murray didn't even start Saturday, yet his performance will go down in the Oklahoma history books. Murray didn't set his alarm clock properly Thursday night so he was late to practice on Friday, meaning he couldn't start against Baylor because of team policy. He sat out the...

Army nearly stuns No. 5 Oklahoma; falls 28-21 in OT

Sep. 23, 2018 3:59 PM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Army couldn't have played much better against Oklahoma. The Black Knights, more than four-touchdown underdogs on the road, held on to the ball for nearly 45 minutes and ran 87 plays to Oklahoma's 40. They had a goal-line stand in the fourth quarter. Oklahoma missed a field goal at the...

No. 5 Oklahoma escapes with 28-21 OT win over Army

Sep. 23, 2018 12:16 AM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma's College Football Playoff hopes were dangerously close to becoming bleak less than a month into the season. Kyler Murray threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to CeeDee Lamb in overtime, and Parnell Motley intercepted Kelvin Hopkins' fourth-down pass to help the fifth-ranked Sooners...

Oklahoma WRs Brown, Lamb dominant in Sooners' 3-0 start

Sep. 17, 2018 4:53 PM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma's dynamic receiving tandem of Marquise "Hollywood" Brown and CeeDee Lamb has been virtually unstoppable so far this season. Brown has 19 catches for 412 yards and three touchdowns through three games. Lamb has 12 catches for 225 yards and two scores. They are key reasons the...

Murray and No. 5 Oklahoma hold off Iowa State 37-27

Sep. 15, 2018 5:09 PM EDT

AMES, Iowa (AP) — At times it felt as though it might happen all over again to Oklahoma, which couldn't shake pesky Iowa State for the second consecutive year. This time the Sooners survived — thanks to an All-America-type performance from their new star quarterback. Kyler Murray threw for 348 yards...

Oklahoma QB Murray's strong play moves focus from baseball

Sep. 12, 2018 3:10 PM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — As the season approached, Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray often said he wanted to shift the focus back to football. Sure, he was a first-round Major League Baseball draft pick who signed with the Oakland A's for nearly $5 million this summer. But Murray came back to school to play...