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Clemson tops Iowa State in Cheez-It Bowl for Swinney's 150th

Dec. 30, 2021 09:07 AM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney became the sixth-fastest coach in college football history to reach 150 victories. He gave the credit to his players following the No. 19 Tigers’ 20-13 victory over Iowa State on Wednesday night in the Cheez-It Bowl. “This...

Clemson, Iowa State close down seasons in Cheez-It Bowl

Dec. 28, 2021 12:17 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — When Iowa State and Clemson meet in Wednesday’s Cheez-It Bowl, it’ll be out with the old for the Cyclones and in with the new for Tigers. Iowa State, a disappointing 7-5 after starting the season ranked No. 7, will say goodbye to 17 players who have made at...

Clemson and Iowa State meet for 1st time in Cheez-It Bowl

Dec. 28, 2021 12:14 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Cheez-It Bowl: Iowa State (7-5) against No. 19 Clemson (9-3), Dec. 29, 5:45 p.m. Eastern (ESPN). Line: Iowa State by 1, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Clemson is...

Cyclones RB Hall, Bears' Aranda, Pitre win AP Big 12 honors

Dec. 09, 2021 19:52 PM EST

Iowa State running back Breece Hall is The Associated Press Big 12 offensive player of the year for the second season in a row, while conference champion Baylor has the league's top defender and coach. Baylor senior safety Jalen Pitre was named defensive player of the year and...

Hall is catalyst for Iowa State's 48-14 romp over TCU

Nov. 26, 2021 20:44 PM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Breece Hall rushed for 242 yards and scored four touchdowns Friday night in what maybe his final game at Jack Trice Stadium, propelling Iowa State to 48-14 win over Texas Christian and setting an NCAA FBS record for consecutive games with a rushing touchdown. ...

West Virginia's bowl hopes resting on trip to Kansas

Nov. 26, 2021 03:17 AM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — West Virginia has gone through a rollercoaster of a season that includes soaring wins over Virginia Tech and Iowa State and crushing losses to Maryland and Texas Tech, and it all leaves the Mountaineers with everything on the line Saturday. Knock...

Hall may be playing final Iowa St. home game when TCU visits

Nov. 25, 2021 03:16 AM EST

If Friday's game against TCU is Breece Hall's last at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames Iowa, well, it's been quite a run. The Iowa State junior ranks among the top running back prospects for the 2022 NFL draft and really has nothing left to prove at the college level. ...

Smith LB to RB to lead Big 12 quintet of 1,000-yard rushers

Nov. 23, 2021 17:45 PM EST

Abram Smith was tackling Big 12 running backs at the end of last season as a starting linebacker for Baylor. He is now bruising defenders as the league's leading rusher. Breece Hall has rushed for a touchdown in 23 consecutive games for Iowa State,...

Caleb Williams leads No. 12 Oklahoma past Iowa State 28-21

Nov. 20, 2021 17:39 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma's imperfect season still could end with a Big 12 championship, and possibly more. Caleb Williams passed for a touchdown and ran for another, Jalen Redmond returned a fumble for a score, and No. 12 Oklahoma beat Iowa State 28-21 on Saturday....

No. 12 Oklahoma looks to bounce back from first loss

Nov. 18, 2021 19:36 PM EST

Iowa State (6-4, 4-3 Big 12) at No. 12 Oklahoma (9-1, 6-1, No. 13 CFP), Saturday at noon EST (FOX Sports). Line: Oklahoma by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Oklahoma leads 77-7-2. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...