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Big 12 coaches: Iowa St. RB Hall top offensive player again

Dec. 02, 2021 16:42 PM EST

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Big 12 rushing leader Breece Hall was named the Big 12's offensive player of the year Thursday by league coaches, with the Iowa State junior becoming only the third player to earn the honor in back-to-back seasons. Hall has rushed for 1,472 yards...

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. ...

New transfer rule leads to fast turnarounds for hoops teams

Nov. 25, 2021 16:26 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — When Richard Pitino took over the downtrodden University of New Mexico men's basketball program last March at the start of the pandemic, he couldn't hit the recruiting trail to improve a team rich in tradition and light on recent success. His...

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,...

No. 7 Oklahoma State dominating on defense to B12 title game

Nov. 21, 2021 15:29 PM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Mike Gundy was an Oklahoma State quarterback who handed the ball off to Barry Sanders and Thurman Thomas. As the Big 12's longest-tenured coach, he has overseen many big-play and high-scoring offenses led by other All-Americans. Now Gundy is just...

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? ...

No. 12 Oklahoma faces another test in Iowa State

Nov. 18, 2021 15:59 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma's shot at a perfect season is over and its chances of reaching the College Football Playoff are slim. If the 12th-ranked Sooners aren't careful, things quickly could get much worse. They are coming off a loss to Baylor — their first...

Kansas St. could set up OU and Oklahoma St. for Big 12 title

Nov. 18, 2021 02:22 AM EST

GAME OF THE WEEK No. 11 Baylor at Kansas State. The four-game winning steak by the Wildcats (7-3, 4-3 Big 12) is the longest in the league after Baylor last week ended Oklahoma's 17 in a row that was the longest among FBS teams. The Bears (8-2, 5-2), who before knocking...