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AP Top 25 Reality Check: Final rankings and future prospects

Jan. 11, 2022 12:13 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A season notable for upsets and highly ranked teams losing ended with a No. 1 team in the AP Top 25 that was not particularly surprising. Georgia finished No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll presented by Regions Bank after starting the season at...

No. 9 Oklahoma State beats No. 5 Notre Dame 37-35 in Fiesta

Jan. 01, 2022 18:27 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Oklahoma State was a step slow in the first half, appearing to be stuck in the desert sand while Notre Dame raced around the field. A quick scoring drive just before halftime gave the No. 9 Cowboys a spark and they rode it one of the biggest victories in...

New coach, old pain: Notre Dame unravels in Fiesta loss

Jan. 01, 2022 18:23 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A promising young coach, a souped-up passing game and a couple turnover gifts from Oklahoma State's offense weren't enough to end Notre Dame's January misery. The Irish built a 21-point lead in the first half of the Fiesta Bowl only to watch it slowly...

Fiesta Bowl pits No. 5 Notre Dame vs. No. 9 Oklahoma State

Dec. 31, 2021 12:46 PM EST

Fiesta Bowl: No. 5 Notre Dame (11-1) against No. 9 Oklahoma State (11-2), Jan. 1, 1 p.m. Eastern (ESPN). Line: Notre Dame by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Two teams that just missed...

Coan, Sanders looking to lead their teams to Fiesta Bowl win

Dec. 30, 2021 15:04 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jack Coan dreamed of playing in a Notre Dame uniform and had his chance when he committed to playing lacrosse for the Irish. After a four-year detour through Wisconsin, Coan is getting his opportunity to wear blue and gold — as a football player. ...

Baylor holds on for Big 12 title, knocks Okla St out of CFP

Dec. 04, 2021 23:55 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dezmon Jackson came up inches short on a desperate, fourth-down dive in the final seconds for Oklahoma State, knocking the fifth-ranked Cowboys out of contention for a spot in the four-team playoff. “Just heartbreak,” Cowboys guard Josh Sills...

Sanders leads No. 7 Oklahoma State past No. 10 Oklahoma

Nov. 28, 2021 01:13 AM EST

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State finally broke through against its greatest nemesis. Spencer Sanders threw for a touchdown and ran for another and No. 7 Oklahoma State beat No. 10 Oklahoma 37-33 on Saturday night to keep alive its College Football Playoff chances...

Bedlam: Oklahoma QB Williams faces stout Cowboys defense

Nov. 26, 2021 03:12 AM EST

The heat of Bedlam is on for Oklahoma freshman quarterback Caleb Williams. Oklahoma’s shot at its seventh straight Big 12 title is in jeopardy heading into Saturday's game at Oklahoma State. If Baylor beats Texas Tech and No. 10 Oklahoma loses to No. 7 Oklahoma State...

No. 9 Oklahoma St in B12 title game with 23-0 win over Tech

Nov. 21, 2021 01:32 AM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Ninth-ranked Oklahoma State is going to play for a championship because of its dominating defense. Oklahoma State wrapped up its first trip to the Big 12 championship game with a 23-0 victory over Texas Tech on Saturday night, completely throttling...

Eyeing Big 12 title, No. 9 Oklahoma St visits Texas Tech

Nov. 18, 2021 14:29 PM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Ninth-ranked Oklahoma State has been dominant on defense all season, won its last three games by an average margin of nearly 40 points with an offense starting to resemble the Cowboys of old and controls its own fate in getting to its first Big 12 championship game. ...