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West Virginia  quarterback Jarret Doege (2) makes a pass against Kansas State during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020, in Morgantown, W.Va. (William Wotring/The Dominion-Post via AP)

West Virginia knocks off No. 16 Kansas State 37-10

Oct. 31, 2020 5:34 PM EDT

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Inconsistent for most of the season, West Virginia finally put together an all-around performance to boast about against a ranked opponent. Jarret Doege threw two touchdown passes, Dylan Tonkery returned an interception for a score and West Virginia beat No. 16 Kansas State 37-10...

Oklahoma virus cases rise by 1,041; state still in red zone

Oct. 30, 2020 8:18 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma health officials reported 1,302 new cases Friday of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. That raised the state’s total by 1.1% to 121,495 since the outbreak struck at the start of March, the Oklahoma State Department of Health said. That kept Oklahoma in the COVID-19...

Baylor seeking offensive identity with defensive TCU in Waco

Oct. 29, 2020 5:41 PM EDT

Baylor is still trying to figure out its identity on offense, a difficult task with a new coach in an uneven season interrupted by the pandemic. The Bears are playing their first home game in more than a month, and their first game in three weeks, after a week-long pause of activity and the postponement of...

Oklahoma quarterback Spencer Rattler (7) carries the ball 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 needs win vs. Texas Tech to stay in Big 12 race

Oct. 29, 2020 5:19 PM EDT

No. 24 Oklahoma (3-2, 2-2 Big 12) at Texas Tech (2-3, 1-3), Saturday at 8 p.m. ET (FOX). Line: Oklahoma by 14 1/2. Series record: Oklahoma leads 21-6. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Oklahoma already has two losses and won’t reach the College Football Playoff this season after being selected three straight years....

Iowa State quarterback Brock Purdy (15) throws a pass during an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma State Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Stillwater, Okla. (AP Photo/Brody Schmidt)

No. 23 Cyclones heads to winless Kansas on Saturday

Oct. 29, 2020 5:13 PM EDT

No. 23 Iowa State (3-2, 3-1 Big 12)) at Kansas (0-5, 0-4), Saturday at noon ET (FS1). Line: Iowa State by 28. Series record: Kansas leads 50-43-6. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Iowa State still believes it has a shot at the Big 12 title after losing a heartbreaker to Oklahoma State last week, but a let-down against the...

Kansas State tight end Briley Moore, right, celebrates with tight end Samuel Wheeler (19) after scoring a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Kansas Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

No. 16 K-State goes after 5th straight win at West Virginia

Oct. 29, 2020 4:33 PM EDT

No. 16 Kansas State (4-1, 4-0 Big 12) at West Virginia (3-2, 2-2), Saturday at noon (ESPN2). Line: West Virginia by 3 1/2. Series record: Tied 5-5. WHAT'S AT STAKE? First-place Kansas State is looking for its first 5-0 start in the Big 12 since 2014. Fourth-place West Virginia already has two league losses and...

Chuba Hubbard (30) scores a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Iowa State Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Stillwater, Okla. (AP Photo/Brody Schmidt)

No. 6 Cowboys host Longhorns as class of the Big 12

Oct. 29, 2020 3:33 PM EDT

Texas (3-2, 2-2 Big 12) at No. 6 Oklahoma State (4-0, 3-0), Saturday at 4 p.m. ET (FOX). Line: Oklahoma State by 3 1/2. Series: Texas leads 25-9 WHAT'S AT STAKE Oklahoma State remains the Big 12's best chance for the College Football Playoff and needs to stay unbeaten to remain there. A Texas win would be a blow...

Iowa State running back Breece Hall (28) runs from Texas Tech linebacker Krishon Merriweather (1) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in Ames, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

No. 23 Iowa State big favorites as it heads to Kansas

Oct. 29, 2020 1:36 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Iowa State learned in an opening home loss to Louisiana-Lafayette that you can't overlook anybody in college football. Especially in such a bizarre season as this one. Maybe that's why Cyclones coach Matt Campbell made winless Kansas sound like the best of Clemson and Alabama rolled...

Oklahoma running back T.J. Pledger (5) scores a touchdown as TCU safety Ar'Darius Washington (24) defends during the first half of an NCAA College football game, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

No. 24 Oklahoma takes improved ground game to Texas Tech

Oct. 29, 2020 1:30 PM EDT

Oklahoma has turned out an assembly line of successful quarterbacks under coach Lincoln Riley, with Heisman Trophy winners Baker Mayfield and Kyler Murray, last year’s Heisman runner-up Jalen Hurts and now freshman Spencer Rattler putting up huge numbers. The running backs have been pretty good, too....

Oklahoma State head coach Mike Gundy gestures to an official during the last quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Stillwater, Okla. (AP Photo/Brody Schmidt)

No. 6 Oklahoma State faces Texas, former OC Mike Yurcich

Oct. 29, 2020 1:24 PM EDT

Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy knows all about Mike Yurcich. That’s why he’s not exactly thrilled to be facing him. Yurcich, the former Oklahoma State offensive coordinator, now has that position at Texas. And now one of the Big 12's most accomplished assistant coaches stands in the way of Oklahoma...