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Oregon linebacker TJ Gilbert (56) leaves the field after the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football game against Oregon, Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, in Glendale, Ariz. Iowa State won 34-17. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Oregon has 5 turnovers in Fiesta Bowl loss to Iowa State

Jan. 2, 2021 9:49 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The youngest team in the FBS, mistake-prone Oregon looked it in a 34-17 loss to No. 12 Iowa State in the Fiesta Bowl on Saturday. The Ducks (4-3, CFP 25) committed a season-high five turnovers, including a muffed kickoff return, had a touchdown negated by a penalty and held the ball...

Iowa State players celebrate after the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football game against Oregon, Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, in Glendale, Ariz. Iowa State won 34-17. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

No. 12 Iowa State beats No. 25 Oregon 34-17 in Fiesta Bowl

Jan. 2, 2021 9:08 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Iowa State had a year of highs in the dark days of a pandemic. The Cyclones capped it with a dominating performance under one of college football's brightest spotlights. Breece Hall ran for 136 yards and two touchdowns, Brock Purdy accounted for two scores and No. 12 Iowa State...

FILE - Iowa State head coach Matt Campbell reacts on the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Texas Tech in Ames, Iowa, in this Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, file photo. The Cyclones, who at No. 8 have their highest ranking ever in The Associated Press poll, play No. 12 Oklahoma on Saturday at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

No. 12 Iowa State faces No. 25 Oregon in Fiesta Bowl

Jan. 1, 2021 5:24 PM EST

Fiesta Bowl: No. 12 Iowa State (8-3) vs, No. 25 Oregon (4-2), Saturday, 4 p.m. EST (ESPN) Line: Iowa State by 4 1/2. Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Iowa State is playing in its first New Year's Six bowl after setting a school record with eight conference wins. The Cyclones are making their...

Oklahoma defensive end Marcus Stripling (33) attempts to tackle Iowa State running back Breece Hall (28) while Hall's jersey rips during the the Big 12 Conference championship NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, in Arlington, Texas. (Ian Maule/Tulsa World via AP)

No. 12 Iowa State to face No. 25 Oregon in Fiesta Bowl

Jan. 1, 2021 1:22 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — No. 12 Iowa State finished first in the Big 12 regular season for the first time and set a school record with eight conference wins. The breakthrough earned the Cyclones a spot in their first New Year’s Six bowl, Saturday against No. 25 Oregon in the Fiesta Bowl. Like...

Oregon quarterback Tyler Shough (12) runs the ball during the second half of an NCAA college football game for the Pac-12 Conference championship against Southern California Friday, Dec 18, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

Purdy and Shough return to their roots at the Fiesta Bowl

Dec. 30, 2020 3:15 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Iowa State's Brock Purdy and Oregon's Tyler Shough were baseball teammates when they were younger. They work out together in the offseason and have the same quarterbacks coach. They played against each other four times in high school, including two games that have been called the...

FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2020, file photo, Iowa State linebacker Mike Rose (23) defends during an NCAA football game against TCU in Fort Worth, Texas. Rose was selected as the Big 12 defensive player of the year.  (AP Photo/Brandon Wade, File)

AP All-Big 12: Iowa State players and coach win top awards

Dec. 24, 2020 12:10 PM EST

Iowa State running back Breece Hall and linebacker Mike Rose are The Associated Press Big 12 offensive and defensive players of the year after the Cyclones' best conference season ever also earned Matt Campbell coach of the year honors. The Big 12 runner-up Cyclones will play in a New Year's Six bowl for the...

Oregon wide receiver Johnny Johnson III (3) catches a pass during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game for the Pac-12 Conference championship against Southern California Friday, Dec 18, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

No. 12 Iowa State to face No. 25 Oregon in Fiesta Bowl

Dec. 20, 2020 6:40 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Iowa State lost the Big 12 championship game, yet still earned a spot in its first major bowl game. Oregon won the Pac-12 title after being a late replacement and is back in a New Year's Six bowl for the second straight season. Two different roads to what could be another great...

Oklahoma defensive end Marcus Stripling (33) tries to bring down Iowa State running back Breece Hall (28) by the shirt during the second half of the Big 12 Conference championship NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, in Arlington, Texas.  Oklahoma won 27-21. (AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter)

Hall leads No. 10 Iowa St into Fiesta Bowl vs. No. 25 Oregon

Dec. 20, 2020 5:09 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — No. 10 Iowa State (8-3, Big 12) vs. No. 25 Oregon (4-2, Pac-12), Jan. 2, 4 p.m. EST, ESPN LOCATION: Glendale, Arizona TOP PLAYERS Iowa State: RB Breece Hall. The sophomore led the nation with 1,436 yards and scored 19 TDs in 11 games. Hall averaged 5.5 yards per carry and ran for at...

Oklahoma quarterback Spencer Rattler (7) is congratulated by running back Rhamondre Stevenson (29) as he holds the Most Outstanding Player trophy after their 27-21 win over Iowa State in the Big 12 Conference championship NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter)

No. 12 Sooners win 6th B12 title in row, 27-21 over Iowa St

Dec. 19, 2020 7:33 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley remembered two specific moments right after the No. 12 Sooners won their sixth consecutive Big 12 championship. There was the uncertainty of what was next when players were sent home after one spring practice in March at the start of the coronavirus...

FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2020, file photo, Iowa State tight end Charlie Kolar runs on the field during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Texas Tech in Ames, Iowa. Kolar grew up a diehard Oklahoma fan, yet his hometown Sooners never offered a scholarship. The new coach at Iowa State then did, before the No. 8 Cyclones were championship contenders. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

No. 8 Iowa St vs. perennial champ Oklahoma for Big 12 title

Dec. 17, 2020 5:45 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Charlie Kolar grew up a diehard Oklahoma fan but his hometown Sooners never offered a scholarship. The new coach at Iowa State did, before the Cyclones were championship contenders. Now in coach Matt Campbell's fifth season, the No. 8 Cyclones (8-2, 8-1 Big 12, No. 6 CFP) play in...