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Penn State replaces offensive coordinator after one season

Jan. 8, 2021 8:26 PM EST

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State has hired Mike Yurcich as offensive coordinator, replacing Kirk Ciarrocca after one year with the former Texas and Ohio State assistant. Yurcich was offensive coordinator at Texas last season, but found himself out after the school fired coach Tom Herman last week. ...

Oklahoma State quarterback Spencer Sanders (3) throws a pass against Miami during the second half of the Cheez-it Bowl NCAA college football game, Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Sanders, Oklahoma State beat Miami 37-34 in Cheez-It Bowl

Dec. 29, 2020 11:02 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Oklahoma State went to the air early and often to finish its season on a high note. Spencer Sanders threw for 305 yards and four touchdowns, and the Cowboys held off No. 18 Miami for a 37-34 victory in the Cheez-It Bowl on Tuesday. Oklahoma State (8-3) called 15 consecutive pass plays...

FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2020, file photo, Miami coach Manny Diaz talks with safety Bubba Bolden (21) during the first half of the team's NCAA college football game against North Carolina in Miami Gardens, Fla, A lopsided loss to end the regular season cost coach Diaz's team a spot in a major bowl. Instead, the Hurricanes (8-2) will finish their best season in years on a smaller stage on Tuesday night, against Oklahoma State in the Cheez-It Bowl. (Al Diaz/Miami Herald via AP, File)

No. 18 Miami motivated to finish strong in Cheez-It Bowl

Dec. 28, 2020 6:39 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The 18th-ranked Miami Hurricanes hope to redeem themselves when they face Oklahoma State in the Cheez-It Bowl. A lopsided loss to end the regular season cost coach Manny Diaz's team a spot in a major bowl. Instead, the Hurricanes (8-2) will finish their best season in years on a...

Miami quarterback D'Eriq King (1) throws a touchdown pass to wide receiver Mike Harley (3) during the first half of an during an NCAA college football game against North Carolina at Hard Rock Stadium In Miami Gardens, Fla, Saturday, Dec, 12, 2020. (Al Diaz/Miami Herald via AP)

No. 18 Miami, Oklahoma State meet in Cheez-It Bowl

Dec. 28, 2020 1:25 PM EST

Cheez-It Bowl: Oklahoma State (7-3, 6-3 Big 12) against Miami (8-2, 7-2 ACC), Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. EST (ESPN). Line: Miami by 2. Series record: Miami leads 1-0. WHAT’S AT STAKE No. 18 Miami is looking to rebound after getting routed 62-26 by North Carolina in its regular-season finale on Dec. 12. That...

Miami quarterback D'Eriq King (1) throws a touchdown pass to wide receiver Mike Harley (3) during the first half of an during an NCAA college football game against North Carolina at Hard Rock Stadium In Miami Gardens, Fla, Saturday, Dec, 12, 2020. (Al Diaz/Miami Herald via AP)

No. 18 Miami seeks to halt bowl slide against Oklahoma State

Dec. 20, 2020 5:57 PM EST

Cheez-It Bowl: Oklahoma State (7-3, Big 12) vs. No. 18 Miami, FL (8-2, ACC), Dec. 29, 5:30 p.m. EST (ESPN) Line: Oklahoma State by 2 1/2. Series record: Miami leads 1-0. WHAT’S AT STAKE? The Cowboys seek their 10th bowl victory in their 15th consecutive bowl appearance. The Hurricanes look to end a...

Oklahoma State wide receiver Dillon Stoner (17) catches a pass against Baylor cornerback Raleigh Texada (3) in the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in Waco, Texas. (Jerry Larson/Waco Tribune-Herald via AP)

Stoner 3 TD catches for Oklahoma State in 42-3 win at Baylor

Dec. 12, 2020 8:30 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma State receiver Dillon Stoner got behind the secondary on the second play of the game and caught the ball in stride. The tone was quickly set for the Cowboys. That 75-yard catch-and-run was the first of Stoner's three touchdowns in the game's first 16 minutes and the Cowboys won...

Oklahoma State running back Chuba Hubbard, center, watches from the sidelines wearing a boot on his right foot during an NCAA college football game against Texas Tech in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020. From the left are Braden Cassity (90), Spencer Sanders (3), Hubbard, LD Brown (0), and head coach Mike Gundy. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Oklahoma State running back Chuba Hubbard opts out

Dec. 12, 2020 3:17 PM EST

Oklahoma State running back Chuba Hubbard has opted out of the rest of the season and will prepare for the NFL draft. Coach Mike Gundy made the announcement Saturday on the team's pregame radio show before the Cowboys were scheduled to play Baylor in their regular-season finale. Hubbard, a redshirt junior,...

Oklahoma State quarterback Spencer Sanders (3) is hit and flipped in the air by TCU cornerback Tre'Vius Hodges-Tomlinson (1) as Oklahoma State wide receiver Dillon Stoner (17) TCU defensive end Ochaun Mathis (32) look on during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Oklahoma State goes into Baylor makeup out of B12 contention

Dec. 10, 2020 5:38 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — When Oklahoma State was supposed to play at Baylor in mid-October, the Cowboys were the No. 6 team in the Top 25 with expectations to contend for a spot in the Big 12 championship game, maybe even the College Football Playoff. Two months later, the Cowboys (6-3, 5-3 Big 12) are out...

Oklahoma State safety Kolby Harvell-Peel (31) walks off the field following a loss to TCU in an NCAA college football game Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Big 12 down to 1 makeup league game on to end regular season

Dec. 10, 2020 3:56 PM EST

Some things to watch in the Big 12 on Saturday, when now only one of the three scheduled conference makeup games will be played. The Big 12 on Thursday canceled the second attempts for No. 13 Oklahoma to play at West Virginia, and the planned Texas makeup at Kansas. No. 19 Iowa State had completed its regular...

Iowa State running back Breece Hall runs the ball against West Virginia during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020, in Ames, Iowa. (AP Photo/Matthew Putney)

In the Big 12 a running back resurgence led by Hall, Brown

Dec. 10, 2020 12:42 PM EST

Heisman Trophy-winning Oklahoma quarterbacks Baker Mayfield and Kyler Murray and former Texas Tech signal caller Patrick Mahomes have been the Big 12’s most visible standard bearers in recent years, helping the league gain a reputation for high-flying passing offenses. In addition to the Heismans, the...