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Iowa St. wins another close one against No. 8 Cowboys 24-21

Oct. 23, 2021 20:52 PM EDT

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State is back in its familiar October form and right in the thick of the Big 12 race again. Brock Purdy threw for 307 yards and two touchdowns, the defense stopped Oklahoma State inches short on a fourth-and-2 late in the game, and the Cyclones...

Gibbs victory at Kansas leaves Xfinity title wide open

Oct. 23, 2021 19:04 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Ty Gibbs disrupted the Xfinity Series championship, then rushed off for the fuel he needed to run another race. Gibbs picked up his fourth Xfinity victory of the season Saturday and stopped title contenders AJ Allmendinger, Austin Cindric and...

K-State rallies past Texas Tech 25-24, ends Big 12 skid at 8

Oct. 23, 2021 18:36 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Kansas State didn't change much at halftime despite trailing Texas Tech by two touchdowns. The outcome wasn't much different from recent seasons either — a sixth straight victory in the series for the Wildcats, who ended their longest Big 12 skid...

No. 3 Oklahoma holds off Kansas 35-23 behind Williams' runs

Oct. 23, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Facing a far tougher test than expected against Kansas, Caleb Williams bailed out No. 3 Oklahoma with quick feet and quick thinking. The freshman converted two crucial fourth downs in the fourth quarter, one with a 40-yard touchdown run, and...

1 dead, 1 injured in Kansas crash involving two semi-trucks

Oct. 23, 2021 18:01 PM EDT

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — One person was killed and another injured Saturday after a semi-truck rear ended another one on I-35. The Kansas Highway Patrol said one of the semi-trucks was carrying vegetable oil and caught fire in the crash. KWCH-TV reported that its driver was...

Police: 2 critically injured in Wichita road-rage shooting

Oct. 23, 2021 13:49 PM EDT

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Two people were critically injured in a road-rage shooting in Wichita, police said. Officers responding to an 11 p.m. call of a shooting arrived to find two people with gunshot wounds, KSN-TV reported. One is a 26-year-old woman...

Out of the way! NASCAR contenders want traffic to pull aside

Oct. 23, 2021 10:40 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kansas (AP) — Daniel Suarez refused to get out of Martin Truex Jr.'s way and it ultimately ruined Truex's race. Tyler Reddick did the same to William Byron, and Chase Briscoe held firm to his right to race hard when battling with Denny Hamlin. A...

Allegations of police bias in Kansas yield few sanctions

Oct. 23, 2021 10:07 AM EDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas law enforcement agencies have received hundreds of complaints of bias over the past 10 years, but records available to the public show only two alleging racial bias resulted in consequences for officers, an Associated Press examination of the data shows. ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 01:44 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 42, Odessa 7 ¶ Aldine Eisenhower 42, Aldine MacArthur 7 ¶ Allen 35, McKinney 14 ¶ Amarillo Tascosa 60, Lubbock Monterey 18 ¶...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 01:13 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Adair 22, Salina 20 Antlers 30, Hugo 20 Apache 40, Hobart 20 Ardmore 49, El Reno 7 Arkoma 46, Watts 0 Atoka 35, Valliant 7 Balko...