Sanders, Oklahoma State beat Miami 37-34 in Cheez-It Bowl
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)ORLANDO, Fla. – Spencer Sanders threw for 305 yards and four touchdowns, and Oklahoma State held off No. Brennan Presley caught three of Sanders' TD passes, finishing with six receptions for 118 yards. Sanders threw TD passes of 30 and 32 yards to Presley, and LD Brown had a 2-yard touchdown run. Perry's 5-yard TD pass to Michael Harley helped the Hurricanes close to 37-34 with 5:39 left. UP NEXTOklahoma State should have a dynamic offense with Spencer returning at quarterback when it opens next season against Missouri State.
No. 14 Oklahoma State holds off Kansas State, 20-18
Kansas State quarterback Will Howard (15) passes to a teammate during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma State in Manhattan, Kan., Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020. “With all the adversity we faced, all the guys out, we just found a way," Oklahoma State linebacker Amen Ogbongbemiga said. “You're a true freshman,” Kansas State coach Chris Klieman said, “and some of those things are going to happen, but you know what? After six first-half punts, Oklahoma State finally got on the board with a field goal. Kansas State was marching for the go-ahead score when Howard had the ball punched out by Israel Antwine and right into Taylor's waiting hands.
Ehlinger's TD pass helps Texas beat No. 6 Oklahoma St. in OT
Oklahoma State drove into Texas territory late in the first half with a 24-17 lead, but Ossai stripped him and Texas defensive tackle Ta’Quon Graham recovered and returned the ball to the Oklahoma State 20. Sanders threw his fourth touchdown pass -- a 9-yard toss to a well-covered Wallace -- to give Oklahoma State a 31-20 lead. Oklahoma State got a final shot in regulation, getting the ball back with 1:13 remaining and no timeouts. Oklahoma State: The Cowboys dominated nearly every facet of the game and beat themselves with mistakes. Oklahoma State visits Kansas State on Saturday.
Sanders, Hubbard lead No. 6 Oklahoma St. past Iowa St. 24-21
17 Iowa State 24-21 on Saturday. Chuba Hubbard ran for 139 yards and a touchdown for Oklahoma State (4-0, 3-0 Big 12). With Oklahoma State leading 14-7 late in the second quarter, Iowa State drove deep into Oklahoma State territory but had to settle for a field goal attempt. Oklahoma State recovered Iowa State's onside kick, and the Cowboys ran out the clock. Oklahoma State: The Cowboys learned that they can lean on their defense against a quality Big 12 opponent.
AP Top 25 Takeaways: Huskers get tough draw; UCF rising star
Most notable on the Big Ten's schedule was how Nebraska will start the season: at Ohio State and home for Wisconsin. Nebraska had both Ohio State and Penn State on its original nine-game, pre-pandemic conference schedule, along with Rutgers. Ohio State definitely caught a break with the new schedule. It might not have been the plan to cut Ohio State, the league's clear favorite and defending champ, some slack. When the SEC redid its schedule to make it 10 conference games, the league ended up feeding its weaker teams to its powerhouses.
No. 5 Oklahoma still Big 12 favorite with inexperienced QB
FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 file photo, Oklahoma head coach Lincoln Riley talks with players during an NCAA college football game between Iowa State and Oklahoma in Norman, Okla. As usual, Riley is taking his time naming a starting quarterback. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)
No. 5 Oklahoma still Big 12 favorite with inexperienced QB
The Sooners are still considered the overwhelming favorite to win their sixth consecutive Big 12 crown overall because nobody has dethroned them with Riley there. Purdy last year set school records with 3,982 yards and 27 TDs passing, leading the Big 12 with 306.3 yards per game. Conference play begins Sept. 26, the start of an 11-week stretch for nine league games before the Big 12 title game Dec. 12 or Dec. 19, if an extra week is needed. Since this is only TCU's ninth season in the league, Patterson technically isn't the longest-tenured Big 12 coach. Former Oklahoma State quarterback Mike Gundy is in his 16th season as head coach for his alma mater.
Oklahoma State football vs. TCU: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
STILLWATER, Okla. Teams coming off wins over ranked opponents meet Saturday when Oklahoma State visits TCU. LINE: Oklahoma State -3. Oklahoma State owns a 15-12-2 all-time series advantage - including a 9-4 edge in games played in Stillwater - although TCU has won the last two contests. Oklahoma State is just one win away from bowl eligibility for the 14th consecutive season. PREDICTION: Oklahoma State 34, TCU 31
Iowa State football vs. Oklahoma State: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Wide receiver La'Michael Pettway #7 of the Iowa State Cyclones celebrates after scoring a touchdown in the first half of play against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Jack Trice Stadium on September 14, 2019 in Ames, Iowa. (Photo by David Purdy/Getty Images)AMES, Iowa - Iowa State aims for its fourth straight win while trying to avoid looking too far ahead when it hosts Oklahoma State for a Big 12 clash Saturday afternoon. ABOUT IOWA STATE (5-2, 3-1)Sophomore Brock Purdy tops Big 12 passers with 2,185 yards - 378 in last week's 34-24 win at Texas Tech. Iowa State snapped a six-game losing streak in the series with a 48-42 win at Oklahoma State last year. PREDICTION: Iowa State 39, Oklahoma State 28More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Oklahoma State football vs. Tulsa: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Running back Justice Hill #5 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys is tripped up by cornerback Zack Sanders #26 of the Missouri State Bears at Boone Pickens Stadium on August 30, 2018 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. LINE: Oklahoma State -14. ABOUT OKLAHOMA STATE (2-0)Sanders completed 12-of-18 against Mercer and ranks No. Oklahoma State leads the all-time series 4027-5, including wins in the last six contests - the most recent being a 59-24 triumph in the 2017 season opener. PREDICTION: Oklahoma State 31, Tulsa 14More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Oklahoma State football vs. McNeese: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Running back Justice Hill #5 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys is tripped up by cornerback Zack Sanders #26 of the Missouri State Bears at Boone Pickens Stadium on August 30, 2018 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. The Cowboys defeated the Bears 58-17.STILLWATER, Okla. - Oklahoma State quarterback Spencer Sanders didn't look flustered in his first career outing, impressing with both his arm and legs in a win over Oregon State last week. Next up is a home game Saturday against McNeese State when Cowboys coach Mike Gundy will see how his redshirt freshman reacts to all the accolades he's received this week. Oklahoma State has won 23 consecutive home openers - the longest such streak in school history - and have outscored opponents 708-206 in such games during Gundy's 14 years leading the program. PREDICTION: Oklahoma State 54, McNeese State 17More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.