AP Top 25 Takeaways: Georgia becomes 1st major upset victim
A college football season truly starts with the first big upset.
No. 3 Georgia became the highest-ranked team to lose to an unranked team this season. The Bulldogs were popped...
Texas, OU called for unsportsmanlike 30 minutes before kick
DALLAS (AP) — The clusters of players for No. 6 Oklahoma and 11th-ranked Texas were getting closer at midfield 30 minutes before the annual Red River rivalry, and officials were already trying to...
Lamb TDs, defense lift No. 6 OU past 11th-ranked Texas 34-27
DALLAS (AP) — Jalen Hurts tried the Golden Hat on for size and gave a half-hearted "horns down" sign in a group photo with the cheerleaders while celebrating the way Kyler Murray couldn't in the...
Oklahoma-Texas showdown to affect Big 12, playoff races
Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts is one of the few people who won't make a big deal about Saturday's showdown with Texas.
This whole big game business is nothing new to Hurts. As Alabama's...
Fair meeting: No. 6 Oklahoma and No. 11 Texas for Golden Hat
No. 6 Oklahoma (5-0, 2-0 Big 12) vs. No. 11 Texas (4-1, 2-0), in Dallas, Saturday at 12 p.m. EDT (FOX).
Hurts vs Ehlinger also has some Heisman positioning in play
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — It might not be all that important to them at the moment, but Heisman Trophy positioning will also be at stake Saturday when Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts and Texas...
Red River rivalry Big 12 highlight on October’s 2nd Saturday
Some things to watch on the second Saturday in October in the Big 12:
GAME OF THE WEEK
No. 6 Oklahoma (5-0, 2-0 Big 12) vs. No. 11 Texas (4-1, 2-0). The second Saturday in October at...
Texas receiver Devin Duvernay tearing it up from the slot
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — It seems like ages ago when Texas receiver Devin Duvernay was supposed to be — wanted to be — a Baylor Bear.
He was signed and all but delivered to Baylor in 2016 when...
Oklahoma’s defense shines under new coordinator Grinch
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — A year ago, Oklahoma defensive coordinator Mike Stoops brought a shaky defense into the rivalry game with Texas.
Ehlinger leads No. 11 Texas over West Virginia 42-31
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Before he took a knee on the final play, quarterback Sam Ehlinger flashed the "Hook'em Horns" sign toward the Texas fans in West Virginia's stands.
Hurts provides 4 TDs as No. 6 Sooners beat Jayhawks, 45-20
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley was dissecting his team's latest easy victory, this time a 45-20 blowout of Kansas, when he was interrupted by the sound of a toilet flushing in the...
No. 6 Oklahoma suspends kicker Calum Sutherland indefinitely
Oklahoma kicker Calum Sutherland has been suspended indefinitely.
A school spokesman made the announcement in a brief statement Friday, one day before the sixth-ranked Sooners play at...
No. 6 Oklahoma heads to Kansas for Big 12 tuneup
No. 6 Oklahoma (4-0, 1-0 Big 12) at Kansas (2-3, 0-2), Saturday at noon EDT (ABC).
No. 6 Oklahoma rolls into Kansas to face slumping Jayhawks
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Oklahoma features the nation’s second-highest scoring offense, another Heisman Trophy contender at quarterback and could break its own record from last year in yards per...
Oklahoma receivers Lamb, Rambo overwhelming defenses
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley is best known for quarterbacks _ he’s had back-to-back Heisman Trophy-winning passers in Baker Mayfield and Kyler Murray.
Full Big 12 schedule will allow challengers to rise
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Finally, the Big 12 has a full slate of conference games this weekend.
By Sunday, the league should have a pretty good idea of which teams are in the mix with Oklahoma...
Big 12: TCU takes fresh QB home to face Iowa State
Some things to watch during Week 6 in the Big 12, the first Saturday with a full slate of conference games:
GAME OF THE WEEK
TCU (3-1, 1-0 Big 12) at Iowa State (2-2, 0-1). A trendy...
STAT WATCH: Hubbard’s torrid run continues for Oklahoma St.
A year ago, hardly anyone outside the Big 12 had heard of Oklahoma State's Chuba Hubbard. One month into this season, the rest of the nation must be wondering how that could be.
Hurts throws No. 6 Oklahoma past Texas Tech with ease, 55-16
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma receivers CeeDee Lamb and Charleston Rambo had envisioned how Saturday's game against Texas Tech would go for them.
UCLA faces Arizona after comeback win at Washington State
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — UCLA pulled off an epic comeback against Washington State last weekend, saving its season, possibly coach Chip Kelly's job.
Oklahoma QB Hurts considers Heisman talk “rat poison”
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts is aware that many consider him a top Heisman Trophy candidate.
Alabama’s Tagovailoa improves in football, if not Fortnite
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa is once again routinely putting up big numbers, making few mistakes and mostly sitting out the fourth quarters.
Big 12 QBs far from finished with 8 non-senior starters
The Big 12 has long been a quarterback's league. It has six Heisman Trophy winners in the last 18 seasons, and Oklahoma could produce its third in a row this year.
No. 6 Oklahoma needs style points against Texas Tech
Texas Tech (2-1) at No. 6 Oklahoma (3-0), Saturday at 12 p.m. EDT (FOX).
No. 24 K-State into Big 12 opener undefeated under Klieman
Some things to watch on the fifth weekend of Big 12 Conference play:
GAME OF THE WEEK
No. 24 Kansas State at Oklahoma State (3-1, 0-1 Big 12). The Wildcats have their first 3-0 start...
Balanced Oklahoma offense ranks No. 2 nationally in rushing
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — If you listen to Lincoln Riley, you might think Oklahoma's running game is a mess.
The Sooners coach often said the offensive line needs to improve and the ground attack...
Oklahoma’s Calum Sutherland arrested, public intoxication
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma kicker Calum Sutherland has been arrested on a public intoxication charge.
Records from the Cleveland County Sheriff's Office in Norman indicate the 19-year-old...
No. 5 Oklahoma’s improved defense supporting offense
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — It is a small sample size, but the numbers say Oklahoma's defense has improved this season.
The Sooners fielded one of the worst defenses in the nation last season. Just...
STAT WATCH: Another 200-yard game gives Hubbard rushing lead
There have been four 200-yard rushing games this season, and two of them belong to Oklahoma State's Chuba Hubbard.
Hubbard ran for a career-high 256 yards on 32 carries against Tulsa on...
Hurts has 439 scrimmage yards, No. 5 Oklahoma’s routs UCLA
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Lincoln Riley and Jalen Hurts sent the Big 12 a message in fifth-ranked Oklahoma's 48-14 victory over UCLA on Saturday night at the Rose Bowl.
Fifth-ranked Oklahoma trying not to overlook reeling UCLA
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fans are accustomed to nonconference matchups featuring programs going in different directions.
They just usually don't involve names such as Oklahoma and UCLA.
Week 3 preview: No ranked matchups but plenty of intrigue
For the second time in three years, there isn't a game in which ranked teams face each other, but there are still some interesting matchups as the season enters its third weekend.
No. 5 Oklahoma has 20-game road win streak going into UCLA
No. 5 Oklahoma (2-0) at UCLA (0-2), Saturday at 8 p.m. EDT (Fox).
Hurts throws 3 TD passes, No. 4 Oklahoma routs South Dakota
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma worked out a few kinks against an overmatched South Dakota squad.
Jalen Hurts passed for 259 yards and three touchdowns in just over two quarters and...
Sam Houston State runs over NAIA opponent 77-0
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Toneil Carter ran for 106 yards and three touchdowns, Donovan Williams gained 117 yards rushing and Sam Houston State had its largest margin of victory in 70 years,...
No. 4 Oklahoma seeks defensive consistency vs. S. Dakota
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — There were signs early in Oklahoma's opener against Houston that the Sooners defense might finally be ready to make an impact.
No. 4 Oklahoma looks to build off Hurts’ dynamic debut
South Dakota (0-1) at No. 4 Oklahoma (1-0), Saturday at 7 p.m. EDT (FOX pay-per-view)
All-America Watch: Moore chasing bigger goals at Purdue
WEST LAFAYETE, Ind. (AP) — Rondale Moore understands his record-breaking freshman season is history.
He wants to put even more pressure on opponents by chasing bigger goals and finding new...
Hurts’ rushing performance in opener tops Oklahoma greats
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Most of Oklahoma's great running quarterbacks never put up numbers like Jalen Hurts did in his Sooners' debut.
Jack Mildren? Steve Davis? J.C. Watts, Jamelle Holieway or...
Alabama players enjoyed watching Jalen Hurts’ Oklahoma debut
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Some Alabama players kept an eye on former teammate Jalen Hurts' debut as Oklahoma's quarterback.
Hurts has 6 TDs, No. 4 Oklahoma beats Houston 49-31
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Even one of the best nights ever for an Oklahoma player wasn't good enough for Jalen Hurts.
The new Sooners quarterback passed for three touchdowns and ran for three...
No. 4 Oklahoma wary of Houston QB D’Eriq King
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley knows a good quarterback when he sees one. After all, he's groomed the past two Heisman Trophy winners __ Sooner signal callers Baker Mayfield and...
No. 4 Oklahoma looks to avoid upset vs. Houston
Houston (8-5 last year) at No. 4 Oklahoma (12-2), Sunday at 7:30 p.m. ET (ABC).
Lamb primed to be Oklahoma’s next superstar receiver
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — It's CeeDee Lamb's turn to be Oklahoma's big-name receiver.
The past two years, Marquise "Hollywood" Brown garnered much of the attention with his blazing speed and...
Big 12 opening week has Oklahoma hosting Holgorsen return
Some things to watch in the Big 12 Conference during the opening weekend of the league's 24th season:
GAME OF THE WEEK
Houston at No. 4 Oklahoma, on Sunday night. After Dana Holgorsen...
No. 4 Oklahoma makes Hurts one of four captains
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma has selected former Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts as one of its four captains.
The school made the announcement on its football Twitter account.
Oklahoma looks to avoid repeat of 2016 slip-up vs. Houston
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma defensive lineman Neville Gallimore remembers his first game as a Sooner.
Pick Six Plus: A journey through the Top 25 in 17 games
Do a quick web search for "college football road trip" and a number of creative possibilities come up.
The Sporting News outlined an impressive journey that includes several quick...