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Big 12 roundup: Kempt, Iowa State stun No. 3 Oklahoma

Big 12 roundup: Kempt, Iowa State stun No. 3 Oklahoma

Wisconsin 38, Nebraska 17: Freshman Johnathan Taylor rushed for a season-high 249 yards and two touchdowns to lead a punishing ground game that helped No. 9 Wisconsin (5-0, 2-0) wear down Nebraska (3-3, 2-1). "Two games in a row we get to that point where we can separate a little bit and we obviously did not do that", Riley said.

The Cyclones, however, had other plans.

- Tulane. The first game of the day - a 10 a.m. local kickoff in response to Hurricane Nate's anticipated arrival - produced a score worth mentioning.

Coach Matt Campbell gave one of the biggest fist pumps throughout the entire season after that failed fourth down conversion and the Iowa State bench erupted into a thunderous cheer. "We are just not making enough plays, and if you do that in this league, you're going to come out on the short end of the stick". Plus, starting quarterback Jacob Park didn't travel with the team and it was announced Friday he has taken a leave of absence to deal with unspecified "personal health issues".

Behind walk-on QB Kyle Kempt Iowa State shocked the Sooners 38-31.

"They weren't asking me to do anything insane, to throw it down the field", said Lanning, who was 2 of 3 passing. They just had to hold the lead. Brian Lewerke was uninspiring at quarterback, going 11-of-22 for 94 yards and a touchdown.

On a crisp autumn Saturday, there was Evrett Edwards, wedging the Iowa state flag into the grass victoriously at Owen Field. "They had two screens for touchdowns (of 28 and 57 yards)".

ISU receiver Allen Lazard caught a jump ball over OU cornerback Jordan Thomas for a 25-yard TD and the Cyclones had their game victor if only their defense could hold.

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Iowa State went 73 yards in just two plays to go out in front for the first time in the game, 31-24.

The Sooners called two timeouts inside the final two minutes of the first half so that they'd get the ball back before the half.

The paternity test and the scoreboard answered the question: Iowa State. He has completed 61.7 percent of his attempts for 1,181 yards and nine touchdowns with only five interceptions.

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Senior quarterback J.T. Barrett passed for three touchdowns and ran for another as the Buckeyes rolled.

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For the second game in a row, the Oklahoma defense was unable to contain the opponent's passing game. It was just Iowa State's second victory over Oklahoma since 1961. On a 4th-and-4, Baker Mayfield scrambled desperately to keep the Sooners season alive. It isn't toast, even it turned in an entirely uninspiring performance in the second half against the Cyclones. Hell has no fury like a scorned Oklahoma fan... or something. Ironically, both Iowa State wins over OU in the last 56 years have been in Norman.

The loss snapped the Sooners' nation-leading 14-game win streak and 18-game win streak against the Cyclones dating back to 1990. The Sooners had won 17 consecutive games in the Big 12. Hill also threw a 45-yard touchdown and was on the receiving end of a 48-yard score for the Frogs (5-0, 2-0). McSorley completed 15 straight passes to break Kerry Collins' program record and was 25-for-34 overall.

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