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Sooners top Oklahoma State to win Big 12 title

Alabama showed off all its weapons in the Southeastern Conference championship game. "Realistically, probably more needed to happen last week". Mayfield averaged 305.8 yards per game this season with a 38 touchdown passes. The Owls extended their winning streak to seven and earned their first league title winning the Middle American in 1967. Mayfield had plenty of help from the OU ground game.

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College bowl teams, schedule announced

The defending champions will face No. 4 Washington in Atlanta in the Peach Bowl. THE SERIES: Clemson and Ohio State have played twice before, both in bowl games. A Rose Bowl trip, in many ways, is the ultimate gift for a team that deserves huge props for rallying from a 2-2 season start and a 28-7 deficit to Wisconsin on Saturday night.

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Will focus on playing our best against Australia: Williamson

On a video on the Cricket Australia website , New Zealand coach Mike Hesson said young paceman Lockie Ferguson could make his ODI debut during the upcoming series. We're going do our best in couple of days [in Canberra on Tuesday] if we have them in that situation again to really put the foot down. Alleviating their concern, Australia were without spearheads Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazelwood in South Africa and with Pat Cummins returning to the mix, the home side boasts a formidable ...

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Hokies fall short in ACC Championship game, 42-35

He added 85 yards on the ground with two scores. But the Buckeyes didn't play on Saturday and are not a conference champion while three teams below them - Clemson, Washington and Penn State - beat top-s25 teams to win conference crowns. Coppin State at Littlejohn Coliseum. Clemson is trying to make it back-to-back conference championships. The ACC title game was moved from Charlotte, N.C., to Orlando after North Carolina passed a controversial HB2 law many argued discriminated against the ...

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Penn State makes playoff case with 38-31 win over Wisconsin

Southern California and Penn State followed two hard paths to reach a remarkable reunion eight years later in the Rose Bowl. How much value does a conference championship have? College Football Playoff: Alabama will play Washington, and Ohio State is set to face Clemson in the College Football Playoff semifinals.

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Lions win without fourth-quarter comeback for first time all season

On Sunday, Stafford delivered one of his best games of the year. Yahoo! projects Riddick to finish with just 80 yards on 14 touches this Sunday. Even if Marvin Jones does not play, the Lions have enough guys to spread the ball around, but if any of the inconsistencies that have plagued the offense in recent weeks emerge and the Saints jump out in front early, the Lions' defense might not be strong enough to get the big stop they have been dependant upon to win games in the fourth ...

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Michigan-Florida State: Game Time, Channel, Location

The game will be played at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. The Wolverines finished the season 10-2, but finished third in their division. MI got jumped by Penn State for the No. 5 spot after the Nittany Lions won the Big Ten Championship. A Clemson loss would open the door for the Big Ten title-game victor between Penn State and Wisconsin.

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Quake Scale: Ohio St Win Vs Michigan Rocked Stadium The Most

Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller injured his shoulder in that game. There's no question that Ohio State is a very talented team, but to already consider the Buckeyes a lock could set a risky precedent. Watson had a somewhat inconsistent season, but he played superbly down the stretch. The Nittany Lions (11-2) ran their winning streak to nine games by wiping out a 21-point deficit to beat Wisconsin 38-31 in the Big Ten title game.

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JPSO: Gasser was previously cited for road rage incident

He wished he could have done something to change the course of events that led McKnight back to a New Orleans suburb, where he was fatally shot during what is believed to be a road rage incident. Authorities say the other man, Ronald Gasser , shot McKnight three times from inside his vehicle while McKnight was standing outside. NAACP members were protesting outside of the sheriff's office Friday over Gasser's release, fearful that he would be let off on claims of self defense.

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Eric Dickerson: Rams would be better off without Jeff Fisher

The Los Angeles Rams have given coach Jeff Fisher and general manager Les Snead contract extensions. "One thing with me - If I say something, I stand by it", Dickerson explained. While the Rams did not announce a deal was in place, questions about Fisher's extension have swirled since the summer. "He's welcome here. The last conversation we had was really positive - that was on November 17", Fisher told reporters this week after practice as 4-7 Rams prepared for Sunday's road against the ...

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LeBron to wear Cubs uniform after losing Series bet to Wade

After a sluggish start they stormed through the end of the third quarter to stretch their lead to as many as 10 points early in the final frame and held off a Wizards comeback bid. "That's why now I look at younger guys and what they say and stuff like that because you never know what the future is going to hold for you..." NOTES: Cavaliers G/F Mike Dunleavy missed his second straight game with a concussion after being hit in the head on Tuesday night.

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Australia's David Warner welcomes ball-tampering charges laid against Faf du Plessis

The Proteas captain was fined 100 per cent match fee fine on Tuesday after he used saliva to shine the ball with a mint in his mouth during last week's second Test win over Australia. The skipper is yet to comment on the alleged ball tampering since being charged but initially retweeted a message from South Africa-born former England wicketkeeper Matt Prior regarding the saga that said: "This is ridiculous ..." South Africa accused Australian media of "harassment" after a team security ...

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Tiger shoots 65 in second round of Challenge

Matsuyama has dominated throughout the third round, sitting at 18-under through 16 holes. "It feels better today than it did Wednesday and Thursday, which is a very good sign", Woods said, "a very good sign". Things went much more smoothly for Woods yesterday as he carded seven birdies -including four in his last eight holes - in a bogey-free round of 65.

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Rob Gronkowski's injury leaves the Patriots with a void they can't fill

In a joint statement released by the Patriots and the Gronkowski family on Thursday, they explain that they do not expect him to play again this season, but are holding out on making that officials until after the surgery. In a four-game span beginning in Week 5, Gronkowski had 21 receptions and three touchdowns while going over 100 yards three times. He was the 2014 Comeback Player of the Year, a year after he played in just seven games because of injuries to his back, forearm and knee.

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Giannis Antetokounmpo Hangs Career-High 34 Points on Cleveland

We were attacking. The Cavs are a great team , the champs. "We've loved Tony and his work ethic", Bucks coach Jason Kidd said. "He gives everything he has on a nightly basis, not just in the games but in practice", Kidd said. "It was embarrassing moment", Lue said Wednesday of the play. The Bucks first gained the momentum during the second quarter when Antetokounmpo and Beasley went on a scoring tear.

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Despite Rumors, NFL Committed to 'Thursday Night Football'

Live NFL games are the biggest viewership draw on pay-TV and broadcast, but Deadline reported that fans have complained the extra TNF games are oversaturating the market. We can all be in agreement that the NFL attempting to force us to wake up early Sunday morning for an additional three hours of football probably wasn't the best of ideas.

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Cheese Advent Calendars Exist

And yes, it's just as unbelievable as you think it is. For many families, the chocolate advent calendar is a time-honored tradition. "I'm a bit of a cheese addict so searched online to see if I could combine the two". Hobson said she would be thrilled if she sold her calendar in supermarkets and shops and would like to share her story with other entrepreneurs to turn their ideas (big or small) into a business.

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Steve Bannon Cancels Harvard Visit

Harvard Kennedy School officials defended their decision to invite Mr Bannon to the institute of politics's conference, which has been held every four years since 1972. "Trump brought racist ideologues into the mainstream", the event's description reads. Nevertheless, upon news of Bannon's attendance, protests had been swiftly organized for Wednesday and Thursday in Cambridge.

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PV Sindhu goes down fighting in Hong Kong Open final

With the past winning at china open series, Sindhu was made India's highest ranked female in Shuttle after Saina. Sameer put up a hard fight but eventually lost the final 14-21, 21-10, 11-21. However, Sindhu also gave her neck-to-neck fight till 10-10. But then Ying, the third seed, took control and raced away to a 6-3 lead. World number three Tai Tzu-ying won the women's singles at the Hong Kong Open Sunday, dashing PV Sindhu's hopes of back-to-back Super Series titles and avenging ...

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Highlights of UK's 115-69 win over Arizona State

And for the second time in United Kingdom history, Fox was able to get a triple-double with 14 points, 11 boards, and 10 assists. De'Aaron Fox, Kentucky - To fully appreciate the feat that Fox accomplished on Monday, one must consider the eye-popping amount of talent that has come through the United Kingdom program since the last triple-double was recorded.

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Aranda agrees to new three-year contract with LSU

Aranda has agreed to a new contract with LSU and will remain in Baton Rouge, multiple sources confirmed with the Geaux247 staff. Aranda received a three-year deal. Orgeron was named full-time head coach on Saturday and said one of his first priorities was to lock up Aranda, who was rumored to be targeted by Texas and his formrer college roommate Tom Herman.

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Beal Guides Wizards Past Kings in OT

Wall's former University of Kentucky teammate Cousins recorded his sixth double-double in the past seven games with 36 points and a season-high 20 rebounds. Cousins missed all three of his field goal attempts and a pair of free throws in the extra period. First off, according to reports , Kings owner Vivek Ranadive has no plans on trading Cousins.

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Luis Enrique wants Lionel Messi to agree Barcelona contract extension

Despite Manchester City officials trying their best to sign Lionel Messi in recent years, manager Pep Guardiola has in contrast expressed his deep desire to see Argentine star striker end his illustrious career at Barcelona. The comments come in the wake of Barcelona's two-goal win over Celtic in the UEFA Champions League, as Messi scored both the goals to clinch top spot in Group C.

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Formula One: Hamilton: "I don't think I did anything dangerous"

It was not to be though as Rosberg held off Vettell and Verstappen in the closing laps. Thankfully, for Rosberg, neither happened and he was able to finish on the podium, despite pressure from Vettel. Crazy. It was so intense, it's going to take some time [to get over]. "It was only ever going to be that kind of battle between the two of them", Horner was reported as saying by the Daily Mail .

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McCoy rallies Bills to 28-21 win over Jaguars

But don't expect that to happen this upcoming weekend against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Look for Buffalo to give LeSean McCoy all the work he can handle against a Jacksonville defense that ranks 23rd in rush DVOA, according to Football Outsiders .