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No. 14 West Virginia beats Baylor 24-21 to get to 10 wins
lubbockonline.com / Sun, 04 Dec 2016 06:11:58 +0000
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Skyler Howard did just enough on an erratic night to secure West Virginia’s first 10-win regular season in a decade.
Howard threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score, and No. 14 West Virginia held on for a 24-21 victory over Baylor on Saturday in their Big 12 regular-season finale.
After the game, West Virginia athletic director Shane Lyons announced in a statement that coach Dana Holgorsen was given a five-year contract extension to 2021.
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Temple cruises past Navy 34-10 to capture AAC championship
lubbockonline.com / Sun, 04 Dec 2016 06:10:54 +0000
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Soon after coach Matt Rhule received the obligatory drenching on the sideline, confetti rained down on the Temple football team and the players jumped with excitement during a celebration that was nearly five decades in the making.
For the first time since 1967, the Owls are league champions.
Phillip Walker threw two touchdown passes, Temple’s defense stuffed Navy’s running game and the Owls claimed their first American Athletic Conference title with a 34-10 victory Saturday.
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Ertz runs for career-high 170 yards as K-State tops TCU 30-6
lubbockonline.com / Sun, 04 Dec 2016 06:11:37 +0000
FORT WORTH — Jesse Ertz and Kansas State rushed to the end of coach Bill Snyder’s 25th regular season, and to another bowl game.
Ertz ran for a career-high 170 yards with a touchdown and Justin Silmon had 133 yards rushing with two touchdowns as the Wildcats won 30-6 at TCU on a drizzly Saturday.
“We just did what we do. I don’t think there was any secret or anything new we threw at them,” said Ertz, the junior quarterback who also had an 83-yard scoring pass. “I’m just looking to go 9-4 and finish out strong.”
Barnes, Matthews power Mavericks past Bulls 107-82
lubbockonline.com / Sun, 04 Dec 2016 06:17:31 +0000
DALLAS (AP) — Wesley Matthews scored 20 of his 26 points in the second half in the Dallas Mavericks’ 107-82 victory over the Chicago Bulls 107-82 on Saturday night.
Harrison Barnes scored 17 of his 22 points in the first half to help Dallas win its second straight game after losing 13 of its first 15.
Chicago was coming off a 111-105 victory over defending champion Cleveland on Friday night, the Bulls only win in their last four. Jimmy Butler led Chicago with 26 points.
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