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6-4, 4th in Big 12

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Iowa State's 24-10 loss at Texas means the Cyclones are eliminated from Big 12 championship game contention. They took it on the chin on Saturday, going 5-for-15 on third downs and QB Brock Purdy was under pressure for much of the night.


No. 13 Texas defense smothers No. 18 Iowa State 24-10

Sam Ehlinger ran for a touchdown and passed for another before leaving with a shoulder injury, and No. 13 Texas smothered Iowa State freshman quarterback Brock Purdy in a 24-10 victory Saturday night that pushed the Longhorns closer to a berth in the...

Humphrey sheds the tackle and flies into the end zone (0:31)

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

RB David Montgomery missed the first half vs. Texas due to suspension but Iowa State wasted no time getting him involved upon return. Montgomery touched the ball 7 times on the Cyclones' first drive of the second half.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

A brewing situation in Austin. Texas backup QB Shane Buechele begins the second half in the game for the Longhorns after Sam Ehlinger took a hard hit late in the second quarter. Ehlinger is taking warmup throws on the sideline and is questionable to return.

Watson erupts for a 39-yard run (0:48)
Purdy's INT gives Texas good field position (0:35)
Ehlinger finds Ingram for the 19-yard TD (0:21)
Ehlinger scores his 30th TD of the season (0:19)
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Most important takeaway for each Top 25 team

Notre Dame closes in on the CFP, while West Virginia goes down and Ohio State and Michigan prepare for a B1G showdown. What else have we learned?


Campus Conversation: Scheduling Issues, Upsets We Want To See, Blanks

Matt Schick, Ivan Maisel & Adam Rittenberg discuss the scheduling issues that led to such a weak slate (3:10), the upsets we'd love to see (12:19) and more. Plus, Fill-In-The-Blanks (23:26), Phil Steele's Picks (36:14), Talk Nerdy To Me (45:59), Walk-Ons (53:09) and Extra Points (59:28).

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ESPN reporters pick Week 12's biggest games

Who will win when No. 12 Syracuse meets No. 3 Notre Dame at Yankee Stadium? Our reporters pick that game, plus West Virginia-Oklahoma State, Iowa State-Texas and 

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Every top 25 team's best reason for optimism next season

Even with the College Football Playoff selection committee's top 25 still battling for semifinal and New Year's Six bowl positions, it's never too early to look ahead to next season.

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Scuffling Baylor-ISU players out for first half

After a scuffle led to their ejections this past Saturday, Iowa State running back David Montgomery and Baylor defensive end Greg Roberts will miss the first half of their team's games this week -- vs. Texas and vs. TCU, respectively.


No. 23 Iowa State beats Baylor 28-14 for 5th straight win

Brock Purdy threw for a touchdown and ran for another score, and No. 23 Iowa State topped Baylor 28-14 on Saturday after a skirmish in the third quarter resulted in unsportsmanlike conduct penalties for each player on both teams.

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Make it 5-0 since true freshman Brock Purdy took over at QB for Iowa State. The Cyclones beat Baylor 28-14 and have won five straight conference games in a single season for the first time. Ever.

Brewer connects with Stricklin for Baylor TD (0:26)
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ISU's Montgomery ejected, suspended after fight

Iowa State running back David Montgomery was ejected and will be suspended for the first half against Texas next week for his role in a fight during the third quarter of the Cyclones' 28-14 win over Baylor.

Mims leaps for 6-yard Baylor TD catch (0:27)
Two players ejected after fight between Baylor and Iowa State (1:24)

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Baylor DE Greg Roberts and Iowa State RB David Montgomery have been ejected for throwing punches here in Ames. The melee involved several other players and began on a prior play when Baylor safety Chris Miller was flagged for a late hit on Montgomery on the ISU sideline. No information yet on how this ejection will affect Montgomery's fate next week at Texas.

Purdy keeps Iowa State's offense rolling (0:24)

Team Stats

Passing Yards232.1
Rushing Yards122.1
Points For25.3218th
Points Against20.8