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Sonny Dykes explains why TCU didn't attempt field goal in overtime loss to Kansas State

TCU fell from the ranks of the unbeaten on Saturday, losing to No. 10 Kansas State in the Big 12 championship game. The Horned Frogs were valiant in defeat, overcoming a 11-point deficit in the fourth quarter to tie the game at 28-28 and send the game to overtime. But a decision by coach Sonny Dykes on the team's final offensive possession did not pan out and cost TCU the Big 12 title, and created some doubt as to whether TCU will make the College Football Playoff.
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TCU's OT loss to Kansas State could throw College Football Playoff into chaos

Just when it looked like we might have a college playoff without Ohio State and Alabama, championship weekend threw everything into chaos. It started on Friday with USC's loss to Utah in the Pac-12 championship. It continued on Saturday with TCU's 31-28 overtime loss to Kansas State, putting an end to their undefeated season and giving the playoff selection committee some big decisions to make.

TCU denied of go-ahead TD by inches in brutal loss

The TCU Horned Frogs lost the Big 12 championship game in brutal fashion Saturday after being stuffed at the goal line in overtime by Kansas State. One play in particular drew scrutiny after the Wildcats wound up winning 31-28. TCU was stopped at the goal line three times in overtime...

Springfield downtown road closing for holiday parade

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) — The Jaycees Holiday Lights Parade is coming to downtown Springfield Saturday night. To accommodate the event, some roads are closed starting from afternoon. Jefferson between 7th and 9th Street in Springfield has been closed since 3 p.m. for staging. The remainder of the route will...
NBC Los Angeles

Lionel Messi Helps Argentina Defeat Australia, Advance to Quarterfinals

Lionel Messi's quest for a World Cup championship continues. Messi scored a goal in Argentina's 2-1 victory over Australia in the round of 16 on Saturday to send La Albiceleste into the quarterfinals. The 35-year-old Messi, playing in his 1,000th career game and what could be his final World Cup,...
The Batavian

Le Roy's Winterfest draws visitors, kids to various activities

Top Photo: Oisin and Leandro Manamon, each 2, have a visit with Santa Claus during Winterfest Saturday in Le Roy; Rebekah Connors assists Paige, 4, and Braeden, 2, with crafts at The Hope Center; other scenes are of visitors and activities during the annual event in the village, including kids participating in an obstacle course at BeyonDriven. A tree lighting is set for 5:30 p.m. Photos by Howard Owens.

St. Paul Highway closed south of Newberg due to injury crash

NEWBERG, Ore. — Firefighters and emergency responders are on the scene of an injury crash near the intersection of the St. Paul Highway and Hash Road in Yamhill County. Officials with Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue said one person was trapped in their vehicle but was later freed. Life...
Steamboat Pilot & Today

Steamboat hockey falls in OT

Steamboat Springs ice hockey opened the regular season on Friday, Dec. 2 with a game on the road against Fort Collins. Fort Collins represents multiple high schools in the Poudre School District and was ranked No. 9 in the 5A coaches poll heading into the game. Striking first, the Sailors...