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WACO, TX - NOVEMBER 01: Devin Chafin #28 of the Baylor Bears runs the ball against Ben Heeney #31 of the Kansas Jayhawks at McLane Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Waco, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Big Games In November Separate Contenders From Pretenders

Our expectations before the start of the season can quickly be tarnished in a flash. But no matter what happens, November will always find a way to set the stage for a championship race like no other month can.

11/04/2014

STARKVILLE, MS - OCTOBER 04: Brandon Holloway #10 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs reaches for the goal line over Armani Watts #23 of the Texas A&M Aggies during the third quarter of a game at Davis Wade Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi. Mississippi State won the game 48-31. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: You Cannot Script Drama As Good As This

Each week of college football should be seen as a chapter, and the season the full novel. The only thing is, you cannot script drama this good.

10/07/2014

DALLAS, TX - SEPTEMBER 27: Deante' Gray #20 of the TCU Horned Frogs runs for a touchdown against the Southern Methodist Mustangs at Gerald J. Ford Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: College Football’s Best Month Will Get Started With A Bang

October is the best month for college football, and it is getting started on the right foot this weekend. The first weekend in October will serve up six games between top 25 teams, which will be a nice breath of fresh air after the last few weeks.

09/30/2014

NORMAN, OK - SEPTEMBER 13: Quarterback Justin Worley #14 of the Tennessee Volunteers looks to throw under pressure from linebacker Eric Striker #19 of the Oklahoma Sooners September 13, 2014 at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Oklahoma. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Conference Perception Key As Big 12 Makes Statement

Conference play will begin picking up this week, but there will also be some key non-conference match-ups as well. Defending SEC champion Auburn heads to Kansas State for a Thursday night match-up. This could be the Big 12’s last chance to leave a huge impression on the selection committee.

09/16/2014

Michael Jones, 17, Chancey Luna, 16, James Francis Edwards Jr., 15. (credit: Stephens County Oklahoma Sheriff's Department via Getty Images)

Oklahoma Teen: Friends Thought Gun Used In Murder Of Australian Baseball Player Only Held Blanks

One of three boys accused in the fatal shooting of an Australian baseball player last summer said in court Tuesday that his friends believed the gun used in the crime contained only blanks.

02/04/2014

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‘Oklahoma!’ Actress Barbara Lawrence Dies At 83

Actress Barbara Lawrence, who played Gertie Cummings in the 1955 movie “Oklahoma!”, has died. She was 83.

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EUGENE, OR - OCTOBER 26: Byron Marshall #9 of the Oregon Ducks runs against Tyler Foreman #23 of the UCLA Bruins on October 26, 2013 at the Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: The Week We Have All Been Waiting For

This is the week college football fans have had circled on the calendar for quite some time. This is the week that will begin to truly shape the BCS Championship picture. This is the week we have been waiting for.

11/05/2013

In this booking photo released by Stephens County Oklahoma Sheriff's Department, suspect Michael Jones, 17, of Duncan, Oklahoma is seen. Chancey Luna, 16, along with James Francis Edwards Jr., 15, were charged with the murder of Christopher Lane, a 22-year-old Australian college baseball player, August 16, 2013 in Duncan, Oklahoma and Jones, 17, is being charged with accessory to first-degree murder after the fact and using a vehicle in the discharge of a weapon. (credit: Stephens County Oklahoma Sheriff's Department via Getty Images)

Teen Involved In Slaying Of Australian Athlete Seeks Juvenile Status

The attorneys for one of three Oklahoma teens charged in the shooting death of an Australian baseball player are asking that their client be tried as a juvenile rather than as a youthful offender.

09/24/2013

Michael Jones (left),  Chancey Allen Luna, and  James Francis Edwards have been  charged in connection with the death of Christopher Lane. (Photo credit: Getty Images News)

LA Activist Urges Civil Rights Leaders To Condemn Murder Of Australian Baseball Player

A Southland civil rights activist is calling on community leaders to publicly condemn the murder of an Australian baseball player.

08/22/2013

Bryan Russell of the Huntington Beach FD has strong ties to Oklahoma and will return to help rebuild. (credit: CBS)

Local Firefighter With Strong Ties To Oklahoma Helping In Every Way He Can

A local firefighter with strong ties to Oklahoma is flying there to volunteer his time.

05/25/2013

Nathan Ulepich searches outside the back of his house destroyed after a powerful tornado ripped through the area on May 20, 2013 in Moore, Oklahoma. The tornado, reported to be at least EF4 strength and two miles wide, touched down in the Oklahoma City area on Monday killing at least 51 people. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)

LAFD Search-And-Rescue Teams On Standby After Okla. Tornado

Two Southern California firefighters were deployed Tuesday to help assist in search-and-rescue efforts underway after the devastating tornado in Oklahoma.

05/21/2013

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Local Actor With Roots In Moore, OK Reacts To Tornado’s Devastation

A local actor who has family and roots in Moore, Oklahoma spent the evening watching coverage and monitoring social media in disbelief after a mile-wide tornado devastated his hometown on Monday.

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Rothstein: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook; New Mexico, UCLA & More

If there’s a squad that should be rewarded outside the power six conferences with a No. 1 seed, it’s New Mexico.

03/04/2013

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$200K Bob Barker Donation Allows 5 Research Monkeys To Go Into Retirement

Five rhesus monkeys from a California research lab are being retired to an Oklahoma sanctuary because of a $200,000 donation from animal activist Bob Barker.

06/12/2012

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USC Lands Top QB Recruit From Washington’s Skyline

Max Browne, one of the top quarterbacks in the country in the Class of 2013, committed to USC today in a small announcement made at his school.

04/05/2012

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