Sooners win fifth straight Big 12 Conference Championship game, defeats Cyclones

By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher The No. 10 Oklahoma Sooners held on to defeat the No. 6 Iowa State Cyclones in the Dr. Pepper Big 12 Conference Championship game. The Sooners won 27-21 over the Cyclones on Saturday at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The Sooners have won five straight Big 12 Conference Championship games. However since this game was recreated again for the 2017 season, the Sooners have won four straight games. All five of their wins during this current win streak have come against separate opponents. Oklahoma is now 11-1 all-time in his particular game. Their only loss came when then-No. 13 Kansas State Wildcats defeated No. 1 Oklahoma 35-7 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. With the win, the Sooners improved to 8-2 on the season. The loss dropped the Cyclones to 8-3 in 2020. Sooners quarterback Spencer Rattler went 22 of 34 for 272 yards. He had one touchdown pass. Rhamondre Stevenson had 18 carries for 97 yards. Marvin Mims had seven receptions for 101 yards and a touchdown. Cyclones quarterback Brock Purdy went 27 of 40 for 322 yards. He had one touchdown pass and three interceptions. Breece Hall had 23 carries for 79 yards and two touchdowns. Xavier Hutchinson had 10 receptions for 114 yards. The Sooners led 17-0 before the Cyclones even scored. Chandler Morris and Rattler scored rushing touchdowns for the Sooners. Mims also caught a touchdown reception. Kicker Gabe Brkic also made two field goals. Hall had two rushing touchdowns for the Cyclones. Charlie Kolar caught a touchdown reception.

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