Found December 01, 2012 on Turfburner.com:
PLAYERS: Bob Stoops
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It wasn't easy and it took a defensive stand with TCU in the red zone during the game's final minute, but Oklahoma prevailed, 24-17, giving the Sooners at least a share of the Big 12 crown. Oklahoma will now - believe it or not - have to cheer on Texas tonight. If the Longhorns can find a way to end their four game losing streak to Kansas State, the Oklahoma will claim the Big 12 title outright guaranteeing them a spot in a BCS bowl. "In the end, it's just great to be in this position - to be a…
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