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No. 15 Oklahoma State falls 42-9 at No. 12 TCU

Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy watches play late in the second half of an NCAA college football game against TCU, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Fort Worth, Texas. TCU won 42-9. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy may have given his offense too much credit when he called it “just very average.”

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No. 12 TCU routs No. 15 Oklahoma State 42-9

Fans cheer as TCU wide receiver Josh Doctson (9) sprints into the end zone for a touchdown in the first  half of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma State, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin had no problems with the soft cast on his non-throwing hand, Josh Doctson had a couple of 60-yard sprints to turn shorter routes into long touchdown plays, and the No. 12 Horned Frogs bounced back in a big way.

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Baseball lifer Banister home as Rangers manager

Texas Rangers newly hired manager Jeff Banister responds to question during a news conference, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Banister is a baseball lifer who calls Texas home. He grew up there, playing his entire amateur career in the state before getting drafted. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jeff Banister is a baseball lifer who calls Texas home. He grew up there and played his entire amateur career there before getting drafted.

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Another ranked opponent for TCU vs. Oklahoma State

In this Oct. 11, 2014, file photo, Oklahoma State head coach Mike Gundy watches from the sideline before an NCAA college football game against Kansas in Lawrence, Kan. Gundy wasn't happy with the way his Cowboys played in a lackluster win over Kansas. No. 15 Oklahoma State had better fix their problems soon _ they play at No. 12 TCU on Saturday, Oct. 18. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — No. 12 TCU is playing its third consecutive game against a ranked Big 12 opponent in what coach Gary Patterson has termed a “fun-packed October.”

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Rangers hire Pirates’ Jeff Banister as new manager

In this March 4, 2014, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister waits to take the field before an exhibition spring training baseball game between the Detroit Tigers and the Pirates in Lakeland, Fla. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Texas Rangers have chosen Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister as their new manager. The person confirmed multiple reports Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, speaking on condition of anonymity because there was no official announcement from the Rangers.  (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

The Texas Rangers hired Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister as their new manager.

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