Posts Tagged By The Associated Press

TCU, West Virginia Big 12 contenders in 3rd year

West Virginia quarterback Clint Trickett (9) looks for a receiver in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma State in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. West Virginia won 34-10. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

A few things to watch during Week 10 in the Big 12 Conference:

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Celeb birthdays for the week of Oct. Nov. 2-8

Oct. 26: Actress Jaclyn Smith (“Charlie’s Angels”) is 69. “Wheel of Fortune” host Pat Sajak is 68. Musician Bootsy Collins is 63. Singer Maggie Roche of The Roches is 63. Actor James Pickens Jr. (“Grey’s Anatomy”) is 62. Guitarist Keith Strickland of The B-52’s is 61. Actress Rita Wilson is 58. Actor Dylan McDermott is 53. Actor Cary Elwes is 52. Singer Natalie Merchant is 51. Country singer Keith Urban is 47. Actor Tom Cavanagh (“Ed”) is 46. Actress Rosemarie DeWitt (“The United States of Tara”) is 43. Writer-actor Seth McFarlane is 41. Actor Jon Heder is 37. Singer Mark Barry of BBMak is 36.

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Blatter reveals 2018 World Cup logo

MOSCOW (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter has revealed the logo for the 2018 World Cup in Russia – with the help of a crew of cosmonauts.

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Nielsen’s top programs for Oct 20-26

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by the Nielsen Co. for Oct. 20-26. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership.

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Nebraska AP high school football rankings

Here are the Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D-2. Listings include name of school, season record, previous week’s ranking, previous week’s result and this week’s opponent (NR-not ranked). The rankings are based on a formula that includes ratings from the Omaha World-Herald and Lincoln Journal Star plus experts for each class. Class A: Dale Miller, Grand Island Independent. Class B: Jeff Fielder, Scottsbluff Star-Herald. Class C1: Tom Behmer, Norfolk Daily News. Class C2: Brent Wasinius, Fremont Tribune. Class D1: Andrew Bottrell, North Platte Telegraph. Class D2: Nick Blasnitz, Hastings Tribune.

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