• Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops gestures to his team near the end of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma State in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015. Oklahoma won 58-23. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

    PLAYOFF PULSE: Final 4 field falls into place for committee

    The College Football Playoff selection committee is set up to have a pretty easy championship weekend.

  • Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher makes a plea to an official during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Florida, Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Gainesville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

    No. 14 FSU beats No. 10 Florida 27-2, 3rd straight in Swamp

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Dalvin Cook ran for 183 yards and two touchdowns, Roberto Aguayo kicked two long field goals and No. 14 Florida State upended 10th-ranked Florida 27-2 on Saturday night.

  • Tampa Bay Lightning center Brian Boyle (11) is hit by New York Islanders left wing Josh Bailey (12) as he goes after the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

    Tavares scores late, Islanders top Lightning 3-2

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — John Tavares scored a tiebreaking power-play goal in the third period, and the New York Islanders beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Saturday night.

  • Illinois' Mike Thorne Jr. (33) shoots against Iowa State in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game during the Emerald Coast Classic in Niceville, Fla., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015.  (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)

    Strong second half leads No. 4 Iowa State past Illinois

    NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Georges Niang scored 23 points and helped lead a decisive run during the second half of fourth-ranked Iowa State’s 84-73 victory over Illinois on Saturday in the championship game of the Emerald Coast Classic.

  • Florida A&M edges Alcorn State in 73-71 victory

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Malcolm Bernard made a go-ahead basket just before the final buzzer to help Florida A&M beat Alcorn State 73-71 in the Corpus Christi Coastal Classic on Saturday.

  • Hogan leads Navy to 71-65 win over Jacksonville

    GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Jace Hogan scored 17 points, leading five Navy players in double figures as the Midshipmen beat Jacksonville 71-65 in the Spartan Showcase on Saturday.

  • Virginia Tech tops UAB in OT at Emerald Coast Classic 82-77

    NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A trio of Virginia Tech newcomers came up big during the second half and overtime as the Hokies defeated UAB 82-77 in the third-place game at the Emerald Coast Classic.

  • Long wait times plague Social Security disability process

    MIAMI (AP) — Diabetes, arthritis and open-heart surgery have kept Sherice Bennett from working, but she can’t afford her medicine and became homeless while waiting for more than two years for a chance to convince a judge that she qualifies for federal disability benefits.

  • Florida Atlantic upends Old Dominion in 33-31 win

    NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Greg Joseph’s two fourth-quarter field goals — including the 29-yard game-winner — saved Florida Atlantic as it rallied to beat Old Dominion 33-31 on Saturday.

  • Miami head coach Larry Scott gets Miami wide receiver Rashawn Scott (11) after the team scored a touchdown in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against Pittsburgh, Friday, Nov. 27, 2015, in Pittsburgh. Miami won 29-24. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

    Interim coach Larry Scott focused on job he has at Miami

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — College football’s next recruiting contact period opens on Sunday, which means Larry Scott and other coaches at Miami will be out talking to prospective future Hurricanes.