NORMAN, Okla. — Iowa State planted the Iowa state flag on the big “OU” logo in the center of Memorial Stadium on Saturday.
It was one giant leap for the Cyclone program. But it was a stake through the heart of the Sooners — and perhaps the Big 12 Conference.
What wasn’t expected, though, was a 38-31 Oklahoma loss, a precipitous drop by the Sooners and the biggest upset so far of the college football season. No. 3 Oklahoma came into this game as a 31-point favorite, yet only scored 31 points.
“It’s embarrassing,” Mayfield said, “the fact that we let them come in here and win.”
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