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No. 10 Oklahoma State making a habit of winning close games


November 12, 2017

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State is making a habit of this.

The Cowboys won another tight one Saturday, beating Iowa State 49-42. It was the third game Oklahoma State won this season decided by one possession — eight points or less.

The Cowboys (8-2, 5-2 Big 12, No. 15 CFP) have gone 7-0 in such contests, dating to their loss to Central Michigan early last season. Including that game — in which they lost on a final play that was mistakenly awarded by officials — they are 14-1 in their last 15 outings decided by less than 10 points, going back to 2014.

On Saturday, Oklahoma St...

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