Iowa State had Texas on the ropes late in the fourth quarter, but a one-yard TD run by Case McCoy with 51 seconds left gave the Longhorns a 31-30 win over the Cyclones. Sam Richardson was intercepted as the Cyclones were trying to mount a drive with under a minute left to play. Richardson ended 16-of-26 with 262 yards and two touchdowns in the loss. Aaron Wimberly rushed 29 times for 117 yards and a score for Iowa State, which dipped to 1-and-3. He added 23 yards and a receiving touchdown. I-State plays Texas Tech next week.
Minnesota legislative Democrats and Republicans continue to seek common ground as they work to balance the state budget for the next two years.
Emerald Ash Borer has been found in another Iowa County.
Nebraska lawmakers debated and passed a bill that would repeal the state's death penalty law.
Nebraska legislators have advanced a bill that would scrap mandatory minimum prison sentences and the habitual criminal statute.