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Baylor vs. Oklahoma State postponed

Sep 7, 2019; Stillwater, OK, USA; Oklahoma State Cowboys head coach Mike Gundy with the OSU Pom after the game against the McNeese State Cowboys at Boone Pickens Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rob Ferguson-USA TODAY Sports

Iowa State’s opponent on Oct. 24 will have this week off just like the Cyclones.

Oklahoma State’s game on Oct. 17 with Baylor has been postponed to Dec. 12 due to a COVID-19 outbreak inside the Bears’ program. Baylor halted football activities late this week due to the outbreak.

This means No. 7 Oklahoma State is guaranteed to be undefeated and most likely a top-10 team when the Cyclones visit Stillwater. Kick time is expected to be announced on Monday unless the game is selected for the six-day window.

Iowa State moved to 3-1 overall and 3-0 in Big 12 play on Saturday with a 31-15 win over Texas Tech at Jack Trice Stadium. The Cyclones enter their bye week on a three-game win streak and ranked No. 20 in the AP Poll.

Jared Stansbury


Jared a native of Clarinda, Iowa, started as the Cyclone Fanatic intern in August 2013, primarily working as a videographer until starting on the women’s basketball beat prior to the 2014-15 season. Upon earning his Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from Iowa State in May 2016, Jared was hired as the site’s full-time staff writer, taking over as the primary day-to-day reporter on football and men’s basketball. He was elevated to the position of managing editor in January 2020. He is a regular contributor on 1460 KXNO in Des Moines and makes regular guest appearances on radio stations across the Midwest. Jared resides in Ankeny with his four-year-old puggle, Lolo.