Iowa State has consecutive Big 12 wins

FILE - In this Sept. 23, 2017, file photo, Oklahoma State wide receiver James Washington (28) runs with the ball during an NCAA college football game against TCU in Stillwater, Okla. Oklahoma State faces Texas on Saturday. (AP Photo/Brody Schmidt, File)

Some things to watch during Week 8 of the Big 12 Conference, with a full slate of five games Saturday:

Social media and college teams start new traditions

In this Oct. 14, 2017, photo, Florida fans wave cell phone lights and sing the Tom Petty song "I Won't Back Down" at the beginning of the fourth quarter of the team's NCAA college football game against Texas A&M in Gainesville, Fla. This is a new tradition to honor Gainesville native Tom Petty, who died earlier this month. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

In an era when it’s increasingly difficult to get fans in the stadium, it apparently isn’t so hard to get them into new rituals.

Ka’Raun, Kyzir White continue family legacy

FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, West Virginia wide receiver Ka'Raun White (2) catches a touchdown pass in front of Texas Tech defensive back Desmon Smith (4) during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Morgantown, W.Va. Ka'Raun White caught two fourth-quarter touchdown passes in West Virginia’s 46-35 win over Texas Tech on Saturday. (AP Photo/Raymond Thompson, File)

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Ka’Raun and Kyzir White are adding to the family legacy started by their older brother at No. 23 West Virginia.

Playoff-elimination possibilities take the stage

FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2016, file photo, Southern California coach Clay Helton leads his players onto the field before an NCAA college football game against Colorado in Los Angeles. A team with two losses has yet to make the College Football Playoff. At some point it will probably happen, but for now it is safe to assume that a second loss is a big problem. So for No. 11 USC and No. 13 Notre Dame, Saturday's game is sort of a playoff eliminator. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

A team that has lost two games has yet to make the College Football Playoff. The playoff has only been in existence since 2014, and it’s bound to happen at some point, but for now it seems like a difficult bar to clear.

Mayfield, Love, Barkley lead All-America team

File-This Oct. 14, 2017, file photo shows Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) running for a first down against Texas during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Dallas. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins, File)

Baker Mayfield of Oklahoma and star running backs Bryce Love of Stanford and Saquon Barkley of Penn State lead The Associated Press midseason All-America team, along with two defensive backs from No. 1 Alabama.

Go for 2 or play for OT? How coaches make that call

FILE - In this Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 file photo, Utah head coach Kyle Whittingham watches from the sideline during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Southern California in Los Angeles. Faced with the decision to kick an extra point to tie or go for two and the lead late in games last weekend, two college football coaches did not hesitate to basically put it all one play instead of trying to get to overtime. "It would have been a gamble to kick the extra point," said Utah coach Kyle Whittingham, whose team failed to convert with 42 seconds left in the fourth quarter and lost 28-27 at Southern California last Saturday night. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo, File)

Faced with the decision to kick an extra point to tie or go for two and the lead late in games last weekend, two college football coaches did not hesitate to basically put it all one play instead of trying to get to overtime.

No. 13 Notre Dame dreams alive and well

FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2017, file photo, Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly stands with his team during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Boston College in Boston. No. 13 Notre Dame is 5-1 halfway through a crucial year for coach Kelley. Players say Kelley and the rest of the coaching staff became much more involved after last year's 4-8 debacle. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Six games, obviously, does not a season make.

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