Walk-on to Heisman: Oklahoma’s Mayfield wins in landslide

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, winner of the Heisman Trophy, kisses the trophy Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

NEW YORK (AP) — Baker Mayfield took a unique road to the Heisman Trophy, a long and winding climb from walk-on to one of the most accomplished players to ever play college football.

Hutchison leads Boise St over Sacramento St 77-54

Boise State guards Lexus Williams, front, and Justinian Jessup trap Sacramento State's Bryce Fowler at midcourt, forcing a turnover during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, in Boise, Idaho. (Darin Oswald/Idaho Statesman via AP)

BOISE (AP) — Chandler Hutchison had 21 points and 12 rebounds and Boise State beat Sacramento State 77-54 on Saturday.

Haws scores season-high 24, BYU beats Weber State 74-68

BYU guard TJ Haws (30) looks for a shot against Weber State in an NCAA college basketball game in the Beehive Classic in Salt Lake City, Utah, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (Rick Egan/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — TJ Haws scored a season-high 24 points as BYU defeated Weber State 74-68 on Saturday night in the second game of the inaugural Beehive Classic.

We’ll learn plenty about playoff contenders this week

FILE - In this April 28, 2016, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Jared Goff, left, and Philadelphia Eagles' Carson Wentz, greet fans at Selection Square in Grant Park after the quarterbacks were selected No. 1 and No. 2, respectively, in the NFL football draft in Chicago. The coolest of matchups this weekend has Goff and Wentz facing each other on Sunday. Both have matured rapidly, sparking turnarounds that could lead to, well, the Super Bowl. (AP Photo/Matt Marton, File)

Call it “December Definition.”

Kenneth Faried, bench lead Nuggets past Magic, 103-89

Denver Nuggets' Kenneth Faried, left, knocks the ball out of the hands of Orlando Magic's Nikola Vucevic as they battle for a rebound during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Denver Nuggets needed a spark after a miserable first quarter Friday night, and they got something more like a fire from their bench in a 103-89 victory over the Orlando Magic.

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