AMES, Iowa (AP) - Todd Reesing threw for 319 yards and three
touchdowns, and No. 16 Kansas stormed back from a 20-point hole
before hanging on to beat Iowa State 35-33 on Saturday.
Kerry Meier caught seven passes for 125 yards and two TDs for
the Jayhawks (4-1, 1-0 Big 12), who tied the third-biggest comeback
in school history by outscoring the Cyclones 35-13 in the second
It wasn't easy, though.
Cyclones freshman Sedrick Johnson followed a late Iowa State
touchdown by recovering an onside kick with 1:13 left, giving the
Cyclones the ball at their own 41. But the Jayhawks defense clamped
down, forcing Iowa State's Austen Arnaud to throw four straight
Arnaud threw for a career-high 268 yards and three touchdowns
for Iowa State (2-3, 0-1), which blew a golden opportunity for its
first win over a ranked team since 2005.
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