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No. 3 Oklahoma beats No. 11 Iowa State, 87-83

No. 3 Oklahoma beats No. 11 Iowa State, 87-83

Buddy Hield and Oklahoma passed a major test Saturday night.

A bigger one awaits.

Hield scored 22 points, and No. 3 Oklahoma beat No. 11 Iowa State, 87-83, in Norman, Okla., to match the second-best start in school history at 12-0.

On Monday night, the Sooners will play at No. 2 Kansas in what could be a No. 1 vs. No. 2 showdown after No. 1 Michigan State lost to Iowa on Tuesday night.

"It's going to be fun," Hield said. "It's going to be a matchup that everybody's going to be watching. We're going there to handle our business."

The Sooners nearly slipped on the way to the dream matchup. Iowa State led for most of the second half, and...