Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook reaches for the ball in front of New Orleans Pelicans forward Alonzo Gee (15) in Wednesday's game in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart (36) drives past Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) in the third quarter of Sunday's game in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Proposal by four parochial schools would require students to participate in sports according to the gender listed on their birth certificates.

Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant (35) dunks in front of Phoenix Suns forward T.J. Warren (12) in Sunday night's game in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon (25) avoids Iowa State defensive back Jomal Wiltz (17) during the fourth quarter of Saturday's game in Norman. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams)

Stillwater, Okla. (AP) — Mason Rudolph passed for 352 yards and five touchdowns, and No. 12 Oklahoma State tried to strengthen its case for a playoff spot in a 49-29 upset against No. 5 TCU on Saturday.

James Washington caught five passes for 184 yards and three touchdowns for the Cowboys, who have felt overlooked all season, despite their unbeaten record.

The Cowboys (9-0, 6-0 Big 12, No. 14 CFP) have won their first nine games in a season for just the third time in school history.

Iowa State Cyclones beat Texas, the only team to beat Oklahoma this year, 24-0. "It should get our attention. It's a team that whooped up on Texas," said Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)

"We try to keep calm," said sophomore quarterback Mason Rudolph. "We know that we're capable of putting up a lot of points in a short period of time. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant, left, defends Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler, right, during Thursday night's game in Chicago. (AP Photo/Jeff Haynes)

Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12) and Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried reach for a rebound in Sunday night's game in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez celebrates with New York Mets manager Terry Collins after the Royals win the World Series in game 5. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Kansas City Royals' Ben Zobrist, left, scores past New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud on a fielding error by second baseman Daniel Murphy during the eighth inning of Game 4 Saturday night in New York. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph, left, passes under pressure from Texas Tech defender Gary Moore (5) in the first quarter of Saturday's game in Lubbock. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) gets away from Kansas cornerback Chevy Graham (15) during Saturday's football game in Lawrence, KS. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Pitcher Chris Young, shown here in 2011 when he played for the Mets, will start game 4 tonight for the Royals. Over 100 guys,including Young, have played for both teams. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

Two policies being considered by the South Dakota High School Activities Association would have required athletes to join teams that matched the gender on their birth certificate.

New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard congratulates teammate Curtis Granderson after a catch during the fifth inning of Game 3 Friday night. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic (9) drives to the basket in front of Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka, left, during Friday night's game in Orlando. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Fayetteville, Ark. (AP) — Dre Greenlaw had his bags packed in junior high, ready to make yet another move to yet another group foster home. A ward of the state, Greenlaw had bounced from one home to another since he was 8.

He knew the drill.

He also knew a second chance when he saw one — finding a lifesaver from Brian Early and his family. Since being adopted as a ninth-grader by the Earlys, Greenlaw has taken full advantage of his new lease on life and become one of the top freshmen in the Southeastern Conference.

Oklahoma State uses two quarterbacks, Mason Rudolph and J.W. Walsh. Coach Mike Gundy says both are unselfish and put team first. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)