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Published: November 18, 2007
Toston had to be helped off the field and was walking on crutches at the end of the game.

"I'm not sure yet,” Toston said of the diagnosis. "I just kind of planted and it bent backwards.”

•Join the club: With 109 rushing yards Saturday, Cowboys running back Dantrell Savage eclipsed the 1,000-yard rushing mark and has 1,064 going into next week's regular season finale against Oklahoma.

In his first season with the Cowboys last year, Savage rushed for 820 yards in 11 games. Saturday also marked Savage's eighth straight game with 100 yards or more on the ground.

"It's pretty good to be over 1,000 yards, because last year I was hurt,” said Savage, who added two rushing scores to bump his season total to seven.

•Elite company: Cowboys quarterback Zac Robinson became the first OSU quarterback in 34 years to have three 100-yard rushing games. Brent Blackman was the last quarterback to pull off the feat, doing so three times in 1973 and four times in 1972.

•Remember me: Former Edmond Santa Fe standout Brandon Whitaker, now a senior with the Bears, played his final home game. He was honored before the game along with the team's other seniors but received the loudest ovation.

Whitaker is seventh on the school's all-time receptions lists and 26th on the all-time rushing list.

•Forgettable first: New placekicker Dan Bailey, who replaced an ineffective Jason Ricks, missed his first career field goal attempt. Bailey's 42-yarder sailed wide right with 4:25 remaining in the first quarter. Bailey later made a 27-yarder to put the Cowboys ahead 31-14 with 9:50 remaining in the third quarter.

•Oops: The public address announcer at Floyd Casey Stadium might have forever ticked off the Cowboy faithful. Shortly before the start of the game, the announcer said, "We want to welcome our friends from the University of Oklahoma.”

He quickly realized his gaffe, saying "Absolutely not” before correcting himself and welcoming Oklahoma State.

•Look out: When Baylor fans made their traditional run onto the field shortly before the start of the game, about 15 fans were trampled in the end zone. Every fan that fell got up and continued running, and no one appeared to be hurt.

By Darnell Mayberry

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