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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Mid-America sports news from The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Le'Veon Bell ran for 179 yards and a touchdown, and Antonio Brown made an acrobatic touchdown catch in the fourth quarter, to help Pittsburgh beat Kansas City. The Chiefs were the NFL's last unbeaten team, but they struggled until late in the game to the move the ball. They still had a chance until Alex Smith's fourth down pass fell incomplete with less than a minute left in the game.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska has chosen Washington State athletics director Bill Moos to head its sports program. University officials announced the pick on Sunday, less than four weeks after firing Shawn Eichorst from the position and one day after the Husker football team's blowout loss to Ohio State. University of Nebraska Chancellor Ronnie Green praised Moos in a statement as a "proven winner" and program builder who stood out in a competitive field of candidates.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - Andrew Dykstra recorded his first shutout since 2014 and Sporting Kansas City clinched a playoff spot after a 0-0 tie against the Houston Dynamo on Sunday in their second meeting in four days. After the game, Houston learned it secured a playoff berth _ needing losses by Real Salt Lake and FC Dallas.

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