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  • St. Francis (Pa) routs East Tennessee State 58-9 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 4:03 pm

    JOHNSON CITY, Tennessee - Robert Miller and Sean Orsini both returned interceptions for touchdowns in the first half and St. Francis (Pa) routed East Tennessee State 58-9 on Saturday.

  • Boykin throws 5 TDs, No. 4 TCU blows out Texas 50-7 story has photos
    Updated: Oct-03-15 3:49 pm

    FORT WORTH, Texas - Trevone Boykin threw five touchdown passes, including four to freshman KaVontae Turpin, and No. 4 TCU rode a 30-point first quarter to a 50-7 rout of Texas on Saturday.

  • No. 22 Michigan smothers Maryland 28-0 in Big Ten opener story has photos
    Updated: Oct-03-15 3:45 pm

    COLLEGE PARK, Maryland - Desmond Morgan had nine tackles and an interception, part of a dominating defensive performance by No. 22 Michigan in a 28-0 rout of Maryland on Saturday.

  • Missouri beats South Carolina 24-10 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 3:35 pm

    COLUMBIA, Missouri - Three turnovers helped Missouri on its way to a 24-10 victory against South Carolina Saturday.

  • Thorson has 2 TDs, No. 16 Northwestern tops Minnesota 27-0 story has photos
    Updated: Oct-03-15 3:35 pm

    EVANSTON, Illinois - Clayton Thorson scored two touchdowns, Justin Jackson ran for 120 yards and the Northwestern defense turned in another dominant performance as the No. 16 Wildcats shut out Minnesota 27-0 on Saturday.

  • Balanced Penn State defeats Army 20-14 story has photos
    Updated: Oct-03-15 3:31 pm

    STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - Christian Hackenberg passed for 156 yards and a touchdown and Penn State beat Army 20-14 at Beaver Stadium.

  • No. 2 Michigan State holds off Purdue 24-21 story has photos
    Updated: Oct-03-15 3:30 pm

    EAST LANSING, Michigan - LJ Scott ran for 146 yards and two touchdowns, and No. 2 Michigan State held on through a lackluster second half to beat Purdue 24-21 on Saturday.

  • Iowa State throttles Kansas 38-13 story has photos
    Updated: Oct-03-15 3:28 pm

    AMES, Iowa - Iowa's State 13-year drought in Big 12 openers is finished, thanks partly to a Kansas team that could be in for a very long league season.

  • Pittsburgh holds off Virginia Tech 17-13 story has photos
    Updated: Oct-03-15 3:28 pm

    BLACKSBURG, Virginia - Qadree Ollison ran for 122 yards and a second-half touchdown and Pittsburgh limited Virginia Tech to just 100 yards of offense Saturday in a 17-13 victory that opened both teams' Atlantic Coast Conference seasons.

  • Iowa forces 4 turnovers, tops No. 19 Wisconsin 10-6 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 3:26 pm

    MADISON, Wisconsin - Jordan Canzeri ran for 125 yards and Iowa took advantage of four turnovers by Wisconsin quarterback Joel Stave to upset the 19th-ranked Badgers 10-6 on Saturday.

  • Duquesne beats CCSU 27-10 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 3:11 pm

    PITTSBURGH - Klartel Claridy rushed for 123 yards and two touchdowns, Rafiq Douglas ran for another score and Duquesne cashed in on turnovers to beat Central Connecticut State University 27-10 on Saturday in a Northeast Conference opener.

  • Robert Morris squeaks by Wagner, 9-6 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 3:01 pm

    NEW YORK - Connor Shennan kicked three field goals, including the 19-yard game winner with 24 seconds remaining, to lead Robert Morris to a 9-6 victory over Wagner on Saturday.

  • Injured Conklin not dressed for No. 2 Spartans 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 12:27 pm

    EAST LANSING, Michigan - Michigan State tackle Jack Conklin has not dressed for the second-ranked Spartans on Saturday against Purdue.

  • BYU overcomes 3 turnovers to beat UConn 30-13 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 1:51 am

    PROVO, Utah - Tanner Mangum was 35 of 53 for 365 yards and connected with Mitch Mathews for two fourth-quarter touchdowns to help BYU beat UConn 30-13 on Friday night.

  • Memphis remains unbeaten, extends winning streak to 12 
    Updated: Oct-02-15 11:40 pm

    TAMPA, Florida - Unbeaten Memphis is off to its best start in 54 years and eager to find out how it stacks up against one of the nation's top teams.

  • Southern Utah handles Weber State 44-0 
    Updated: Oct-02-15 11:25 pm

    ODGEN, Utah - LeShaun Sims and Taylor Nelson both returned interceptions for touchdowns and Southern Utah beat Weber State 41-0 on Friday night.

  • 3 MLB games postponed as Atlantic faces rain and wind story has photos
    Updated: Oct-02-15 11:01 pm

    NEW YORK - Three major league baseball games were postponed Friday as the East Coast faced steady rain with Hurricane Joaquin swirling in the Atlantic.

  • Temple beats Charlotte 37-3 for first 4-0 start since 1974 
    Updated: Oct-02-15 10:59 pm

    CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Jahad Thomas ran for 109 yards and two touchdowns to help Temple beat Charlotte 37-3 in the rain on Friday night for the Owls' first 4-0 start since 1974.

  • Will quarterbacks re-emerge in the Heisman, draft picture? story has photos
    Updated: Oct-02-15 10:54 pm

    Quarterbacks have won the Heisman Trophy five straight seasons and have been selected first in the NFL Draft five of the last seven years.

  • Princeton hands Columbia 24th straight loss, 10-5 
    Updated: Oct-02-15 10:48 pm

    PRINCETON, New Jersey - John Lovett threw a first-quarter touchdown pass to Trevor Osborne, the Princeton defense intercepted three passes and recovered a fumble, and the Tigers beat Columbia 10-5 on a rainy Friday night for the Lions' 24th straight loss.

  • Harvard cruises past Georgetown 45-0 
    Updated: Oct-02-15 10:13 pm

    CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts - Paul Stanton Jr. rushed for 113 yards and two scores, Noah Reimers added three touchdown runs, and Harvard cruised past Georgetown 45-0 on Friday night.

  • Colgate makes late stand to hold off Cornell 28-21 
    Updated: Oct-02-15 10:09 pm

    ITHACA, New York - Jake Melville threw two touchdown passes and ran for one, the Colgate defense made a last-minute stand and the Raiders held off Cornell 28-21 on Friday night.

  • Louisville probing claim staffer hired escorts for recruits story has photos
    Updated: Oct-02-15 9:48 pm

    Louisville is investigating allegations that former Cardinals men's basketball staffer Andre McGee brought escorts into dorm parties, and paid for the women to strip and have sex with recruits, their fathers and players.

  • Beilein: Irvin should be able to practice by start of season 
    Updated: Oct-02-15 8:31 pm

    ANN ARBOR, Michigan - The optimism surrounding the Michigan basketball team this season is predicated on one main thing - better health for the team's top players.

  • Softball players sue NY college, ex-coach for sex harassment 
    Updated: Oct-02-15 8:28 pm

    NEW YORK - Three members of the Nyack College women's softball team sued the Christian school Friday, saying it failed to protect them from a former coach who sexually harassed them and invited them to get life coaching from a pornographic actress.