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Air Force gets first conference win 41-35

Oct. 20, 2018 2:27 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — For Air Force, trailing at halftime means nothing. The Falcons improved to 4-1 this season in such games. Isaiah Sanders accounted for four touchdowns Friday night to lead Air Force to a 41-35 win over UNLV. The Rebels held a 21-20 lead at halftime, but Air Force (3-4, 1-3 Mountain West)...

Rypien leads Boise State in romp over Colorado State 56-28

Oct. 20, 2018 1:14 AM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Brett Rypien threw for 308 yards and four touchdowns to lead Boise State over Colorado State 56-28 on Friday night. Boise State (5-2, 3-1 Mountain West), which had to rally from a 35-10 halftime deficit last season against the Rams, flipped the script this time in racing out to a 35-7...

Lamar rushes for 179 yards, 2 TDs in Yale win

Oct. 19, 2018 10:31 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Alan Lamar ran for 179 yards and two touchdowns and Yale beat Pennsylvania 23-10 on Friday night. Lamar gained 47 yards on the first offensive play of the game, and Kurt Rawlings capped the drive with a 4-yard sneak. Lamar made it 15-3 with a 47-yard touchdown run on third-and-4 and his...

Crowd of 50,000-plus will watch Minnesota's last home game

Oct. 19, 2018 8:25 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After almost two full years as a Major League Soccer franchise, Minnesota United FC has been an unquestionably successful draw in a crowded sports market. The Loons have more than 50,000 tickets sold and distributed for their final home game of the season to prove it. When Minnesota...

Ellison suspended from IU, permanently dismissed from team

Oct. 19, 2018 7:52 PM EDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Morgan Ellison has been suspended for 2 1/2 years from Indiana University in a sexual assault case, dismissing him permanently from the football team. The university announced the suspension Friday, saying the ban from all university-related activities resulted in the running...

One losing streak will end when Oregon St hosts Cal

Oct. 19, 2018 7:29 PM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — The California Golden Bears are looking for a boost after a three-game losing streak. The last thing the team wants is a repeat of last season, when Cal lost four of its last five games to finish fifth in the Pac-12 North above only Oregon State — the team that the Bears face...

Chris Mack embraces challenge at scandal-plagued Louisville

Oct. 19, 2018 6:18 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Chris Mack expected big changes when he left a school coming off a NCAA Tournament No. 1 seeding for scandal-plagued program with a rich basketball tradition. Louisville's first-year coach hit the ground running after leaving Xavier, attracting several transfers to supplement the...

Arizona QB Rhett Rodriguez makes first start against UCLA

Oct. 19, 2018 6:05 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kevin Sumlin's last trip to the Rose Bowl was a nightmare as UCLA rallied in the fourth quarter to beat Texas A&M. The first-year Arizona coach now faces a return without his best player as the Wildcats face UCLA. Quarterback Khalil Tate, a Los Angeles native who many saw as a...

APNewsBreak: Kickoff fair catches not catching on

Oct. 19, 2018 5:53 PM EDT

The new college football rule rewarding teams for making fair catches on kickoffs has not caught on like officiating supervisors expected and more changes could be made in 2019 to further reduce kick returns or make them safer. If a fair catch is made on a kickoff anywhere between the goal line and 25 this...

Spartans, Wolverines showing respect before big matchup

Oct. 19, 2018 5:40 PM EDT

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio began his news conference this week by talking about how well Michigan is playing, and how the No. 6 Wolverines certainly deserve a lofty ranking. He later pointed out that recent matchups between the Spartans and Wolverines have been played in...