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FAU coach Kiffin fined $5K for tweet criticizing officials

Oct. 21, 2019 12:10 AM EDT

Florida Atlantic coach Lane Kiffin was fined $5,000 and reprimanded by Conference USA for criticizing the officiating in the Owls' Friday game by positing on Twitter a photo of blind officials, using canes and being led around by seeing eye dogs. Kiffin tweeted out the photo-shopped image Saturday night and...

AP Top 25: Ohio State jumps Clemson to 3rd; Wisconsin falls

Oct. 20, 2019 9:45 PM EDT

Ohio State edged past Clemson to No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll and Wisconsin dropped to 13th after being upset ahead of its showdown with the Buckeyes. Alabama remained No. 1 on Sunday in the AP Top 25 presented by Regions Bank, receiving 24 first-place votes. No. 2 LSU held its place and...

South Carolina reserve DB Cook dismissed after arrest

Oct. 20, 2019 7:10 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina reserve defensive back Jamel Cook has been dismissed from the team after his arrest for domestic violence Friday. Cook was charged with second-degree domestic violence. He was released on a $5,000 personal recognizance bond and has a court hearing date of Nov. 18,...

Once again, No. 4 Clemson not allowing many yards or points

Oct. 20, 2019 4:45 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — If Clemson's defense is a work in progress, the growing pains aren't showing in the box score or the scoreboard. The No. 4 Tigers appear to be as stingy as last year's national championship team. Clemson (7-0, 5-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) hasn't yielded more than 294 yards since...

Saban: Alabama QB Tagovailoa has procedure for ankle injury

Oct. 20, 2019 3:16 PM EDT

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa has had a procedure for a high ankle sprain and will miss Saturday's game against Arkansas. Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban says Tagovailoa had what's known as a "tightrope" procedure on his right ankle Sunday. He says it's the same injury the 2018...

As Atlanta metro area booms, so does football in Georgia

Oct. 20, 2019 3:07 PM EDT

MILTON, Ga. (AP) — The lawn in front of Milton High School looks big enough for a football field and provides a grand welcome mat to a building that would fit right in on the campus of a prestigious college, with its colonnade leading to an entrance of glass doors and tall windows. The 14-year-old building...

BYU upsets No. 14 Boise State 28-25

Oct. 20, 2019 4:08 AM EDT

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Facing a Top 25 team in his first career start didn't faze Baylor Romney. Romney threw for 221 yards and two touchdowns to help BYU upset No. 14 Boise State 28-25 on Saturday night. The Cougars snapped a three-game losing streak with their first victory over the Broncos since 2015. BYU...

Rawlings throws for 4 TDs; Yale rallies, beat Richmond 28-27

Oct. 20, 2019 3:57 AM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Kurt Rawlings threw four touchdown passes and Yale scored 14 points in the final 83 seconds to beat Richmond 28-27 on Saturday night. Rawlings was 25-of-42 passing for 249 yards with no interceptions and Reed Klubnik had eight receptions for 90 yards and two touchdowns —...

Schmidt accounts for 4 TDs, Air Force beats Hawaii 56-26

Oct. 20, 2019 3:53 AM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — It's likely that Mike Schmidt won't soon forget his first trip to Hawaii. Air Force's backup quarterback came off the bench to account for four touchdowns and the Falcons beat Hawaii 56-26 on Saturday night. Air Force (5-2, 3-1 Mountain West), which had 324 total yards by halftime, scored...

Bright runs for 2 TDs as Utah State beats Nevada 36-10

Oct. 20, 2019 2:25 AM EDT

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Gerold Bright had 126 yards rushing and two scores on 15 carries, Savon Scarver had a 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown, and Utah State beat Nevada 36-10 in the snow on Saturday night. The Wolf Pack, on the game's opening possession, had first-and-goal from the 8 but a holding...