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South Carolina tries to keep success against Missouri going

Sep. 20, 2019 3:01 AM EDT

The only player on the Missouri roster who knows what it's like to beat South Carolina is Kelly Bryant, and the quarterback transfer didn't even accomplish the feat with the Tigers. He did it two years ago while playing for Clemson. The Tigers, who welcome South Carolina to Faurot Field for their SEC opener...

Struggling South Carolina faces crucial 2-game stretch

Sep. 17, 2019 5:05 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's players understand the early challenge they have to prevent their season from fully spiraling out of control. There were a lot of grim faces, steady eyes as the Gamecocks seemed more focused at practice this week. "We're desperate right now," Gamecocks cornerback...

Lawrence leads No. 1 Clemson past Syracuse 41-6

Sep. 15, 2019 1:18 AM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence was forced to be a spectator a year ago when a hard hit to the helmet knocked him out in the second quarter of his first college start. This time he left in the fourth quarter with the game well in hand. Lawrence threw for a career-high 395 yards...

Missouri scores in all phases in 50-0 victory over SEMO

Sep. 15, 2019 1:08 AM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — After a humbling performance in the season opener, Missouri's defense has taken out its frustration on two straight opponents, including a 50-0 shutout of Southeast Missouri on Saturday night. The Tigers (2-1) held the Redhawks (1-2) to 94 total yards. "Our defense played with good...

Missouri aims for complete game as SEMO rolls into town

Sep. 13, 2019 3:01 AM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Southeast Missouri State coach Tom Matukewicz probably cringed just a little bit when he watched film of Missouri's first-half destruction of rebuilding West Virginia last week. Then he probably cringed a little more when he watched the second half. The Tigers bounced back from a...

No. 1 Clemson's trip to Syracuse headlines ACC weekend

Sep. 12, 2019 4:06 AM EDT

Here are things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference in Week 3: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 1 Clemson at Syracuse. This one might've had a bit more juice a week ago, but the Tigers' trip to the Carrier Dome still stacks up as the best game of a weekend in which four ACC teams face off against FCS schools. Syracuse...

Missouri rolls to 38-7 win over West Virginia in home opener

Sep. 7, 2019 5:01 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri coach Barry Odom showed up this week displaying little black-and-yellow cards that he handed out to his team that read quite simply: "Takeaways = Victory." The Tigers didn't have enough of them in a stunning loss to Wyoming last weekend. They had plenty in a 38-7 blowout of...

Missouri tries to rebound against rebuilding West Virginia

Sep. 6, 2019 3:02 AM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri coach Barry Odom insisted all fall his team is good enough to play with just about anybody into the fourth quarter. Turned out lousy for the Tigers last weekend. Despite a frantic late rally, Missouri fell 37-31 at Wyoming in one of the big upsets so far this season. The...

No. 12 Aggies, No. 6 LSU have huge nonconference road tests

Sep. 5, 2019 4:06 AM EDT

Here are some things to watch during the second week of the Southeastern Conference football season. GAME OF THE WEEK No. 12 Texas A&M at No. 1 Clemson: Texas A&M gave Clemson one of its toughest tests during its run to the national championship last season, yet the Aggies enter the rematch as 17-point...

Bottoming out: SEC's top teams roll, other squads struggle

Sep. 4, 2019 11:02 AM EDT

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — With several SEC teams reeling from opening-week flops the Southeastern Conference didn't look like "top to bottom" the best league in the country as its coaches have long proclaimed. Only the top teams did their part. SEC teams in the bottom portion of the standings are looking to...