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Hokit runs for 3 TDs, Fresno State beats UNLV 56-27

Oct. 19, 2019 1:49 AM EDT

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Josh Hokit had two of his three touchdown runs in the fourth quarter to help Fresno State pull away from UNLV for a 56-27 win on Friday night. The Bulldogs (3-3, 1-1 Mountain West Conference) took the lead for good on Hokit's first TD run that made it 14-10 in the second quarter....

Fields leads No. 4 Ohio State past Northwestern 52-3

Oct. 19, 2019 1:15 AM EDT

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Eyeing a playoff spot and a shot at the national championship, No. 4 Ohio State sure is locked in at the moment. Justin Fields threw for four touchdowns, J.K. Dobbins rushed for 121 yards and the Buckeyes pounded Northwestern 52-3 on Friday night. Ohio State (7-0, 4-0 Big Ten) did...

Pitt beats Syracuse 27-20; defense racks up 9 sacks

Oct. 19, 2019 12:34 AM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — When the Pitt Panthers went into halftime against Syracuse with an 18-point lead, quarterback Kenny Pickett didn't like what he saw and let his teammates know it. "Too many smiles," Pickett said, recounting his impassioned halftime speech. "I play this game real seriously. The game...

Duke-Kansas opener, NCAA tourney highlight MSG hoops slate

Oct. 18, 2019 11:06 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — This season's college basketball schedule at Madison Square Garden tips off next month with a marquee doubleheader featuring four powerhouse programs: Duke, Kansas, Kentucky and Michigan State. The NCAA Tournament also comes to "The World's Most Famous Arena" again with the East Regional...

Marshall outlasts FAU in wild 4th quarter, 36-31

Oct. 18, 2019 10:38 PM EDT

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Brenden Knox scored the go-ahead touchdown with 36 seconds left in the fourth quarter and Marshall beat Florida Atlantic 36-31 on Friday night. Knox finished with 23 carries for 220 yards and two touchdowns for the Thundering Herd (4-3, 2-1 Conference USA). His game-winning 17-yard...

Michigan State's Davis enters transfer portal

Oct. 18, 2019 8:56 PM EDT

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Another Michigan State football player has entered the transfer portal: tight end Noah Davis. The school announced the move Friday. Davis missed all of last season with a knee injury. He's played in four games this season but does not have a catch. It's the third time this week...

Ricky Williams' Heisman sells for auction-record $504,000

Oct. 18, 2019 8:36 PM EDT

The Heisman Trophy won by Ricky Wiliams in 1998 at Texas was sold at auction for $504,000, setting a record for college football's most recognizable award. The winning bid for the trophy in Heritage Auctions' Fall Sports Memorabilia Collectibles offerings exceeded the previous auction record for a Heisman set...

Auburn's Malzahn returns home to face old friend at Arkansas

Oct. 18, 2019 8:22 PM EDT

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Like most football players who grew up in Arkansas, Gus Malzahn dreamed about wearing the cardinal helmet with the running Razorback on the side. As a star at Fort Smith Christian School, Malzahn walked on at Arkansas in the early 1980s, but eventually left Fayetteville for...

Kemba Walker returns to UConn for First Night celebration

Oct. 18, 2019 8:07 PM EDT

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Former UConn basketball star Kemba Walker returned to campus Friday to get a good look at the next generation of Huskies. The Boston Celtics guard, who led Connecticut to the 2011 national championship, was among the thousands of fans who attended First Night, the annual celebration...

USC, Arizona eye Pac-12 South title runs ahead of showdown

Oct. 18, 2019 4:43 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California emerged from the difficult first half of its schedule with a fairly brutal record, at least by the Trojans' perennially lofty standards. Still smarting from a narrow loss at rival Notre Dame, USC (3-3, 2-1 Pac-12) spent this week resetting and refocusing on the six...