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AP College Football Poll: LSU back to No. 5; Michigan to 6th

Oct. 14, 2018 4:21 PM EDT

After four of the top eight teams lost, The Associated Press college football poll had a new look behind No. 1 Alabama, with Ohio State reaching No. 2, LSU jumping back to No. 5 and Michigan moving into the top 10 for the first time this season. The Crimson Tide received all but one of the 61 first-place votes...

Police probe brawl of rightist, leftist Oregon protesters

Oct. 14, 2018 3:41 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities in Oregon have launched an investigation on assaults that stemmed from a Portland street brawl that erupted this weekend between demonstrators with a right-wing group and left-wing counter-protesters, media outlets reported Sunday. There were no immediate arrests following...

Point made: No. 12 Oregon gets validation plan is working

Oct. 14, 2018 3:25 PM EDT

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Mario Cristobal knew he could talk about all the ways he wanted to remodel Oregon and get the Ducks back into being an elite program. At some point there needed to be validation. There needed to be the tangible proof what Oregon's first-year coach was trying to sell was working. "All...

No. 17 Oregon outlasts No. 7 Washington 30-27 in OT

Oct. 13, 2018 9:02 PM EDT

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Mario Cristobal sprinted down the sideline beginning for a timeout. If Oregon was going to announce it was back among the elite of the Pac-12 Conference after a couple of down years, the coach wasn't about to risk a pass when it was obvious for the Ducks to do just that. The Ducks were...

Davis Alexander runs for 3 TDs; PSU beats N. Colorado 35-14

Oct. 13, 2018 8:18 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Davis Alexander passed for 90 yards and ran for 72 yards and three touchdowns to help Portland State beat Northern Colorado 35-14 on Saturday. Alexander had scoring runs of 9, 5 and 9 yards to give the Vikings (3-4, 2-2 Big Sky Conference) a 21-0 lead early in the second quarter....

Defendant lunges for officer's gun in Oregon courtroom

Oct. 12, 2018 7:12 PM EDT

NEWPORT, Ore. (AP) — Video shows a dramatic Oregon courtroom scuffle in which a defendant lunges for a police officer's gun. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports a judge had denied a request by deputies to restrain 27-year-old Scott Lemmon in court Wednesday. In the video, Lemmon stands up and grabs for a gun...

No. 17 Oregon seeks redemption hosting No. 7 Washington

Oct. 12, 2018 2:45 PM EDT

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — In the same way the number 12 will never be forgotten in the long history of the border rivalry between Washington and Oregon — as in 12 straight wins by the Ducks — so will the number 70. As in 70 points. That's the number of points Washington scored the last time it...

No. 7 Washington at No. 17 Oregon top Pac-12 game this week

Oct. 11, 2018 6:55 PM EDT

Here are some things to watch in Week 7 of the Pac-12 Conference football season: GAME OF THE WEEK: No. 7 Washington at No. 17 Oregon. The Ducks (4-1, 1-1 Pac-12) had an 11-game winning streak over the Huskies (5-1, 3-0) until the past two years. That's when Washington outscored Oregon 108-24, including a 70-21...

Nebraska's Frost took step to stop migration to Oregon St.

Oct. 11, 2018 4:24 PM EDT

First-year Nebraska coach Scott Frost said Thursday the transfers of three of his former players to Oregon State raised his suspicions, though he stopped short of leveling a tampering charge against the Beavers. Linebacker Avery Roberts, quarterback Tristan Gebbia and receiver Tyjon Lindsey all transferred from...

No. 7 Washington faces No. 17 Oregon in Pac-12 North clash

Oct. 11, 2018 10:46 AM EDT

No. 7 Washington (5-1, 3-0 Pac-12) at No. 17 Oregon (4-1, 1-1), 3:30 p.m. ET (ABC/ESPN2) Line: Washington by 3. Series record: Washington leads 60-45-5. WHAT'S AT STAKE Control of the Pac-12 North race is at stake in the first visit by the Huskies to Autzen Stadium since their stunning 70-21 pummeling of the...