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Edwards exceeds expectations, Kelly disappoints in 2nd year

Oct. 22, 2019 6:31 PM EDT

When Chip Kelly and Herm Edwards were hired, many praised UCLA for being able to beat Florida for Kelly's services and criticized Arizona State for hiring a former NFL coach who had not been on the sidelines since 2008. Nearly two years later those perceptions have changed. Edwards has the Sun Devils on the cusp...

Henry Thomas, star of 'E.T.', arrested for DUI in Oregon

Oct. 22, 2019 2:10 PM EDT

TUALATIN, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say Henry Thomas, the actor who starred as a child in "E.T. the Extra Terrestrial," has been arrested for driving under the influence in Oregon. The 48-year-old Thomas was booked into the Washington County Jail and faces the misdemeanor charge after police said they found...

Savarino scores in 87th, Real Salt Lake beats Timbers 2-1

Oct. 20, 2019 12:22 AM EDT

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Jefferson Savarino scored in the 87th minute and Real Salt Lake beat the Portland Timbers 2-1 in the first round of the MLS playoffs Saturday night. Real Salt Lake advanced to play at the Seattle Sounders in the conference semifinals Wednesday night. Joao Plata's cross along the top of...

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Week before showdown, Wisconsin exposed

Oct. 20, 2019 12:17 AM EDT

On Friday night, No. 4 Ohio State went to Northwestern and buried a struggling and outclassed opponent, just the way an elite team is supposed to do. For those glancing ahead to next week, it was hard not to think: Boy, Wisconsin messed around with Northwestern and only beat the Wildcats by nine. Hmmm. Transitive...

Herbert rallies No. 12 Oregon past No. 25 Washington 35-31

Oct. 19, 2019 8:38 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — For all he's accomplished in his Oregon career, Justin Herbert had never faced the challenge of rallying from this much of a deficit, on the road and against the Ducks' most hated rival. Doing so would all but lock up the Pac-12 North, keep Oregon on the very fringes of the College Football...

Oregon State blows lead, comes back to beat Cal 21-17

Oct. 19, 2019 7:23 PM EDT

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Having seen his team dominate California all game, Oregon State coach Jonathan Smith felt it was appropriate that linebacker Hamilcar Rashed Jr. put an emphatic stamp on the day with with a game-ending sack. It was the season-high ninth sack by Smith's defense and helped erase any...

Video shows coach disarming, embracing Oregon student

Oct. 19, 2019 6:36 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities have released a video that shows part of a former Oregon football star's successful effort to disarm a student who brought a shotgun to a Portland high school. The video released Friday by the Multnomah County District Attorney's Office shows Keanon Lowe and the student...

California tries to get back on track against Oregon State

Oct. 18, 2019 4:09 PM EDT

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — California safety Trey Turner III realizes time is running out for the up-and-down Golden Bears to make their mark in the Pac-12 this season. After starting the season 4-0, including road wins at Washington and Mississippi, Cal has stumbled in consecutive losses to Arizona State and...

King of the North? No. 12 Oregon visits No. 25 Washington

Oct. 18, 2019 2:55 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — A year ago, Jacob Eason sat on his couch in Seattle and watched on television as a sea of yellow and green enveloped the field at Autzen Stadium after Oregon got the better of its northern neighbors. Eason couldn't do anything that day other than watch since he was sitting out a year after...

No. 25 Washington hosts No. 12 Oregon in rivalry showdown

Oct. 17, 2019 2:47 PM EDT

No. 12 Oregon (5-1, 3-0 Pac-12) at No. 25 Washington (5-2, 2-2), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (ABC). Line: Oregon by 2 1/2. Series record: Washington leads 60-46-5. WHAT'S AT STAKE? Oregon is in complete control of the Pac-12 North, but its path to a division title will face its biggest obstacle traveling to Seattle...