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Rising rallies Utah to 35-21 win over No. 18 Arizona State

Oct. 17, 2021 03:21 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah is once again emerging as a serious Pac-12 title contender. The Utes are gaining momentum in pursuit of a third division title in four years after taking down a third straight league opponent. Cameron Rising threw for...

Strong helps Nevada pull away for 34-17 victory over Hawaii

Oct. 17, 2021 02:26 AM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Carson Strong passed for 395 yards and two third-quarter touchdowns and Nevada pulled away after halftime to beat Hawaii 34-17 in Mountain West Conference play on Saturday. The Wolf Pack (5-1, 2-0) scored first on a Brandon Talton 23-yard field goal...

No. 13 Ole Miss beats Tennessee 31-26; fans pelt field

Oct. 17, 2021 01:54 AM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — No. 13 Mississippi held off Tennessee 31-26 on Saturday night after Rebels coach Lane Kiffin avoided being by hit by golf balls as Volunteers fans pelted the field with objects in the chaotic final minutes. Ole Miss stopped Tennessee a yard shy...

Roberts powers Air Force to 24-17 victory over Boise State

Oct. 17, 2021 01:43 AM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Brad Roberts rushed for 138 yards and two touchdowns, Air Force’s defense turned in another stifling performance, and the Falcons knocked off Boise State 24-17 Saturday night. Air Force (6-1, 3-1 Mountain West Conference), which hasn’t started a...

Tarleton makes big first-half stand up, beats Dixie State

Oct. 17, 2021 01:26 AM EDT

SAINT GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Steven Duncan passed for 299 yards, Javy McDonald rushed for 173, and Tarleton defeated Dixie State 41-20 on Saturday night. Duncan passed for 275 yards and three touchdowns in the first half as the Texans (3-3, 1-0 Atlantic Sun-WAC challenge)...

No. 4 Oklahoma beats TCU 52-31 in Williams’ starting debut

Oct. 17, 2021 01:20 AM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Caleb Williams had a big starting debut for No. 4 Oklahoma, throwing for 295 yards and four touchdowns and running for another score in the Sooners’ 52-31 victory over TCU on Saturday night. The freshman from Washington, D.C., unseated Spencer...

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Mullen faces scrutiny; No. 2 Iowa upset

Oct. 17, 2021 00:53 AM EDT

In the Southeastern Conference, the coach on the hot seat can change week to week. Welcome, Dan Mullen. Florida's man had a lot of explaining to do Saturday after the 20th-ranked Gators lost to LSU and last week's coach-in-big-trouble Ed Orgeron. ...

UTEP wins fourth straight, smothers Louisiana Tech, 19-3

Oct. 17, 2021 00:53 AM EDT

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Deion Hankins ran for two first-quarter touchdowns and Texas-El Paso earned its fourth-straight win, rolling past Louisiana Tech, 19-3 in a Conference USA battle on Saturday night. Gavin Hardison completed 19 of 29 passes for 283 yards and had one...

Chenal's big game helps Wisconsin outlast Army 20-14

Oct. 17, 2021 00:49 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The one big weakness of Wisconsin’s otherwise outstanding defense this season has been its inability to force turnovers. But the Badgers finally produced a takeaway at a critical moment Saturday late in the fourth quarter and outlasted a pesky...

Hall, Purdy lead Iowa State past Kansas State, 33-20

Oct. 17, 2021 00:24 AM EDT

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Breece Hall rushed for 197 yards and two touchdowns and Brock Purdy was an efficient 22-of-25 for 208 yards and a score as Iowa State downed Kansas State 33-20 Saturday night. The Cyclones gained 210 yards on the ground and 208 yards through the...