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Air Force gets first conference win 41-35

Oct. 20, 2018 2:27 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — For Air Force, trailing at halftime means nothing. The Falcons improved to 4-1 this season in such games. Isaiah Sanders accounted for four touchdowns Friday night to lead Air Force to a 41-35 win over UNLV. The Rebels held a 21-20 lead at halftime, but Air Force (3-4, 1-3 Mountain West)...

Rypien leads Boise State in romp over Colorado State 56-28

Oct. 20, 2018 1:14 AM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Brett Rypien threw for 308 yards and four touchdowns to lead Boise State over Colorado State 56-28 on Friday night. Boise State (5-2, 3-1 Mountain West), which had to rally from a 35-10 halftime deficit last season against the Rams, flipped the script this time in racing out to a 35-7...

Lamar rushes for 179 yards, 2 TDs in Yale win

Oct. 19, 2018 10:31 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Alan Lamar ran for 179 yards and two touchdowns and Yale beat Pennsylvania 23-10 on Friday night. Lamar gained 47 yards on the first offensive play of the game, and Kurt Rawlings capped the drive with a 4-yard sneak. Lamar made it 15-3 with a 47-yard touchdown run on third-and-4 and his...

Ellison suspended from IU, permanently dismissed from team

Oct. 19, 2018 7:52 PM EDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Morgan Ellison has been suspended for 2 1/2 years from Indiana University in a sexual assault case, dismissing him permanently from the football team. The university announced the suspension Friday, saying the ban from all university-related activities resulted in the running...

Jets' Myers kicked way through 'long road' into record books

Oct. 19, 2018 7:33 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jason Myers kept jogging onto the field to kick one field goal after another. Once, twice, six times. By the time he went out to boot his seventh last Sunday, the New York Jets kicker wasn't sure how many he had against Denver. Myers just knew there were lots of them. "Someone...

One losing streak will end when Oregon St hosts Cal

Oct. 19, 2018 7:29 PM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — The California Golden Bears are looking for a boost after a three-game losing streak. The last thing the team wants is a repeat of last season, when Cal lost four of its last five games to finish fifth in the Pac-12 North above only Oregon State — the team that the Bears face...

AP Source: Raiders RB Lynch to miss month with groin injury

Oct. 19, 2018 6:48 PM EDT

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch will miss at least a month because of a groin injury. A person familiar with the injury said Friday that an MRI this week determined the severity of the injury. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team has not made any...

Dolphins' Wake might return against Lions; Riddick out

Oct. 19, 2018 6:16 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake is on a course to return Sunday against Detroit from a knee injury that sidelined him the past two weeks. Wake is listed as questionable but took full part in practice Friday. He coyly declined to say whether he expected to play but added, "It'll be...

Arizona QB Rhett Rodriguez makes first start against UCLA

Oct. 19, 2018 6:05 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kevin Sumlin's last trip to the Rose Bowl was a nightmare as UCLA rallied in the fourth quarter to beat Texas A&M. The first-year Arizona coach now faces a return without his best player as the Wildcats face UCLA. Quarterback Khalil Tate, a Los Angeles native who many saw as a...

Saints scratch Peat vs. Ravens, hope Ginn plays this season

Oct. 19, 2018 6:05 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints coach Sean Payton says there is a "very realistic" possibility of injured receiver Ted Ginn Jr. playing again this season. Meanwhile, New Orleans has ruled out left guard Andrus Peat and listed right guard Larry Warford as questionable for Sunday's game at Baltimore. Peat has...