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Oregon wraps nonconference slate with 35-3 win over Montana

Sep. 15, 2019 3:03 AM EDT

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Justin Herbert threw for 316 yards and five touchdowns in No. 15 Oregon's 35-3 victory Saturday night over Montana, the Ducks' final tuneup before opening Pac-12 play at Stanford next week. Jacob Breeland and Johnny Johnson III each caught a pair of touchdowns for the Ducks (2-1), who...

Hightower, Bachmeier lead No. 22 Boise St past Portland St

Sep. 15, 2019 2:28 AM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — John Hightower returned a kickoff for a touchdown and caught another, and Hank Bachmeier threw for 238 yards as No. 22 Boise State beat Portland State 45-10 on Saturday night. Boise State (3-0), which was playing only its third FCS opponent since 2010, used its big-play offense to bury...

Arizona grinds out 28-14 win over Texas Tech

Sep. 15, 2019 2:23 AM EDT

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Khalil Tate accounted for 314 yards and two touchdowns, Gary Brightwell capped a late 99-yard drive with his second touchdown run and Arizona grinded out a 28-14 win over Texas Tech Saturday night. Arizona (2-1) hit a few chunk plays passing, but it was the ground game that made the...

Maier throws for 4 TDs as UC Davis beats Lehigh 41-13

Sep. 15, 2019 2:04 AM EDT

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Jake Maier was 38-of-49 passing for 389 yards and four touchdowns and UC Davis cruised to a 41-13 win over Lehigh on Saturday night. Carson Crawford had nine receptions for 148 yards and a score, Khris Vaughn had two touchdown catches and Ulonzo Gilliam Jr. had 15 carries for 56 yards...

Udinski leads as VMI holds on to beat ETSU 31-24 in OT

Sep. 15, 2019 1:36 AM EDT

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Reece Udinski threw for two touchdowns including the game-winner in overtime as VMI held on to beat East Tennessee State 31-24 on Saturday night. Udinski fired a 21-yard pass to Javeon Lara to make it 31-24 in the overtime period for the Keydets (2-1) victory. Udinski was...

Lawrence leads No. 1 Clemson past Syracuse 41-6

Sep. 15, 2019 1:18 AM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence was forced to be a spectator a year ago when a hard hit to the helmet knocked him out in the second quarter of his first college start. This time he left in the fourth quarter with the game well in hand. Lawrence threw for a career-high 395 yards...

Missouri scores in all phases in 50-0 victory over SEMO

Sep. 15, 2019 1:08 AM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — After a humbling performance in the season opener, Missouri's defense has taken out its frustration on two straight opponents, including a 50-0 shutout of Southeast Missouri on Saturday night. The Tigers (2-1) held the Redhawks (1-2) to 94 total yards. "Our defense played with good...

Hurts has 439 scrimmage yards, No. 5 Oklahoma's routs UCLA

Sep. 15, 2019 1:05 AM EDT

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Lincoln Reilly and Jalen Hurts sent the Big 12 a message in fifth-ranked Oklahoma's 48-14 victory over UCLA on Saturday night at the Rose Bowl. Despite 611 yards of offense — including 439 coming courtesy of Hurts — the Oklahoma coach and quarterback are far from...

Felila, Southern Utah beat Stephen F. Austin 45-38 in OT

Sep. 15, 2019 12:56 AM EDT

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Chris Helbig had 375 yards passing and James Felila scored two rushing touchdowns, including the eventual winner in overtime, to help Southern Utah beat Stephen F. Austin 45-38 on Saturday night. Helbig was 35 of 48 with two TD passes to Lance Dawson, Felila finished with 10 carries...

No. 25 Virginia barely hangs on, beats Seminoles 31-24

Sep. 15, 2019 12:54 AM EDT

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia turned the clock back 24 years and the No. 25 Cavaliers handed Florida State another gut-wrenching defeat. The Cavaliers stopped Cam Akers on a final-play run from the 4 on Saturday night and barely hung on for a 31-24 victory that was reminiscent of the one in 1995...