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

Oct. 16, 2021 20:38 PM 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. ...

Aidan O'Connell, David Bell lead Purdue past No. 2 Iowa 24-7

Oct. 16, 2021 20:10 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Aidan O’Connell threw for 374 yards and accounted for three touchdowns, David Bell had a career-best 240 yards receiving, and Purdue continued its recent mastery over No. 2 Iowa with a 24-7 upset Saturday. The Boilermakers (4-2, 2-1 Big Ten)...

Week 7 preview: UGA looks to avoid another upset of No. 1

Oct. 15, 2021 03:03 AM EDT

No. 1 has been a particularly secure position during the College Football Playoff era. Last week's Alabama loss as the No. 1 team in the country to Texas A&M was just the fourth outside of the playoff for the top-ranked team in the AP poll during the eight-year...

UI seeks volunteers to help Kinnick Stadium staff shortage

Oct. 14, 2021 15:31 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — With three more home football games to go and Kinnick Stadium facing severe staffing shortages, the University of Iowa has sent out a call for “game day volunteers” willing to work at stadium gates, in sections for disabled spectators and in premium club areas...

Franklin responds to Iowa's Ferentz, denied faking injuries

Oct. 14, 2021 12:38 PM EDT

Penn State's James Franklin denied any of his defensive players pretended to be injured during the Iowa game — detailing each one who went down — in response to Hawkeyes coach Kirk Ferentz indicating he was suspicious of some of the stoppages in play. “How does this...

No. 2 Hawkeyes out to extend win streak when Purdue visits

Oct. 14, 2021 12:19 PM EDT

Purdue (3-2, 1-1 Big Ten) at No. 2 Iowa (6-0, 3-0), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (ABC). Line: Iowa by 11 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Purdue leads 49-39-3. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Iowa has its...

No. 2 Iowa, leading West, has eye on prize for Purdue visit

Oct. 14, 2021 11:02 AM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Kirk Ferentz is trying to keep his team grounded after No. 2 Iowa achieved the program's highest ranking since 1985. The Hawkeyes (6-0, 3-0 Big Ten) are on a 12-game winning streak with their victory over a top-five Penn State last week and have...

Boilermakers at No. 2 Iowa featured game on Big Ten schedule

Oct. 14, 2021 02:08 AM EDT

Things to watch during Week 7 of play in the Big Ten Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK Purdue at No. 2 Iowa The Hawkeyes (6-0, 3-0 Big Ten) have won 12 straight and are coming off a dramatic come-from-behind win over Penn State in what...

'Punting Is Winning' shirts symbolize No. 2 Hawkeyes' season

Oct. 12, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Tory Taylor is selling a T-shirt for charity that bears the three-word slogan “Punting Is Winning.” Yes, it is. No. 2 Iowa enters its home game against Purdue on Saturday with records of 6-0 overall and 3-0 in the Big Ten...

POLL ALERT: Georgia is No. 1 during regular season for first time since 1982; Iowa, Cincinnati next; Tide slips to No. 5

Oct. 10, 2021 14:02 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — POLL ALERT: Georgia is No. 1 during regular season for first time since 1982; Iowa, Cincinnati next; Tide slips to No. 5.