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Haener throws 4 TDs, Fresno State beats San Jose St. 40-9

Nov. 25, 2021 19:41 PM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw for 343 yards with four touchdowns and Fresno State defeated San Jose State 40-9 on Thursday, winning its fourth Mountain West Conference Thanksgiving Day game. Fresno State (9-3, 6-2) ended the first half with back-to-back...

No. 25 Fresno State preparing for showdown with Boise State

Nov. 04, 2021 15:22 PM EDT

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Coach Kalen DeBoer doesn’t think he’ll have much trouble keeping his team’s focus off being newly ranked this week. The No. 25 Bulldogs face long-time rival Boise State on Saturday for the first time since 2018, when the two teams met for the...

Fresno State shuts out Wyoming on road 17-0

Oct. 16, 2021 19:15 PM EDT

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Evan Williams made two of Fresno State's four interceptions and Wyoming turned the ball over five times as the Bulldogs blanked Wyoming 17-0 on Saturday. Wyoming (4-2, 0-2 Mountain West Conference) was shut out for the first time since being blanked...

No. 18 Fresno State looks to keep it roll going vs Hawaii

Sep. 30, 2021 15:57 PM EDT

No. 18 Fresno State (4-1, 1-0 Mountain West) vs. Hawaii (2-3, 0-1), Saturday at 10 p.m. EDT (CBS Sports Network). Line: Fresno State by 10 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Fresno State leads 29-23-1. WHAT’S...

North Carolina tries to regroup again, hosts rival Duke

Sep. 30, 2021 11:59 AM EDT

North Carolina’s potential-filled season has turned into one of frustration. The Tar Heels’ next chance to correct that wrong course comes Saturday in a visit from longtime nearby rival Duke. They started the season with a top-10 ranking for the first time in nearly a...

STAT WATCH: Air Force TD was longest run by a QB since 2003

Sep. 27, 2021 03:41 AM EDT

Air Force's Haaziq Daniels didn't just break the longest run of the weekend when he went 94 yards for a touchdown against Florida Atlantic. It was the longest by a Football Bowl Subdivision quarterback in 18 years. Daniels' big...

Haener rallies No. 22 Fresno State to 38-30 win over UNLV

Sep. 25, 2021 02:45 AM EDT

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — When the game was on the line, Fresno State kept going to a familiar formula. Jake Haener threw four TD passes in the second half to Jalen Cropper and No. 22 Fresno State rallied from a 12-point deficit to beat winless UNLV 38-30 on Friday night....

No. 22 Fresno St. savors return to poll before facing UNLV

Sep. 23, 2021 12:41 PM EDT

The start to this season was exactly what Kalen DeBoer had in mind for Fresno State when he took over as coach for the Bulldogs before the 2020 season. With an exciting big-play quarterback in Jake Haener and a solid roster surrounding him, Fresno State has made it back...

No. 22 Fresno State hosts UNLV after entering poll

Sep. 22, 2021 19:53 PM EDT

UNLV (0-3, 0-0 Mountain West) at No. 22 Fresno State (3-1, 0-0), Friday at 10 p.m. EDT (CBS Sports Network). Line: Fresno State by 30 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Fresno State leads 16-7. WHAT’S AT...

Haener lifts Fresno State to 40-37 upset of No. 13 UCLA

Sep. 19, 2021 03:55 AM EDT

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Fresno State's Jake Haener was able to overcome a crushing hit to his right hip to lead the Bulldogs to an upset victory over No. 13 UCLA. Haener threw for 455 yards, including the go-ahead touchdown pass to Jalen Cropper with 14 seconds...