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Central Florida wide receiver Marlon Williams (6) runs past Tulane safety Larry Brooks (31) on his way to a 54-yard touchdown on a pass play during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Gabriel throws 5 more touchdown passes in UCF's 51-34 win

Oct. 24, 2020 6:06 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Dillon Gabriel threw five touchdown passes — three to Marlon Williams — and UCF's top-ranked offense rolled in a 51-34 victory over Tulane on Saturday. Gabriel was 26-of-40 passing with 422 yards a week after throwing for a school-record 601 yards that included five...

FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2020, file photo, SMU head coach Sonny Dykes watches his team during an NCAA college football game against Tulane in New Orleans.  A meeting of undefeated Group of Five teams when No. 9 Cincinnati plays the No. 16 Mustangs on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, the American Athletic Conference’s top defense trying to stop one of the league's best offenses, and the first game matching Top 25 teams since SMU (5-0, 3-0 AAC) resumed playing on campus three decades ago. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton, File)

Cincinnati-SMU a Top 25 game like no other on Dallas campus

Oct. 22, 2020 5:52 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — There has never been a game quite like this on the SMU campus. A meeting of undefeated Group of Five teams when No. 9 Cincinnati plays the No. 16 Mustangs on Saturday night. The American Athletic Conference’s top defense trying to stop one of the league's best offenses, and the first...

SMU placekicker Chris Naggar (34) kicks the winning field goal in overtime to give his team a victory over Tulane in an NCAA college football game in New Orleans, Friday, Oct. 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)

No.. 17 SMU beats Tulane 37-34 in OT to improve to 5-0

Oct. 16, 2020 10:49 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Brandon Crossley ended the first overtime possession with an interception and Chris Naggar made a 34-yard field goal to give No. 17 SMU a 37-34 victory over Tulane on Friday night. Crossley intercepted Tulane freshman Michael Pratt’s pass to put the Mustangs (5-0, 3-0 American...

UTSA quarterback Lowell Narcisse (10) carries the ball as BYU's Zayne Anderson (23) and Troy Warner (4) close in for a tackle in the second half during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in Provo, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, Pool)

No. 14 BYU looks to improve to 5-0 in visit to Houston

Oct. 15, 2020 2:13 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — BYU coach Kalani Sitake is urging his 14th-ranked team to remain focused after its 4-0 start. BYU got a scare from UTSA last week before holding on for a 27-20 win. Now the schedule gets tougher as the team heads to Houston (1-0) on Friday night looking to keep its record perfect....

BYU quarterback Zach Wilson (1) throws downfield against UTSA in the second half during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in Provo, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, Pool)

No. 14 BYU looks to improve to 5-0 in visit to Houston

Oct. 15, 2020 12:11 PM EDT

No. 14 BYU (4-0) at Houston (1-0), Friday at 9:30 ET (ESPN). Line: BYU by 5. Series record: BYU leads 2-0. WHAT’S AT STAKE? BYU is looking to improve to 5-0 for the first time since 2008, with one of the last chances to pick up a statement win as the team has games against Texas State, Western Kentucky,...

SMU quarterback Shane Buechele (7) scrambles out of the pocket while being chased by Memphis defensive lineman Joseph Dorceus (94) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Dallas, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Roger Steinman)

No. 17 SMU puts unblemished record on the line at Tulane

Oct. 15, 2020 12:05 PM EDT

No. 17 SMU (4-0, 1-0 American Athletic Conference) at Tulane (2-2, 0-2), Friday at 6 p.m. ET (ESPN). Line: SMU by 6 1/2. Series record: Tied 13-13. WHAT’S AT STAKE? SMU aims to remain nationally ranked and among the unbeaten teams in the AAC. Tulane seeks its first league win and aims to bounce back from a...

SMU quarterback Shane Buechele (7) throws a pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Memphis in Dallas, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Roger Steinman)

No. 17 SMU aims to extend recent dominance of erratic Tulane

Oct. 15, 2020 8:44 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The football series between No. 17 SMU and Tulane could not be more evenly matched, with each winning 13 times since they first played in 1943. Recently, however, not so much. SMU (4-0, 1-0 AAC) has won the last five meetings and is favored to make it six when the Mustangs visit Tulane...

Alabama quarterback Mac Jones (10) hands off to running back Najee Harris (22) during the second half of the team's NCAA college football game against Mississippi in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. Alabama won 63-48. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

College Football Picks: UGA vs. 'Bama and BYU's tough test

Oct. 14, 2020 9:47 AM EDT

The Southeastern Conference has the game of the week. The American Athletic Conference might have the most interesting set of games. The marquee event of the college football weekend is No. 3 Georgia at No. 2 Alabama in a game that could very well be first of three meetings between the SEC superpowers. A...

Houston wins long-awaited opener despite 5 turnovers

Oct. 8, 2020 11:37 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Marquez Stevenson had a 41-yard touchdown reception and a 97-yard score on a kickoff return, and Houston rolled past Tulane 49-31 on Thursday night in its long-awaited opener. Houston (1-0, 1-0 American Athletic Conference) played its first game 53 days after the start of fall camp due to...

Carroll, Tulane run for 7 TDs, beat Southern Miss 66-24

Sep. 26, 2020 8:51 PM EDT

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Cameron Carroll scored a career-high three of Tulane's seven rushing touchdowns and added a 16-yard TD reception, and the Green Wave beat Southern Miss 66-24 on Saturday. Carroll finished with a career-best 163 yards on 15 carries. Freshman Michael Pratt came off the bench and...