Latest Andre News

Virginia Tech, Syracuse both looking for much-needed victory

Oct. 21, 2021 11:14 AM EDT

Virginia Tech coach Justin Fuente sounds envious when he talks about the challenge his struggling Hokies will face on Saturday against Syracuse. “This is a team that’s found their identity,” Fuente said of the Orange (3-4, 0-3 Atlantic Coast Conference). “... They...

Corral, Stoops spice up SEC while 'Bama, 'Dogs lead the pack

Oct. 20, 2021 15:21 PM EDT

Georgia and Alabama could be heading for another showdown in the Southeastern Conference championship game. Eight of the past nine Southeastern Conference championship games have featured either the Bulldogs or the Crimson Tide -- or both. Halfway...

Chenal's big game helps Wisconsin outlast Army 20-14

Oct. 17, 2021 00:49 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The one big weakness of Wisconsin’s otherwise outstanding defense this season has been its inability to force turnovers. But the Badgers finally produced a takeaway at a critical moment Saturday late in the fourth quarter and outlasted a pesky...

Clemson holds off Syracuse 17-14 when late FG misses

Oct. 16, 2021 00:41 AM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — DJ Uiagalelei passed for 181 yards and one touchdown, Kobe Pace rushed for 76 yards and another score, and Clemson held off Syracuse 17-14 on Friday night. Clemson (4-2, 3-1 Atlantic Coast Conference), coming off a bye week, played its first game...

Wake Forest defeats Syracuse 40-37 in OT on Perry TD

Oct. 09, 2021 21:32 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — A.T. Perry said he likely won't sleep for a while and that's understandable. Perry had three touchdown receptions and his last, an acrobatic 22-yard catch in the left corner of the end zone, lifted No. 19 Wake Forest to a 40-37 overtime victory...

Pepi scores 2 more goals, lifts US over Jamaica in qualifier

Oct. 08, 2021 01:21 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Ricardo Pepi and the young Americans saw a red, white and blue crowd, a scene seldom at past U.S. World Cup qualifiers, then dominated Jamaica behind the new 18-year-old sensation and moved into first place. “We’re just sitting there and we’re...

Tucker's NFL-record FG lifts Ravens to 19-17 win over Lions

Sep. 27, 2021 03:20 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Justin Tucker ended the game as if he was starting it, backing up an extra step or two and kicking the football with every bit of force he had in his right foot. Tucker set an NFL record with a 66-yard field goal, bouncing it...

Martin rallies Robert Morris to 22-16 win over Howard

Sep. 25, 2021 16:07 PM EDT

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — George Martin found D'Andre Hicks for a 17-yard touchdown as Robert Morris put together a nearly six-minute drive late in the fourth quarter to edge Howard 22-16 on Saturday. Howard's Quinton Williams ran for one touchdown, passed for another...

Ware, Mathis among 1st-year eligibles for Pro Football Hall

Sep. 22, 2021 13:37 PM EDT

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Ten first-year eligible players, including defensive standouts DeMarcus Ware and Robert Mathis, and receivers Andre Johnson, Steve Smith and Anquan Boldin are among 122 nominees for the 2022 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Other first-year...

LSU defensive end Andre Anthony out for rest of season

Sep. 20, 2021 20:56 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU defensive end Andre Anthony is expected to miss the remainder of the season with an unspecified leg injury, coach Ed Orgeron said Monday. “It’s sad news,” Orgeron said. “He’s having a good season. He’s going to be unavailable this...