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AP Top 25 Takeaways: Clemson falls during frenetic afternoon

Sep. 26, 2021 09:45 AM EDT

For about 45 minutes late Saturday afternoon, college football was on overload. North Carolina State went from agony to ecstasy against No. 9 Clemson. Baylor stopped a 2-point conversion to upset No. 14 Iowa State. No. 16 Arkansas finished off No. 7 Texas A&M to claim...

Woo Pig Sooie! No. 16 Hogs end long skid to No. 7 Texas A&M

Sep. 25, 2021 21:17 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — KJ Jefferson got back on the field late, bruised knee and all, bulling over a defender for a first down and then kneeling down on the final snap for No. 16 Arkansas. Jefferson threw for 202 yards and two long touchdowns before getting hurt...

No. 16 Arkansas out to reset rivalry vs. No. 7 Texas A&M

Sep. 23, 2021 12:33 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Arkansas coach Sam Pittman knows what the resurgent Razorbacks have to do to make their series against seventh-ranked Texas A&M a real rivalry again. Things have been a bit one-sided since the Aggies joined Arkansas in the Southeastern...

Calzada throws 3 TDs as No. 7 A&M routs New Mexico 34-0

Sep. 18, 2021 16:57 PM EDT

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Coach Jimbo Fisher certainly wasn’t congratulating his team for a job well done after the seventh-ranked Texas A&M Aggies blanked New Mexico 34-0 Saturday. “We’re playing very average,” Fisher said. “We’ve got to get better...

Calzada makes 1st start as No. 7 Texas A&M hosts New Mexico

Sep. 16, 2021 13:16 PM EDT

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Coach Jimbo Fisher insists that things won’t be much different for No. 7 Texas A&M this week with quarterback Zach Calzada making his first career start in place of Haynes King. “We’ll feature things he does, but we won’t change...

QB King out for No. 7 A&M after surgery to repair broken leg

Sep. 13, 2021 15:59 PM EDT

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M quarterback Haynes King is out indefinitely after having surgery to repair his broken right leg, suffered early in the seventh-ranked Aggies' 10-7 win at Colorado over the weekend. Coach Jimbo Fisher said Monday that King’s...

No. 5 Texas A&M escapes with 10-7 win over Colorado

Sep. 11, 2021 20:59 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Freshman quarterback Haynes King's backup started out slowly, finished precious few drives and even fumbled the football a whisker from the goal line. Sophomore Zach Calzada came up clutch in the end, though, throwing an 18-yard touchdown pass to running...

Former Big 12 foes meet again when No. 5 Texas A&M, CU clash

Sep. 09, 2021 13:25 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The last time Texas A&M and Colorado met on the football field — year: 2009 — both were still members of the Big 12. The Aggies are now in the Southeastern Conference, where they’re a national title contender. The Buffaloes reside in the Pac-12,...

O'Neal has 2 interceptions, No. 6 Texas A&M routs Kent State

Sep. 05, 2021 01:12 AM EDT

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — After slogging through an uninspired first half, Texas A&M needed a spark to get going. The Aggies found it in Leon O’Neal Jr., whose 85-yard interception return for a touchdown helped sixth-ranked Texas A&M pull away in 41-10 win...

Texas A&M looks for 9th straight in meeting against Kent St.

Sep. 02, 2021 15:07 PM EDT

Kent State (0-0) at No. 6 Texas A&M (0-0), Saturday at 8 p.m. EDT (ESPNU). Line: Texas A&M by 28 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE? The Aggies feel...