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AP Top 25 Reality Check: Reset welcome 7 new ranked teams

Oct. 03, 2022 02:29 AM EDT

This was reset week for Associated Press college football poll voters. A season-high 10 teams that entered the weekend ranked in the AP Top 25 presented by Regions bank lost. That included five ranked teams losing to unranked opponents. The fallout was more than a...

Murray has 2 TD passes, 1 rushing; Cards top Panthers 26-16

Oct. 02, 2022 21:08 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyler Murray can’t explain why the Arizona Cardinals continue to start games slowly. He’s just glad they managed a strong finish on Sunday. Murray threw for 207 yards and two touchdowns and added another score on the ground as the Cardinals...

Villar single in 10th, Giants beat D-backs in home finale

Oct. 02, 2022 21:05 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rookie David Villar hit a two-run, bases-loaded single with nobody out in the 10th inning to give the San Francisco Giants a 4-3 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday, a dramatic finish to the final game of the season at Oracle Park. The win also...

Backup QB Rush wins again as Cowboys beat Commanders 25-10

Oct. 02, 2022 17:49 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cooper Rush scrambled to his right, scanning the end zone for a target on a potential go-ahead touchdown. Dak Prescott's backup found one he hadn't played with yet in a remarkable run as the super sub for the Dallas Cowboys. Rush won again...

Bench trial for a man accused of killing 2 women in Phoenix

Oct. 02, 2022 13:47 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — A bench trial is scheduled to begin Monday for a man accused of sexually attacking and fatally stabbing two young women in separate killings nearly 30 years ago near a metro Phoenix canal system. Bryan Patrick Miller, 49, is charged with two counts each of...

Authorities say 2 men fatally shot at a party in Gila Bend

Oct. 02, 2022 11:10 AM EDT

GILA BEND, Ariz. (AP) — Two men are dead after a shooting during a party in Gila Bend and suspects were being sought, authorities said Sunday. Maricopa County Sheriff’s officials said deputies responded to the scene Saturday afternoon and found the bodies of the two victims. ...

Caleb Williams runs, passes No. 6 USC past Arizona St. 42-25

Oct. 02, 2022 03:07 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although Caleb Williams and No. 6 Southern California never trailed against Arizona State, the Trojans also couldn't pull away during a fairly average first half by their newly ambitious standards under coach Lincoln Riley. “It just wasn't quite us,” Riley...

De Laura throws 6 TDs, Arizona beats winless Colorado 43-20

Oct. 02, 2022 02:17 AM EDT

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Jayden de Laura tied a school record for touchdown passes in a game, Dorian Singer and Jacob Cowing were the receiving beneficiaries of that huge passing performance and Arizona enjoyed an easy victory on Saturday night. It's become obvious that the Wildcats...

Chachere runs, passes Portland State past Northern Arizona

Oct. 01, 2022 22:10 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Dante Chachere had 402 yards from scrimmage and accounted for all five Portland State touchdowns in the Vikings' 35-28 victory over Northern Arizona on Saturday. Chachere was 22-of-28 passing for 274 yards and he had 128 rushing yards on 12 carries. ...

Giants lose to D-backs, eliminated from playoff contention

Oct. 01, 2022 20:26 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sergio Alcántara had a pair of two-run doubles for Arizona in the Diamondbacks' 8-4 win over San Francisco which eliminated the Giants from postseason contention on Saturday. Christian Walker went 3 for 5 with an RBI double, finishing a homer shy of hitting...