College football

September 28, 2019 - 9:06 pm
BOONE, N.C. (AP) — Zach Thomas passed for two touchdowns, Darrynton Evans and Marc Williams rushed for two touchdowns each and Appalachian State opened Sun Belt Conference play with a 56-37 win over Coastal Carolina on Saturday night. The Mountaineers (4-0) scored two touchdowns late in the first...
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Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith (6) leaps into the air for his fourth touchdown reception well ahead of coverage from Mississippi defensive back Keidron Smith (20) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Vasha Hunt)
September 28, 2019 - 8:31 pm
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa and DeVonta Smith hooked up for a 74-yard touchdown strike barely a minute into the game. Turns out they were just getting started. Tagovailoa and Smith partnered on five touchdown passes and between them set a few school records while No. 2 Alabama ran away...
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Notre Dame running back Tony Jones Jr. (6) scores while being tackled by Virginia safety Joey Blount (29) in the first half of an NCAA college football game in South Bend, Ind., Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)
September 28, 2019 - 8:10 pm
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Julian Okwara had three of Notre Dame's eight sacks and caused a fumble that was returned for a touchdown as the 10th-ranked Fighting Irish overcame a halftime deficit to beat No. 18 Virginia 35-20 on Saturday. Notre Dame (3-1), coming off a 23-14 loss at No. 3 Georgia,...
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Wake Forest quarterback Jamie Newman passes during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Boston College in Boston, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
September 28, 2019 - 8:09 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson figured the best defense for Boston College's big running backs was to simply stay on the field on offense. Boy, did they do that impressively. Jamie Newman threw for two touchdowns and Wake Forest relied on its extremely efficient third-down conversions...
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Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts (1) throws in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against Texas Tech in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
September 28, 2019 - 5:44 pm
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma receivers CeeDee Lamb and Charleston Rambo had envisioned how Saturday's game against Texas Tech would go for them. With help from Jalen Hurts, those thoughts became reality. Hurts passed for 415 yards and three touchdowns, Lamb had career highs of 185 yards receiving...
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Wisconsin running back Jonathan Taylor (23) run for a touchdown against Northwestern defensive back Brian Bullock (26) and Northwestern linebacker Paddy Fisher (42) during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Andy Manis)
September 28, 2019 - 4:07 pm
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Jonathan Taylor ran for 119 yards and his 11th touchdown of the season, Wisconsin got two scores from its defense, and the eighth-ranked Badgers remained unbeaten with a 24-15 win over Northwestern on Saturday. Taylor carried 26 times to help Wisconsin (4-0, 2-0 Big Ten) avenge...
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Arizona State's Eno Benjamin (3) runs against California in the second half of an NCAA college football game, Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, in Berkeley, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
September 28, 2019 - 2:40 am
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — For a team filled with young players at key spots, Arizona State has a knack at performing at its best in the toughest situations. Eno Benjamin scored his third touchdown of the game on a 3-yard run with 4:41 remaining, and Arizona State beat No. 15 California 24-17 on...
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Duke head football coach David Cutcliffe looks toward the field at the start of an NCAA college football game against Virginia Tech, Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, in Blacksburg, Va. (Matt Gentry/The Roanoke Times via AP)
September 27, 2019 - 10:21 pm
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Quentin Harris threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and Duke beat Virginia Tech 45-10 on Friday night. Harris hit Noah Gray with scoring passes of 16 and 1 yards for the Blue Devils (3-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference). They also scored on a 25-yard trick play on...
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September 26, 2019 - 11:07 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Jah-Maine Martin ran for 108 yards and four touchdowns to lead North Carolina A&T to a 37-0 win over Delaware State in its MEAC opener on Thursday night. Martin scored on runs of 24, 28, 1 and 33 yards for the Aggies (3-1, 1-0), while the defense held the Hornets to 97...
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September 26, 2019 - 3:45 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina defensive back Shilo Sanders is now wearing the same jersey number his father Deion "Prime Time" Sanders made famous in the NFL. School officials said Thursday that the younger Sanders, who had worn No. 12 this season, is changing to No. 21. The move comes after...
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