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Pac-12 football roundup: Justin Herbert’s 3 TD passes lead No. 16 Oregon past Stanford 21-6

Justin Herbert threw two of his three touchdown passes to Jacob Breeland and No. 16 Oregon won its Pac-12 opener for the first time since 2014 by beating Stanford 21-6 …


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 9:31 p.m.

Top 25 football roundup: No. 3 Georgia holds off No. 7 Notre Dame 23-17

Jake Fromm threw a 15-yard touchdown pass to Lawrence Cager early in the fourth quarter and Georgia, getting a tougher fight than many expected, held off Notre Dame.


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 10:27 p.m.

Top 25 football roundup: Backup QB Matt Fink leads USC past No. 10 Utah 30-23

Fink, a junior who nearly transferred last spring, went 21 of 30 with three touchdown passes for USC after taking over when freshman Kedon Slovis left with an undisclosed injury …


Pac-12 This Week: Utah’s defense sits atop the league

Utah left end Bradlee Anae may be the next mayor of Sack Lake City. Anae is among four players in the Pac-12 who have collected three sacks this season to …


Michigan OG Ben Bredeson headed home to play Wisconsin

Ben Bredeson had a chance to cash in on his potential this year in the NFL. The All America offensive guard, though, chose to stay at Michigan for his senior …


Struggling South Carolina faces crucial 2-game stretch

South Carolina’s players understand the early challenge they have to prevent their season from fully spiraling out of control. There were a lot of grim faces, steady eyes as the …


No. 8 Auburn, Bo Nix taking show on road against Kellen Mond & Co.

Texas A&M quarterback Kellen Mond can relate to the emotions Auburn’s Bo Nix must be feeling heading into the Aggies-Tigers showdown this weekend. Mond was once the youthful starter leading …


Ohio State picking up steam on the way to Big Ten slate

No. 6 Ohio State knows the games are going to get harder eventually, but so far everything has just seemed, well, so easy.


Big man’s game: USC needs more from O-line vs. No. 10 Utah

Southern California coach Clay Helton has no illusions about where the Pac-12 South showdown Friday against No. 10 Utah will be decided.


No. 5 Oklahoma’s improved defense supporting offense

It is a small sample size, but the numbers say Oklahoma’s defense has improved this season. An aggressive, ball-hawking defense led by new coordinator Alex Grinch has done its part …


All-America Watch: Georgia’s J.R. Reed relies on home lessons

J.R. Reed plays for one of the nation’s powerhouse programs, where the competition begins as soon as you step on campus. No problem. Family time prepared him well for what …


UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 15, 2019, 6:27 p.m.

How we voted: Six Pac-12 teams earn Top 25 spots, but just five make our weekly ballot

The Spokesman-Review’s Theo Lawson is one of 62 national media members voting in the Associated Press Top 25 football poll this season. Every week throughout the 2019 season, he’ll break …


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 11:26 p.m.

Big Sky football: No. 22 Boise State rolls past Portland State

John Hightower returned a kickoff for a touchdown and caught another, and Hank Bachmeier threw for 238 yards as No. 22 Boise State beat Portland State 45-10 on Saturday night …


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 9:08 p.m.

Top 25 football: No. 2 Alabama beats South Carolina in SEC opener

Tua Tagovailoa threw for a career-high 444 yards and tied his personal best with five touchdowns to help No. 2 Alabama open Southeastern Conference play with a 47-23 victory over …


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 11:37 p.m.

Pac-12 football: Arizona State edges No. 18 Spartans 10-7 in wild last minute

Eno Benjamin reached the ball to the goal line for a 1-yard touchdown run with 50 seconds remaining, and Arizona State beat No. 18 Michigan State 10-7 on Saturday in …


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 9:41 p.m.

Week 3 college football preview: No ranked matchups but plenty of intrigue

For the second time in three years, there isn’t a game in which ranked teams face each other, but there are still some interesting matchups as the season enters its …


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 4:18 p.m.

Wyoming football honors black players dismissed from team in 1969

Fifty years after 14 black football players were kicked off the University of Wyoming football team for seeking to wear armbands to protest racism, eight of them returned to the …


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019, 11:11 p.m.

Pac-12 roundup:

Freshman Kedon Slovis passed for 377 yards and three touchdowns in an excellent debut start, and Southern California rolled to a 45-20 victory over No. 23 Stanford in Los Angeles …


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019, 10:56 p.m.

Big Sky roundup: Weber State runs past Cal Poly 41-24

Josh Davis ran for 129 yards and two touchdowns and Kris Jackson added two short scoring runs, powering Weber State to a 41-24 victory over Cal Poly on Saturday night …


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019, 11:11 p.m.

Top 25 roundup: No. 7 Michigan escapes with 24-21 2OT win over Army

Jake Moody made a 43-yard field goal and No. 7 Michigan forced and recovered a fumble to hold on for a 24-21 double-overtime victory over Army on Saturday in Ann …


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 6, 2019, 11:05 p.m.

College football roundup: Hank Bachmeier helps No. 24 Boise State beat Marshall 14-7

Hank Bachmeier threw for 282 yards and a touchdown and No. 24 Boise State held its second straight opponent scoreless in the second half to grind out a 14-7 victory …


Stanford QB K.J. Costello to miss game against USC

Stanford quarterback K.J. Costello will miss the 23rd-ranked Cardinal’s Pac-12 opener against Southern California with an injury. Coach David Shaw said Costello had been ruled out of the game against …


LSU-Texas a landmark game for Burrow on several levels

No. 6 LSU’s visit to ninth-ranked Texas this week brings the spotlight on quarterback Joe Burrow’s present and past. Burrow is coming off a prolific debut of LSU’s new spread …


Big Ten 1st impressions: Maryland, OSU look good at QB

The first week of play in the Big Ten carried plenty of mystery, from new quarterbacks to new schemes to new coaches, and a couple of transfers were the biggest …


USC’s Drake Jackson determined to show ability to finish plays

Southern California defensive end Drake Jackson had an impressive debut with three tackles, 1 1/2 tackles for loss, and 1/2 sack against Fresno State. The freshman could have had so …


Imperfect Big 12 start even after all 10 teams win openers

The Big 12 Conference got off to a 10-0 start this season. There were some struggles even though every Big 12 team won its opener for the first time since …


Tennessee aiming to continue BYU’s turnover troubles

Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt built defenses that feasted on turnovers during his career as an assistant coach. He’s still waiting for his Volunteers to develop a similar knack. That opportunity …


No. 23 Stanford and USC headline Pac-12 this week

No. 23 Stanford and Southern California could both be missing starting quarterbacks in the renewal of their rivalry this weekend. The Trojans lost J.T. Daniels to a season-ending knee injury …


No. 9 Notre Dame pulls away from Louisville 35-17

Ian Book ran for one touchdown and threw for another, Jahmir Smith rushed for two scores and No. 9 Notre Dame beat Louisville 35-17 on Monday night.


USC quarterback J.T. Daniels out for season with knee injury

Southern California quarterback J.T. Daniels will miss the rest of the season after tearing a ligament in his right knee during the Trojans’ opener. Daniels was hurt on a blitz …