Duggan, Bagent among Senior Bowl QBs vying to improve stockFebruary 3, 2023 GMT
Quarterbacks Max Duggan and Tyson Bagent have turned the page on terrific seasons that ended badly with national championships in sight.
TCU’s Duggan and Shepherd's Bagent are trying to improve their NFL draft stock in a weeklong audition ending in Saturday’s Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama.
STAT WATCH: FBS rushing title is 3rd straight for Air ForceJanuary 10, 2023 GMT
Air Force became the first team to win the national rushing title three straight seasons since Navy did it four years in a row from 2005-08, Tennessee had the lowest total offense average for a national leader in 20 years, and Texas A&M gave up the most yards ever by a pass defense leader.
Gore’s record performance headlines AP all-bowl selectionsJanuary 5, 2023 GMT
The son of one of the NFL’s most prolific running backs made quite a name for himself this bowl season.
Southern Mississippi’s Frank Gore Jr. rushed for 329 yards – the most in any bowl game ever – to lead the Golden Eagles to a 38-24 LendingTree Bowl victory over Rice.
Raiders bench QB Carr, will start Stidham for final 2 gamesDecember 29, 2022 GMT
HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr has missed only three games in nine years, all because of injury.
Now, for the first time, he won't play because of what coach Josh McDaniels said Wednesday were offensive performance reasons.
NC Central wins Celebration Bowl in Sanders’ Jackson finaleDecember 18, 2022 GMT
ATLANTA (AP) — Quarterback Davius Richard scored on a 1-yard plunge in overtime and North Carolina Central beat Jackson State 41-34 on Saturday in the Celebration Bowl to spoil coach Deion Sanders’ bid for an undefeated season in his final game with the Tigers.
Mims, Haener lead Fresno St. past Washington St. in LA BowlDecember 18, 2022 GMT
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Mims and Jake Haener helped complete the biggest in-season turnaround in Football Bowl Subdivision history in their final game for Fresno State,
Mims rushed for a career-high 205 yards and two scores, Haener threw two TD passes and the Bulldogs rolled to a 29-6 victory over Washington State in the LA Bowl on Saturday.
Fresno State’s Haener looks to finish turnaround in LA BowlDecember 17, 2022 GMT
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The last time Jake Haener played in a game in Southern California, he was carted off the field with what appeared to be a season-ending ankle injury.
On Saturday, he can lead Fresno State to the biggest in-season turnaround in Football Bowl Subdivision history when the Bulldogs face Washington State in the LA Bowl.
Bulldogs seek to complete turnaround vs. Cougars in LA BowlDecember 15, 2022 GMT
LA Bowl: Washington State (7-5) vs. Fresno State (9-4), Dec. 17, 3:30 p.m. Eastern (ABC)
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Fresno State by 3 1/2
Washington State, Fresno State to meet in LA BowlDecember 5, 2022 GMT
Washington State (7-5, Pac-12) vs. Fresno State (9-4, Mountain West), Dec. 17, 3:30 p.m. ET, ABC
Fresno State beats Boise State 28-16 for Mountain West titleDecember 4, 2022 GMT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — When Fresno State’s Jake Haener was presented with his biggest challenge of the season — taking down perennial conference power Boise State — coach Jeff Tedford long knew his quarterback would be up for the challenge.
Old foes meet as Boise State hosts Fresno State for MW titleDecember 1, 2022 GMT
Fresno State (8-4, 7-1 MW) at Boise State (9-3, 8-0 MW), Saturday, 4 p.m. EST (FOX)
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Boise State by 3 1/2.
Mims runs for 3 TDs, Fresno St. beats Wyoming 30-0November 26, 2022 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Mims scored touchdowns on runs of 4, 1 and 2 yards and Fresno State beat Wyoming 30-0 Friday night in the regular season finale for both teams.
The Bulldogs (8-4, 7-1 Mountain West Conference), who have won seven consecutive games after losing four of five to open the season, play at Boise State in the Mountain West Conference championship game Dec.
Haener accounts for 4 TDs, Fresno St. beats Nevada 41-14November 20, 2022 GMT
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Jake Haener threw two touchdown passes and ran for a pair of 1-yard TDs and Fresno State beat Nevada 41-14 Saturday night to win the West division title an clinch a berth in the Mountain West Conference championship game.
Haener, Moreno-Cropper lift Fresno State over UNLV 37-30November 12, 2022 GMT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jake Haener passed for 313 yards and three touchdowns — including two long ones to Jalen Moreno-Cropper — and Fresno State held off UNLV 37-30 on Friday night.
Quarterback Doug Brumfield's 5-yard touchdown run and field goals covering 43, 48 and 27 yards left UNLV leading 16-14 at halftime.
Haener, Lockridge’s pick-6 help Fresno St. beat Hawaii 55-13November 6, 2022 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener completed 24 of 29 passes for 327 yards and four touchdowns and Jordan Mims had 123 yards rushing and a TD on 18 carries to help Fresno State beat Hawaii 55-13 Saturday night.
Haener rallies Fresno State past San Diego State 32-28October 30, 2022 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw three touchdown passes, including a 37-yarder to Nikko Remigio with 56 seconds remaining, to rally Fresno State to a 32-28 victory over San Diego State on Saturday night.
Fife leads Fresno State in 41-9 rout of New MexicoOctober 23, 2022 GMT
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Logan Fife ran for two touchdowns and threw for a third as Fresno State rolled past New Mexico, 41-9 to maintain its share of the Mountain West Conference West Division lead on Saturday night.
Fife rallies Fresno State to 17-10 win over San Jose StateOctober 16, 2022 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Logan Fife threw a go-ahead touchdown pass to Nikko Remigio and Fresno State kept San Jose State off the scoreboard in the second half en route to a 17-10 victory on Saturday night.
Holani, Jeanty help Boise St. beat Fresno St. 40-20October 9, 2022 GMT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — George Holani rushed for 157 yards and caught a touchdown pass, Ashton Jeanty rushed for 109 yards and a pair of scores, and Boise State defeated Fresno State 40-20 Saturday night.
AP Top 25 Takeaways: Bleak outlooks for Oklahoma, WisconsinOctober 2, 2022 GMT
Can't hide problems when conference play starts.
The second month of the college football season often reveals issues that nonconference play might have masked and which teams could be in for long seasons.
Houston’s late 17-yard TD run helps UConn beat Fresno StateOctober 1, 2022 GMT
EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Devontae Houston rushed for 105 yards and his 17-yard touchdown run with 2:20 remaining helped UConn beat Fresno State 19-14 on Saturday.
Williams accounts for 4 TDs, No. 7 USC beats Fresno St 45-17September 18, 2022 GMT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Caleb Williams and seventh-ranked Southern California showed off different aspects of their offense Saturday night, all while continuing to pile up points and yards.
Williams threw for 284 yards and two touchdowns and also ran for two more scores.
Penix helps Washington beat No. 11 Michigan State 39-28September 18, 2022 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — Michael Penix Jr. threw for 397 yards and four touchdowns, and Washington emphatically stated its case as a contender in the Pac-12 with a 39-28 win over No. 11 Michigan State on Saturday night.
No. 7 USC back home to face always-dangerous Fresno StateSeptember 15, 2022 GMT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — No. 7 Southern California's roaring start under Lincoln Riley has caught the college football world's attention and driven the Trojans to their highest ranking in five years.
Fresno State is exactly the type of opponent that could put the brakes on the excitement around a rebuilding project that's humming along smoothly.
No. 7 USC looks to continue momentum against Fresno StateSeptember 15, 2022 GMT
Fresno State (1-1) at No. 7 Southern California (2-0), Saturday, 10:30 p.m. ET (Fox)
Line: USC by 12 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
College Football Picks: Texas A&M welcomes hungry HurricanesSeptember 14, 2022 GMT
Last week was a good reminder to never shrug off a Saturday slate of college football games that appears to be short on marquee matchups.
Intrigue arises in odd places even without the obvious “big games.”
Oregon State rallies past Fresno State 35-32September 11, 2022 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) —
Jack Colletto scored on a 2-yard run on the final play of the game and Oregon State rallied for a 35-32 victory over Fresno State on Saturday night.
The Beavers (2-0) initially appeared ready to go for a game-tying field goal before coach Jonathan Smith opted to gamble for the win following a timeout by Fresno State (1-1).
Fresno St takes on Oregon St in rare home game vs. Pac-12September 8, 2022 GMT
Oregon State (1-0) at Fresno State (1-0), Saturday, 10:30 p.m. ET (CBS Sports Network)
Line: Fresno State by 1 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
Mims, Fresno State start fast in 35-7 victory over Cal PolySeptember 2, 2022 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Mims ran for two touchdowns in the first quarter and Fresno State used a fast start to cruise past FCS-member Cal Poly 35-7 in a season opener on Thursday night.
Mims sandwiched a pair of 1-yard TD runs around a 13-yard scoring run by Nikko Remigio to put the Bulldogs up 21-0 in the first quarter.
PICK SIX: Who will win the national championship in 2022?August 25, 2022 GMT
Sometimes a prediction can feel right even though it ends up wrong. And vice versa.
Last season, this column projected both Ohio State and Alabama to miss the College Football Playoff.
UAB knocks off No. 12 BYU in Independence BowlDecember 19, 2021 GMT
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Dylan Hopkins broke the Independence Bowl record for completion percentage, connecting on 19 of 23 passes for 189 yards and three touchdowns in UAB’s 31-28 victory over No. 12 BYU on Saturday.
Fresno State beats UTEP 31-24 in New Mexico BowlDecember 19, 2021 GMT
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Jordan Mims ran for 165 yards and two touchdown and caught five passes for 71 yards and another score to help Fresno State beat UTEP 31-24 on Saturday in the New Mexico Bowl.
UTEP seeks 1st postseason win since 1967 in New Mexico BowlDecember 17, 2021 GMT
New Mexico Bowl: UTEP (7-5) vs. Fresno State (9-3), Dec. 18, 2:15 p.m. Eastern (ESPN)
Line: Fresno State by 11.5, according to FanDuel SportsBook
Fresno State hires Jeff Tedford for 2nd stint as coachDecember 8, 2021 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Fresno State is bringing back Jeff Tedford for a second stint as coach after Kalen DeBoer left to take over at Washington.
Athletic director Terry Tumey announced Wednesday that Tedford returns after coaching the Bulldogs from 2017-19.
Old WAC foes UTEP, Fresno State meet in New Mexico BowlDecember 6, 2021 GMT
UTEP (7-5, Conference USA) vs. Fresno State (9-3, Mountain West), Dec. 18, 2:15 p.m. ET
Washington hires Fresno State’s Kalen DeBoer as head coachNovember 29, 2021 GMT
Washington hired Fresno State’s Kalen DeBoer on Monday to lead the Huskies, handing a program that has struggled offensively to a coach with a track record of productive and creative offenses.
The 47-year-old DeBoer met with Washington officials in Fresno, California, early in the day and the deal was announced a few hours later.
Haener throws 4 TDs, Fresno State beats San Jose St. 40-9November 26, 2021 GMT
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw for 343 yards with four touchdowns and Fresno State defeated San Jose State 40-9 on Thursday, winning its fourth Mountain West Conference Thanksgiving Day game.
Haener’s 3 TDs, rugged defense lead Fresno State victoryNovember 14, 2021 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw for 300 yards and three touchdowns and the Fresno State defense shut down New Mexico in a 34-7 victory on Saturday night.
AP Top 25: Cincinnati holds on to No. 2 as Tide closes inNovember 8, 2021 GMT
Cincinnati held on to the No. 2 ranking by just four points over No. 3 Alabama in The Associated Press college football poll Sunday, and Oregon slipped past Ohio State to move up to No. 5.
No. 3 Alabama makes enough big plays to hold off LSU 20-14November 7, 2021 GMT
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Bryce Young passed for 302 yards and No. 3 Alabama’s defense came up with enough big plays for a 20-14 victory over heavy underdog LSU on Saturday night.
The Crimson Tide (8-1, 5-1 Southeastern Conference, No.
Boise State dominates in 40-14 win at No. 25 Fresno StateNovember 7, 2021 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Hank Bachmeier passed for 283 yards and a touchdown and Boise State had five sacks and forced three turnovers to mute No. 25 Fresno State’s high-scoring offense in a 40-14 victory Saturday night.
Fresno State returns to the Top 25, faces Boise StateNovember 4, 2021 GMT
Boise State (4-4, 2-2 MWC) at No. 25 Fresno State (7-2, 4-1, No. 23 CFP) , Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (CBSSN).
Line: Fresno State by 4 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
No. 25 Fresno State preparing for showdown with Boise StateNovember 4, 2021 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Coach Kalen DeBoer doesn’t think he’ll have much trouble keeping his team’s focus off being newly ranked this week.
The No. 25 Bulldogs face long-time rival Boise State on Saturday for the first time since 2018, when the two teams met for the Mountain West championship for the third time in five seasons.
College Picks: Upset alerts for Michigan State, OregonNovember 3, 2021 GMT
Michigan State might be fortunate not to be ranked No. 2.
Coming off a big win against Michigan, the fifth-ranked Spartans are heading to Purdue, a program with a long history of being one of the college football's most prolific giant killers.
AP Top 25 Reality Check: CFP preview unlikely for CincinnatiNovember 1, 2021 GMT
Never in the seven-year history of the College Football Playoff has the selection committee's first top four teams exactly matched that of the AP Top 25 that directly preceded it.
The latest Associated Press college football poll presented by Regions Bank makes it highly unlikely this year will be the first.
Fresno State hands No. 21 San Diego State 1st loss, 30-20October 31, 2021 GMT
CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Fresno State once again came into Southern California and knocked off a ranked opponent.
Jake Haener passed for 306 yards and a touchdown, Jordan Mims rushed for a career-high 186 yards and two scores, and the Bulldogs handed No.
No. 8 Michigan State rallies to beat No. 6 Michigan 37-33October 31, 2021 GMT
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Kenneth Walker ran for 197 yards and five touchdowns, helping No. 8 Michigan State top No. 6 Michigan 37-33 in a thrilling comeback victory Saturday.
The Spartans (8-0, 5-0 Big Ten) trailed by nine at halftime and 30-14 with 6:47 left in the third quarter before Walker boosted his chances of winning the Heisman Trophy.
No. 21 Aztecs, Bulldogs face off for supremacy in rivalryOctober 28, 2021 GMT
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Bragging rights as the best college football team in California will be decided Saturday night in a Mountain West Conference game at a soccer pitch in an industrial suburb of Los Angeles.
No. 21 Aztecs host Bulldogs in big Mountain West showdownOctober 28, 2021 GMT
Fresno State (6-2, 3-1 MWC) at No. 21 San Diego State (7-0, 3-0), Saturday at 10:30 p.m. EDT (CBSSN).
Line: SDSU by 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
Fresno State holds off Nevada for 34-32 winOctober 24, 2021 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw for 256 yards and two touchdowns, Jordan Mims ran for 134 yards and a touchdown and Fresno State beat Nevada 34-32 on Saturday.
Down 34-26, Nevada's Carson Strong threw a 12-yard scoring pass to Cole Turner to cut the deficit to two points with two seconds left, but the 2-point conversion attempt was caught out of the back of the end zone.
No. 24 UTSA aims to preserve first ranking at Louisiana TechOctober 21, 2021 GMT
No. 24 UTSA (7-0, 3-0 Conference USA) at Louisiana Tech (2-4, 1-1), Saturday at 7 p.m. EDT (Stadium).
Line: UTSA by 6 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
Fresno State shuts out Wyoming on road 17-0October 16, 2021 GMT
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Evan Williams made two of Fresno State's four interceptions and Wyoming turned the ball over five times as the Bulldogs blanked Wyoming 17-0 on Saturday.
Wyoming (4-2, 0-2 Mountain West Conference) was shut out for the first time since being blanked 45-0 by TCU in 2010.
AP Top 25 Reality Check: UGA joins No. 1 club; Tide slipsOctober 11, 2021 GMT
The No. 1 ranking in The Associated Press college football poll has been in the possession of just a few elite teams over the last six seasons.
Alabama (63 times), Clemson (23), Ohio State (10) and LSU (eight) were the only teams to reach No.
Hawaii INT at 2 preserves 27-24 win over No. 18 Fresno StateOctober 3, 2021 GMT
HONOLULU (AP) — Hugh Nelson II intercepted a pass at Hawaii's 2-yard line with 9 seconds left after Matthew Shipley kicked a tiebreaking 33-yard field goal with 3:33 remaining, and the Rainbow Warriors rallied to beat No.
Ridder leads No. 7 Cincinnati past No. 9 Notre Dame, 24-13October 3, 2021 GMT
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Desmond Ridder threw two touchdown passes and ran for score late in the fourth quarter as No. 7 Cincinnati capitalized on its big opportunity and beat No. 9 Notre Dame 24-13 on Saturday in a game the Bearcats hope can be the centerpiece of College Football Playoff resume.
College football picks: ’Bama, Dawgs try to stay above frayOctober 2, 2021 GMT
The road to a Southeastern Conference championship showdown between No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Georgia has plenty of potential pitfalls and detours.
The next two weeks present what look like serious challenges to the superpowers, starting Saturday when each hosts a ranked conference rival.
No. 18 Fresno State looks to keep it roll going vs HawaiiSeptember 30, 2021 GMT
No. 18 Fresno State (4-1, 1-0 Mountain West) vs. Hawaii (2-3, 0-1), Saturday at 10 p.m. EDT (CBS Sports Network).
Line: Fresno State by 10 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
No. 18 Fresno St faces Hawaii looking for 4th straight winSeptember 30, 2021 GMT
HONOLULU (AP) — No. 18 Fresno State will look to continue making noise this weekend, even if everything around the Bulldogs is silent.
The Bulldogs will be seeking a fourth straight victory Saturday when they visit Hawaii, which won't allow fans in the Clarence T.C.
AP Top 25 Reality Check: Preseason perception v small sampleSeptember 27, 2021 GMT
A month into the season, 12 teams that were ranked in the preseason are unranked, including two preseason top 10s, and a total of 38 teams have spent at least one week in The Associated Press college football poll.
STAT WATCH: Air Force TD was longest run by a QB since 2003September 27, 2021 GMT
Air Force's Haaziq Daniels didn't just break the longest run of the weekend when he went 94 yards for a touchdown against Florida Atlantic.
It was the longest by a Football Bowl Subdivision quarterback in 18 years.
Haener rallies No. 22 Fresno State to 38-30 win over UNLVSeptember 25, 2021 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — When the game was on the line, Fresno State kept going to a familiar formula.
Jake Haener threw four TD passes in the second half to Jalen Cropper and No. 22 Fresno State rallied from a 12-point deficit to beat winless UNLV 38-30 on Friday night.
No. 22 Fresno St. savors return to poll before facing UNLVSeptember 23, 2021 GMT
The start to this season was exactly what Kalen DeBoer had in mind for Fresno State when he took over as coach for the Bulldogs before the 2020 season.
With an exciting big-play quarterback in Jake Haener and a solid roster surrounding him, Fresno State has made it back into the AP poll after pulling off an upset at then-No.
No. 22 Fresno State hosts UNLV after entering pollSeptember 22, 2021 GMT
UNLV (0-3, 0-0 Mountain West) at No. 22 Fresno State (3-1, 0-0), Friday at 10 p.m. EDT (CBS Sports Network).
Line: Fresno State by 30 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
College Football Picks: Neutral sites for 2 ranked matchupsSeptember 22, 2021 GMT
Last week, college football gave fans one of its tastiest, and unfortunately rare, treats when Auburn visited Penn State.
Good teams. Great setting. Entertaining game. What college football is all about.
AP Top 25 Reality Check: No. 1 rarely slips after ranked winSeptember 20, 2021 GMT
The teams that started the season ranked in the top four all won Saturday, none in particularly impressive fashion.
The result Sunday was Oklahoma, Clemson and Ohio State all dropped in The Associated Press college football poll for the second time this season.
AP Top 25 Takeaways: Not-so-super superpowers show cracksSeptember 19, 2021 GMT
Alabama looked beatable for the first time.
Ohio State's defense still looks discombobulated, Clemson's offense still looks limp and Oklahoma still looks far from elite.
Maybe college football's season of the super teams won't be such a foregone conclusion after all?
Haener lifts Fresno State to 40-37 upset of No. 13 UCLASeptember 19, 2021 GMT
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Fresno State's Jake Haener was able to overcome a crushing hit to his right hip to lead the Bulldogs to an upset victory over No. 13 UCLA.
Haener threw for 455 yards, including the go-ahead touchdown pass to Jalen Cropper with 14 seconds remaining, as the Bulldogs beat the Bruins 40-37 Saturday night at the Rose Bowl.
No. 1 Alabama holds off No. 11 Florida 31-29 in SEC openerSeptember 19, 2021 GMT
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Bryce Young’s first collegiate road start was a rousing success, a three-touchdown performance that helped top-ranked Alabama hold off No. 11 Florida 31-29 in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams Saturday.
No. 13 UCLA trying to avoid another upset by Fresno StateSeptember 16, 2021 GMT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — If there is an early game that can measure the progress UCLA has made under Chip Kelly, it is likely to be Saturday night when the 13th-ranked Bruins host Fresno State.
The last time the two teams met at the Rose Bowl was 2018, when Kelly was in his first season.
No. 13 UCLA looks to avoid misstep against Fresno StateSeptember 16, 2021 GMT
Fresno State (2-1) at No. 13 UCLA (2-0), Saturday at 10:45 p.m. EDT (Pac-12 Network).
Line: UCLA by 11 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
College Football Picks: Big Ten gets 5 big tests in Week 3September 15, 2021 GMT
This week it is the Big Ten that gets an opportunity to make a statement.
The Pac-12 was in the spotlight last week, and while the conference as a whole didn't fare well going 3-5 in nonconference games against FBS opponents, Oregon's upset at Ohio State was a potential season-shaper.
Haener accounts for 6 TDs, Fresno State routs Cal Poly 63-10September 12, 2021 GMT
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener matched a career high with four touchdown passes, and he ran for two scores to lead Fresno State to a 63-10 victory over Cal Poly on Saturday night.
Haener was 17-of-22 passing for 380 yards, and two of his scoring throws were over 50 yards.
No. 12 Oregon gets stiff test on the road at No. 3 Ohio StSeptember 9, 2021 GMT
No. 12 Oregon (1-0) at No. 3 Ohio State (1-0), Saturday at noon EDT (FOX).
Line: Ohio State by 14 ½, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
Flowe, Oregon’s defense face big challenge in Ohio StateSeptember 8, 2021 GMT
Oregon freshman linebacker Justin Flowe is so pumped to play for the Ducks that sometimes he has to remind himself to slow down a bit.
Flowe had 14 tackles and a forced fumble in his first career start and was named the Pac-12 Freshman of the Week following Saturday's 31-24 season-opening victory over Fresno State.
No. 2 Oklahoma narrowly avoids shocking upset against TulaneSeptember 5, 2021 GMT
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Spencer Rattler passed for 304 yards and a touchdown and No. 2 Oklahoma, playing a road game on its home field, narrowly avoided a shocking upset by holding on for a 40-35 victory over Tulane on Saturday.
AP Top 25 Takeaways: ’Bama’s Young worthy successor at QB USeptember 5, 2021 GMT
Georgia is trying to bring defense back.
In the centerpiece game of the opening weekend of college football, the fifth-ranked Bulldogs put on a relentless, ferocious, smothering display of defense against No 3 Clemson on Saturday night in Charlotte.
Oregon DE Thibodeaux injured in opener against Fresno St.September 4, 2021 GMT
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux injured his left ankle in Saturday's game against Fresno State and did not play in the second half.
Thibodeaux, mentioned as a possible Heisman Trophy candidate this season, was injured in the first half of No.
Brown’s keeper gives No. 11 Oregon 31-24 win over Fresno St.September 4, 2021 GMT
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Anthony Brown Jr. was blunt about No. 11 Oregon's offensive struggles against Fresno State.
“It wasn't clean enough,” he said.
Brown scored on a 30-yard quarterback keeper with 2:57 left and the Ducks overcame a wobbly season opener with a 31-24 victory over the Bulldogs on Saturday.
Oregon welcomes fans at Autzen Saturday against Fresno StSeptember 2, 2021 GMT
Fresno State (1-0) at No. 11 Oregon (0-0), Saturday at 2 p.m. EDT (Pac-12 Network).
Line: Oregon by 20 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.