After trailing 17-0 at the half, Memphis scores 42 2nd half points to claim their 6th win of the season to become bowl eligible. This also marks the first time in the Coach Norvell era that they won a game while trailing after 3 quarters. At the end of the 3rd quarter, Memphis trailed 31-21. They had been 0-6, not no more. "We never gave up, we always knew we could win," Anthony Miller said after the game. "We can go all the way. We shouldn't lose the rest of the season." Riley Ferguson struggled in the first half but came out in the second half ready to play. He finished with 472 yards on 33 of 53 passing and 1 touchdown. "It was a roller coaster," Ferguson said. "We had to calm down at the
On this week's edition of the BadgerBlitz.com Podcast John Veldhuis and Jon McNamara break down where they think the men's basketball team can do to replace Tyler Herro after his de-commitment from the Badgers. They also discuss what they saw in Wisconsin's game against Purdue, and make their predictions for UW's homecoming game against Maryland.
The Georgia Bulldogs are ascending on the field, and on the recruiting trail under Kirby Smart. The latest win for Georgia came on Thursday when Adam Anderson, the No. 57-ranked prospect in the class of 2018, committed to the home state Bulldogs over Alabama in what is another recruiting huge victory for Smart over his mentor Nick Saban. Anderson originally committed to Georgia in August 2016 before flipping to LSU earlier this year. The 6-foot-4, 214-pound pass-rushing outside linebacker opened up his recruitment for a third time July 6 with a focus on Tennessee, Alabama, Auburn, Clemson and Georgia. Along with Georgia's climb into the top 5 of the AP poll, the commitment of the nation's No.
West Virginia (4-2, 2-1) at Baylor (0-6, 0-3) Site: McLane Stadium Time/Day: 7:00 p.m., Saturday TV/Radio: FS2/ESPN Central Texas Betting Line: West Virginia -9 Series: West Virginia, 3-2 It’s homecoming for Baylor in more ways than one. Of course, there’s the pageantry that always comes with this game where the campus is alive and festive with all kinds of activities. The game against the Mountaineers is just the apex of it all. But it’s homecoming because the Bears are finally back on campus. They may not recognize McLane Stadium. Baylor plays its first home game in nearly a month. The last time Baylor was in McLane was Sept. 23 when it met Oklahoma. Since then, the Bears traveled to Kansas
Notre Dame is set to host one of its biggest recruiting weekends of the year when the Irish host USC tomorrow. But, the Irish staff continues to put work in on the recruiting trail along with preparing for the upcoming weekend. An offer to one of the nation's top 2019 defensive backs has landed an offer from the Irish. Per his Twitter, Notre Dame has extended an offer to Chesapeake (Va.) Oscar Smith 2019 cornerback Cam'Ron Kelly. The 6-2, 195-pounder ranks as the nation's No. 13 cornerback and No. 146 player nationally. Kelly also holds offers from Alabama, Auburn, Clemson, Michigan, Penn State, Stanford, Virginia Tech and others. According to MaxPreps, Kelly recorded 35 total tackles and eight
LOUISVILLE HITS THE ROAD TO FACE FLORIDA STATE ● The University of Louisville hits the road for the first of two road games, visiting Florida State on Saturday for a noon kickoff at Doak S. Campbell Stadium. ● The game will be broadcast by ESPN with Mark Jones (play-by-play), Rod Gilmore (analyst), and Quint Kessenich (sideline). Paul Rogers (play-by-play), Alex Kupper (analyst) and Jody Demling (sideline) will call the action on Louisville Sports Properties. ● The Cardinals dropped to 4-3 overall and 1-3 in the ACC when Colton Lichtenberg hit a 27-yard field as time expired to lift Boston College to a 45-42 win at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. ● Louisville recorded 625 yards of total offense
UNC defensive coordinator John Papuchis met with the media following Wednesday’s practice to discuss his unit’s growth over the last month, why it’s still allowing a catastrophic play for a score each week, and about the unit’s overall attitude. *The biggest reasons the defense has progressed over the last month are, “I think it’s two things: One is there was a lot said early on about the continuity of a lot of the terminology of me taking over for coach Chiz, the reality is we had four guys in new roles coaching and I think it took a little bit of time for us as a group to know exactly what our guys were capable of handling in a given game week, and it took a little bit of time to sort out who the right 11 was to be out on the field.