The Tigers led just 17-6 at halftime despite rolling up 288 total yards in the first half. Auburn was stopped on fourth down at the 2-yard line and Jarrett Stidham threw an interception at the Arkansas 39 to end two first-half drives. But the third quarter included touchdown drives of 75, 70, 62 and 23 yards as the Tigers totaled 239 total yards on five possessions to build a 45-13 lead. “That was the biggest key for us all week,” said Stidham of coming out strong in the third quarter. “Even in our meeting today we said whenever we come out for the second half, we have to finish the game and really set the tone for the second half. I think we did that and it kind of got everything rolling.” Auburn
WILLLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) -- Marcus Marshall ran for two touchdowns and James Madison put together eight unanswered scoring drives to defeat William & Mary 46-14 on Saturday, remaining unbeaten for a Division I-leading 19 games. Tyler Gray and Ethan Ratke
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Josh Jackson threw three touchdown passes and No. 14 Virginia Tech scored on fumble, interception and punt returns to rout North Carolina 59-7 on Saturday. Jackson passed for 132 yards and the Hokies (6-1, 2-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) dominated in sending the Tar Heels (1-7, 0-5) to their fifth straight loss. Off last week, Virginia Tech looked rested and focused and played that way, scoring in all three phases in the first half and bolting to a 35-0 halftime lead. Virginia Tech scored twice on defense, getting the first score of the game on defensive tackle Ricky Walker's 12-yard fumble return. The Hokies added Greg Stroman's 91-yard punt return for a touchdown — his
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Most everyone expected for Tennessee to get hammered today, and Alabama obliged, laying a 45-7 beatdown on the Vols to drop them to 3-4 overall and 0-4 in the SEC. Here are four quick takeaways after a long afternoon for the orange and white. 1 — The second quarter — No one, at least anyone I’m aware, had given Tennessee a snowball’s chance of throwing a care into Alabama today. Yet, midway through the second quarter, the Vols’— thanks to the defense only — were kind of hanging around, down only 7-0. Then the flood gates opened and the Vols found themselves in deep trouble. Most frustrating for those with orange-tinted rooting interests, things got out of hand at least partly
UCLA didn't just get right on the football field on Saturday with a 31-14 win over Oregon, they got right off of it, too. Three-star Michigan linebacker Kolin Demens announced his pledge on Twitter late Saturday afternoon.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Logan Woodside tossed five touchdown passes and Toledo ran away from Akron 48-21 on Saturday. Woodside finished 17 of 24 for 304 yards to lead the Rockets (6-1, 3-0 Mid-America Conference). He moved into second place on Toledo's all
BUTTE, Mont. (AP) -- Jed Fike rushed for 250 yards and four touchdowns on 12 carries in the first half alone, and NAIA's Montana Tech had 932 total yards in a 93-19 victory over Montana State-Northern on Saturday. The total yards easily topped Montana
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Marcus Davenport scored on a 34-yard fumble return with eight minutes left in the first quarter and UT-San Antonio led the entire way in a 20-7 homecoming win over Rice on Saturday night. The Roadrunners (4-2, 1-2 Conference USA) led