After a long wait, Notre Dame has extended an offer to Ocala (Fla.) Vanguard safety Avonta Crim. Crim, a three-star prospect, picked up the offer following an official visit to campus this weekend to watch the Irish take on USC. The Florida talent was originally scheduled to visit Notre Dame for the Georgia game, but had to reschedule due to Hurricane Irma. Crim mentioned several times that he expected to get an offer form Notre Dame once he visited. Defensive coordinator Mike Elko has been leading the charge for Notre Dame on this recruitment, showing Crim a ton of love throughout the recruiting process. Crim is a big fan of Elko, and now that they've offered, Notre Dame should be the team to
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
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- Easton Stick threw for a touchdown and ran for two more that made the difference as North Dakota State beat Western Illinois 24-12 in a battle between two of the top teams in the FCS on Saturday. Stick brought the Bison back from a
Jeff Brohm spoke with reporters Monday coming off Purdue's 14-12 loss at Rutgers. The Boilermakers play Nebraska Saturday. • Don't expect linebacker T.J. McCollum or left tackle Grant Hermanns to return to the field soon, Brohm said. McCollum's injury — of which the location or severity has never been identified — is "taking longer than we thought" to heal, Brohm said. Hermanns, who has an unspecified knee injury, could be out "quite a while." • Tario Fuller was in uniform and traveled with the team to Rutgers but didn't play. Brohm thinks Fuller, a running back, could play Saturday. It'll be interesting to see how he'd factor into the running back rotation, considering Purdue's top three backs
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) -- Freshman Josh Grant got a shot at redemption and he kicked it through the goalposts in overtime as Western Michigan defeated Eastern Michigan 20-17 on Saturday. Grant had missed wide to the right on a potential game-winning kick
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.