Sunday’s Den: Wrapping up a college football Saturday

13) USC 28, Arizona State 27:
— Trojans scored 14 points in last 2:52 to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat.
— Total yardage was 556-392, USC
— Soph QB Slovis threw for 381 yards, two TD’s.

12) Indiana 38, Michigan 21
— Hoosiers snapped a 27-game losing streak vs Michigan
— Indiana is 3-0 in Big 14 for first time since 1988.
— Indiana QB Penix threw for 342 yards, three TD’s.

11) Florida 44, Georgia 28:
— Dawgs led this game 14-0, but trailed 38-21 at the half.
— Florida QB Trask threw for 474 yards, four TD’s.
— Georgia QB’s combined to complete only 9-29 passes.

10) Memphis 34, South Florida 33
— Tigers (-17.5) scored two TD’s in last 3:13 to escape an upset.
— Memphis QB White threw for 437 yards, four TD’s.

9) Liberty 38, Virginia Tech 35:
— Liberty kicked a 51-yard FG with 0:01 left for the win.
— 7-0 Flames have wins over two ACC teams (VT, Syracuse)
— Former Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze is Liberty’s coach; he might not be at Liberty much longer.
 
8) Notre Dame 47, Clemson 40 OT:
— Notre Dame drove 91 yards, tied game with 0:22 left.
— Clemson’s freshman QB Uiagalelei threw for 439 yards, two TD’s in his first college road start.
— Notre Dame scored a defensive TD, also fumbled on Clemson’s 3-yard line. 

7) Upsets of the Week:
— Maryland (+27) 35, Penn State 19
— Liberty (+17) 38, Virginia Tech 35
— San Jose State (+9.5) 28, San Diego State 17
— Colorado 48 (+6), UCLA 42
— Notre Dame (+5.5) 47, Clemson 40 OT
— Indiana (+4) 38, Michigan 21

6) Northwestern 21, Nebraska 13:
— Wildcats are 3-0 in Big 14 for first time in 20 years.
— Northwestern hasn’t allowed a 2nd-half point this season.

5) Iowa State 38, Baylor 31:
— Cyclones trailed 21-10 at halftime.
— Iowa State survived four turnovers (-2); they threw three INT’s.
— Cyclones outrushed Baylor 198-71.

4) Maryland 35, Penn State 19
— Terrapins lost their opener 43-3 to Northwestern, scored 80 points in winning last two games.
— Maryland was +3 in turnovers; Tagovailoa threw for 282 yards, three TD’s.
— Penn State is 0-3 for first time since 2001.

3) Louisiana 27, Arkansas State 20:
— Ragin’ Cajuns are 6-1; they’ve covered only one of their last six games.
— ASU led this game 6-0 at halftime.
— ASU tied game with 2:24 left; Cajuns scored game-winning TD with 1:13 left.

2) Colorado 48, UCLA 42
— UCLA turned ball over four times, trailed 35-14 at halftime.
— Colorado had 92 plays from scrimmage, ran ball for 264 yards.
— Buffs led 35-7 at one point; UCLA got as close as 42-35.

1) Oklahoma State 20, Kansas State 18:
— Trailing 13-12, K-State was driving but fumbled; Cowboys returned fumble 85 yards for a pivotal touchdown.
— K-State scored a TD with 2:08 left, but failed on the 2-point play.
— Wildcats led 12-0 at halftime.
— K-State ran ball for 227 yards, outgained OSU 370-256, but lost. 

Author: Armadillo Sports

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