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Mason Rushes Auburn to SEC Title

Mason Rushes Auburn to SEC TitleStreeter Lecka/Getty Images(ATLANTA) -- Tre Mason rushed for 303 yards and four touchdowns to lead No. 3 Auburn past No. 5 Missouri in the SEC Championship game Saturday. "Are O-line proved to be the the best O-line in college football," Mason said whe...

Rice Wins First Conference Title in 56-Years

Rice Wins First Conference Title in 56-Years

iStockPhot​o/Thinksto​ck(HOUSTON, Texas) -- The Rice Owls won their first outright conference championship since 1957 on Saturday by defeating Marshall 41-24 to win the Conference-USA title.

The Owls (10-1) pounded the Thundering Herd (9-4) on the ground, rushing for 250 yards on the day. Charles Ross ran for 109 yards and two touchdowns, tying the school's single season record of 14. Running Back Luke Turner passed for two more scores as Rice jumped out to an early 14-0 lead.

The Herd tried to make a comeback and trailed by 11 at half. However, the Owls scored 14 unanswered points to put the game away.

Marshall had their five game win streak snapped in what was their first C-USA Championship Game appearance. Quarterback Rakeem Cato threw for 265 yards and a pair of touchdowns.

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Baylor Gets Ready to Fiesta After Topping Texas

Baylor Gets Ready to Fiesta After Topping TexasiStockphoto(WACO, Texas) -- It's time for Baylor to Fiesta. Bryce Petty threw for 287 yards and two touchdowns to lead No. 9 Baylor past No. 25 Texas 30-10 Saturday, clinching the Bears the Big 12 title and a trip to the Fiesta Bowl. Baylor (11-1, 8-1 ...

Saved by the Bell: Oklahoma Upends Oklahoma State

Saved by the Bell: Oklahoma Upends Oklahoma StateJP Wilson/Replay Photos via Getty Images (STILLWATER, Okla.) -- Oklahoma quarterback Blake Bell entered the game in the second half in relief of injured starter Trevor Knight and didn't disappoint. Bell completed 10-of-16 passes, for 140 yards and what...

Arizona State Looking Forward to Stanford

Arizona State Looking Forward to StanfordStreeter Lecka/Getty Images(STANFORD, Calif.) -- The Pac-12 championship will be on the line on Saturday when Arizona State hosts Stanford. The winner will head to the Rose Bowl. Arizona State (10-2) is seeking their first Rose Bowl berth since 1997. '...

Bryce Petty Will Play Senior Season at Baylor

Bryce Petty Will Play Senior Season at BayloriStockphoto(NEW YORK) -- Quarterback Bryce Petty will return for his senior season at Baylor.The 6-foot-3, 230 pound Petty told reporters earlier in the week that he would "definitely be back." Petty hasn't disappointed in his first season as starter. ...

Conference USA Title on the Line

Conference USA Title on the LineThinkStock(NEW YORK) -- The Conference USA championship comes down to Marshall and Rice University on Saturday. Both teams finished 9-3 this season and will play at Rice Stadium in Houston. Owls head coach David Bailiff knows the Thundering Herd will g...

Pinkel Ready for SEC Championship Game

Pinkel Ready for SEC Championship GameBanana Stock/Getty Images(COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- The Missouri Tigers (5) are in their second year in the Southeastern Conference, but will play Auburn (3) for the championship on Saturday. Missouri head coach Gary Pinkel, who is a National Coach of the Year...

ESPN: Zach Mettenberger has Torn ACL

ESPN: Zach Mettenberger has Torn ACLStreeter Lecka/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- LSU senior quarterback Zach Mettenberger has a torn ACL and a sprained MCL, according to ESPN's Adam Caplan.                             &nbs...

Cincinnati Prepares for Louisville

Cincinnati Prepares for LouisvilleFootball Texture/iStockphoto(NEW YORK) -- A share of the American Athletic Conference title will be at stake when Louisville takes on Cincinnati on Thursday night. That would only come if University of Central Florida loses on Saturday to Southern Meth...

Jim Mora Agrees to 6-Year Extension with UCLA

Jim Mora Agrees to 6-Year Extension with UCLA NFL Photos(NEW YORK) -- Jim Mora is staying in Southern California a little longer. The 52-year-old agreed to a six-year contract extension with UCLA to remain the schools head football coach through the 2019 season. Mora decided to stay despite bei...

Mariota Staying at Oregon

Mariota Staying at OregonThearon W. Henderson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota announced Tuesday he will return next season for his junior year."It is an honor to be a student at the University of Oregon and to have the opportunity to represen...

Report: USC Hires Steve Sarkisian As Head Coach

Report: USC Hires Steve Sarkisian As Head CoachThinkStock(LOS ANGELES) -- USC has hired Steve Sarkisian of Washington as their next head coach, according to ESPN. He will take over for Lane Kiffin, who was fired on Sept. 28. The 39-year-old Sarkisian previously served as an assistant for the Trojan...

Florida State Ranked No. 1 in Latest BCS Standings

Florida State Ranked No. 1 in Latest BCS StandingsChris Graythen/Getty Images(NEW YORK) --  The BCS standings received quite a shakeup after an exciting weekend of play. No. 1 Florida State and No. 2 Ohio State have taken the top two spots in the standings with just one week remaining before the ...

Auburn Shocks No. 1 Alabama 34-28 To Win The Iron Bowl

Auburn Shocks No. 1 Alabama 34-28 To Win The Iron BowlAmerican Football Field Yard Lines/ iStockPhoto/ThinkStock(AUBURN, ALA.) --  Auburn's wild season got even more exciting on Saturday when Chris Davis returned a missed field-goal attempt 109 yards for a touchdown on the final play to give the four...

Penn State Upsets No. 15 Wisconsin 31-24

Penn State Upsets No. 15 Wisconsin 31-24Justin K. Aller/Getty Images(MADISON, WI) --  Freshman quarterback Christian Hackenberg threw for 339 yards and four touchdowns as Penn State topped No. 15 Wisconsin 31-24 at Camp Randall Stadium. Hackenberg connected with Eugune Lewis on two of t...

No. 2 FSU Routs Florida 37-7

No. 2 FSU Routs Florida 37-7Football Texture/iStockphoto (GAINESVILLE, FL) --  Jameis Winston threw for 327 yards and three touchdowns as No. 2 Florida State capped off an undefeated regular season with a 37-7 rout of Florida on Saturday. The Seminoles (12-0, 8-0 ACC) are un...

Ohio State Edges Michigan 42-41 in Thriller

Ohio State Edges Michigan 42-41 in ThrillerKirk Irwin/Getty Images(ANN ARBOR, Mich.) --  Michigan went for it all, and it proved to be costly. Devin Gardner was intercepted by Tyvis Powell as the Wolverines (7-5, 3-5 Big Ten) went for a go-ahead 2-point conversion with 32 seconds remaining...

No. 17 LSU Rallies To Top Arkansas 31-27

No. 17 LSU Rallies To Top Arkansas 31-27ThinkStock(BATON ROUGE, LA.) --  Anthony Jennings hit Travis Dural with a 49-yard touchdown pass with 1:15 remaining, and No. 17 LSU rallied to defeat Arkansas 31-27 on Friday. Jennings was playing in place of an injured Zach Mettenberger.  T...

Ohio State Ready for Michigan

Ohio State Ready for MichiganFootball Texture/iStockphoto(NEW YORK) -- The Ohio State Buckeyes (11-0, 7-0 Big Ten) will seek their second undefeated season in a row on Saturday when they play rival Michigan State (7-4, 3-4 Big Ten). Due to NCAA sanctions last season the team was u...

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