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(6) Georgia Avoids Upset, Tops Tennessee in OT

(6) Georgia Avoids Upset, Tops Tennessee in OT

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(KNOXVILLE, Tenn.) — Aaron Murray led No. 6 Georgia on a clutch drive to send the game to overtime, and Marshall Morgan hit a 42 yard field goal in OT to give the Bulldogs a 34-31 comeback win over Tennessee Saturday.
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Alabama Suspends Safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix Indefinitely

Alabama Suspends Safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix Indefinitely

American Football Field Yard Lines IStockPhoto/ Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Top-ranked Alabama has suspended free safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix indefinitely for violation of team rules.
Head coach Nick Saban refused to elaborate on why Clinton-Dix was suspended…

USC Fires Head Football Coach Lane Kiffin

USC Fires Head Football Coach Lane Kiffin

Stephen Dunn/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Lane Kiffin has been fired as head football coach of the University of Southern California.USC athletic director Pat Haden informed Kiffin of the decision following the team’s charter flight back to Los A…

(4) Ohio State Defeats (23) Wisconsin, 31-24 For 17th Consecutive Win

(4) Ohio State Defeats (23) Wisconsin, 31-24 For 17th Consecutive Win

ThinkStock(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — After missing the last two games due to a sprained left knee, junior quarterback Braxton Miller matched a career-high with four touchdown passes as No. 4 Ohio State (5-0, 1-0 Big Ten) defeated No. 23 Wisconsin (3-2, 1-1 Bi…

Winston Leads (8) FSU To 48-34 Win Over Boston College

Winston Leads (8) FSU To 48-34 Win Over Boston College

Football Texture/iStockphoto (BOSTON) –  Jameis Winston continued his stellar freshman campaign, throwing for 330 yards and four touchdowns to lead No. 8 Florida State to a 48-34 victory over Boston College.
His most impressive play came at the e…

No.9 Georgia Edges No.6 LSU 44-41 In Shootout

No.9 Georgia Edges No.6 LSU 44-41 In Shootout

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(ATHENS, Ga.) –  Aaron Murray threw four touchdown passes, the last one to Justin Scott-Wiseley with under two minutes remaining to give ninth-ranked Georgia a 44-41 win over LSU on Saturday.
The Bulldogs (3-1, 2-0 SEC)…

South Carolina Loses QB Shaw, Edges UCF 28-25

South Carolina Loses QB Shaw, Edges UCF 28-25

Joe Robbins/ Getty Images (ORLANDO, Fla.) — No. 12 South Carolina held off a fiesty UCF team for a 28-25 win on Saturday afternoon, but they lost their starting quarterback in the process.
Connor Shaw sprained his right shoulder on the team’s opening …

West Virginia Stuns No.11 Oklahoma State 30-21

West Virginia Stuns No.11 Oklahoma State 30-21

ThinkStock(MORGANTOWN, WV) –  Clint Trickett didn’t seem to be too nervous in his first start at West Virginia, leading the Mountaineers to a stunning 30-21 victory over No.11 Oklahoma State.
Trickett hooked up with Kevin White on a 17-yard touch…

Archie Griffin Believes College Athletes Should Be Paid

Archie Griffin Believes College Athletes Should Be Paid

Football Texture/iStockphoto (NEW YORK) — Former two-time Heisman Trophy winner Archie Griffin believes college athletes should be paid to play.  The ongoing discussion continues throughout college sports and Griffin understands the importance of…

Penn State to Start Regaining Scholarships

Penn State to Start Regaining Scholarships

Justin K.Aller/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Things are slowly beginning to return to normal at Penn State.
The NCAA announced Tuesday that it will reduce the sanctions against the Nittany Lions by gradually restoring scholarships beginning next season.
Th…

Former LSU Head Coach Paul Dietzel Passes Away At 89

Former LSU Head Coach Paul Dietzel Passes Away At 89

ThinkStock(NEW ORLEANS) — Former LSU head football coach Paul Dietzel, who led the Tigers to their first national championship in 1958, passed away on Tuesday at the age of 89.Dietzel roamed the sidelines for LSU from 1955 until 1961, where he compile…

Ohio State Quarterback Braxton Miller Cleared to Play Against Wisconsin

Ohio State Quarterback Braxton Miller Cleared to Play Against Wisconsin

Kirk Irwin/Getty Images(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — After missing the last two games with a sprained MCL in his left knee, Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller has been cleared to return and play Saturday against No. 23 Wisconsin.
No. 4 Ohio State (4-0) h…

No. 22 Notre Dame Outlasts Michigan State 17-13

No. 22 Notre Dame Outlasts Michigan State 17-13

Football Texture/iStockphoto (SOUTH BEND, IND.) –  Cam McDaniel scored the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter as No. 22 Notre Dame held off Michigan State 17-13 on Saturday afternoon.
It was the 10th-straight home win for the Irish, (3-1) w…

Florida Loses Driskel For Season, Tops Tennessee 31-17

Florida Loses Driskel For Season, Tops Tennessee 31-17

Sam Greenwood/Getty Images(GAINESVILLE, FL) –  The Florida Gators opened up conference play in the SEC by knocking off Tennessee 31-17 on Saturday, but they suffered a huge loss in the process.
Starting quarterback Jeff Driskel will need surgery …

No. 3 Clemson Pulls Away in the Second Half, Downs NC State 26-14

No. 3 Clemson Pulls Away in the Second Half, Downs NC State 26-14

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(RALEIGH, N.C.) — Tajh Boyd completed 24 of 37 passes for 244 yards and three touchdowns to lead the No. 3 Clemson Tigers past North Carolina State, 26-14, Thursday night.
NC State (2-1) made it a ballgame in the first half….

Scoreboard Roundup – 9/19/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 9/19/13

Brian D. Kersey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates 10 (88-65) – San Diego Padres 1 (71-81)
Detroit Tigers 5 (89-64) – Seattle Mariners 4 (67-86)
San Francisco Giants 2 (71-82) – New York Mets 1 (68-84)
Chicago Cubs 5 (64-89) – Milwaukee …

Nebraska Focused on Putting Pelini 2011 Tirade to Rest

Nebraska Focused on Putting Pelini 2011 Tirade to Rest

Football Texture/iStockphoto(LINCOLN, Neb.) – University of Nebraska administrative leaders are hoping to put head football coach Bo Pelini’s statements back in 2011 in the past.
The University released a statement on Wednesday backing Pelini and…

Nebraska’s Bo Pelini Apologizes for 2011 Tirade

Nebraska’s Bo Pelini Apologizes for 2011 Tirade

Banana Stock/Getty Images(LINCOLN, Neb.) — University of Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini apologized Monday for a profane rant from 2011 criticizing fans of the team.
“I want to sincerely apologize for my comments from two years ago which became public…

(21) Notre Dame Defeats Purdue, 31-24

(21) Notre Dame Defeats Purdue, 31-24

ThinkStock(WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind.) — Junior wide receiver DaVaris Daniels scored two touchdowns in the fourth quarter as No. 21 Notre Dame (2-1) defeated Purdue (1-2) Saturday night, 31-24.Trailing 17-10 early in the fourth, Fighting Irish senior quarte…

No. 11 Michigan Rallies to Avoid Upset

No. 11 Michigan Rallies to Avoid Upset

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(ANN ARBOR, Mich.) — Michigan overcame four Devin Gardner turnovers and scored the go-ahead touchdown with 2:49 left in the game, as the No. 11 Wolverines avoid the upset and top Akron 28-24 Saturday.
Akron trailed 21-10 hea…

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