In just his seventh game as an East Carolina University Pirate, junior Akeem Richmond (SLHS) played an integral part in setting a new ECU school record for three pointers made in a game as the Pirates routed St. Andrews, 111-59.
Ben Grossfuss (Lee County) has been named the Lynchburg College “Athlete of the Week” as the sophomore forward scored the Hornets game winner in their 1-0 victory over Virginia Wesleyan.
North Carolina's season looked sunk after a four-game losing streak marred by penalties, bad defense and inconsistent offense.
Michael Dyer rushed for 173 yards, including a game-sealing 46-yard touchdown run with 44 seconds remaining, and Louisville held off North Carolina State 30-18 on Saturday.
David Salmon directed two late touchdown drives and Aaron Nichols’ interception set up the go-ahead score to lead Campbell to a 28-27 Pioneer Football League win over Davidson Saturday at Barker-Lane Stadium.
Appalachian St. 53, Troy 14
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Clint Trickett threw three touchdown passes and West Virginia surprised sloppy No. 4 Baylor 41-27 on Saturday.
Backup quarterback Thomas Sirk threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to David Reeves with 7:23 left and Duke beat Virginia 20-13 on Saturday.
Syracuse turned to its defense to snap a four-game losing streak.
Campbell puts its unbeaten Pioneer Football League record on the line today, hosting Davidson for homecoming. Kickoff between the Camels (3-3, 3-0 PFL) and the Wildcats (1-6, 0-3 PFL) is slated for 4 p.m. at Barker-Lane Stadium.
It's a sign of how far Duke's program has come that reaching bowl eligibility has become almost an afterthought.
Louisville knows there's no room for errors when it faces North Carolina State.
If there's any realistic chance for Wake Forest to turn its rough season around, the Demon Deacons have to beat Syracuse.
North Carolina's defense has struggled to get off the field all season. Now the Tar Heels are facing an offense — and a Georgia Tech team — that has befuddled them for years.
Even during Duke's worst years under David Cutcliffe, the Blue Devils could always count on beating Virginia.
After a rocky non-conference start, Campbell (3-3, 3-0) has hit its stride as the Fighting Camels remained undefeated in the Pioneer Football League, picking up their third straight victory downing Butler 28-9 Saturday in Buies Creek.
With No. 19 East Carolina's grip on a spot in the Top 25 seemingly slipping away, Shane Carden and Co. never flinched.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Dak Prescott ran for two touchdowns and threw for another, leading No. 3 Mississippi State to a 38-23 victory over No. 2 Auburn on Saturday.
Everett Golson threw three touchdown passes to overcome his three turnovers that led to North Carolina scores and No. 6 Notre Dame remained unbeaten with a 50-43 victory Saturday.
The Citadel 63, Charlotte 56, 2OT
Tyler Murphy rushed for 132 yards and two touchdowns and Boston College beat North Carolina State 30-14 on Saturday for the Wolfpack's 11th straight Atlantic Coast Conference loss.
Anthony Boone threw for 123 yards and a touchdown, Josh Sneed rushed for 102 yards and a score, and Duke snapped a 10-year losing streak against Georgia Tech by beating the No. 22 Yellow Jackets 31-25 Saturday.
No. 11 Oklahoma 31, Texas 26
No. 1 Florida State 38, Syracuse 20
When No. 19 East Carolina faces South Florida, coach Ruffin McNeill said his team will be motivated by a desire to get better, not protect its national ranking or make up for past failures against the Bulls.
Leaving Florida has worked out pretty well for both Jacoby Brissett and Tyler Murphy.