Football

Wisconsin's Jonathan Taylor runs past Michigan's Josh Metellus during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
November 19, 2017 - 8:59 am
No. 5 Wisconsin handled its close-up in a most Wisconsin way and No. 2 Miami went back to being the Cardiac 'Canes. Saturday was the sort of the calm before and after college football's storms. The past two weeks featured 14 games matching ranked teams. The next two weeks are rivalry weekend and...
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Washington quarterback Jake Browning (3) throws a pass to Lavon Coleman for a 6-yard touchdown against Utah during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
November 19, 2017 - 2:04 am
SEATTLE (AP) — A bit of late-game mastery by Washington quarterback Jake Browning provided Tristan Vizcaino a chance at redemption for a season of shaky kicking and the capper to one crazy rally. Pac-12 after dark, indeed. Vizcaino hit a 38-yard field goal as time expired and No. 16 Washington...
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Southern California running back Ronald Jones II, top, is tackled by UCLA defensive back Nate Meadors during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
November 19, 2017 - 1:56 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — After Sam Darnold met up with Josh Rosen at midfield, the Southern California quarterback climbed the stepladder for possibly the final time, holding the sword aloft and leading the Trojans' band while the student section chanted: "One more year!" If Darnold had just played his...
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Notre Dame wide receiver Kevin Stepherson (29) makes a catch in the end zone for a touchdown in front of Navy safety Jarid Ryan (2) during the second half of an NCAA college football game in South Bend, Ind., Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. Notre Dame defeated Navy 24-17. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
November 18, 2017 - 8:14 pm
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — With their slim College Football Playoff hopes fading, Brandon Wimbush and Notre Dame finally found a rhythm and put Navy away. Wimbush threw for 164 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a score as No. 9 Notre Dame rallied in the rain and wind to beat Navy 24-17 Saturday...
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Yale students rush the field after their win against Harvard in an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017 in New Haven, Conn. Yale won 24-3, securing the Bulldogs' first outright Ivy League championship in 37 years. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)
November 18, 2017 - 7:24 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Yale ended a lot of droughts by beating archrival Harvard on Saturday. The Bulldogs used a stifling defense to win 24-3, securing the program's first outright Ivy League championship since 1980. It was the first time Yale (9-1, 6-1 Ivy) had beaten Harvard (5-5, 3-4) at the...
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Texas Tech's Eli Howard (53) moves in as TCU's Shawn Robinson (12) throws a pass during the first half of the NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Lubbock, Texas. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)
November 18, 2017 - 6:40 pm
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Shawn Robinson became the first true freshman quarterback to start a game for No. 11 TCU in coach Gary Patterson's 17 seasons as head coach. Even after a 27-3 win over Texas Tech that got the Horned Frogs closer to a spot in the Big 12 championship game, Patterson kept to his...
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November 18, 2017 - 6:38 pm
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Dolphins waived linebacker Rey Maualuga on Saturday after he was arrested on a misdemeanor battery charge in Miami. The team announced the move without comment on the legal situation, saying they were promoting running back De'Veon Smith from the practice squad to...
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Kansas State quarterback Skylar Thompson (10) is pushed out of bounds by Oklahoma State linebacker Chad Whitener (45) in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
November 18, 2017 - 6:27 pm
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Byron Pringle caught three touchdown passes and returned a kickoff for another score to help Kansas State stun No. 10 Oklahoma State 45-40 on Saturday. Oklahoma State nearly erased a 29-point deficit in the second half, but Kansas State (6-5, 4-4 Big 12) held on to become...
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Auburn wide receiver Darius Slayton (81) is tackled by Louisiana Monroe safety Roland Jenkins (2) and cornerback Juwan Offray (1) after a reception in the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Auburn, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
November 18, 2017 - 4:53 pm
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn players could be forgiven for looking ahead to next week's visit from No. 1 Alabama. Forgiveness came easy after the Tigers made a strong recovery from their sluggish start against Louisiana-Monroe. Darius Slayton's 50-yard scoring catch late in the first half gave No. 6...
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Wisconsin's Alex Hornibrook throws during the first half of an NCAA college football game against the Michigan Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
November 18, 2017 - 4:46 pm
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Alex Hornibrook changed the conversation with one clutch throw. No. 5 Wisconsin is still undefeated in large part after its even-keeled quarterback shook off another groan-inducing interception. Hornibrook's 24-yard touchdown pass to A.J. Taylor in the third quarter broke open...
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