National Sports

Tate throws for 349 yards, 5 TDs as Arizona routs S. Utah

By BOB BAUM, AP Sports Writer TUSCON, Ariz. (AP) — A sore ankle seems to be slowing that dynamic breakaway speed of Khalil Tate. But the Arizona quarterback sure can still throw the ball. Tate passed for a career-best 349 yards and five touchdowns, then sat out most of the fourth quarter ...

Agnew, Washington lead SDSU to upset of No. 23 ASU, 28-21

By BERNIE WILSON, AP Sports Writer SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego State made a statement with another win against Arizona State, even if it took until the final play to seal the 28-21 upset of the No. 23 Sun Devils. Junior Ryan Agnew threw his first career touchdown pass to cap an impressive ...

No. 10 Washington shuts down Utah in 21-7 victory

By JOHN COON, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Washington's defense is as strong as advertised once again. The No. 10 Huskies smothered Utah for the better part of four quarters on the way to a 21-7 victory on Saturday night. Nothing the Utes did on offense had a real impact as the ...

AP Top 25 Takeaways: First major upset shakes Big Ten

By RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer The fun in a college football season does not really start until there is big upset, a Top Ten team losing to an unranked team. BYU provided the season's first shocker, one that could reset the College Football Playoff race and have long-term ...

No. 12 LSU beats No. 7 Auburn 22-21 on last-play field goal

By The Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — Cole Tracy kicked a 42-yard field goal on the final play to give No. 12 LSU a 22-21 victory over No. 7 Auburn on Saturday in their Southeastern Conference opener. Joe Burrow led LSU (3-0) down the field in the final minutes with clutch plays and two ...

Ehlinger’s 2 TD passes lead Texas over No. 22 USC 37-14

By JIM VERTUNO, AP Sports Writer AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The cheers of "Texas Fight!" had likely never sounded louder, and the postgame singing of the "Eyes of Texas" had never sounded sweeter. At least not for Texas coach Tom Herman and this group of Longhorns. Texas gave Herman his biggest ...

No. 4 Ohio State holds off No. 15 TCU 40-28 after quick TDs

By STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Sports Writer ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Fourth-ranked Ohio State overcame the adversity of Urban Meyer's absence and its toughest test so far — and is still undefeated for the return of the suspended coach. Trailing No. 15 TCU and with star defender Nick Bosa in the ...

McCann kicks FG as time expires; Missouri beats Purdue 40-37

By JIM JOHNSON, Associated Press WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Tucker McCann had a good feeling Missouri was going to need him on Saturday night. The junior kicker was ready when the Tigers turned to him to put the game away against Purdue. McCann kicked a 25-yard field goal as time expired ...

No. 12 LSU beats No. 7 Auburn 22-21 on last-play field goal

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Cole Tracy kicked a 42-yard field goal on the final play to give No. 12 LSU a 22-21 victory over No. 7 Auburn on Saturday in their Southeastern Conference opener. Joe Burrow led LSU (3-0) down the field in the final minutes with clutch plays and two pass interference ...

Sharks acquire Erik Karlsson from Senators

By Josh Dubow AP Sports Writer SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks acquired two-time Norris Trophy-winning defenseman Erik Karlsson from the Ottawa Senators on Thursday, making a blockbuster addition to the roster after missing out on high-scoring center John Tavares in free ...