Purdue University has suspended 14 students -- 13 of them athletes -- for violating the Protect Purdue Pledge by attending a party Saturday in a resid

Purdue suspends 13 athletes for violating COVID-19 pledge

All of the athletes, who were not identified, compete in winter or spring sports. The Boilermakers athletic department declined to identify which teams will be affected.
Vikings
September 28

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Big Ten back in poll, not on field

There was no way this was going to turn out anything but odd, and it's not going to get easier going forward.The college football season…
Gophers
September 27
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Gophers unranked in latest AP Top 25 football poll

The Gophers were at No. 19 in the preseason poll. Some 0-0 programs did break through in the latest one, including No. 6 Ohio State, No. 10 Penn State.
Gonzaga's Nigel Williams-Goss, right, drives the ball against Saint Mary's Dane Pineau (22) and Joe Rahon, center, during the first half of an NCAA co
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Gophers
September 27

AP Top 25: Big Ten and Pac-12 return to most unusual poll

No. 6 Ohio State, No. 10 Penn State and No. 14 Oregon returned to The Associated Press college football poll on Sunday, weeks before they…
Gophers
September 27

AP Top 25 Takeaways: LSU gets Air Raided; No. 3 OU upset

The Pirate plundered the defending national champions. Oklahoma got its annual faceplant as a big favorite out of the way early. Texas made a crazy…
Gophers
September 27

Wilson throws for 392 yards, No. 18 BYU routs Troy 48-7

Zach Wilson threw for a career-high 392 yards and two touchdowns, leading No. 18 BYU to a 48-7 victory over Troy on Saturday night.
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Gophers
September 26

Patterson steps up, leads No. 20 Hokies past NC State 45-24

Quincy Patterson II came off the bench to throw two touchdown passes and run for another score, leading No. 20 Virginia Tech to a 45-24 victory over NC State on Saturday night.
Vikings
September 26

Ebner dominates in Aranda debut as Baylor tops Kansas 47-14

Trestan Ebner left little doubt he was more than ready for Baylor's opener after two games were called off because of COVID-19 concerns.
Gophers
September 26

No. 16 Tennessee wins seventh straight 31-27 over Gamecocks

Tennessee quarterback Jarrett Guarantano expected a difficult time at South Carolina. He also expected the 16th-ranked Vols to come out on top, no matter how hard things got.
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Gophers
September 26

Spiller leads No. 10 Texas A&M over Vanderbilt 17-12

Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher admitted that he'd be mad all week after the way his 10th-ranked team played against Vanderbilt on Saturday night.
Gophers
September 26

Hudson, Central Arkansas rally, beat Missouri St. 27-20

Tyler Hudson had a 7-yard touchdown reception and scored on a 57-yard punt return as Central Arkansas scored the last 21 points to beat Missouri State 27-20 on Saturday night.
Gophers
September 26

No. 2 Crimson Tide rolls on offense to 38-19 win over Mizzou

Nick Saban has never lost a season opener while coaching Alabama.
Memphis wide receiver Tevin Jones (87) reaches for a pass in front of Tulsa cornerback Darrell Williams (6) in the first quarter of an NCAA college fo
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Gophers
September 26

Anthony has 6 TDs, La Tech beats Houston Baptist 66-38

Luke Anthony threw five touchdown passes and ran for another score to lead Louisiana Tech to a 66-38 victory over Houston Baptist on Saturday night.
Vikings
September 26
Mississippi State quarterback K.J. Costello passes in the second half in Baton Rouge

Costello's 623 yards lead Miss. St. past No. 6 LSU, 44-34

New Mississippi State coach Mike Leach put his "Air Raid" offense in the hands of a transfer quarterback who showed up over the summer and the results were like nothing defending national champion LSU or the Southeastern Conference has ever seen.
Gophers
September 26

BC rallies from 14-points down, beats Texas State 24-21

Boston College coach Jeff Hafley told his team all week to expect the game against Texas State to come down to the wire.
Gophers
September 26

SMU wins home opener, runs over Stephen F Austin 50-7

Shane Buechele threw two touchdown passes, Ulysses Bentley IV ran for two more scores and SMU beat Stephen F. Austin 50-7 on Saturday night.
Gophers
September 26

Armstrong, Davis help Virginia rally past winless Duke 38-20

It took Virginia four scheduled opponents to actually get to start their season, and four quarters to hit their stride in a 38-20 victory against Dukes on Saturday night.
Gophers
September 26

Bennett helps No. 4 Georgia rally past Arkansas 37-10

Stetson Bennett transferred away from Georgia after a freshman year spent far down the depth chart. Back then, in early 2018, he didn't think he'd ever get a chance to lead his home-state Bulldogs to a win.
Gophers
September 26

No. 8 Texas rallies to beat Texas Tech 63-56 in overtime

Sam Ehlinger threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Joshua Moore in overtime, sending No. 8 Texas to a wild 63-56 victory over Texas Tech on Saturday that saw the Longhorns rally with two touchdowns in the final 3 minutes of regulation.
Gophers
September 26

Hubbard, No. 15 Oklahoma State, escape with another victory

For Chuba Hubbard and Oklahoma State, it wasn't pretty, but in the end, when it really mattered, he and his team made the plays they needed to.
Gophers
September 26

Carroll, Tulane run for 7 TDs, beat Southern Miss 66-24

Cameron Carroll scored a career-high three of Tulane's seven rushing touchdowns and added a 16-yard TD reception, and the Green Wave beat Southern Miss 66-24 on Saturday.