George Golden, Ezra Gray and Robert Pritchett III each had a rushing touchdown, and Alabama State gained 218 yards on 52 carries to beat NAIA Edward Waters 37-3 on Thursday night.
Phil Murphy is back with another edition of Murphy's Law to advocate for nine conference games a season for the ACC and SEC.
The Horned Frogs need a win over Baylor on Friday to set up their rematch with the Sooners for the Big 12 championship.
The title fight in Indianapolis is already set, but the No. 5 Badgers and No. 9 Buckeyes need to avoid upsets. Plus, three teams vie to go bowling.
In-state and ACC/SEC games abound on the final full weekend of the regular season.
Alabama looks as vulnerable as it has in a while -- can Auburn spring the upset at Jordan-Hare? Here are the picks for the full slate of SEC games.
AP Top 25
|RK||Team||Rec||Pts||Trend||Last Week||Next Week|
|1||AlabamaALA(47)||1-0||0||—||vs San Jose State W 48-3||—|
|2||Ohio StateOSU(4)||1-0||0||—||vs Marshall W 45-7||—|
|3||Boise StateBSU(8)||1-0||0||—||vs #10 Virginia Tech W 33-30||—|
|4||TCUTCU||1-0||0||2||vs #24 Oregon State W 30-21||—|
|5||TexasTEX(1)||1-0||0||—||vs Rice W 34-17||—|
|6||NebraskaNEB||1-0||0||2||vs Western Kentucky W 49-10||—|
|7||OregonORE||1-0||0||4||vs New Mexico W 72-0||—|
|8||FloridaFLA||1-0||0||4||vs Miami (OH) W 34-12||—|
|9||IowaIOWA||1-0||0||—||vs Eastern Illinois W 37-7||—|
|10||OklahomaOKLA||1-0||0||3||vs Utah State W 31-24||—|
|11||WisconsinWIS||1-0||0||1||@ UNLV W 41-21||—|
|12||MiamiMIAMI||1-0||0||1||vs Florida A&M W 45-0||—|
|13||Virginia TechVT||0-1||0||3||vs #3 Boise State L 33-30||—|
|14||ArkansasARK||1-0||0||3||vs Tennessee Tech W 44-3||—|
|15||Georgia TechGT||1-0||0||1||vs South Carolina State W 41-10||—|
|16||USCUSC||1-0||0||2||@ Hawai'i W 49-36||—|
|17||Florida StateFSU||1-0||0||3||vs Samford W 59-6||—|
|18||Penn StatePSU||1-0||0||1||vs Youngstown State W 44-14||—|
|19||LSULSU||1-0||0||2||vs #18 North Carolina W 30-24||—|
|20||UtahUTAH||1-0||0||NR||vs #15 Pittsburgh W 27-24||—|
|21||AuburnAUB||1-0||0||1||vs Arkansas State W 52-26||—|
|22||GeorgiaUGA||1-0||0||1||vs Louisiana W 55-7||—|
|23||West VirginiaWVU||1-0||0||2||vs Coastal Carolina W 31-0||—|
|24||South CarolinaSC||1-0||0||NR||vs Southern Mississippi W 41-13||—|
|25||StanfordSTAN||1-0||0||NR||vs Sacramento State W 52-17||—|
Dropped from rankings: Pittsburgh 15, North Carolina 18