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Riley Ferguson threw for 471 yards and had a 21-yard TD pass with 1:28 left, Patrick Taylor rushed for a career-high four touchdowns and No. 25 Memphis overcame a 17-point deficit to beat Houston 42-38 on Thursday night.
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
A great comeback by Memphis at Houston. Riley Ferguson does it again with 471 pass yards and five second-half touchdown drives, and freshman cornerback T.J. Carter records two takeaways in the final two minutes. After being blanked in the first half, Memphis now has control of the AAC West. Mike Norvell's team now has four wins by single digits.
No. 25 Memphis road dogs against Houston
Houston is a three-point favorite hosting Memphis on Thursday (8 p.m. ET, ESPN/ESPN App). Memphis QB Riley Ferguson has thrown at least six TDs in two games this season; the rest of the FBS has done it five times. Houston has won six straight against ranked opponents.
Scott Matthews ESPN Producer
Laura Rutledge checks in on Houston's players taking a break with some wiffle ball the day before their AAC showdown with Memphis (Thursday 8 ET on ESPN).
If the Tigers are going to make a serious run in the American -- and push for a New Year's Six bid -- the rush defense needs to get better.
Riley Ferguson threw three touchdown passes and Memphis took advantage of five turnovers by No. 25 Navy to hand the Midshipmen their first loss 30-27 on Saturday.
After Memphis defensive lineman Ernest Suttles was charged with rape Saturday, he was dismissed from the program for violation of team rules.
Can Tigers stop Navy's rushing attack?
ESPN's FPI projects Memphis to have a 67 percent chance to defeat No. 25 Navy on Saturday (3:45 p.m. ET on ESPNU/ESPN App). Navy leads the FBS with 414.2 rushing yards per game.