Cowboys earn 2 points with heady play
Oklahoma State blocked a Texas extra-point attempt and on the return, a Cowboys player, thinking he wouldn't make it to the end zone, pitched back to a teammate, who took it the rest of the way.
Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer
Miami went into its game against Georgia Tech allowing just 65 rush yards per game. But in the first quarter alone, the Jackets had 65 yards rushing. It is a much different story for a defense when it comes to defending the triple-option coach Paul Johnson favors.
Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer
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Georgia Tech pulls even with Miami
Georgia Tech RB Dedrick Mills runs seven yards into the end zone to tie the game up against No. 14 Miami on ESPN2.
Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer
A game that's suddenly very interesting: Iowa State is up 14-0 at home against No. 13 Baylor late in the first quarter. Cyclones QB Joel Lanning starting a perfect 7-7 for 134 yards and a TD.
Matt Fortuna ESPN Staff Writer
There was a fourth-and-1 stop by Syracuse, which was just the latest in what has been the theater of the absurd at MetLife Stadium. ND has blocked and returned an extra point for 2, scored on the first play from scrimmage and has a kickoff return TD. The teams have combined for 405 yards of offense, and it's still the first quarter, with the Irish leading 23-13.
Buechele sets up Texas touchdown
Texas QB Shane Buechele connects with Dorian Leonard for a 49-yard gain to the 2-yard line, which set up a TD. Oklahoma State leads the 22nd-ranked team in the nation 14-7 on ABC.
No. 20 Arkansas cruising early
Arkansas RB Devwah Whaley goes right up the middle for a 75-yard TD run. The Razorbacks lead Alcorn State 17-0.
Oklahoma State extends lead on 54-yard TD
Mason Rudolph finds James Washington for a 54-yard touchdown to put Oklahoma State up 14-0 over No. 22 Texas in the first quarter.
Another long score for Notre Dame
QB DeShone Kizer throws deep to Equanimeous St. Brown for a 67-yard TD, putting the WR's yardage total at 146 early in the first quarter. Notre Dame leads 23-13 on ESPN.
Jason Sobel @JasonSobelESPN
Matt Fitzpatrick might have to take off his shoes and socks to get that one.
Irish take back blocked extra point
After Notre Dame scored on its first play, Syracuse responded with a quick score of its own. But the Irish blocked the extra point attempt and returned it for a safety.
SMU opens up game with pick-six
Less than a minute into SMU-Temple, the Mustangs took a lead on an easy pick-six.
Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer
Northwestern had 47 total punt return yards before Flynn Nagel took his first attempt 46 yards to set up an early score. 'Cats lead Iowa 7-0 early on the first 1st quarter TD Iowa has allowed all year.
Irish score on first offensive play
Notre Dame QB DeShone Kizer throws a strike to Equanimeous St. Brown, who takes it 79 yards to the house. After a crazy start, the Irish now lead Syracuse 9-6 on ESPN.