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November 14, 2015 - 3:27pm
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PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico (AP) — Derek Fathauer played bogey-free for another 6-under 66 on Saturday to build a one-shot lead over Jason Bohn going into the final round of the OHL Classic at Mayakoba.

Bohn made a 25-foot eagle putt to take the lead on a rainy day at El Camaleon Golf Club, and he was still tied for the lead until a bogey on the 18th hole for a 65.

Fathauer was at 16-under 197. He is trying to become the sixth straight first-time winner...

November 14, 2015 - 3:22pm
1 week 5 days ago

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Cody Williams threw for two touchdowns to lead Monmouth (NJ) to a 21-16 win over Presbyterian on Saturday.

Williams connected with Ugo Ezemma for a 5-yard score in the second quarter and Reggie White Jr., from the 11 late in the third for what proved to be the game winner.

Darren Ambush also had a 13-yard touchdown run in the third quarter as the Hawks (4-6, 2-3 Big South) overcame a 10-7 halftime deficit....

November 14, 2015 - 3:22pm
1 week 5 days ago

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Jordan Cronkrite had two first-half touchdowns and Kelvin Taylor's long run in the fourth quarter helped No. 11 Florida hold off South Carolina 24-14 on Saturday.

The Gators (9-1, 7-1 Southeastern Conference) were up 17-0 heading to the fourth quarter, with the defense having allowed only 44 yards.

But South Carolina (3-7, 1-7) rallied with a throwback 17-yard touchdown from receiver Pharoh Cooper to quarterback Perry Orth,...

November 14, 2015 - 3:22pm
1 week 5 days ago

LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Zach Drayer passed for two touchdowns and ran for another as St. Francis (Pa.) shut out Robert Morris 21-0 on Saturday to stay in the cluster at the top of the Northeast Conference.

The Red Flash (7-3, 4-1) struck early when Dreyer completed a TD pass from the 6 to Terell Smith at 10:49 of the first quarter. Drayer capped a six-play, 72-yard drive with a keeper from the 2 yard line, and later hit Matt Valenzuela with another touchdown pass from the 6...

November 14, 2015 - 3:19pm
1 week 5 days ago

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Nate Peterman tied a career high with three touchdown passes to lead Pittsburgh past Duke 31-13 on Saturday.

Peterman was 13 of 23 for 180 yards with touchdowns of 11 yards to Zach Challingsworth, 3 yards to J.P. Holtz and 5 yards to Dontez Ford.

Qadree Ollison added 111 yards rushing with a late 1-yard TD to help Pitt (7-3, 5-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) snap a two-game losing streak and keep its slim Coastal Division hopes alive...

November 14, 2015 - 3:17pm
1 week 5 days ago

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Zach Mays kicked a 35-yard field goal in the first quarter and Cornell beat Columbia 3-0 on Saturday, snapping a nine-game losing skid dating back to last season.

Luke Hagy ran for 60 yards on 24 carries, and Sean Scullen and Nick Gesualdi had interceptions for Cornell (1-8, 1-5 Ivy League). Cameron Molina ran for a career-high 180 yards to lead Columbia (2-7, 1-5).

Mays' field goal capped a 13-play, 73-yard drive on the opening...

November 14, 2015 - 3:16pm
1 week 5 days ago

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Alvin Kamara rushed for 127 yards and two touchdowns Saturday as Tennessee defeated North Texas 24-0 for its third straight victory.

This marks the first time Tennessee has won three consecutive games within the same season since reeling off four straight victories in 2010. The latest triumph made Tennessee (6-4) bowl eligible for a second consecutive season.

North Texas (1-9) never drove beyond Tennessee's 45-yard line as the...

November 14, 2015 - 3:02pm
1 week 5 days ago

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Trey Davis scored 10 straight points for Massachusetts to rally the Minutemen to an 85-79 victory over Howard in a season opener on Saturday.

Davis and Jabarie Hinds scored 19 points apiece. Donte Clark added 16, Zach Coleman 13 and Seth Berger 10.

Five points from James Daniel and a dunk from James Miller had Howard in front 54-40 with 16:56 to go. But a nearly five-minute drought for Howard gave UMass the opportunity to start...

November 14, 2015 - 2:53pm
1 week 5 days ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rashun Davis drained a 3-pointer with 1.5 seconds left in the second overtime and finished with a career-high 28 points, and Radford upset Georgetown 82-80 on Saturday in the season opener.

Davis' game-winner came after he missed a pair of free throws with 39 seconds left. Georgetown's L.J. Peak missed a 3 at 14 seconds.

Cameron Jones, who made back-to-back 3-pointers down the stretch, added 20 points for the Highlanders....

November 14, 2015 - 2:50pm
1 week 5 days ago

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State has lost junior guard Terry Henderson for at least six to eight weeks with a right ankle injury.

The West Virginia transfer played 7 minutes in his Wolfpack debut during Friday's 85-68 season-opening loss to William & Mary. Coach Mark Gottfried said afterward that X-rays revealed no fracture, but Henderson was taken to a hospital for additional evaluation.

The school announced Saturday that Henderson has...

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