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Muskies beat Pioneers to win Shriner trophy

by Matt Ryan on September 25, 2016

The Muskingum University Fighting Muskies beat Marietta 28-10 to win the Shriner trophy.  Running back Jordan Scanlon finished with three total touchdown. Muskingum is now 2-1 on the season. College Scoreboard FOOTBALL MUSKINGUM 28 MARIETTA 10 OHIO DOMINICAN 21 SAGINAW VALLEY 10 OHIO NORTHERN 16 OTTERBEIN 10 GARDNER-WEBB 21 OHIO 37 PENN STATE 10 MICHIGAN… Continue Reading

Kincade leads Grambling over Alcorn State 43-18

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GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Devante Kincade threw five TD passes and ran for another score and Grambling State beat Alcorn State 43-18 on Saturday night in a Southwestern Atlantic Conference matchup. Kincade was 30 of 42 for 400 yards passing, and threw TD strikes of 17 and 47 yards to Martez Carter, a 20-yarder to… Continue Reading

Ferguson’s 7 TDs lead Memphis to 77-3 rout of Bowling Green

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Riley Ferguson threw six touchdown passes to six different receivers and ran for a seventh — all in the first half — tying a school record for most touchdowns responsible for and Memphis drubbed Bowling Green, 77-3 in a non-conference game Saturday night. Ferguson, who walked away from a scholarship at… Continue Reading

Doubs’ pick-6 saves win over Portland St. 45-31

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CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Jarmaine Doubs’ 98-yard interception return with less than a minute to play lifted Southern Utah to a 45-31 win against Portland State on Saturday night. Trailing 38-31, Vikings’ quarterback Alex Kuresa led an eight-play, 81-yard drive to Southern Utah’s 4-yard line before the interception, which was Kuresa’s fourth of the… Continue Reading

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Green Wave hands Lakewood first loss; Bishops fall to Mustangs

by Matt Ryan on September 24, 2016

The Newark Catholic defeated Lakewood Saturday 30-10, ending the Lancer’s undefeated season.  Rosecrans loses their second straight game against Claymont to fall to 3-2 on the season. Local High School Scoreboard HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL LAKEWOOD 10 NEWARK CATHOLIC 30 CLAYMONT 39 ROSECRANS 15 BOYS SOCCER LICKING HEIGHTS 1 ZANESVILLE 1 DOVER 3 TRI-VALLEY 2 MAYSVILLE… Continue Reading

K-State beats Missouri St 35-0 in game called at halftime

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Jesse Ertz threw two touchdown passes, Winston Dimel added two touchdown runs and Kansas State beat Missouri State 35-0 on Saturday night in a game called at halftime as lightning lit up the skies around Bill Snyder Family Stadium. With rain having already lashed the area and more lightning on the… Continue Reading

Favored Accelerate wins $201,035 Los Alamitos Derby

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LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. (AP) — Accelerate won the $201,035 Los Alamitos Derby by a head Saturday, surviving a foul claim to earn his first graded stakes victory. Ridden by Tyler Baze, Accelerate ran 1 1/8 miles in 1:48.48 and paid $3.80, $2.40 and $2.10 as the 9-10 favorite in the Grade 2 race. Semper Fortis… Continue Reading

North Texas sneaks by Rice 42-35 in 2OT

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HOUSTON (AP) — Willy Ivery plunged in from 4-yards out, Rice’s Darik Dillard was stuffed on 4th-and-1 on the ensuing drive, and North Texas escaped Rice with a 42-35 win in 2OT on Saturday night. Jeffrey Wilson led North Texas (2-2, 1-0 Conference USA) with 157 yards rushing and three touchdowns and Mason Fine added… Continue Reading

Vanderbilt rallies to beat Western Kentucky 31-30 in OT

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Vanderbilt’s defense turned away a 2-point conversion play at the end of the first overtime as the Commodores escaped with a 31-30 victory over Western Kentucky on Saturday. Kyle Shurmur’s 5-yard pass to Nathan Marcus on the first possession of overtime gave Vanderbilt (2-2) its first lead of the game,… Continue Reading

Missouri sets scoring record, throttles Delaware St. 79-0

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COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Drew Lock threw a school record-tying five touchdown passes, and Missouri shattered its school scoring record Saturday, dismantling Delaware State 79-0. The previous record of 69 points has occurred three times, most recently on Sept. 17, 2011, when the Tigers shut out Western Illinois. Lock completed 26 of 36 pass attempts… Continue Reading