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LSU welcomes South Carolina to Tiger Stadium on short notice

BATON ROUGE, La. – There is nothing typical about Saturday’s LSU-South Carolina game at Tiger Stadium.Because of the catastrophic floods in South Carolina last week, the schools were forced to move the game from the Gamecocks’ Williams-Brice Stadium to Baton Rouge only a few days before kickoff.

Clemson scores TD courtesy of monster block (1:06)
LaQuan McGowan rumbles in for a TD (0:31)
Braxton Miller makes ridiculous catch, scores TD on next play (0:43)

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Rogers: Cubs turn to Hendricks in Game 2

Don't look past Kyle Hendricks. The Cubs' Game 2 starter knows how to pitch and says he's ready. He better be, or else Chicago could be headed back to Wrigley down 0-2.

Wackiest plays from past week of college football (2:31)
Motley-Ford connect for three TD's in Hokies win (0:54)
Bill Self signs $10K check for KU student (0:52)
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Ripken admits interest in Nationals' manager job

Cal Ripken Jr. acknowledged being interested in the Nationals' managerial opening, saying during a recent radio interview that he would "answer the phone" if called by Washington GM Mike Rizzo.

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Cromartie calls Beckham a 'one-year wonder'

Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie added fuel to the New York rivalry when he explained why he thinks Giants star wideout Odell Beckham Jr. is a "one-year wonder."

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JGR could advance all four drivers in Chase

JGR wants to avoid any drama this year at Charlotte Motor Speedway -- that means no headlocks -- as all four drivers hope to advance in the Chase for the Sprint Cup after Saturday night's race.

Seahawks without Lynch for second-straight game (2:23)
T.O.: I could play in the NFL right now (1:15)
Keegan-Michael Key's perfect James Franklin imitation (2:12)
Disc golf hole-in-one off a bounce (0:25)
Behind the scenes with the USA Eagles (3:56)


Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

Losing RB Nick Chubb is obviously a huge loss for the Bulldogs. He had 13 straight 100-yard games which was a UGA record and he had the third-most yards from scrimmage after contact in the Power 5 since 2014 with 1,061 yards


Nick Chubb out for game with knee injury
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On his very first play of the game, the Georgia RB appeared to badly injure his left knee as he was knocked out of bounds. He did not return.

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Which TD is better: LaQuan's or Laquon's?

Do you prefer Baylor big man LaQuan McGowan rumbling 18 yards for a score against Kansas? Or Rebels superstar Laquon Treadwell reeling in a catch with one hand? Honestly, both are great

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Gamecocks answer back with return TD
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After LSU made it 14-3, Rashad Fenton went untouched on the ensuing kickoff for a 96-yard TD. No. 7 LSU leads 14-10 on ESPN.

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No points yet for Wake Forest or Boston College

The two went into halftime tied 0-0 and that score remains early in the third quarter. This marks the first time this season a game is scoreless at half. Last year, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest were scoreless for all of regulation. Follow live

Canzeri's big day leads Iowa
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The No. 22 Hawkeyes' perfect season continues as RB Jordan Canzeri rushes for 256 yards and a score in a 29-20 win vs. Illinois

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Charlie Strong dons the Golden Hat
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Texas claimed the Red River Rivalry today and that means the Golden Hat is back in Austin.

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LSU's Harris tosses 10-yard TD
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Leonard Fournette is struggling with just 38 rushing yards, but LSU's passing game worked to perfection as Brandon Harris and Malachi Dupre linked up for a score.

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Laquon Treadwell opts for one-hand snag
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This was the Ole Miss WR's second TD of the day. It was as casual as it was flashy.

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Strong: 'We have a good football team'
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Texas coach Charlie Strong after his team's upset win: "I've been saying it and I truly believe it: We have a good football team."

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Mets in good spot after winning Game 1

The Mets are 3-1 in franchise history when winning Game 1 of a postseason series on the road, with the only series loss coming in the 1988 NLCS vs. the Dodgers. Game 2 vs. the Dodgers is tonight.


Mississippi State's 77-yard punt return
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Fred Ross reversed field and used his speed to break a late tackle to push the Bulldogs' lead to 21-0 on the SEC Network.

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Highlight: Texas upsets No. 10 Oklahoma
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The Longhorns' second win of the season was a huge one as they claimed the Red River Rivalry with a 24-17 win.

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Ohio State beats Maryland with late surge
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The Terps played the nation's top team close into the third quarter, but a few late TDs got OSU the 49-28 win.

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Braxton Miller had himself a sequence
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First, the Buckeyes wideout extended for a wild diving catch. Then, not content with just one highlight moment, he snagged a TD catch from QB Cardale Jones on the very next play. OSU won big against Maryland.

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Clemson strikes again vs. Georgia Tech
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The sixth-ranked Tigers are rolling on ABC and Deshaun Watson got in on the scoring with this 29-yard toss to Jordan Leggett.

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UMass rips of 97-yard kick return TD
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James Oliphant slices through Bowling Green's kick coverage and brings the return all the way back to cut into the Falcons' advantage.

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Austin Ward ESPN Staff Writer 

Cardale Jones on Ohio State's new, expanded QB rotation: "Whatever is good for the team, I'm all about that." Hard to argue it wasn't a positive for the Buckeyes after putting up 49 points.

Texas celebrates in epic fashion
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A jubilant Texas squad made it evident just how important its upset of previously-undefeated Oklahoma was.

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Prescott looking to join Manziel,Tebow

Bulldogs QB Dak Prescott is just one TD pass away from joining Johnny Manziel and Tim Tebow as the only players in SEC history with 50+ pass TDs and 30+ rush TDs in their career. Mississippi State leads Troy 14-0 in the first quarter. SECN/WatchESPN

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Bad snap results in safety for Clemson
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Georgia Tech's punter tried to salvage a botched snap, but his kick was blocked before chaos ensued. The Tigers' lead is now 19-3 on ABC.

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Fournette watch: RB has just 17 yards

If LSU RB Leonard Fournette reaches 200 yards today, he'll be the first FBS player with 4-straight 200 yard games since Tulane's Matt Forte in 2007. He has a long way to go, though, with a season-low 17 yards in the first quarter. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN

Refs eject wrong Bowling Green player

Bowling Green DB Dernard Turner was ejected for targeting, ending his day and sending him into the locker room. After a quick review, they negated the ejection, sending Falcons staff scrambling to get Turner back on the field.


David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

We've reached the end of the 1st quarter and it's been all Clemson. The Tigers lead 19-3, have outgained Georgia Tech 196-10, and Deshaun Watson is 8-of-10 for 97 yards while Wayne Gallman has already rushed for 81 and 2 scores.

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

De'Veon Smith ends the first quarter with a nice catch. Jake Rudock is 5-for-5 passing plus a rushing TD after the first quarter. Michigan leads 21-0.