Trackin' the Top 25

Originally Published: November 6, 2004
ESPN.com

No. 1 USC 28, Oregon State 20
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LenDale White scored on a 5-yard run with 7:41 remaining in the fourth quarter. Beavers QB Derek Anderson, who threw for 330 yards and two TDs.
STAT OF THE GAME: USC has won 18 consecutive games overall, 13 in a row in the Pac-10 and 10 straight on the road.
UP NEXT: Arizona at No. 1 USC; Oregon State at Stanford.

No. 2 Oklahoma 42, No. 22 Texas A&M 35
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The Aggies' Hail Mary pass on the game's final play landed on the Kyle Field turf. Jason White. The Sooners' QB rallied OU with 292 yards and five TD passes.
STAT OF THE GAME: 2. Texas A&M scored touchdowns on a fake field goal and a fake punt.
UP NEXT: Nebraska at No. 2 Oklahoma; Texas Tech at No. 22 Texas A&M.

No. 4 Wisconsin 38, Minnesota 14
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Wisconsin's offense showed up to complement the Badgers' terrific defense. John Stocco. The Badgers' QB threw for a career-high 297 yards a TD.
STAT OF THE GAME: 5. The Badgers scored on their first five possessions to jump out to a 31-0 lead.
UP NEXT: No. 4 Wisconsin at Michigan State; Iowa at Minnesota.

No. 5 Georgia 62, Kentucky 17
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the Georgia's equipment truck arrived at Commonweatlth Stadium enabling the Bulldogs to dress for the game. David Greene, who passed for 259 yards, and Thomas Brown, who rushed for a career-high 130 yards.
STAT OF THE GAME: 40. Greene picked up his 40th win as a starting QB, which broke Peyton Manning's record of 39 NCAA Div. I-A wins.
UP NEXT: No. 5 Georgia at No. 4 Auburn; Vanderbilt at Kentucky.

No. 6 California 28, Oregon 27
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Oregon's Keith Hill dropped a fourth-down pass to end the Ducks' comeback bid. Cal receiver Geoff McArthur, who caught eight passes for 121 yards and two scores.
STAT OF THE GAME: 1. The Ducks missed one extra point, which proved to be the difference.
UP NEXT: No. 6 California at Washington; UCLA at Oregon.

No. 7 Texas 56, No. 19 Oklahoma State 35
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Vince Young sprinted 42 yards for a TD to put the Longhorns up 56-35 and cap UT's comeback from a 35-7 first-half deficit. Young. The Texas signal caller passed for 278 yards and a TD while also rushing for 119 yards and another score.
STAT OF THE GAME: -5, 28. The Texas defense held the Cowboys to -5 yards in the third quarter to help the Horns complete a 28-point comeback, which is the largest in school history.
UP NEXT: No. 7 Texas at Kansas; Baylor at No. 19 Oklahoma State.

No. 8 Utah 63, Colorado State 31
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Alex Smith passed for the first of four TD passes with 9:56 left in the first quarter. Smith, who threw for 291 yards and four TDs.
STAT OF THE GAME: Utah broke the school record for points in a season with 412 and still has two regular-season games remaining.
UP NEXT: No. 8 Utah at Wyoming; UNLV at Colorado State.

Clemson 24, No. 10 Miami 17 - OT
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Brock Berlin's pass to Lance Leggett in the end zone fell incomplete to give the Tigers the upset win. Clemson's Reggie Merriweather, who ran for a career-high 114 yards and three touchdowns.
STAT OF THE GAME: 20,000. Jad Dean's scored the 20,000th point in Clemson history with a field goal in the first quarter.
UP NEXT: No. 10 Miami at No. 13 Virginia; Clemson at Duke.

Notre Dame 17, No. 11 Tennessee 13
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Rick Clausen's pass fell incomplete on fourth-and-18 to seal the Irish's upset win. ND Mike Goolsby, who picked off Clausen and returned it for the winning score.
STAT OF THE GAME: 15. Since 1984, the Irish are now 24-2 after a bye week and have won 15 in a row in that situation.
UP NEXT: No. 11 Tennessee at Vanderbilt (Nov. 20); Pittsburgh at Notre Dame.

No. 12 West Virginia 42, Temple 21
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the Moutaineers scored the first 21 points after halftime to build a 42-14 lead. WVU's Rasheed Marshall, who was 14-of-19 for 174 yards and three TDs.
STAT OF THE GAME: 10. The Mountaineers have won 10 straight at home and 10 straight against Big East competition.
UP NEXT: No. 25 Boston College at No. 12 West Virginia; Syracuse at Temple.

No. 13 Florida State 29, Duke 7
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Wyatt Sexton connected with Chris Davis on a 45-yard TD pass to put the 'Noles up 19-7 in the third quarter. Sexton, who threw for 220 yards and sparked the 'Noles, and Gary Cismesia, who tied an FSU record with five FGs.
STAT OF THE GAME: 13-0. The Seminoles improved their record against the Blue Devils to a perfect 13-0.
UP NEXT: No. 13 Florida State at NC State (Nov. 11); Clemson at Duke.

No. 13 Virginia 16, Maryland 0
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the Cavaliers defense took the field. The Cavs held the Terps to seven first downs, 214 total yards and no points. the Cavs' D and running game. Wali Lundy and Alvin Pearman combined to run for 277 yards and two touchdowns.
STAT OF THE GAME: 100. The Cavaliers have won 10 straight games against the Terps when rushing for at least 150 yards.
UP NEXT: No. 10 Miami at No. 13 Virginia; Maryland at No. 18 Virginia Tech (Nov. 18).

No. 16 Louisville 56, Memphis 49
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Louisville's Abe Brown picked off Danny Wimprine with 20 seconds left to end a night dominated by offense. both offenses. The Cardinals put up 599 yards of offense, while the Tigers ran and passed for 603 total yards.
STAT OF THE GAME: 1,202. Louisville and Memphis combined for 1,202 yards, including 15 plays of more than 20 yards.
UP NEXT: TCU at No. 16 Louisville; No. 21 Southern Miss at Memphis.

No. 18 Virginia Tech 27, North Carolina 24
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Connor Barth's 54-yard game-tying field goal attempt fell short with just over one minute left. Mike Imoh. The Hokies' RB carried the ball 31 times for 236 yards and two touchdowns.
STAT OF THE GAME: 100. Chad Scott, who rushed for 122 yards, became the first Tar Heel in seven years to post consecutive 100-yard games.
UP NEXT: Maryland at No. 18 Virginia Tech (Nov. 18); North Carolina at Wake Forest.

No. 20 Iowa 23, Purdue 21
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the Hawkeyes recovered the Boilermakers' onside kick after Purdue had narrowed it to 23-21. Iowa's defense. The Hawkeyes forced five turnovers and blocked two Purdue field goal attempts.
STAT OF THE GAME: 4. The Boilermakers have lost four straight games for the first time since 1993.
UP NEXT: No. 20 Iowa at Minnesota; Ohio State at Purdue.

Cincinnati 52, No. 21 Southern Miss 24
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Gino Guidugli hit Hannibal Thomas on TD passes just before halftime and early in the third to give the Bearcats a 24-7 lead. Guidugli, who was 19-of-26 for 308 yards and five TDs, and Thomas, who caught seven balls for 168 yards and 3 TDs.
STAT OF THE GAME: 5. Guidugli's five touchdown passes set a new school record.
UP NEXT: No. 21 Southern Miss at Memphis (Nov. 12); South Florida at Cincinnati (Nov. 20).

No. 23 Arizona State 34, Stanford 31
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Andrew Walter threw a four-yard touchdown pass to Matt Miller to lift the Sun Devils past the Cardinal. Walter. Arizona State's quarterback connected on 28-of-42 passes for 415 yards and four touchdowns.
STAT OF THE GAME: 80. Walter threw his 80th touchdown pass to break John Elway's Pac-10 record of 77.
UP NEXT: Washington State at No. 23 Arizona State; Oregon State at Stanford.

No. 25 Boston College 21, Rutgers 10
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Paul Peterson threw a 13-yard touchdown pass to David Kashetta to put BC up 21-10 in the fourth quarter. Peterson. The Eagles' overcame a fumble and two picks to throw for 296 yards and one TD and rush for a TD.
STAT OF THE GAME: 135. Rutgers played Princeton in what is recognized as the first college football game on Nov. 6, 1869.
UP NEXT: No. 25 Boston College at No. 12 West Virginia; Rutgers at Navy (Nov. 20).