SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Eric Weddle returned two interceptions for
touchdowns and scored another on offense to lead Utah to a 38-7
rout of San Diego State on Saturday night.
Weddle's first two scores came 32 seconds apart in the second
quarter as Utah (3-1, 1-0 Mountain West Conference) took a 21-7
Darryl Poston added a pair of touchdowns and Louie Sakoda had a
23-yard field goal.
Weddle, last season's MWC Defensive Player of the Year, scored
his first touchdown on offense on a 2-yard run at the 11:44 mark of
the second quarter for a 14-7 lead.
On San Diego State's first play after the kickoff, Weddle
intercepted Darren Mougey's pass and returned it 30 yards for
Weddle intercepted Mougey again midway through the fourth
quarter and returned it 30 yards for a touchdown and a 38-7 lead.
San Diego State (0-3, 0-1 MWC) lost its first three games for
the second straight year and for the fifth time in nine seasons.
The Aztecs' only score came on Mougey's 18-yard pass to Brett Swain
that tied the game at 7 in the first quarter.
Poston's TDs came on a 1-yard run and an 18-yard pass from Brett
Ratliff, the last one late in the third quarter to put Utah ahead
Mougey, who was 9-for-19 with 83 yards passing, was intercepted
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Ohio State remained No. 1 in the AP Top 25 and tied a poll record Sunday despite lagging support from voters. Meanwhile, No. 2 TCU and No. 3 Baylor edged forward and No. 4 Michigan State slipped.
Texas cornerback Kris Boyd has apologized for retweeting a Texas A&M fan during halftime of Texas' 50-7 loss to TCU on Saturday.
The Big 12 on Sunday acknowledged an officiating mistake that incorrectly awarded Oklahoma State a first down Saturday and said the officials involved would be disciplined.
Georgia coach Mark Richt says he's sticking with Greyson Lambert, who was just 10-for-24 for 86 yards in a loss to Alabama, as the Bulldogs starting quarterback.
Will Grier threw four touchdown passes to four receivers -- all in the first half -- and No. 25 Florida downed third-ranked Mississippi 38-10 on Saturday night.
Leonard Fournette highlighted his SEC-record third straight 200-yard game with a 75-yard touchdown run, and No. 9 LSU overcame Eastern Michigan 44-22 on Saturday night.