VILLANOVA, Pa. -- Brian McNally forced a fumble in the final minute to prevent the tying score as New Hampshire held on to defeat Villanova 31-24 on Saturday in Colonial Athletic Association play.
Villanova trailed 31-24 with 1:13 left and marched 75 yards before quarterback Chris Whitney was sacked and fumbled on second-and-goal from the New Hampshire 5-yard line. Cody Muller recovered the ball for New Hampshire to seal the victory.
Whitney scored on a 2-yard run early in the fourth to pull the Wildcats (6-4, 4-3) to within seven points, 31-24.
Dontra Peters rushed 12 times for 157 yards, including a 51-yard touchdown in the opening quarter.
UCLA junior linebacker Myles Jack has withdrawn from school and will enter the NFL draft, making the decision just weeks after suffering a season-ending knee injury.
Auburn senior receiver D'haquille Williams has been dismissed from the team.
Alabama coach Nick Saban took exception with the media's outlook on his team prior to Saturday's win at Georgia, lashing out at those who "buried" the Crimson Tide.
DraftKings and FanDuel continued to defend their integrity after the disclosure that a DraftKings employee won $350,000 with information used in a way that some have likened to insider trading.
Despite a 1-4 start to the season and a 7-11 record since taking over at Texas, coach Charlie Strong has ongoing support from school officials and key boosters, according to several sources.
As much confidence as LSU coach Les Miles expresses in the abilities of his receivers, he has apparently decided to see if the threat of lost playing time sharpens their focus.