The biggest college football teams begin their second week on Saturday. We’ll be updating this story throughout the day with the final scores, highlights, and what you need to know for each game.
the summaryHeisman Trophy winner Bryce Young led Alabama’s 61-yard game-winning run leading to a 33-yard field goal from Will Reichard with 10 seconds left to escape by defeating Texasn in front of a record-breaking crowd in Austin. Bert Austin fired a field goal from 49 yards with 1:29 left to give the Texans the lead and played most of the game without Queen Ewers, who was injured in the first half and never came back.
Highlight his knowledge: Bama running back Jace McMillian follows a massive blocking and doesn’t touch an amazing 81 yards.
Make your reading: Texas quarterback Quinn Ewers was sidelined after a big hit in the first quarter.
Next: Texas at home against UTSA, and Crimson Tide’s fight with Louisiana-Monroe.
the summary: Stetson Bennett threw for 300 yards and landed to run, pass and kick Jack Podlesny added four field goals while Georgia had an easy win. The defense only allowed 128 yards and conceded only three points in two games.
Next: Georgia opens SEC play next week in South Carolina. Samford goes on his way to Tennessee Tech.
the summary: CJ Stroud had 351 yards and four touchdowns, three of them to wide receiver Marvin Harrison Jr. and the Buckeyes raised 538 yards of total attack in the Buckeyes blast at Arkansas State
Highlight his knowledge: Harrison weaves through the Arkansas State defense to hit 42 yards.
Next: Ohio welcomes Toledo to the Horseshoe next week. Arkansas in Memphis.
the summary: DJ Uiagalelei hit nine different receivers, a 235-yard pass and two touchdowns as Clemson was going through the motions to keep Foreman off the FCS.
Highlight his knowledge: Uiagalelei finds Beaux Collins for a nine-yard drop to further advance the Tigers.
Next: Clemson plays Louisiana Tech next Saturday and Foreman in East Tennessee.
the summary: In his first start for Michigan, JJ McCarthy was sharp on throwing three touchdowns to help the Wolveriens beat Hawaii. McCarthy, competing for a quarterback job with Cady McNamara, finished 11 of 12 for 229 yards. The Warriors lost for the third time in consecutive weeks.
next one: Michigan gets its third straight home game when Connecticut comes to town. Hawaii plays host to Duquesne.
the summary: Michael Hughes hit a 29-yard FG eight minutes to go, and Appalachian State held out to upset Texas A&M at College Station. The Mountaineers held the ball for 41 minutes, carrying the A&M to a total of 186 yards and nine first touchdowns.
One of the highlights to know: The Appalachian State celebrates after another historical turmoil.
Next: The Appalachian State takes in Troy and A&M is waiting for a visit from Miami.
the summary: Okahoma started slow before a touchdown pass from Dillon Gabriel to Marvin Maines late in the first half, giving the Sooners their first lead. Gabriel Mims would find a second after halftime for a score, and the OU defense grabbed the golden flash goalless after the break.
next one: Oklahoma is heading to Nebraska. Kane State hosts Long Island.
the summary: BYU beat missed field goals that would have won the game in regulation and then overtime but managed to overtake Baylor in a physical match for the future Big 12 enemies. Lopini Katoa ran for the touchdown in second overtime and then the Cougars stopped defensive when Blake Shapen’s fourth pass went down from the bou
next one: Hosted by Baylor Texas Tech. BYU is getting another test in Oregon.
the summary: Henry Columbia threw a 3-yard pass to Devin Miller with the green-light score remaining 5:16 and a minute later Stephen Gilmore picked up Tyler Buckner’s pass and returned it 37 yards as the herd stunned the Irish thunder, leaving Marcus Freeman unbeaten after two games in his first full season as new coach. for Notre Dame. The loss interrupted a 42-game winning streak against unranked teams.
Highlight his knowledge: Watch Gilmore step up the aisle, take her home and seal the victory.
Next: for the IrishAnd the He visits California’s South Bend on Saturday and Marshall is on the road to take on Bowling Green.
the summary: Spencer Sanders passed two times and another touchdown, while Dominic Richardson ran for 131 yards and touched down to powerful Oklahoma State for a significant early victory. Sanders, who threw for 268 yards, broke a close match with two passes to score after the Sun Devils pulled out by three with a touchdown in the fourth quarter.
next one: Oklahoma State visit Arkansas Pine Bluff. Arizona returns home to play a game with Eastern Michigan.
the summary: Galen Berger and Jaric Broussard combined for five quick touchdowns for Michigan State, which improved to 2-0 on the season with a dominant victory that saw the Spartans beat Akron 260-22.
Next: Michigan State heads to Washington for its final game of the season without conferences. After that he visits Akron Tennessee.
the summary: USC scored a touchdown in its first five possessions as Caleb Williams scored four points as the Trojans snatched a 35-14 lead and an easy win in the Pac-12 opener. Southern Cal allowed 441 yards but was helped by four turnovers.
next one: Southern California hosts Fresno. Stanford heads to Washington.
the summary: Devin Leary’s four-passing stroke led the way as Wolfpack dominated and outplayed Charleston Southern, who only had 150 yards of total attack and turned the ball three times.
Thirteen different Wolfpack players got passes and eight different players to appear touch the ball as the reserve got a lot of action.
Highlight his knowledge: Leary avoids the rushed and throws an arrow at Anthony Smith for a 40-yard drop.
NextTexas Tech and Charleston Southern in eastern Kentucky are welcomed by North Carolina.
the summary: Hendon Hookier threw for 325 yards and two touchdowns, the latter being a 28-yard run to Cedric Tillman in overtime to help Tennessee hit Pittsburgh. Volunteers stamped with a third-degree sack on the next possession and failure to complete by Nick Patty win.
next one: Tennessee faces Akron at home, All Panthers travel to western Michigan.
the summary: Cameron Rising threw three touchdowns and caught the defense with the Thunderbirds for 85 yards in total as Utes bounced back as Southern Utah demolished
Highlight his knowledge: RJ Hubert takes that miss pass and returns it 39 yards for a score to lift Utah by 45.
Next: Utes plays San Diego State on Saturday and travels south of Utah to western Illinois
the summary: Tyler Van Dyck threw for 263 yards and landed, and Henry Parish Jr. added 116 yards sprinting as the Hurricanes did an easy job for the Eagles ahead of their prime-time showdown with Texas A&M next week.
Highlight his knowledge: Miami does some cheating on flea flashes from Van Dyke to Key’Shawn Smith.
Next: Miami at Texas A&M and Southern Miss will fight Northwestern State.
the summary: The Razorbacks controlled the ball on the ground, scoring 35 minutes in possession time and 300 fast yards to clear South Carolina. Rahim Sanders had 24 buggies for 156 yards and two touchdowns for Arkansas, and KJ Jefferson added two total touchdowns.
Highlight his knowledge: It is still unknown how Jefferson got out of this mess and completed a pass.
Next: Arkansas plays Missouri and South Carolina hosts Georgia.
the summary: Nakia Watson scored twice against his former team as Washington State beat No. 19 Wisconsin 17-14 on Saturday. The Badgers were within range five minutes from the end of the game when Cougar’s Christian Mejia hit a Graham Mertz pass. Wisconsin will never get the ball back.
next one: Washington state hosts Colorado. Wisconsin gets a visit from New Mexico.
the summary: Kentucky recovered from a nine-point deficit in the second half and advanced in the fourth quarter after a relegation comeback was intercepted by Kidron Smith. The interception was one of two Anthony Richardson forced by the Wildcats, whose Florida coach Billy Napier dealt with
Highlight his knowledge: Smith’s score was the main game in the game.
next one: Kentucky returns home to play Youngstown State, while Florida gets a visit from South Florida.
the summary: Sam Hartmann threw 300 yards and four touchdowns on his return to the lineup after a blood clot problem and forced the defense three turnovers to defeat Vanderbilt.
Highlight his knowledge: Kobe Davis intercepted a pass and turned it back for the touchdown.
Next: Wake Forest celebrates its homecoming against Liberty. Vanderbilt travels to Northern Illinois.
the summary: Jaxson Dart and Luke Altmyer twice threw touchdowns, and the Ole Miss took an easy win after jumping to a 28-0 lead after the first quarter. Quenchon Judkins and Jonathan Mingo had 100 yards rushing and receiving, respectively, for the Rebels.
next one: Mississippi pays a visit to Georgia Institute of Technology. Central Arkansas heads to the road for a game with Idaho State.
Starting: 8:30 pm
Television: Pac-12 . network
what do you know: After getting grounded by defending champion Georgia, the Ducks are looking to make it to the opener head-on. However, the Eagles are regular FCS playoff contenders and won’t be shy about taking shots on the big stage. – Eddie Temanos, USA TODAY