Sunday, October 23
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Sixth-ranked Texas A&M was overpowered by top-ranked Alabama yesterday in Tuscaloosa, 33-14. Jonathan Allen returned a fumble 29 yards for a touchdown late in the third quarter to help the Crimson Tide to the win. Trevor Knight made some plays with his running but also was pressured most of the day as he tried to pass.
DALLAS (AP) — Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 32 shots to record his 13th career shutout as the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Dallas Stars last night, 3-0. Dallas is 0-1-1 over its last two games, both at home. Kari Lehtonen had 23 saves for the Stars.
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Baker Mayfield threw 7 touchdown passes for Oklahoma as the 16th-ranked Sooners outlasted Texas Tech last night, 66-59, in Lubbock. Pat Mahomes threw for five touchdowns and 734 yards with the two teams breaking the NCAA mark for combined offense with 1,708 yards.
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — The pressure on Texas to make a coaching change is likely to ratchet up further after the Longhorns lost at Kansas State yesterday, 24-21. Coach Charlie Strong dropped to 114-18 with the Longhorns and the team has lost three of its last four.
DALLAS (AP) — Ben Hicks threw three touchdown passes and ran for a fourth as SMU shut down Houston quarterback Greg Ward in a 28-16 upset of the 11th-ranked Cougars Saturday. Ward finished the day with 241 yards passing, nearly 100 below his average.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — TCU was held scoreless over the second half in a 34-10 loss yesterday at No. 12 West Virginia. TCU had just five possessions in the second half, with three ending in punts. Skyler Howard threw four touchdown passes for the Mountaineers.
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Jeffrey Wilson rushed for 160 yards and three touchdowns as North Texas downed Army yesterday, 35-18. North Texas rallied in the second half to get the win, with the victory moving them to 4-3.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lewis Hamilton has the pole for today's U.S. Grand Prix at Austin. Hamilton is the defending Formula One champ and has won at the Circuit of the Americas three times in four years. Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg starts in the No. 2 spot.