Thirty times since 2001 a conference has placed three teams in the top five of the AP Top 25. The SEC had done it 16 times since 2009.
No. 2 Florida State bounced back from a 17-10 halftime deficit and won its 23rd consecutive game by holding off No. 5 Notre Dame 31-27 on Saturday night.
Alabama set a school record for most points in a quarter and matched the second-most scored in a half while racing to a 45-0 halftime lead.
Duke took control of its divisional race - and made itself bowl eligible once again - by finding yet another way to beat the team it seemingly can’t lose to.
Will Likely returned an interception 45 yards for a fourth-quarter touchdown, and Maryland rallied from an early 14-point deficit to beat Iowa 38-31 Saturday for its first Big Ten home victory.
A new season means a fresh start, and the change of scenery adds an additional layer of unknowns, from scouting to logistics. Maryland coach Mark Turgeon pointed out Thursday that while the uniforms and venues have changed, lines can still be drawn between styles of play, and that’s what matters on the court.
The Terrapins won 28 games and reached the Final Four last season. They beat out Michigan State for preseason conference honors, with Iowa picked third.
We’ve faced these questions all season, in college football and the NFL: When, why and how long should players be suspended? What about the presumption of innocence? Are accusations alone good enough? Not necessarily.
Brown’s final season as Maryland’s quarterback has thus far been marred by interceptions, injury and inconsistency. As a result, Brown ended up watching nearly a full game’s worth of football from the sideline during his past two starts.
Under his leadership the SEC has landed huge television rights deals with CBS and ESPN and launched the SEC Network in August. League revenues have grown from about $96 million when he took over to $310 million last year.
Dayton, which made it all the way to the NCAA regional finals last season, is projected to finish third. Defending champion Saint Joseph’s came in eighth place.
Fisher is adamant the quarterback will not miss any games this season due to an ongoing sexual assault investigation.