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Starkel, Deese help SJSU beat Air Force 14-6

Nick Starkel threw two touchdown passes to tight end Derrick Deese Jr. in the third quarter and San Jose State beat Air Force 17-6 in the Mountain West Conference opener for both teams

Ridder runs, passes No. 19 Cincinnati past No. 16 SMU, 42-13

Desmond Ridder ran for 179 yards and three touchdowns and threw for 126 yards and a score to help No. 9 Cincinnati beat No. 16 SMU 42-13 on Saturday night in a showdown of unbeaten teams

McCormick runs for 3 TDs, leads UTSA past La. Tech 27-26

Sincere McCormick ran for three second-half touchdowns to lead UTSA to a 27-26 victory over Louisiana Tech.  McCormick, who entered with a nation-leading 702 yards rushing, finished with 165 yards on 37 carries

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Strong gets Nevada past Wyoming 37-34 in OT to open season

Carson Strong threw his fourth touchdown pass, a nine-yarder to Romeo Doubs in overtime as Nevada beat Wyoming 37-34 in the Mountain West Conference and season openers for both teams

Hawaii beats Fresno State 34-19 in season, MWC opener

Chevan Cordeiro and Calvin Turner each scored twice as Hawaii beat Fresno State 34-19 in the Mountain West Conference and season openers for both teams

No. 11 Miami holds off Virginia 19-14, moves to 5-1

D'Eriq King threw for 322 yards and a touchdown, and No. 11 Miami outlasted Virginia 19-14 on Saturday night

Ramsey, Anderson lead way, Northwestern pounds Terps 43-3

Peyton Ramsey threw for 212 yards in his Northwestern debut, Drake Anderson ran for 103 and the Wildcats gave coach Pat Fitzgerald his 100th victory, pounding Maryland 43-3

No. 18 Michigan tops No. 21 Minnesota 49-24 in Milton debut

Joe Milton accounted for two touchdowns in an unflappable debut at quarterback for No. 18 Michigan, and the Wolverines trampled No. 21 Minnesota with 256 rushing yards in a 49-24 victory to open the virus-delayed season

LSU freshman Finley thrives, Tigers stop So. Carolina, 52-24

LSU freshman TJ Finley passed for 265 yards and two touchdowns in his college debut, Trey Palmer scored on a 93-yard kickoff return and the Tigers defeated South Carolina 52-24

Boise State wins season opener, beats Utah State 42-13

Hank Bachmeier threw for 268 yards and three touchdowns, George Holani rushed for 100 yards and a pair of touchdowns, and Boise State defeated Utah State 42-13 in the season opener for both teams

Rockette, Baker spark South Alabama past UL-Monroe

Devin Rockette returned an interception a school-record 95 yards to open scoring early, Kawaan Baker hauled in six passes for 154 yards with three touchdowns and South Alabama walloped Louisiana-Monroe 38-14 on a hot and humid night

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Heisman race begins as Fields enters

Now that Justin Fields has arrived, the Heisman Trophy race can begin

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McPhearson fumble return lifts Texas Tech over West Virginia

Cornerback Zech McPhearson returned a fumble 56 yards for a touchdown with 8:44 left to lift Texas Tech to a 34-27 victory over West Virginia

Texas players stay on the field for "The Eyes of Texas" song

Texas players stayed on the field for the school song after their 27-16 victory over Baylor

Rice misses quadruple-doink FG, MTSU wins in double OT

Asher O’Hara plowed through a defender at the goal line to score on a 14-yard keeper, lifting Middle Tennessee to a 40-34 victory over Rice in double overtime

WKU edges Chattanooga in the Mocs only game this fall

Backup quarterback Tyrrell Pigrome threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Craig Burt Jr. with 1:21 to play and Western Kentucky beat FCS-member Chattanooga 13-10

Georgia State holds on for 36-34 win over Troy

Cornelious Brown threw for two touchdowns, ran for another and Georgia State won 36-34 after Troy missed on a 2-point pass in the final minute

Indiana's gamble pays off in OT upset over No. 8…

Michael Penix forced overtime with a 2-point conversion run with 22 seconds left, then scored on a diving 2-point conversion to give Indiana a season-opening 36-35 upset victory over No. 8 Penn State — ending the Big Ten’s longest streak of consecutive losses to Top 10 teams at 42

Tune leads Houston past Navy in 37-21 win

Clayton Tune threw for 316 yards and three touchdowns and Houston beat Navy 37-21

Jurkovec, BC roll over Georgia Tech 48-27

Boston College is back to being a running team, and that’s fine with quarterback Phil Jurkovec

Missouri grinds out 1st victory over Kentucky in five years

Larry Rountree carried 37 times for 126 yards and two touchdowns, leading Missouri to a grinding 20-10 victory over Kentucky

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Sanders, Hubbard lead No. 6 Oklahoma St. past…

Spencer Sanders passed for 235 yards and ran for 71, and No. 6 Oklahoma State defeated No. 17 Iowa State 24-21

Backup QB throws winning TD pass with 6 seconds left for EKU

Backup Dakota Allen threw a 21-yard touchdown pass to Matt Wilcox Jr. with six seconds remaining and Eastern Kentucky rallied to beat Central Arkansas 31-28

No. 3 Notre Dame rides big plays to 45-3 win over…

Ian Book passed for 312 yards and three touchdowns and No. 3 Notre Dame overwhelmed reeling Pittsburgh 45-3