College football: Top 25 roundup
BY Associated Press
Sunday, October 14, 2012
10/14/12 at 4:31 AM
No. 1 Alabama beat Missouri 42-10
Eddie Lacy and T.J. Yeldon combined for five scores in a soggy, weather-delayed game.
Next: at Tennessee, Saturday.
No. 2 Oregon did not play
Next: at Arizona State, Thursday.
No. 3 S. Carolina lost to No. 9 LSU 23-21
Jeremy Hill had two rushing touchdowns for the Tigers.
Next: at No. 4 Florida, Saturday.
No. 4 Florida beat Vanderbilt 31-17
QB Jeff Driskel ran for 177 yards and three touchdowns.
Next: vs. No. 3 S. Carolina, Saturday.
No. 5 W. Virginia lost to Texas Tech 49-14
Texas Tech's defense and a swirling wind confounded QB Geno Smith, and the Mountaineers' defense couldn't stop the Red Raiders.
Next: vs. No. 6 Kansas St., Saturday.
No. 6 Kansas St. beat Iowa St. 27-21
KSU quarterback Collin Klein ran for 105 yards and three touchdowns.
Next: at No. 5 W. Virginia, Saturday.
No. 7 Notre Dame beat No. 17 Stanford 20-13, OT
A wall of Notre Dame defenders stopped Stepfan Taylor inches from the end zone on fourth down in OT.
Next: vs. BYU, Saturday.
No. 8 Ohio State at Indiana.
Next: vs. Purdue, Saturday.
No. 9 LSU beat No. 3 S. Carolina 23-21
Next: at No. 22 Texas A&M, Saturday.
No. 10 Oregon State beat BYU 42-24
Cody Vaz passed for 332 yards and three touchdowns for the Beavers.
Next: vs. Utah, Saturday.
No. 11 USC beat Washington 24-14
Silas Redd rushed for 108 yards and a touchdown in the first half for USC.
Next: vs. Colorado, Saturday.
No. 12 Florida St. beat Boston Coll. 51-7
Florida State's EJ Manuel threw for a career-high 439 yards and four touchdowns.
Next: at Miami, Saturday.
No. 13 OU beat No. 15 Texas 63-21
Landry Jones threw for 321 yards and two touchdowns and Blake Bell had four TDs of his own for the Sooners.
Next: vs. Kansas, Saturday.
No. 14 Georgia did not play
Next: at Kentucky, Saturday.
No. 15 Texas lost to No. 13 OU 63-21
Next: vs. Baylor, Saturday.
No. 16 Clemson did not play
Next: vs. Virginia Tech, Saturday.
No. 17 Stanford lost to No. 7 Notre Dame 20-13, OT
Next: at California, Saturday.
No. 18 Louisville beat Pitt 45-35
Senorise Perry rushed for 101 yards and a career-high four touchdowns for Louisville.
Next: vs. USF, Saturday.
No. 19 Mississippi St. vs. Tennessee
Next: vs. Middle Tennessee, Saturday.
No. 20 Rutgers beat Syracuse 23-15
Rutgers LB Jamal Merrell blocked a field goal to set up a go-ahead 75-yard TD return by Duron Harmon.
Next: at Temple, Saturday.
No. 21 Cincinnati beat Fordham 49-17
Deven Drane scooted 76 yards for a touchdown after picking up a fumble.
Next: at Toledo, Saturday.
No. 22 Texas A&M at No. 23 La. Tech
Next: vs. No. 9 LSU, Saturday.
No. 23 La. Tech vs. No. 22 Texas A&M
Next: vs. Idaho, Saturday.
No. 24 Boise St. beat Fresno St. 20-10
The Broncos rushed for 215 yards and the defense forced two turnovers and notched three sacks.
Next: vs. UNLV, Saturday.
No. 25 Michigan beat Illinois 45-0
Michigan's Denard Robinson threw two touchdown passes and ran for two scores.
Next: vs. Michigan State, Saturday.