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Florida, WVU with chance for breakthrough wins

In this Aug. 30, 2104, file photo, West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen watches from the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Alabama in Atlanta. There are signs a program is heading in the right direction. Then there are victories that have the potential to change a season, accelerate the rebuilding process and ease the pressure on a coach who was facing heavy scrutiny. Florida has a chance for that kind of breakthrough at No. 3 Alabama on Saturday. Same goes for West Virginia. The Mountaineers host No. 4 Oklahoma. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

Some victories can be a sign that a program that has hit hard times could be heading for better days.

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Auburn, K-State get early chance to make statement

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State coach Bill Snyder was busy revolutionizing the spread offense, and the idea of a run-pass quarterback, at college football’s highest level during the 1990s.

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Mississippi State tries ending skid vs. No. 8 LSU

Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott (15) scrambles in the first half of an NCAA college football game against South Alabama, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Mobile, Ala. (AP Photo/AL.com, Mike Kittrell)  MAGAZINES OUT

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State has an ugly history against LSU during the past two decades.

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