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Miami can’t stop run in 41-31 loss to No. 24 Neb

Miami coach Al Golden talks to an unidentified player in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Nebraska in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Nebraska won 41-31. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Miami’s defense was one of the best at stopping the run through three games. But the Hurricanes hadn’t faced a running back nearly the caliber of Nebraska’s Ameer Abdullah.

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West Virginia falls to No. 4 Oklahoma 45-33

West Virginia quarterback Clint Trickett throws a touchdown pass to receiver Kevin White during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma in Morgantown, W.Va., Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Tyler Evert)

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen loved how his team matched Oklahoma punch for punch in the first half.

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Abdullah key in No. 24 Neb’s 41-31 win over Miami

Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah (8) runs away from Miami defensive back Artie Burns (1) and linebacker Tyriq McCord, left,  in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska didn’t let a few scuffles with Miami spoil the party at Memorial Stadium and the show Ameer Abdullah put on Saturday night.

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Rally lifts Washington over Georgia State 45-14

Washington's Marcus Peters (21) snags the ball in the end zone in front of intended receiver Georgia State's Robert Davis in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Seattle. Peters was flagged for pass interference on the play, leading to a Georgia State touchdown on the drive. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington was anticipating its matchup with Georgia State would provide one final tune up before the start of Pac-12 conference play against Stanford next weekend.

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Northwestern State beats Louisiana Tech 30-27

RUSTON, La. (AP) — Chris Moore kicked two field goals in the final 1:05 of the game, including a 47-yarder as time expired, to lift Northwestern State over Louisiana Tech 30-27 on Saturday night.

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