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Kentucky blows out UT Martin, 59-14

Kentucky running back Braylon Heard (5) outruns Tennessee-Martin defensive back Jordan Landry (21) to score a first half touchdown in the season-opening NCAA college football game for both teams in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky scored almost every time it had the ball, and its few failures against Tennessee-Martin weren’t for lack of effort.

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Illini, Lunt survive Youngstown scare 28-17

Illinois quarterback Wes Lunt (12) throws the ball during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Youngstown State, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill. (AP Photo/Bradley Leeb)

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — For almost three full quarters Saturday, Wes Lunt’s debut at Illinois was anything but what the quarterback wanted.

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Defense shines as No. 7 UCLA beats Virginia 28-20

Virginia quarterback Greyson Lambert (11) throws a pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against UCLA at Scott Stadium, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Charlottesville, Va. (AP Photo/Andrew Shurtleff)

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Brett Hundley was all smiles, mostly because of his defense.

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Penn State tops UCF 26-24 with last-second FG

Thousands of Penn State fans take part in a pep rally at Temple Bar in Dublin, Ireland, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Penn State plays UCF in a football game Saturday. (AP Photo/PennLive.com, Joe Hermitt)

DUBLIN (AP) — Penn State won a thrilling season opener with a 36-yard field goal as time expired to defeat the University of Central Florida 26-24 in front of a raucous 55,000-strong crowd in Ireland.

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UCF loses to Penn State 26-24 on last-second FG

Thousands of Penn State fans take part in a pep rally at Temple Bar in Dublin, Ireland, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Penn State plays UCF in a football game Saturday. (AP Photo/PennLive.com, Joe Hermitt)

DUBLIN (AP) — UCF might have found its replacement for Blake Bortles. Unfortunately, the Knights didn’t find him until the second half Saturday in a heartbreaking 26-24 loss to Penn State in Ireland.

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