Posts Tagged College sports

Bid for bowl adds edge to Illinois-Northwestern

Northwestern head coach Pat Fitzgerald, center, reacts as Ibraheim Campbell (24) heads to the sidelines after a pass interception late in the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in West Lafayette, Ind. Northwestern defeated Purdue 38-14. (AP Photo/Doug McSchooler)

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Though they’re separated by 150 miles and face each other every season, Northwestern and Illinois have a rivalry that lacks intensity.

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Western Kentucky beats No. 19 Marshall 67-66 in OT

Marshall's Steward Butler (20) takes a hit from Western Kentucky's Brandon Leston (45) during an NCAA football game in Huntington, W.Va., Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Tilley)

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Brandon Doughty threw a Conference USA-record eight touchdown passes, the last in overtime to Jared Dangerfield followed by a 2-point conversion pass to Willie McNeal that lifted Western Kentucky over No. 19 Marshall 67-66 Friday.

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Texas A&M beats New Orleans 87-65 at home

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M relied on a season-best nine 3-pointers to run away from New Orleans 87-65 on Friday.

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Montana hosts San Diego in FCS playoff game

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Don’t try to tell Montana football coach Mick Delaney his team is in for an easy ride on Saturday.

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Ellis, Alexander lift Kansas over Tennessee 82-67

Kansas forward Landen Lucas (33) fights for a rebound with Tennessee forward Dominic Woodson (55) and guard Devon Baulkman (34) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Reinhold Matay)

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Kansas’ victory over Tennessee was much closer than the score indicated.

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