Check out our college football odds page for instant line updates on every game. ASU fumbled the ensuing kickoff and Kessler made them pay with a 10-yard strike with 3 seconds left in the half.
No. 17 Northwestern 24, Ball State 19: EVANSTON, Ill.
Both football programs are 3-0 in their 2015 campaigns and are known for their impressive offense.
On the ensuing possession, as Arkansas attempted to end the game for good, Myles Garrett stripped Allen and A.J.
The Bruins and Wildcats are each unbeaten in three games coming into their conference opener.
In Tucson, Arizona, the Bruins (4-0) hammered the Wildcats 56-30 and ran coach Jim Mora’s record against Arizona’s Rich Rodriguez to 4-0.
Rosen had two touchdowns on 19-of-28 passing and ran for another score after struggling the previous two games. Oddsmakers are: The over/under is 65 1/2 points.
Vernon Adams Jr. started at quarterback for Oregon (2-2) despite a broken index finger that kept him out of the Ducks’ victory last weekend over Georgia State, but he didn’t last long and was replaced by backup Jeff Lockie in the second quarter.
The other big lesson learned in this game is that in a super shootout such as this one, a coach should play to win a game by landing a knockout punch, not by trying to win a decision.
The most frustrating aspect of the loss for Arkansas (1-3, 0-1 SEC)?
Utah 62, Oregon 20 – Travis Wilson returned from a shoulder sprain to pass for four TDs, helping the No. 18 Utes (4-0, 1-0 Pac-12) stun the No. 13 Ducks (2-2, 0-1).
While the focus may be out West, there are intriguing games around the country.
The Red Raiders are now 3-1 overall and 0-1 in Big 12 play, and will head to AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas on Saturday, October 3 to face the No. 5 ranked Baylor Bears at 12:30 p.m. CST.
The biggest series of the game may have been Texas Tech going three and out from inside their 20 with less than four minutes to go.
For anyone who thought the Big 12 was TCU, Baylor and everybody else, think again.
The Red Raiders lose a heart breaker 55-52. The Horned Frogs haven’t looked great for most of the season, but they are doing what’s necessary to win. Tennessee is a combined 0-16 against Alabama, Florida and Georgia since 2010, and 1-21 against that group since 2008. The Vols can score, but let’s see what they muster against a pretty solid defense. Turns out it is. Tech is ranked for the first time this season… Texas A&M accepted the ball at its own 15 and scored five plays later, aided by a roughing the passer penalty and a 63-yard throw from Allen to Josh Reynolds. Trevorris Johnson and Kyle Hicks will also get some carries.
KANSAS AT RUTGERS (BTN, noon): Or, the Misery Bowl. Kansas, meanwhile, has lost 33 in a row outside Lawrence, Kansas, since 2009 – when its current freshmen were eighth-graders. Little, now an administrator at Syracuse, watched from the chancellor’s box. Old Dominion got trucked 49-0 at home by Appalachian State.