Nate Stanley threw for 226 yards and 5 touchdowns, and Iowa throttled sixth-ranked Ohio State 55-24 on Saturday, dealing what’s prone to be a deadly blow to the Buckeyes’ playoff hopes.
Josh Jackson added three interceptions for the Hawkeyes (6-Three, Three-Three), who beat their fourth top-five opponent of their final 5 tries at dwelling.
Iowa raced out to a 31-17 halftime lead on a pair of Stanley TD pbades to Noah Fant.
Stanley, following a profitable and extremely uncommon pretend subject aim, later fired a two-yard TD cross with a defender hanging onto his foot that put the Hawkeyes forward 38-17 late within the third quarter.
J.T. Barrett threw a career-high 4 interceptions for Ohio State (7-2, 5-1), which allowed its most factors in a sport below coach Urban Meyer.
The Buckeyes dedicated 9 penalties and gained simply 371 yards of their most lopsided defeat since final yr’s 31-Zero loss to eventual nationwide champion Clemson within the playoff.
No. 24 Michigan State 27, No. 7 Penn State 24: Matt Coghlin kicked a 34-yard subject aim as time expired to offer the Spartans the upset victory in a sport that was delayed almost Three half hours by extreme climate within the second quarter.
Brian Lewerke threw for 400 yards and two touchdowns for the Spartans (7-2, 5-1 Big Ten), and Michigan State was aided on the finish by a roughing the pbader name on Penn State’s Marcus Allen. Lewerke was hit by Allen on a third-down cross that fell incomplete within the last minute. The penalty moved the ball to the Penn State 22, and the Spartans have been in a position to run the clock down earlier than Coghlin’s profitable kick.
The redshirt freshman made the kick, then ran again down the sphere and slid throughout it on his abdomen whereas his teammates joined him in celebration.
It was the second straight powerful loss for Penn State (7-2, Four-2), which fell 39-38 at Ohio State final weekend and will have had its nationwide title hopes crumble for good Saturday. Now it is Michigan State — which went Three-9 final season — that can take its unbelievable division title hopes right into a showdown at Ohio State subsequent weekend.
at No. 1 Georgia 24, South Carolina 10: Jake Fromm proved he can throw as his two landing pbades led the Bulldogs to the win.
Fromm, who was informed “he can’t pbad” by a Gamebad, was correct and environment friendly, finishing 16 of 22 pbades for 196 yards with scoring pbades of 10 yards to Javon Wims and 20 yards to Mecole Hardman. He didn’t throw an interception.
Georgia (9-Zero, 6-Zero Southeastern Conference, No. 1 College Football Playoff) has received its first 9 video games for the primary time since 1982. The Bulldogs wanted a Mississippi win over Kentucky on Saturday to clinch a spot within the SEC championship sport.
South Carolina (6-Three, Four-Three) had its three-game profitable streak snapped. The Gamebads additionally misplaced hopes for profitable the SEC East.
No. Four Clemson 38, No. 20 North Carolina State 31: Tavien Feaster ran for an 89-yard landing to finish the third quarter and Ok’Von Wallace picked off Ryan Finley on the sport’s last play to badist the Tigers maintain off the Wolfpack
Feaster’s break-loose run up the center and gave Clemson (Eight-1, 6-1 Atlantic Coast Conferenc) a 31-21 lead getting into the fourth, then the Tigers needed to hold on within the last seconds because the Wolfpack (6-Three, Four-1) acquired another shot to tie the sport within the last minute.
No. 9 Wisconsin 45, at Indiana 17: Jonathan Taylor rushed for 183 yards and a landing and Alec Ingold had three scores to badist the Badgers draw back to the simple win.
The Badgers (9-Zero, 6-Zero Big Ten) prolonged the nation’s second-longest profitable streak to 10 and their faculty document for consecutive Big Ten victories to 12. They additionally remained one among a handful of unbeaten groups within the Football Bowl Subdivision. A win subsequent week would give Wisconsin the West Division title and its fifth ticket in seven years to the convention championship sport.
No. 14 Auburn 42, at Texas A&M 27: Jarrett Stidham threw for 268 yards and three touchdowns and the Tigers pulled away within the second half. Kerryon Johnson added 145 yards dashing and a landing and supplied a highlight-reel play with a nifty one-handed catch for an 11-yard achieve on third down within the fourth quarter. Eli Stove capped that possession with a four-yard landing run that pushed the result in 42-20.
Auburn (7-2, 5-1 Southeastern Conference) led by eight at halftime and made it 28-13 when Stidham linked with Ryan Davis on a four-yard landing reception early within the third quarter.
The Aggies (5-Four, Three-Three) have been compelled to punt on their subsequent drive and Shane Tripucka, who had a punt blocked for a landing within the first half, did not get this one off cleanly and it went simply 16 yards to offer Auburn good subject place.
at West Virginia 20, No. 15 Iowa State 16: Will Grier threw two landing pbades, Justin Crawford broke out of a three-game hunch with 102 yards dashing for the Mountaineers.
West Virginia (6-Three, Four-2 Big 12) turned bowl eligible and knocked the Cyclones (6-Three, Four-2) out of a four-way tie for first place. Iowa State trailed 20-Zero late within the second quarter and by no means recovered in dropping on the street for the primary time.
at No. 16 Mississippi State 34, UMbad 23: Nick Fitzgerald ran for 135 yards and two touchdowns to steer the Bulldogs.
Mississippi State (7-2) trailed 20-13 at halftime, however scored two fast touchdowns within the third quarter to take a 27-20 benefit. UMbad (2-7) pulled to 27-23 on a brief subject aim within the fourth quarter, however could not transfer the ball within the last minutes.