Troy quarterback Brandon
four touchdown passes, as well as the end zone where he ran for a short
score, to help the Trojans beat North Texas 50-30 in the New Orleans Bowl on
Conner Manning threw
for 276 yards and a touchdown for
who had a winning record for the second time in the program's
eight-year history and set a school record for victories in a
season. 's fledgling football program took a bow on Saturday,
celebrating a 27-17 victory over Western Kentucky -- the first
postseason win in school history.
Cedrick Wilson caught
10 passes for 221 yards and a touchdown, Kekaula
an interception 53 yards for a score and No. 25 Boise State beat Oregon
38-28 in the Las Vegas Bowl on Saturday.
himself from Rams coverages in the second quarter and sprinted to a 76-yard
touchdown reception for the first of three big scoring plays that allowed
Marshall hold off the Colorado
State 31-28 on Saturday in the New Mexico Bowl.
Brent Stockstill passed for 232 yards and two touchdowns and Middle
Tennessee came up with some key stops to hold off Arkansas State 35-30
in the Camellia Bowl on Saturday night.
Devin Singletary ran
for 124 yards and three touchdowns, Jason
accounted for four scores and FAU rolled past Akron 50-3 in the Boca Raton
Bowl on Tuesday night
J'mar Smith threw three touchdown passes and ran for a score,
Louisiana Tech's defense scored twice and the Bulldogs ended their
fourth straight season with a
51-10 victory over SMU in the Frisco Bowl on Wednesday night.
for 254 yards and a touchdown to lead Temple
to a 28-3 victory over Florida International in the Gasparilla Bowl on
Dorian Brown rushed
for 152 yards on just 12 carries and scored four touchdowns, Nathan
for two scores and Ohio beat UAB 41-6 in the Bahamas Bowl on Friday.
Wyoming junior quarterback Josh
11 of 19 passed for 154 yards and three touchdowns without an
interception and stepped
onto the stage to accept his MVP trophy following the Cowboys' 37-14
victory over Central Michigan on Friday in the Famous Idaho Potato
threw a 26-yard touchdown pass to Tyre
16 seconds left to give No. 23 South Florida a 38-34 victory over Texas
Tech in the Birmingham Bowl on Saturday.
Darnell Woolfolk scored
on a 1-yard run with 18 seconds left, Kell
converted a go-ahead 2-point run and Army added a last-play defensive
touchdown for a 42-35 victory over San Diego State on Saturday in the Armed
Appalachian State's swarming, opportunistic defense was the catalyst for
an impressive 34-0 victory over Toledo on Saturday night in
the Dollar General Bowl .
came into the game averaging nearly 40 points per game, but fell behind
early and looked completely overmatched. They managed just 146 total
yards while turning the ball over four times.
McMaryion threw for a career-best 342 yards and Jimmy
four field goals to help Fresno State beat Houston 33-27 on Sunday in the
Zack Moss ran for 150 yards,
including a career-long 58-yard run for a touchdown on the Utes' opening
drive in the Heart of Dallas Bowl as they went on to a 30-14 win over
West Virginia on Tuesday.
Daniel Jones finished with 338 yards of offense, throwing two
touchdown passes while running for a third score, and Shaun Wilson
and Brittain Brown added rushing touchdowns as Duke salvaged the
season with a 36-14 win over Northern Illinois on.Tuesday in the
Quick Lane Bowl
Alex Delton ran
for 158 yards and accounted for four touchdowns, leading
Kansas State to
a 35-17 Cactus Bowl victory over UCLA on Tuesday night.
for 233 yards and an Independence Bowl-record four touchdowns, including
three to junior receiver Auden
another freshman, Cam
led the Seminoles with 94 yards rushing and also caught a 14-yard
touchdown pass as Florida State took a
42-13 victory over Southern Mississippi
might on Wednesday.
Akrum Wadley returned
a kickoff 72 yards that led to a touchdown on Nate Stanley's 8-yard TD pass
as Iowa beat Boston College 27-20 in the frigid Pinstripe Bowl on Wednesday
night to snap a five-game bowl losing streak.
threw a 38-yard touchdown pass to Anthony
1:44 remaining and Purdue capped its most successful season in years in
dramatic style with a 38-35 victory over Arizona in the Foster Farms
Bowl on Wednesday night.
Freshman running back Daniel
64 yards receiving with a touchdown and added 48 yards on the ground
to pace Texas a 33-16
victory over Missouri in the Texas Bowl on Wednesday night.
five touchdowns, starter Malcolm
for 114 yards and two scores and Navy rolled to a surprisingly easy 49-7
victory over Virginia in the Military Bowl. on Thursday.
Mason Rudolph threw
for 351 yards and a pair of touchdowns on his way to winning game
MVP honors, James
a long touchdown grab and became Oklahoma State's career receiving
yards leader, and the 17th-ranked Cowboys beat No. 22 Virginia Tech
30-21 in the Camping World Bowl on Thursday night.
Brian Lewerke threw
for 213 yards and three touchdowns, and LJ
for 110 yards and two scores for No. 18 Michigan State, which
took advantage of
absence to rout No. 21 Washington State 42-17 in the Holiday
Bowl on Thursday night.
passed for two touchdowns, ran for another, and even caught one and Cole
the winning 33-yard field goal with just over 3 minutes left as TCU
rallied from 21-3 down to
beat Stanford 39-37
in the Alamo Bowl
on Thursday night..
threw for 400 yards and four touchdowns to help Wake Forest beat Texas
A&M 55-52 in the Belk Bowl on Friday.
Nyheim Hines had
three of North Carolina State's Sun Bowl-record six rushing
touchdowns to help the Wolfpack beat Arizona State 52-31 on Friday.
Hines' three scoring runs were all from 5 yards.
Justin Jackson ran
for 157 yards and two touchdowns as Northwestern finished off
back-to-back bowl wins in consecutive years for the first time in
program history and The Wildcats broke up Kentucky's 2-point
conversion, and Northwestern held off Kentucky 24-23 on Friday in a
Music City Bowl that might be remembered more for injuries, ejections
and a wild finish.
Larry Rose III scored
on a 21-yard run in overtime and New Mexico State won in its
first bowl game in 57 years, beating Utah State 26-20 in the
Arizona Bowl on Friday night.
Trojans had four turnovers that led to 21 Ohio State points in
what could have been third-year sophomore quarterback Sam
final game , in the fifth-ranked Buckeyes' defensively dominant
24-7 win over No. 8 Southern California in the Cotton Bowl.
making his first start in place of injured quarterback Nick
ran for 147 yards and three touchdowns to help No. 24
Mississippi State beat Louisville and 2016 Heisman Trophy winner Lamar
in the TaxSlayer Bowl on Saturday.
Allen Lazard tied
a Liberty Bowl record with 10 catches and put Iowa State ahead with a
remarkable 5-yard touchdown reception in the third quarter Saturday, and
the Cyclones beat No. 19 Memphis 21-20 on the Tigers' home field.
Trace McSorley threw
for 342 yards and had both of his touchdown passes to DaeSean
third-down plays, helping No. 9 Penn State outlast No. 12 Washington
35-28 in the Fiesta Bowl on Saturday.
Alex Hornibrook threw four touchdown passes, three to Danny
Davis, and No. 6 Wisconsin capped off the winningest season in
school history by topping No. 11 Miami 34-24 in the Orange Bowl
on Saturday night.
Jake Bentley threw
for 239 yards and two touchdowns as South Carolina rallied from a
16-point second-half deficit. to beat Michigan 26-19 in Monday's Outback
threw two touchdown passes and ran for 116 yards with another touchdown,
leading UCF to a 34-27 Peach Bowl win over Auburn on Monday.
Miles Boykin made not only one of the top plays of this bowl
season but one of the more memorable catches in Notre Dame bowl
history. He made a dynamic one-handed grab and raced down the
sideline for a 55-yard touchdown with 1:28 remaining to give the
Fighting Irish a 21-17 victory over LSU.
Sony Michel raced 27 yards for a touchdown in the second
overtime to give Gorgia a 54-48 victory against Oklahoma in the
College Football Playoff semifinal played at the Rose Bowl on
In a game where every yard was a struggle, Alabama's defenders took
matters into their own hands. They accounted for a pair of touchdowns
just 13 seconds apart in the third quarter to turn an offensive slog
into a 24-6 rout of defending national champion Clemson in the Sugar
Bowl semifinal game Monday night.
off the bench to spark a comeback and threw a 41-yard touchdown toDeVonta
gave No. 4 Alabama a 26-23 overtime victory against No. 3 Georgia on
Monday night for the College Football Playoff national championship.