Oregon State's Jefferson faces challenge in No. 9 Oregon

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State running back Jermar Jefferson is recapturing the success he had as a freshman, even in this unusual season. The former Pac-12 Freshman of the Year...

No longer the Civil War, Oregon plays Oregon State on Friday

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Although it's no longer called the Civil War, the rivalry between Oregon and Oregon State is still heated even in a short and unusual season. The two teams wi...

Pac-12's traditional rivalries look untraditional in 2020

The Thanksgiving weekend is normally devoted to end-of-season rivalry games in the Pac-12 but — like everything else — it's different this year. As of Wednesday, it appeared the Big...

College football picks: Football feast missing some dishes

The Thanksgiving weekend football feast will be missing a few of the dishes that have become mainstays. Schedules altered and seasons delayed by the pandemic have taken off the table...

Playoff rankings: What to watch for in first release of 2020

The College Football Playoff put out a news release to get fans ready for the season's first selection committee rankings Tuesday night. The takeaway: It's business as usual for the...

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Hints at what's to come from CFP

The College Football Playoff rankings will be released for the first time this season Tuesday. Combine the latest AP Top 25 with a little history and you can find hints about what ...

Saturday's best

STARS —Master Teague, Ohio State, ran a career-high 169 yards and two TDs and the No. 3 Buckeyes held off a comeback bid to beat No. 9 Indiana 42-35. — Desmond Ridd...

Shough throws 3 TDs and No. 11 Oregon survives Bruins 38-35

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Tyler Shough threw for 334 yards and three touchdowns and No. 11 Oregon held off short-handed UCLA 38-35 on Saturday to remain undefeated. At 3-0, Oregon solidifi...

No. 11 Ducks set to host UCLA a day later than planned

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — With a 2-0 start during a short season where every win is crucial, Oregon is not concerned with some of the more minor details. The No. 11 Ducks host UCLA on Satu...

Pac-12's postseason hopes dim among canceled games, virus

With so much uncertainty ahead, Pac-12 teams are doing everything they can to make sure they get enough games in to legitimately be considered for a bowl. Any bowl. UCLA and Californ...

STAT WATCH: Gators' Trask ahead of Burrow pace for TD passes

Joe Burrow set the Football Bowl Subdivision record with 60 touchdown passes last year, an incredible feat accomplished in a 15-game national championship season for LSU. The way Flo...

Shough leads No. 11 Oregon over Washington State 43-29

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Tyler Shough threw for 312 yards and four touchdowns and No. 11 Oregon came back to beat Washington State 43-29 on Saturday night. Travis Dye caught two second-...

Rolovich makes home debut as Washington St hosts Oregon

Nick Rolovich will be making his home debut when Washington State hosts No. 11 Oregon on Saturday. He's already gotten the Cougars off to a good start with a couple of other “firsts....

College Football Picks: Notre Dame tries to avoid BC letdown

Maybe the most famous field goal in Boston College history is getting talked about a lot this week. David Gordon's career-long 41-yarder as time expired on Nov. 20, 1993, gave Boston...

Waterfowl killed after mistaking wet Iowa roads for wetlands

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Hundreds of ducks and other migratory waterfowl have been hit and killed by cars in northwestern Iowa after they mistook wet pavement for wetlands, wildlife officials said. ...