Archive for September, 2013

Williams leads Morehouse to second win

Thomas Williams rushed for 118 yards and three touchdowns on 10 carries to lead Morehouse to a 28-26 over Edward Waters in the Maroon Tigers’ home opener.

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Unbeaten Mercer’s schedule gets tougher

Mercer’s schedule is about to get tougher.

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Gators might not recover from loss of Easley

Florida star DT Dominique Easley, a preseason all-SEC and a sure first-round pick in next spring’s NFL draft, will miss the rest of the year with a torn ACL in his right knee.

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Hill vs. Gurley: Who is the SEC’s best back?

Who is the best running back in the SEC? Is it Georgia’s Todd Gurley or LSU’s Jeremy Hill?

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Gators tough to figure out with new QB

Backup QB Tyler Murphy energized Florida’s offense after he entered the game for Jeff Driskel. Can he keep it up?

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Freshman leads Reinhardt to upset

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — L.J. Stegall scored three touchdowns as Reinhardt upset Faulkner, ranked 23rd in the NAIA, 28-24 on Saturday night.

His 5-yard catch from Ryan Thompson gave Reinhardt, a first-year program, the lead.

Stegall (Jeff Davis) also scored on a 95-yard kickoff return and a 61-yard pass for the Eagles (2-2, 1-0 Mid-South Conference), who have won two consecutive games.

Niagel Curtis (Gordon Central) also scored on a 55 yard run and Alvarez Thomas (Monticello) and Juice Arnold picked off passes for Reinhardt.

Tevin McCoy (Carrollton) had nine tackles and a pair of sacks, and Blake Barnes (Whitewater) had seven tackles and a sack.

Fort Valley State 12, Clark Atlanta 9, 2 OT

ATLANTA — Fort Valley State quarterback Eugene Smith scored on a 1-yard run on fourth down in the second overtime for a 12-9 victory over the host Panthers on Saturday.

Clark (0-3, 0-2 in the SIAC) appeared poised to give first-year coach Kevin Weston his first career victory when Austin Casillas …

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Two QB system working at West Georgia

Two quarterbacks — Austin Trainor and Dallas Dickey — are better than one at West Georgia.

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Clemson won’t ‘pull a Clemson’ tonight

Clemson has been known to ‘pull a Clemson’ every once in a while, a phrase that has made its way into our vernacular.

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Would you want Pelini to coach your team?

Bo Pelini had to apologize after comments surfaced that he made about Nebraska fans. (AP)

Bo Pelini had to apologize after comments surfaced that he made about Nebraska fans. (AP)

Bo Pelini had a bad day.

OK, a downright wretched one.

If you missed it on Monday, Pelini, who has coached Nebraska since 2008, first criticized former Cornhuskers QB Tommie Frazier, who had ripped into the current coaching staff.

Deadspin then posted audio of Pelini blasting Nebraska fans in a F-bomb laden tirade after a win over Ohio State in 2011.

I’m not linking to it, so listen at your own risk. It’s NSFW or NSFLE (little ears).

Of course, all of this came after Nebraska looked befuddled in the second half of a 41-21 home loss to UCLA.

As has become the norm in these situations, Pelini apologized Monday night.

“I want to sincerely apologize for my comments from two years ago which became public today. I take full responsibility for these comments. They were spoken in a private room following the Ohio State game. I was venting following a series of emotional events, which led to …

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Ole Miss on verge of joining SEC’s elite

Ole Miss can take a step at joining the SEC’s elite if the Rebels can defeat Alabama on Sept. 28.

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