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Week Four Lowe Down: Bulldogs battle, Pokes roll

Week Four Lowe Down: Bulldogs battle, Pokes roll

Matt Lowe

September 22 The weather has held back FSU’ eagerness to return to the field and get in the win column after losing the opener to top-ranked Alabama, but NC State won’t give a rip about that entering FULL STORY

Pumphrey sets NCAA rushing mark in Aztecs romp

Pumphrey sets NCAA rushing mark in Aztecs romp

The Sports Xchange

December 17 Donnel Pumphrey broke the NCAA's career rushing mark and freshman cornerback Ron Smith returned an interception 54 yards for a touchdown to lead San Diego State to a 34-10 victory over Houston FULL STORY

Pumphrey to make run at history in Las Vegas Bowl

Pumphrey to make run at history in Las Vegas Bowl

The Sports Xchange

December 13 Standing 5 feet 9 and weighing 165 pounds, Donnel Pumphrey was considered too small to play running back by many schools coming out of Canyon Springs High School in North Las Vegas. FULL STORY

Houston promotes OC Applewhite to head coach

Houston promotes OC Applewhite to head coach

The Sports Xchange

December 09 The Houston Cougars decided to promote offensive coordinator Major Applewhite to succeed Tom Herman as head coach, the school announced Friday. FULL STORY

First & 20: Louisville's Jackson deserves Heisman

First & 20: Louisville's Jackson deserves Heisman

Anthony Gimino

December 04 Although the Louisville quarterback handled his grip on the stiff-armed trophy as loosely as the football in the red zone in the final couple of games of the season, Jackson didn't fumble away his big opportunity FULL STORY

FBS Notes: Mayfield to return, Kiffin to interview

FBS Notes: Mayfield to return, Kiffin to interview

Lindyssports.com Staff

December 03 Quarterback Baker Mayfield threw for 288 yards and three touchdowns as Oklahoma blew out Oklahoma State 38020 to clinch the Big 12 title, their second straight conference championship. FULL STORY

Jackson, No. 5 Louisville stunned by Houston

Jackson, No. 5 Louisville stunned by Houston

The Sports Xchange

November 17 The Cougars sacked Heisman Trophy favorite Lamar Jackson 11 times and held him to a season-low 244 total yards in a 36-10 non-conference beating at TDECU Stadium in Houston. FULL STORY

Week Eight Lowe Down: Tide rolls on, LSU stays hot

Week Eight Lowe Down: Tide rolls on, LSU stays hot

Matt Lowe

October 21 Alabama’s dominating win over Tennessee last week was not only impressive, but it also proved one thing: Nick Saban’s ability to adapt to the current college game — and its rules. FULL STORY

Week Seven Lowe Down: Bama, Ohio State survive

Week Seven Lowe Down: Bama, Ohio State survive

Matt Lowe

October 14 Both Tennessee and Wisconsin are capable of doing the deed against two of the best teams in America in Alabama and Ohio State, but the home dogs will have to play flawless FULL STORY

Top 25 Early Recaps: Worth, Navy stun No. 6 Houston

Top 25 Early Recaps: Worth, Navy stun No. 6 Houston

The Sports Xchange

October 08 The sixth-ranked Houston Cougars allowed 306 yards on the ground and probably were knocked out of the College Football Playoff race with a stunning 46-40 loss to Navy on Saturday. FULL STORY