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Mid-Majors Look to Make Title Games

BY KYLE MONTGOMERY Mountain West Bulldogs Follow Carr’s Career Day – Derek Carr threw for a career high 527 yards and 7 TDs to lead the Fresno State Bulldogs to a division-clinching victory Saturday.   While the Bulldogs are assured a spot in the Mountain West Championship Game, they did drop to 16th in the BCS standings, [ . . read more . . ]

What a Weekend it Was – A Few Quick Hits

BY MICHAEL LEESE Andre Williams ran for 339 yards to break Boston College‘s single-season and single-game rushing records, leading the Eagles to a 38-21 victory over North Carolina State on Saturday and helping the Eagles qualify for a bowl game for the first time in three seasons. The win moved Boston College to 6-4 on the season. [ . . read more . . ]

The Sun, The Mountain and the MAC

BY KYLE MONTGOMERY Mountain West Could the Original be the Last? – Sometimes, a season comes  down to one player and one play, and Saturday night in San Diego, Marcel Jensen was that player.  He blocked a San Diego State field goal attempt as time ran out, allowing  Fresno State to escape the Aztecs Temple of Doom, otherwise [ . . read more . . ]

Updated Bowl Projections – October 8, 2012

The Ohio Bobcats, off to a surprising 6-0 start including a win at Penn State, became the first team to earn bowl eligibility this season when they defeated Buffalo Saturday.  Also becoming bowl eligible on Saturday were the South Carolina Gamecocks and Oregon Ducks.  With another 19 teams trying to become bowl eligible this Saturday, [ . . read more . . ]