Found October 29, 2012 on
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There was plenty to get excited about over the weekend in our 9th week of college football. Some conference races got very interesting. Previously labeled “pretenders” became contenders. South Carolina RB Marcus Lattimore suffered a gruesome knee injury.
Lots of action, so let’s recap the highlights.
(1) Alabama 38 (11) Mississippi State 7
So much emphasis was put on the fact that Mississippi State was unbeaten this week. Did we forget who they were playing?
The Crimson Tide offense was very efficient against the Bulldogs defense. A.J. McCarron continued to impress with 2 TD passes, and RBs T.J. Yeldon and Kenyan Drake each added a TD on the ground. Nobody had eye-popping numbers, but when you’re that consistent, and your defense is making stops, Superman isn’t needed.
The Bulldogs were undefeated heading into this one, but nothing up to this point could even begin to prepare them for the grip of the Crimson Tide defense. QB Tyler Russell has a less than average day, and ...
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Despite receiver Marqise Lee’s record-setting efforts, the USC Trojans fell to Arizona on Saturday, with their second loss ending any remaining national title aspirations.
Lee had a monster day, breaking both the USC and Pac-12 single-game records for receiving yards, with 16 catches for 345 yards and two touchdowns, but he left the field in tears after failing to catch Matt Barkley’s...
USC received a school record in passing yards from Matt Barkley at Arizona last Saturday, 493 yards. Marqise Lee had 345 yards receiving, which was fifth best single game total in NCAA history. His 469 all-purpose yards were the second most in NCAA history. Lee combined with Robert Woods to have 438 receiving yards which is the most in school history.
Flat out ridiculous numbers...
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USC spoiled record-breaking days by Marqise Lee and Matt Barkley with five turnovers and 117 yards in penalties against Arizona...
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