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Oregon gets 1-point safety in Fiesta Bowl

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Fifth-ranked Oregon was awarded a 1-point safety on an obscure rule against No. 7 Kansas State in the Fiesta Bowl on Thursday night. Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota scored on a 2-yard run midway through the third quarter and the Ducks sent kicker Alejandro Maldonado out to kick the extra point. Kansas State's Javonta Boyd blocked the kick and the ball...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Oregon gets 1-point safety in Fiesta Bowl

Fifth-ranked Oregon was awarded a 1-point safety on an obscure rule against No. 7 Kansas State in the Fiesta Bowl on Thursday night. Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota scored on a 2-yard run midway through the third quarter and the Ducks sent kicker Alejandro Maldonado out to kick the extra point. Kansas State's Javonta Boyd blocked the kick and the ball ended up in the hands...
Via AP on Fox
January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Fiesta's most unusual play? 1-point safety

GLENDALE, Ariz. It makes sense that a game that used a zoo tiger to predict the winner would have something as wacky as a one-point safety. A one-point what? A one-point safety can occur during extra-point tries in college games because the ball is still live. Should the defensive team recover or intercept the ball, and then retreat backwards into their end zone and be tackled...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
January 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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