Sunday, October 23
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State scored 17 straight points in the fourth quarter, capped by a blocked field goal returned 60 yards for a touchdown as the Nittany Lions upset second-ranked Ohio State last night. The Buckeyes' road winning streak ends at 20 games.
CHICAGO (AP) — Cleveland has its World Series opponent -- with the Chicago Cubs winning their first National League pennant since 1945 with a 5-0 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers. Kyle Hendricks and Aroldis Chapman combined to face the minimum 27 batters in a two-hit shutout. Game One of the World Series is Tuesday, in Cleveland.
DALLAS (AP) — Sergei Bobrovsky made 32 saves and notched his 13th career shutout as Columbus beat the Dallas Stars last night, 3-0. The Blue Jackets won their second game in two nights. Josh Anderson, Scott Hartnell and Matt Calvert all scored for Columbus.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Gunner Kiel completed 23 passes for 348 yards and four touchdowns in his first start this season as Cincinnati beat East Carolina last night, 31-19. Cincinnati also came up with two key defensive stops in the fourth quarter to seal the win and snap their two-game skid.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota State's Taryn Christion threw for two touchdowns and the Jackrabbits' defense held Youngstown State to 311 total yards in a 24-10 win. The loss snaps Youngstown State's winning streak of four games. Ricky Davis was 9-for-16 for 115 yards and ran for 45 yards for Youngstown State.
KENT, Ohio (AP) — Ohio had 208 yards on the ground in a 14-10 win over Kent State yesterday. Dorian Brown and Maleek Irons also each ran for a touchdown. Nick Holley was just 12-of-29 for 101 yards for Kent State in the loss.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Thomas Woodson passed for 338 yards as Akron rallied to beat Ball State 35-25. The Zips scored 28 points in the second half, with the win keeping Akron tied with Ohio atop the Mid-American's eastern division standings.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Alex Jeske threw for 272 yards and three touchdowns for Dayton in a 31-16 win over Butler. Jack Euritt caught 8 passes for 136 yards and one score.
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Gus Ragland threw for three touchdowns as Miami (Ohio) beat Bowling Green yesterday, 40-26. James Gardner had 9 catches for 120 yards and Kenny Young rushed for 118 yards for the Redhawks, who won back-to-back games for the first time in four years.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Cody Thompson had 7 catches for 122 yards and four touchdowns as Toledo beat Central Michigan yesterday, 31-17. Logan Woodside was 23-of-32 on the day for the Rockets with four touchdowns and 264 yards.