Linebacker Gerald Hodges forced a momentum-swinging fumble that set up Matt McGloin’s fourth-quarter touchdown pass, and Silas Redd ran for 142 yards on Saturday to help Penn State pound Iowa 13-3.
Bernard Pierce ran for three scores to become Temple’s all-time leader in rushing touchdowns, helping the Owls spoil Ball State’s homecoming game with a dominating 42-0 win on Saturday.
Kevin Decker threw three touchdowns and ran for another, leading New Hampshire to an easy win over Villanova, 47-17, on Saturday.
David Fluellen scored two touchdowns to help Toledo score 21 unanswered points and beat Temple 36-13 on Saturday in the Mid-American Conference opener for both teams.
Matt McGloin made the right read and the perfect throw late in the third quarter, hooking up with Derek Moye on a 74-yard TD pass and leading Penn State past Indiana 16-10 on Saturday.
Billy Ragone orchestrated Pennsylvania’s final drive, which he finished with a 3-yard touchdown pass with 3 seconds left, leading the Quakers to a 22-20 win over Dartmouth on Saturday night.
Jonathan Grimes scored two touchdowns and Drake Kuhn kicked two late field goals as William & Mary edged Villanova 20-16 on Saturday.
With Big Ten season here, Penn State must battle through injuries to two of their best defenders.
Ronnie Akins returned an interception 26 yards with 12 seconds left to seal Villanova’s 30-21 win over Pennsylvania on Saturday night.
Temple running back Bernard Pierce set a school record with five rushing touchdowns, and the Owls built a 31-point halftime lead in defeating the Maryland Terrapins 38-7 on Saturday.
The Penn State Nittany Lions welcomed their Hall of Fame coach back to the field with their best passing performance of the year in a convincing in a 34-6 win Saturday over Eastern Michigan.
Andrew Shoop’s four touchdown passes led Lafayette to a 37-12 win over Pennsylvania on Saturday night that ended the Football Championship Subdivision’s longest winning streak at eight games.
Monmouth’s defense rose to the occasion in the final three minutes on Saturday, stopping Villanova on downs as the Hawks held on to win 20-9 in the teams’ first meeting ever.
Chaz Powell set the tone by returning the game’s opening kickoff 95 yards for a score and Silas Redd led an overwhelming ground game with two rushing touchdowns in Penn State’s 41-7 win over Indiana State on Saturday.
Tailback Silas Redd and linebacker Khairi Fortt — a powerful one-two punch of former top prep prospects from Connecticut — could give Penn State a big boost this fall.