MichiganThe Wolverines got off to a fast start with quarterback Denard Robinson looking like the type of quarterback Rich Rodriguez needs to have a successful season. Robinson will be a player the Irish will have to contain as he rushed for 197 yards on 29 carries and a score, while also passing for 186 yards going 19-of-22 and a touchdown. Beat Connecticut 30-10
Michigan StateThe Spartans got a surprise as true freshman Le'Veon Bell rushed for 141 yards on 10 carries with 2 touchdowns. Joining the freshman was Edwin Baker who rushed for 117 yards and 2 touchdowns. The Spartans looked strong in the running game and quarterback Kirk Cousins hit on over 61% of his passes for 186 yards and 1 touchdown. Beat Western Michigan 38-14.
StanfordThe Cardinal saw Andrew Luck continue were he left off going 17-of-23 for 316 yards and 4 touchdowns. The big target for Luck was Doug Baldwin who pulled down 4 balls for 111 yards and 2 touchdowns. The team also rushed for 218 yards with 3 touchdowns. Beat Sacramento State 52-17
Boston CollegeThe Eagles watched Dave Shinskie hit on 50% of his passes for 185 yards and 2 touchdowns. Shinskie would also throw 2 interceptions. Montel Harris pushed for 115 yards and a score and Johnathan Coleman pulled down three balls for 98 yards. Beat Weber State 38-20
PittsburghThe Panthers saw new quarterback Tino Sunseri have a solid game going 16-of-28 for 184 yards and 1 touchdown. Sunseri also had an interception in overtime that cost the Panthers a chance for a victory. Star running back Dion Lewis was held in check with 75 yards on 25 carries and 1 touchdown. Loss to Utah 27-24 OT
Western MichiganNew quarterback Alex Carder showed promise going 27-of-49 for 220 yards and 2 touchdowns. Carder also had an interception. Receivers Jordan White had 82 yards on 8 catches while Blake Hammond pulled down 4 balls for 61 yards and 1 touchdown. The Broncos struggled running the football. Loss to Michigan State 38-18
NavyWill open their season on Monday against Maryland on the road.
TulsaThe Golden Hurricane lost on a dramatic touchdown by East Carolina at the end of the game. Quarterback G.J. Kinne was 28-43 for 399 yards and 5 touchdowns on the day. Receiver Charles Clay was Kinne's main target pulling down 8 balls for 86 yards and 1 touchdown. Loss to East Carolina 51-49
UtahQuarterback Jordan Wynn passed for 283 yards going 21-of-36 with 3 touchdowns and 1 interception. As a team the Utes rushed for 122 yards as running back Matt Asiata picked up 65 yards on 16 carries. DeVonte Christopher pulled down 8 balls for 155 yards and 1 touchdown. Beat Pittsburgh 27-24 OT
ArmyThe Black Knights rushed for 312 yards as a team with 4 touchdowns. Patrick Mealy lead the team with 81 yards on 14 carries. George Jordan pulled down 3 balls for 34 yards. Beat Eastern Michigan 31-27
USCMatt Barkley passed for 257 yards on 18-of-23 with 5 touchdowns. Ronald Johnson pulled down 7 balls for 59 yards and 3 touchdowns. As a team the Trojans rushed for 246 yards and 1 touchdown as Marc Tyler accounted for 154 of the yards. Beat Hawaii 49-36