"It's All About The Game"
College and High School Football Report, Pt. 3
Robert Stephens, Featured Writer
September 19, 2014 - Division two Morehouse proved to be the gracious opponent Howard needed as the Bison won their first game of the season defeating the Tigers 35-17 at RFK Stadium.
Quarterback Greg McGhee (16-30-149yds.) passed for touchdowns. The senior leader also rushed for 98 yards on 10 carries.
“(Greg) McGhee did a great job as far as throwing the Football and putting us in a position to score points.” said Howard head coach Gary Harrell at his post game press conference.
Aquanius Freeman rushed for 72 yards as the Howard rushing attack amassed
180 yards on the ground.
Jameis Winston on the move (FSU).
Howard improved to 1-2 on the season. The Bison will face Morgan State at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. Saturday. It will be Howard’s first MEAC Conference game this year.
The Maryland Terrapins (2-1) took a step up in competition and suffered a gut wrenching 40-37 loss to West Virginia on a 47 yard field goal with no time left on the clock.
The Mountaineers (2-1) amassed 694 yards in total offense. Quarterback Clint Trickett passed for (37-49- 411 yds.- 4 tds.)
Maryland quarterback C.J. Brown (19-35-241 yds.- 1td.) Brown also rushed for 161 yards on 18 carries. Wide receiver Stephon Diggs caught (5-127yds.-1 td.)
Maryland will travel to Syracuse to Syracuse Saturday.
Week three provided us with some upsets and thrills that we associate with college football. This past weekend number three provided us with some interesting scores and developments.
This reporter just a week ago posed the question would Louisville in their first year be dominant in the ACC in their first year. The Cardinals had beaten my Hurricanes and just pulverized Murray St. Louisville had won seven straight road games and were traveling to Charlottesville to face Virginia (2-) who had their share of problems especially against ranked teams. Final score Virginia 23-Louisville 21.
Cardinals on the road this weekend to face respected BYU.
USC (2-1) coming off a big win over PAC-12 rival Stanford traveled to Boston to face ACC Boston College who not beaten a ranked team since 2004. That streak is over as the Eagles stun the Trojans 37-31 rushing for 452 yards. Huh ? No one saw this coming as the Eagles threw five passes for the game !
Not surprising Virginia Tech is involved in this scenario they are every year its just a matter of who it will be and when it will happen.
The Hokies were looking pretty good after their win over Ohio State
in Columbus. Tech never one to disappoint took this one on the chin at
home to East Carolina 37-31.
Don’t know how much of an upset you would call this but it was
definitely a derailment in the Georgia Bulldog season as they took one
on the chin to South Carolina 52-28. The Bulldogs had just beaten Clemson
and the Gamecocks were still reeling from their beating at the hands of
In some other games of note in the $ College Playoff System.
Bruin backup Jerry Neuheisel (23-30-178yds.-2tds.) managed the Bruin road win.
Oregon (3-0) video game offense in full gear after scoreless first quarter
scoring 41 unanswered beating Wyoming 48-14.
In FCS play.
Morgan State beat Division 2 Bowie State 28-3. Towson beat Delaware State 21-7. Coastal Carolina jumped on South Carolina State 30-3. NCA&T edged Elon 17-12. Richmond jumped on Hampton 42-17.
William and Mary over Norfolk State 14. Tennessee St. beat Jackson State 35-7. Div. 2 Fort Valley State stopped Savannah State 42-28.
In high school action Friendship Collegiate held off Wilson 52-44 at Catholic University. Jay Cammon Jr. led the Knights with 192 yards rushing and 3 touchdowns.
Wilson outscored Collegiate 37-20 in the second half But it was not
enough to stop the undefeated Knights (3-0).
Wise edged DuVal 15-6. E. Roosevelt over Suitland 26-6. Gonzaga over Georgetown Prep 38-3. Bowie defeated CH Flowers 38-14. Northwestern blanked Parkdale 38-0. Paint Branch over Blake 21-8. Riverdale Baptist defeated Gwynn Park 34-26. Dunbar defeated Phelps 28-19. H.D.Woodson beat Yorktown 34-21.
Roosevelt over Maret 24-6. Douglass blanked Ballou 44-0. St. Mary’s
Ryken stopped Carroll 29-8. St. John’s defeated West Catholic 37-6.
and Perry Prep over Cardozo 42-28.
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