"It's All About The Game"
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Robert Stephens II, Featured Writer
Howard receives no respect.
September 18, 2012 - I have always had my suspects in regards to college football polls and this week my faith has been renewed.
This weeks victim is the Howard football team that
Final score? Howard 37 NorfolkSt.36 in an overtime thriller.
After Howard's victory, where does the NCAA
As the coach of Oklahoma St. said two weeks
Speaking of the Bison and their win over the Spartans.
Malick Harris, two-way star at Churchill HS (MD) ran for 155 yards last week. (Ryan Wise)
“We came into this game knowing that it was going to be like a heavyweight championship fight,” said Howard head coach Gary Harrell at his post game press conference. “To come out with a win in a game against the defending camps and pre-season favorite does a lot for this program.”
Julien David’s blocked attempt of an extra point
Howard led 30-7 in the third quarter but NSU stormed back to tie the game in overtime. Bison quarterback Greg McGhee scored what proved to be the winning touchdown in overtime setting up David’s heroics.
Howard has a week off and they’ll hosts
Maryland head coach Randy Edsall left Connecticut after the 2010 season to take over the Maryland program, and the Huskies responded with a 24-21win over their former coach.
The Terps fought from behind the entire game closing the gap to 24-21 with 4:39 remaining. Maryland had a chance late in the game to tie or defeat the Huskies but fell short in their attempt with 39 seconds remaining.
The Terrapins travel to West Virginia Saturday.
Yale defeated Georgetown in Northwest, 24-21 for the sixth
Bowie State defeated Fairmont State 24-17 in a non-conference game. The Bulldogs host Winston-Salem St. in a big CIAA conference game Saturday at 1pm.
In $$$ football Stanford beat USC 21-14 at home, derailing the Trojan's shot at a national championship in the eyes of this reporter. We’ll see but a lot of things have to happen for the Trojans get back in the national hunt and with no playoff it’s dicey to say the least. We’ll look at that scenario later.
One thing about the PAC-12. USC cannot beat
In some other college games of interest; Alabama blasted Arkansas 52-0. Perhaps the Crimson Tide should petitioin tto join the NFL. Just kidding!
Penn St. won their first game of the year beating Navy 34-7.
Pittsburgh defeated Va. Tech after losing to
Florida St. blanked Wake Forest 52-0.
The Seminoles hosts Clemson Saturday night!
In our weekly look at the pay for play contest
Arizona blanked South Carolina St. 56-0
In high school football this past weekend, I attended the Good Counsel-HD Woodson match up between the WCAC and the DCIAA. The nationally ranked Falcons defeated the Warriors 49-0 at Olney. After the game I had the opportunity to talk with both coaches.
“I told my players to keep their head up and keep plugging away.” said head coach Greg Fuller of HD Woodson. “Coach Milloy is a class act and he has a solid program with several division one players.”
After their victory Good Counsel's head coach, Bob Milloy, addressed his players: "We are where we want to be and league play starts (at Gonzaga) this Saturday.
“We have now won three in a row and we have
In other prep action from the weekend.
In Virginia Osbourn surprised Hylton
Other games: Ballou edged Coolidge
Seneca defeated Northwood 42-16. Crossland beat
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