Defending Pac-12 champion Washington went into its bye week with a sour taste left in the Huskies' mouths. Aiming for a return to the conference championship game, and possibly the College Football Playoff, both paths were complicated on Oct.
Week 9 of the 2017 college football season features plenty of intriguing matchups, as conference play is in full effect with just six weeks of games remaining, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the ninth weekend of action.
After running back Vic Enwere willed himself into the end zone during the second overtime Saturday night against Arizona, new Cal head coach Justin Wilcox quickly huddled with assistants on the sideline before nodding in agreement and signaling to his offense to prepare to attempt a two-point conversion
We’re well past the midway mark of the college football season by this point and it really seems like Week 8 helped crystallize some of the biggest under (and over) achievers in the sport in more ways than one.
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The eighth weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and intriguing league matchups.
Alternate uniforms and helmets are a big part of every team’s wardrobe throughout any season. While there’s nothing wrong with traditional uniforms and helmets, a different look is never a bad thing. And over the last few years, it seems more teams are using alternate uniforms throughout the season. With several awesome designs making an appearance in Week 8, here are ones we liked the most from the weekend action:
Week 8 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. After last week was filled with upsets, the Week 8 slate provided few surprises, but Notre Dame (USC) and Penn State (Michigan) earned dominant wins on Saturday night.
Week 8 of the 2017 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments from the Pac-12. The weekend slate featured another big performance from Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate in a 45-44 overtime win against California.
A surprising loss has Washington State searching for answers as it prepares to face Colorado this week. The Cougars (6-1, 3-1 Pac-12) saw their perfect season come crashing down with a one-sided 37-3 loss to California.