LSU edges Auburn on kick

Houston Chronicle Sunday - - COLLEGE FOOTBALL - From wire re­ports

AUBURN, Ala. — Cole Tracy kicked a 42-yard field goal on the fi­nal play to give No. 12 LSU a 22-21 vic­tory over No. 7 Auburn on Satur­day in their South­east­ern Con­fer­ence opener.

Joe Bur­row led LSU (3-0) down the field in the fi­nal min­utes with clutch plays and two pass in­ter­fer­ence calls against Auburn (2-1). That set up Tracy’s field goal that was al­most right down the mid­dle and sent LSU play­ers swarm­ing onto the field to cel­e­brate.

BYU 24, WIS­CON­SIN 21

Squally Canada ran for 118 yards and two touch­downs, and the Cougars handed the No. 6 Badgers their first non­con­fer­ence home loss since 2003.

Wis­con­sin (2-1) had one last chance to avoid an up­set with a drive that started with 3:55 left at the 8. But nor­mally re­li­able se­nior Rafael Gaglianone’s 42-yard field goal at­tempt to tie with 41 sec­onds left went wide left, al­low­ing BYU (2-1) to pre­vail.

NOTRE DAME 22 VAN­DER­BILT 17

Jalen El­liott knocked the ball loose from Com­modores re­ceiver Kal­ija Lip­scomb with 1:07 left to give the No. 8 Fight­ing Ir­ish a fourth-down stop in South Bend, Ind. that helped Notre Dame reach 3-0.

Kyle Shur­mur threw for 326 yards and a touch­down for Van­der­bilt (2-1), ral­ly­ing his team from a 16-3 half­time deficit. His fourth-and-4 pass from the Notre Dame 31 to Lip­scomb, who caught 11 passes, was nicely thrown and the re­ceiver al­most made a reach­ing catch at the 11.

ALABAMA 62 MIS­SIS­SIPPI 7

Tua Tago­v­ailoa threw for 191 yards and two touch­downs, Jerry Jeudy caught two scor­ing passes, and the No. 1 Crim­son Tide buried the Rebels in Ox­ford, Miss.

CLEM­SON 38 GE­OR­GIA SOUTH­ERN 7

A week of worry at Clem­son over an ap­proach­ing hur­ri­cane ended with a vic­tory over the Ea­gles in front of a full crowd in Clem­son, S.C.

Travis Eti­enne ran for 162 yards and two touch­downs for the No. 2 Tigers (3-0), and Trevor Lawrence threw for 194 yards.

GE­OR­GIA 49 MID­DLE TEN­NESSEE 7

Jake Fromm threw three touch­down passes and Eli­jah Holy­field ran for 100 yards, each play­ing only the first half for the thir­dranked Bull­dogs (3-0) in a rout of the Blue Raiders in Athens, Ga.

STAN­FORD 30, UC DAVIS 10

K.J. Costello over­came a rough start to throw two touch­down passes to JJ Arcega-White­side, and the No. 9 Car­di­nal de­feated the vis­it­ing FCS-level Ag­gies to im­prove to 3-0.

PENN ST. 63, KENT ST. 10

Trace Mc­Sor­ley ac­counted for five touch­downs and broke the Nit­tany Lions’ record for rush­ing scores by a quar­ter­back as No. 11 Penn State (3-0) routed the Golden Flashes in State Col­lege, Pa.

MIS­SIS­SIPPI ST. 56 LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE 10

Nick Fitzger­ald ac­counted for 350 yards of of­fense and six touch­downs to lead the 16th-ranked Bull­dogs past the Ra­gin’ Ca­juns in Starkville, Miss.

MICHI­GAN 45, SMU 20

Shea Pat­ter­son threw three touch­down passes to Donovan Peo­ples-Jones, help­ing the 19th-ranked Wolver­ines (2-1) pull away to beat the Mus­tangs in Ann Ar­bor, Mich.

MI­AMI 49, TOLEDO 24

Ma­lik Rosier threw for two scores and ran for three more to help the No. 21 Hur­ri­canes (2-1) de­feat the Rock­ets in Toledo, Ohio.

ORE­GON 35 SAN JOSE ST. 22

Justin Her­bert threw for 309 yards and three touch­downs, and the No. 20 Ducks (3-0) beat the Spar­tans in Eu­gene, Ore.

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LSU’s Cole Tracy is car­ried off the field af­ter kick­ing a game-win­ning field goal Satur­day against Auburn.

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BYU’s Adam Pul­sipher (41) and Mer­rill Tali­auli cel­e­brate Wis­con­sin’s missed field late in the game.

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