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T.J. Yates threw two first-half touchdown passes and Ryan Houston ran for two scores Saturday, fueling No. 24 North Carolina's 31-17 win over East Carolina. Yates completed 19-of-24 passes for 227 yards with no interceptions. Houston gained 41 yards on 12 carries. His one-yard touchdown run broke a 14-14 tie, putting UNC in front for good at 21-14 with 2:57 left in the first half. He scored on a 5-yard run late in the fourth quarter. Erik Highsmith scored once on six catches for 113 yards,...
Wide receiver Jeremy Childs is leaving Boise State to try his luck in the National Football League, Broncos Coach Chris Peterson said Tuesday. Childs is giving up his senior year to enter the NFL draft, the Idaho Statesman reported. Childs is a two-time WAC first-team selection. He caught 168 passes for 1,999 yards and 17 touchdowns during his time at Boise State. Teammate Kyle Wilson, a cornerback who was named an All-American punt returner in 2008, has decided to return, however.
Notre Dame Coach Charlie Weiss says his team did a heck of a job ignoring Honolulu's tropical distractions to rip Hawaii 49-21 in Christmas Eve's Hawaii Bowl. Notre Dame snapped an NCAA-record nine-game bowl losing streak. The Fighting Irish won their first bowl game since beating Texas A&M at the 1994 Cotton Bowl. It's been a long time since we've won a bowl game, said Weiss, who spent most of the game in the coaches box above the field because of a bad knee that will require surgery....
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