#4 TCU holds off #18 Texas to highlight week 11 plus The Real Top 25 College Football Playoff Rankings.
Top-5 teams in College Football Rankings win while Oregon falls to Washington to highlight Saturday action.
No. 1 Georgia won 45-19 vs Mississippi State. Georgia has started 10-0 in consecutive seasons for the first time in program history. Stetson Bennett had three passing touchdowns, bringing his career total to 53. Bennett passed Matthew Stafford for the 5th-most in school history and now only trails Aaron Murray, Jake Fromm, David Greene and Eric Zeier.
No. 2 Ohio State had no offensive troubles like they did last week, beating Indiana 56-14. The Buckeyes have won 28 consecutive games against Indiana, the longest on-the-field win streak by one team over another in Big Ten history. It’s also the longest active on-the-field win streak by a current FBS team over another current FBS team. C.J. Stroud threw for 5 TD and now has become the first player in Big Ten history to pass for 30 TD in consecutive seasons.
No. 3 Michigan had no problem with Nebraska, winning 34-3. Michigan is 10-0 for the first time since 2006. Blake Corum rushed for 162 yards and 1 TD. He now has 17 rushing TD on the season, tied for 5th-most in Michigan history.
Corum has recorded 100 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown in 7 straight games, the longest streak by a Michigan player over the last 25 years. For Jim Harbaugh, he notched his 100th career FBS win and is now tied with Fritz Crisler for 4th on the all-time Michigan wins list at 71.
No. 4 TCU defeated No. 18 Texas 17-10 in a defensive battle.
The Horned Frogs have started 10-0 for the 6th time in school history and the first time since 2010. Kendre Miller had 138 rushing yards and a touchdown. He has 11 straight games with a rushing touchdown, the 2nd-longest streak in TCU history; LaDainian Tomlinson had a 15 game streak with a rush TD in 1999-2000.
Texas finished with under 200 total yards for the first time since 2015 against Notre Dame as TCU shut out in a 1st half at home for the first time since 1997 vs UCLA.
No. 5 Tennessee bounced back after its loss against Georgia with a 66-24 win over Missouri. Tennessee finished with 724 yards and 66 points. That’s the Volunteers most yards in a game and 3rd-most points since joining the SEC in 1933.
Tennessee is the 3rd team in SEC history to score 60+ points in 3 different games in a season, joining 2019 LSU and 1995 South Carolina. Tennessee is the first SEC team to score 60+ points in 3 home games in a season.
Ducks lose flight, fall to Washington
No. 25 Washington won 37-34 vs No. 6 Oregon, its 6th straight win in a regular-season CFP-ranked game. That is the 2nd-longest active streak, trailing only Clemson (9). Oregon saw its 23-game home win streak come to an end, which was the 3rd-longest active streak entering Saturday. Its 23-game home win streak was also tied for the longest in school history.
Michael Penix Jr. finished with 408 passing yards. Penix Jr. is the 2nd player in Washington history to record multiple games with 400 passing yards, joining Cody Pickett (4x). In the loss, Bo Nix recorded 280 passing yards and 3 total touchdowns. He has 3 straight games with 2 passing touchdowns and a rushing touchdown, tied for the longest streak in the FBS this season.
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