Wild win for the Buckeyes
UNDATED (AP) — So many things went right for third-ranked Ohio State as they tried to keep both their winning streak and BCS title hopes alive. Carlos Hyde scored five touchdowns, Braxton Miller threw for a pair of scores and the Buckeyes raced out to a 28-0 lead. But the outcome was in doubt until Hyde scored on runs of 51 and 55 yards in the last 4:03 to seal the Buckeyes' 60-35 win over Illinois.
Hyde finished with 246 rushing yards and Miller had another 184 through the air as Ohio State improved to 10-0 this season and 22-0 under Urban Meyer.
Nathan Sheelhaase (SHEEL'-hahs) led the Illini attack by throwing for 288 yards and two touchdown.
Second-ranked Florida State still controls its BCS title game hopes after Jameis (JAYM'-his) Winston completed 19 of 21 for 277 yards and two touchdowns in a 59-3 laugher against Syracuse. The Seminoles outgained the Orange 523 yards to 427 and blanked Syracuse until late in the fourth quarter.
Checking out the rest of the top-25 schedule:
— Marcus Mariota (mar-ee-OH'-tah) threw for 288 yards and three touchdowns to carry sixth-ranked Oregon past Utah 44-21. De'Anthony Thomas caught a touchdown pass and scored on an 86-yard kickoff return as the Ducks bounced back from last week's loss to Stanford.
— Seventh-ranked Auburn pulled out a 43-38 win over No. 25 Georgia as Ricardo Louis scored on a deflected 73-yard pass on fourth and 18 with 25 seconds left. The Tigers blew a 27-7 lead before improving to 10-1 heading into a meeting with top-ranked Alabama in two weeks.
— Quarterback Clint Chelf ran for two touchdowns and 12th-ranked Oklahoma State stayed in the Big 12 championship chase by beating No. 23 Texas 38-13. Chelf threw for 197 yards and ran for a team-high 95 as the Sooners ended the Longhorns' six-game winning streak.
— Fourteenth-ranked Michigan State converted five Nebraska turnovers into 24 points and a 41-28 win over the Cornhuskers at Lincoln. Jeremy Langford ran 32 times for 151 yards and scored two touchdowns to help the Spartans beat the Huskers for the first time in eight all-time meetings.
— No. 15 Central Florida escaped with a 39-36 win at Temple on Shawn Moffitt's 23-yard field goal as time expired. Blake Bortles was 27 of 38 for a career-high 404 yards and four touchdowns, including a game-tying, 30-yard pass to J.J. Worton with 1:06 remaining.
— James White ran for a career-high 205 yards and Melvin Gordon added another 146 as 17th-ranked Wisconsin blasted Indiana 51-3. Backup running back Corey Clement rushed for 108 yards and two touchdowns, while receiver Jared Abbrederis had 86 yards and two TDs on just three carries.
— Bob Stoops matched Barry Switzer's school record of 157 coaching victories at Oklahoma when the 22nd-ranked Sooners cruised to a 48-10 victory over Iowa State. Backup quarterback Trevor Knight replaced the injured Blake Bell in the second quarter and rushed for 123 yards and one touchdown.
— Brandon Connette ran for a career-high four touchdowns and threw for a fifth as Duke downed No. 24 Miami 48-30 to take over first place in the ACC's Coastal Division. Josh Snead rushed for a career-high 138 yards and Shaq Powell added a 33-yard touchdown run that put the Blue Devils ahead 45-30 with 6:50 left.
Raiders lose quarterback
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor will miss Sunday's game in Houston because of a sprained right knee. Matt McGloin will get the start against the Texans as he is the only other quarterback on the Raiders' roster who has worked with the first-team offense.
Pryor leads all NFL quarterbacks with 504 yards rushing. McGloin entered training camp fourth on the depth chart.
Results of ranked teams
UNDATED (AP) — Ohio State was a winner in Saturday's lone matchup of top-25 men's basketball teams.
Shannon Scott and Sam Thompson each scored 13 points and Aaron Craft had 10 as the 10th-rated Buckeyes downed No. 17 Marquette 52-35. The game was tied at 19 until Scott scored six points in a 12-4 run to open the second half.
Also in the top-25:
— C.J. Fair scored 20 points and freshman Tyler Ennis hit four three-pointers as No. 9 Syracuse dumped Colgate 69-50. The Orange scored 30 points in the paint, forced 21 turnovers and had a 52-34 rebounding advantage in their 48th consecutive win over the Raiders.
— No. 11 Florida was 30 points better than Arkansas-Little Rock as Casey Prather scored 27 points in the Gators' 86-56 victory. Dorian Finney-Smith had 17 points and nine rebounds in his Florida debut.
— Tekele Cotton went 4-for-4 from three-point range and scored 18 points as 16th-ranked Wichita State topped Tennessee State 85-71. Cleanthony Early had 16 points, and Nick Wiggins scored 10 of his 12 in the second half.
— No. 25 Virginia beat Davidson 70-57 behind Mike Tobey's 16 points and seven rebounds off the bench. Malcolm Brogdon chipped in with 15 points and seven rebounds for the Cavaliers.
NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has suspended Miami guard Mario Chalmers for a game after he intentionally threw an elbow at the head of Dallas forward Dirk Nowitzki (noh-VIHT'-skee) Friday night. Chalmers was thrown out with 5:01 remaining after referees ruled he swung the elbow at Nowitzki.
Chalmers is serving the punishment tonight while the Heat take on the Bobcats in Charlotte.
Vettel grabs pole for U.S. Grand Prix
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — World champion Sebastian Vettel will start the penultimate race of the Formula One season from the pole. The German grabbed the top spot in qualifying, edging out Red Bull teammate Mark Webber.
If Vettel wins Sunday, he'll set a Formula One record single-season record with eight consecutive victories. Lewis Hamilton, who won the inaugural U.S. Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, qualified fifth.
The F1 season comes to an end next week in Brazil.
Round three is in progress
PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico (AP) — Harris English and Robert Karlsson shared the lead in the third round of the rain-delayed OHL Classic when play was suspended because of darkness. English and Karlsson were 15 under overall with 11 holes left in the round.
Rory Sabbatini and Kevin Stadler were tied for second at 12 under.
LPGA-LORENA OCHOA INVITATIONAL
Thompson moves in front
GUADALAJARA, Mexico (AP) — Lexi Thompson is the third-round leader in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational after firing a 5-under-par 67 for a 13-under total. The 18-year-old Thompson is one shot ahead of South Korea's I.M. Kim as she seeks the second victory in her last four starts.
Czech's take doubles
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — The Czech Republic leads the Davis Cup final 2-1 after beating Serbia in the doubles. The reverse singles on Sunday will decide the winner. Tomas Berdych (TOH'-mahs bur-DEEK') plays Novak Djokovic (NOH'-vak JOH'-kuh-vich) first in reverse singles. The final could be decided when Radek Stepanek plays Davis Cup rookie Dusan Lajovic in the last match.
SKI-WOMEN'S WORLD CUP
US teenager Shiffrin wins slalom opener
LEVI, Finland (AP) — American teenager Mikaela Shiffrin has won the World Cup slalom opener by more than a second ahead of the reigning Olympic champion. Shiffrin had led by half a second after the first run.