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Geno Smith, West Virginia, tied a Big 12 record with eight TD passes and threw for 656 yards to lead the No. 9 Mountaineers to a 70-63 win over No. 25 Baylor.

Nick Florence, Baylor, broke Heisman Trophy-winning predecessor Robert Griffin III’s school record with 581 yards passing and threw for five TDs in the 25th-ranked Bears’ 70-63 loss to No. 9 West Virginia.

Terrance Williams, Baylor, set a Big 12 record with 314 yards receiving and scored two TDs on 17 catches in a 70-63 loss to No. 9 West Virginia.

Stedman Bailey, West Virginia, had 303 yards and a school-record five TDs on 13 catches in the No. 9 Mountaineers 70-63 win over No. 25 Baylor.

Stephen Morris, Miami, threw for a school- and Atlantic Coast Conference-record 566 yards and five TDs to help the Hurricanes beat North Carolina State 44-37.

Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M, threw for a school-record 453 yards and three TDs, and ran for another score to lead a 58-10 win over Arkansas, the Aggies’ first Southeastern Conference victories.

Mike Glennon, North Carolina State, threw for 440 yards and four TDs in a 44-37 loss to Miami.

Tajh Boyd, Clemson, threw for 367 yards and three TDs and ran for another score as the No. 17 Tigers beat Boston College 45-31.

Kain Colter, Northwestern, ran for 161 yards and four TDs in a 44-29 victory over Indiana.

Todd Gurley, Georgia, ran for 130 yards and three TDs as the No. 5 Bulldogs beat Tennessee 51-44 in the highest-scoring game ever between the SEC rivals.

Cody Getz, Air Force, ran for 222 yards and became the first player in school history to open a season with four consecutive 100-yard games to lead the Falcons to a 42-21 win over in-state rival Colorado State.

Munchie Legaux, Cincinnati, threw for a career-high 376 yards and three TDs, including a 13-yarder to Damon Julian with 13 seconds left to help the Bearcats beat Virginia Tech 27-24.

Taylor Heinicke, Old Dominion, threw for 360 yards and two TDs and rushed for another in a 45-37 win over Richmond, a week after setting the NCAA’s Division I passing mark with 730 yards.

Beau Blankenship, Ohio, ran for 269 yards and three TDs in a 37-34 win over Massachusetts.

Benny Cunningham, Middle Tennessee State, rushed for 217 yards and five TDs in a 49-28 win over Georgia Tech.

Eric Breitenstein, Wofford, ran for a Southern Conference single-game record of 321 yards and scored two TDs in a 49-24 victory over Elon.

Jimmy Garoppolo, Eastern Illinois, threw for 453 yards and five TDs, and ran for another score in a 65-15 rout over Austin Peay.

Zac Dysert, Miami (Ohio), threw six TD passes and had 624 total yards in a wild 56-49 win over Akron.

Miguel Maysonet, Stony Brook, rushed for a career-high 220 yards and two TDs in a 23-3 victory over Army, its first against a Football Bowl Subdivision team.

Gavin McCarney, Colgate, rushed for four TDs and passed for two in a 47-24 win over Yale.

Numbers

66: Points by North Carolina in its shutout win over Idaho to set a school record.

240: Points allowed by Savannah State in four games this season.

704: Yards of total offense by Northwestern in a 44-29 victory over Indiana, setting a school record.

Associated Press