College football Game of the Day: Temple at Memphis

Temple Owls at Memphis Tigers (-10, 60.5)

Fresh off its first loss of the season, host Memphis aims to regroup Thursday against resurgent Temple when the Owls visit the Tigers in an American Athletic Conference game. Memphis outscored its opponents 155-27 during a 3-0 start, but struggled in a 20-point loss at Ole Miss last week in its final non-conference tune-up.

Wednesday’s NCAAF game of the day: Georgia Southern at Arkansas State

Georgia Southern Eagles at Arkansas State Red Wolves (+7, 55)

After opening the season 0-3, Arkansas State must have thought that things couldn’t get much worse – then came a humiliating loss to FCS Central Arkansas. The Red Wolves look to end their season-opening four-game losing skid Wednesday as it hosts a Georgia Southern team coming off its own humbling loss at Western Michigan.

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Oklahoma has averaged 39.5 points and 493 total yards per game, but the Sooners have also allowed 35.2 points and 429 total yards per game.
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NCAAF Game of the Day: Stanford at Washington

No. 6 Stanford Cardinal at No. 9 Washington Huskies (-3.5, 44.5)

Junior running back Christian McCaffrey ranks second in the nation in rushing yards per game but is somehow considered to be experiencing a down season as he leads No. 6 Stanford into a Pac-12 showdown at No. 9 Washington on Friday night. McCaffrey’s spectacular 2015 campaign in which he rushed for 2,019 yards and finished second in the Heisman Trophy balloting has made his 145.3 rushing yards per game seem pedestrian but only San Diego State’s Donnel Pumphrey (199.7) has a better average.

NCAAF Game of the Day: Connecticut at Houston

Connecticut Huskies at No. 7 Houston Cougars (-28, 51)

Seventh-ranked Houston gets a chance to avenge its only loss from last year when it hosts Connecticut in an American Athletic Conference game Thursday night. Both starting quarterbacks missed the majority of last year’s meeting – a 20-17 UConn home victory- but return healthy for the rematch.