CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Ronald Butler completed a 21-yard TD pass to Steven Newbold that tied it with 1.7 seconds left and Lane Clark's extra point gave Tennessee State a 41-40 win over Austin Peay on Saturday night.
The Tigers (6-3, 3-2 Ohio Valley) led 34-19 with 4:49 left in the third quarter before giving up the next 21 points to Austin Peay (0-9, 0-7). The Governors took the lead with 1:05 left in the game on JaVaughn Craig's 40-yard TD pass to Jared Beard.
Butler finished with 212 yards passing and 130 yards rushing. He threw for four touchdowns and ran for two more.
Craig passed for 322 yards and five TDs and ran for another 144 yards. Beard caught eight passes for 146 yards and three TDs.
The Governors closed the gap to 34-32 with 6:05 left in the game but failed to tie it with the 2-point try.
Wake Forest has fired defensive coordinator Jay Sawvel, coach Dave Clawson announced Sunday, the day after the Demon Deacons' 56-27 loss to Notre Dame.
After being out the first four games of the season, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said he expects running back Dexter Williams to play this week against Stanford.
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LSU jumped over Oklahoma, but the top 10 remained mostly unchanged in the AP college football poll. In the bottom half of the poll, five teams entered the Top 25 on Sunday, including No. 17 Kentucky for the first time since 2007.
Tennessee linebacker Quart'e Sapp says he would never disrespect his team, coaches, family or fans by refusing to enter a game -- an allegation made by Vols head coach Jeremy Pruitt.
Both Urban Meyer and James Franklin's squads came away with a victory over the past two seasons when the electrifying Ohio State-Penn State rivalry game was played.
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