2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
7-4, 4th in American Athletic - East
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Ranking the rivalry games by playoff impact

The stakes are always high in season-ending rivalry games, but this year, rivals are standing in the way of three Power 5 teams looking to go undefeated.

Temple comes up with sick INT (0:56)

Warren's 4 TDs lead No. 25 Cincinnati over USF 35-23

Michael Warren II ran for three touchdowns and caught a pass for another score Saturday night, leading 25th-ranked Cincinnati to a 35-23 victory over South Florida that kept the Bearcats in the chase for the American Athletic title.

USF's McCants climbs ladder for 25-yard TD catch (0:36)
Cincinnati's Warren navigates field for 57-yard TD run (0:44)
USF's Wilcox makes diving catch for 38-yard TD (0:37)
Warren dives for Cincinnati TD (0:58)
Lewis tip-toes back of end zone for Cincinnati TD (0:19)
Bronson makes difficult catch, scores 72-yard USF TD (0:40)

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston QB D'Eriq King finished with 419 passing yards and 5 passing TDs and 134 rushing yards and 2 rushing TDs in the Cougars' 57-36 win over No. 21 USF. He's the first FBS QB with 400+ passing yards, 100+ rushing yards and 7 TDs responsible for in a game since Mississippi State's Nick Fitzgerald in 2016.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

No. 21 South Florida gives up a season-worst 684 yards in a 57-36 loss to Houston, leaving the FBS with just four undefeated teams now. Said coach Charlie Strong: "When you lose a game the way we just lost it, it's totally embarrassing. We're a better football team than what we showed today."


King totals 7 TDs, Houston beats No. 21 USF 57-36

D'Eriq King had a hand in a career-high seven touchdowns, throwing for 419 yards and five scores and running for 134 yards and two more touchdowns in Houston's 57-36 victory over No. 21 South Florida on Saturday.

Houston keeps piling on with 27-yard TD pass (0:31)
Houston continues to cruise with 11-yd TD run (0:28)
Barnett finds Antoine for 39-yd USF TD (0:26)
King and Singleton connect to widen Houston's lead (0:32)
King finds gap for 36-yard TD run (0:42)

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston QB D'Eriq King now has eight straight games with at least two passing TDs and one rushing TD, tied for the longest such streak in the last 15 seasons (Baylor's Bryce Petty in 2013 was the other). Houston offensive coordinator Kendal Briles was on the coaching staff for both instances. Houston leads No. 21 South Florida 28-21 at half.

King connects with Lark for 30-yd Houston TD (0:39)
South Florida continues to rally with game-tying TD run (0:36)
Houston answers with 38-yd TD pass (0:26)

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

South Florida QB Blake Barnett has been an effective scrambler today. He has rushed the ball three times so far today and two of those resulted in third-down conversions, the latest of which, eventually led to a Bulls score to keep them knotted up with Houston.

Ford evens the score with 32-yd TD (0:29)

Team Stats

Passing Yards253.4
Rushing Yards203.1
Points For30.939th
Points Against30.9