Baylor springs upset of Oklahoma with late touchdown pass

WACO, Texas — Robert Griffin III threw for 479 yards and four touchdowns, including a 34-yarder to Terrance Williams with 8 seconds left and No. 25 Baylor beat No. 5 Oklahoma for the first time, 45-38 on Saturday.

The Sooners (8-2, 5-2 Big 12) overcame a two-touchdown deficit to tie the game on Blake Bell's fourth touchdown run, a 6-yarder with 51 seconds left.

The Bears then went 80 yards in five plays, with Griffin scrambling for runs of 22 and 8 yards before then finding Williams in the back corner for the end zone.

Baylor (7-3, 4-3) had been 0-20 against the Sooners, and most of those games weren't even close.

No. 1 LSU 52, Mississippi 3

At Starkville, Miss., Ron Brooks returned an interception for a touchdown 28 seconds into the game and LSU piled up 353 yards rushing.

The Tigers (11-0, 7-0 Southeastern Conference), who matched their best start since 1958, built a 35-3 halftime lead.

No. 2 Alabama 45,Georgia Southern 21

At Tuscaloosa, Ala., Trent Richardson rushed for 175 yards and scored three touchdowns to power Alabama.

The Crimson Tide (10-1) didn't win many style points in giving up a season-high 21 points, but the team's biggest national title boost came the previous night when No. 2 Oklahoma State fell 37-31 at Iowa State in two overtimes.

Alabama needed Richardson more than expected against the FCS Eagles (9-2). The Heisman Trophy candidate ran 32 times, caught a 4-yard touchdown pass and broke Shaun Alexander's school single-season mark of 19 rushing touchdowns.

No. 6 Arkansas 44,Mississippi State 17

At Little Rock, Ark., Tyler Wilson had a school-record 32 completions for Arkansas and threw for 365 yards and three touchdowns.

It was the seventh straight victory for the Razorbacks (10-1, 6-1 Southeastern Conference), who travel to No. 1 LSU next week for a game with conference and national title implications.

It also clinched the first back-to-back 10-win seasons since 1988-89 for Arkansas.

N.C. State 37, No. 7 Clemson 13

At Raleigh, N.C., Mike Glennon threw three touchdown passes and North Carolina State shut down Clemson's explosive offense.

Tbais Palmer had a dazzling 43-yard catch-and-run touchdown to highlight a surprisingly dominant performance by N.C. State (6-5, 3-4 Atlantic Coast Conference). The Wolfpack scored 27 points in the second quarter, then increased the lead and never let the Tigers (9-2, 6-2) build any momentum.

No. 10 Boise State 52,San Diego State 35

At San Diego, Kellen Moore completed 28 of 40 passes for 366 yards and four touchdowns, three to Tyler Shoemaker, and Boise State benefited from three San Diego State turnovers.

The Broncos (9-1, 4-1 Mountain West) bounced back from a 36-35 loss to TCU a week earlier in Boise.

San Diego State (6-4, 3-3) remained winless in 19 games against Associated Press top 10 teams since 1969. Overall, the Aztecs are 6-59 against Top 25 teams.

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