Aug. 18–21, 2017: CS360 Top–50 and other conference favorites … 

> Scroll below Twitter feed for full rundown of 2017 Opening Week (Aug. 18–21) results involving Top–50 teams from the CS360 Composite National Rankings (other key results from conferences outside the Top–50 also may be added later). This page to be updated all weekend (plus Monday) and expanded to include: team won-loss records, assortment of postgame/recap links, photos and embedded video (plus bonus scores, at bottom of page, for conference favorites from leagues outside the current CS360 Top–50) … 


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MONDAY’s TOP MATCHUPS  (Aug. 21, 2017)
(based on CS360 Composite National Rankings Top–50)

• [38] OHIO STATE  (1–0–1)  … tied at [8] BYU (0–1–1)  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  OSU Recap  |  BYU Recap

• at SYRACUSE (1–0–1)  1 
… tied [26] 
CONNECTICUT  (0–0–1)  1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  SYR Recap  |  UConn Recap

• [31] LMU (LOYOLA MARYMOUNT) (1–1–0)  2 
… won at
PURDUE (1–1–0)  1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Lions Recap  |  PUR Recap

•  at [25] MINNESOTA (1–0–1)  3
…  def. NORTH DAKOTA STATE  (0–2–0)  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Gophers Recap  |  NDSU Recap

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SUNDAY’s TOP MATCHUPS  (Aug. 20, 2017)
(both teams in CS360 Composite National Rankings Top–50)

• [1] STANFORD (2–0–0)  5 … won at [35] WISCONSIN (1–1–0)  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Card Recap  |  WIS Recap

[4] UCLA (2–0–0)  5 … won at [37] LONG BEACH State (0–1–1)  1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Bruins Recap  |  LBSU Recap

at [6] SOUTH CAROLINA  (2–0–0)  2 
… def. [32] FLORIDA GULF COAST (1–1–0)  1  |  Live Stats

at [11] FLORIDA STATE (2–0–0)  2 
… def. [32]
SOUTH ALABAMA (0–2–0)  1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  FSU Recap (w/ video highlights)  |  Jags Recap


• at [22]
CALIFORNIA (2–0–0)  2 … def. [13] SANTA CLARA (1–1–0)  1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Cal Recap  |  SCU Recap (w/ postgame video)

[28] TEXAS A&M (2–0–0)  2 … won at [48] SAN DIEGO (0–2–0)  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  A&M Recap  |  USD Recap

• [43] VIRGINIA TECH (1–0–1)  1 … tied [30] PEPPERDINE (0–1–1)  1  (at USD)  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  VT Recap  |  Waves Recap

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OTHER KEY SUNDAY GAMES  (Aug. 20, 2017)
(based on CS360 Composite National Rankings Top–50)

• at [7] GEORGETOWN (1–1–0)  4 
… def. GEORGE WASHINGTON (0–1–0)  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Hoyas Recap  |  GW Recap

• at [9] FLORIDA (2–0–0)  5 … def. TROY (0–2–0)  0  |  Live Stats  
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Gators Recap (w/ highlights & postgame video)  |  Troy Recap

• at [12] Duke  3 … def. Xavier  1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Devils Recap  |  XAV Recap

• [14] Clemson  1 … won at Indiana  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  CLEM Recap  |  IU Recap

Lipscomb  2 … tied at [15] Auburn  2  |  Live Stats 
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  LIP Recap  |  AUB Recap

• at [16] Utah  4 … def. San Diego State*  1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Utes Recap  |  Aztecs Recap

• at [17] Notre Dame  4 … def. Ball State*  0  |  Live Stats 
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  ND Recap  |  BSU Recap

• at [18] Colorado  1 … def. Colorado College  0  (OT)  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Buffs Recap  |  CC Recap

• at [19] Penn State  3 … def. Hofstra  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  PSU Recap  |  Pride Recap

• at [20] Rutgers 4 … def. Monmouth*  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  RU Recap  |  MON Recap

• [21] Northwestern  3 … won at Illinois State  0  |  Live Stats  
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  ‘Cats Recap  |  ISU Recap

• [23] Arkansas  2 … won at North Texas*  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Hogs Recap  |  No. TX Recap

• at SMU  2 … tied [24] Oklahoma  2  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Mustangs Recap  |  Sooners Recap

• at [27] Kansas  3 … def. Central Michigan  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  KU Recap  |  CMU Recap

• [29] Nebraska 3 … def. Tulsa 1  (at KU)  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Huskers Recap  |  Tulsa Recap

• at [36] Mississippi  8 … def. Northwestern (La.) State  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Ole MISS Recap  |  NWLA Recap

• at [39] Memphis 3 … def. Arkansas-Little Rock 0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  MEM Recap  |  UALR Recap

• at [40] Missouri  2 … def. Iowa State  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Mizzou Recap  |  Cyclones Recap

• [41] North Carolina State  1 … won at Portland  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  N.C. St. Recap  |  Pilots Recap

William & Mary 3 … def. [42] Boston College 1  (at JMU)  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  W&M Recap  |  BC Recap

• at [44] Michigan  4 … def. Idaho State  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  MICH Recap  |  ID St. Recap

• at Illinois  2 … def.  [45] DePaul  1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Illini Recap  |  Demons Recap

• at [46] Oregon  2 … def. Kansas State  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Ducks Recap  |  K-St. Recap

• [49] Washington  4 … won at Michigan State  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Wash. Recap  |  MSU Recap

• at [50] Marquette  2 … def. Kentucky  1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  MARQ Recap  |  KY Recap
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Idle – [2] West Virginia, [3] USC, [5] North Carolina, [8] BYU, [25] Minnesota, [26] UConn, [31] LMU, [34] Arizona, [38] Ohio State  & [46] Washington State (four of these teams play on Mon.: Minn., UConn, LMU&  OSU)

* = conference favorite (not in CS360 Top–50)

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OPENING DAY’s TOP MATCHUPS  (Friday; Aug. 18, 2017)
(both teams in CS360 Composite National Rankings Top–50)

• [1] STANFORD  4 … won at [50] MARQUETTE  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Card Recap  |  MARQ Recap

• [2] WEST VIRGINIA … won at [7] GEORGETOWN  0  |  Live Stats
 > Final Stats: HTMLPDF  |  WVU Recap  |   Hoyas Recap  |  Postgame Video


• [5] NORTH CAROLINA  2 … def. [12] Duke 1  (OT; in Cary, NC)  |  Live Stats
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  UNC Recap  |   Devils Recap

• at [19] PENN STATE  3 … def.  [8] BYU  1  |  Live Stats 
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  PSU Recap  |   BYU Recap

• at [15] AUBURN  3 … def. [33] SOUTH ALABAMA  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  AUB Recap  |  Jags Recap

• at [20] RUTGERS  3 … def. [31] LMU (Loyola Marymount)  0  |  Live Stats
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  RU Recap  |   LMU Recap

• at [21] NORTHWESTERN  1 … def. [45] DePAUL  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  ‘Cats Recap  |  Demons Recap

• [34] ARIZONA  2 … won at [24] OKLAHOMA  0  |  Live Stats 
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  ‘Cats Recap  |  Sooners Recap

at [47] WASHINGTON STATE  0 … tied [25] MINNESOTA  0  |  Live Stats
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  WSU Recap  |  Gophers Recap

• [29] NEBRASKA  3 … won at [27] KANSAS  0  |  Live Stats 
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Huskers Recap  |  KU Recap

• [28] TEXAS A&M  1 … def. [30] PEPPERDINE  0  (OT;  at USD)  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  A&M Recap  |  Waves Recap

• [41] N.C. STATE  4 won at [46] OREGON  1  |  Live Stats 
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  NC St. Recap  |  Ducks Recap

• [43] VIRGINIA TECH  1 … won at [48] SAN DIEGO  0  (2 OT)  |  Live Stats 
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  VT Recap  |  USD Recap

• at [44] MICHIGAN  2 … def. [49] WASHINGTON  0  |  Live Stats
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  MICH Recap  |  Huskies Recap

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OTHER KEY OPENING-DAY GAMES  (Aug. 18, 2017)
(based on CS360 Composite National Rankings Top–50)

• at [3] USC  2 … def. UC Davis  1  |  Live Stats
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  USC Recap  |   UCD Recap

•  at [4] UCLA  5 … def. SAN DIEGO STATE  1   |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  SC Recap  |   UCF Recap

• at [6] SOUTH CAROLINA  2 … def. UCF (Central Florida)  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  SC Recap  |   UCF Recap

• [9] FLORIDA  1 … won at FLORIDA ATLANTIC  0  |  Live Stats
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Gators Recap (w/ postgame video)  |  FAU Recap  |  Photos

• [10] VIRGINIA 2 … won at UNC WILMINGTON  0  (OT) |  Live Stats
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  UVa Recap  |   UNCW Recap

• at [11] FLORIDA STATE  3 … def. UNC GREENSBORO  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  FSU Recap (w/ postgame video)  |   UNCG Recap


• at [13] 
SANTA CLARA  2 … def. SAN JOSE STATE  1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  SCU Recap (w/ highlights + postgame)  |  SJSU Recap

• [14] CLEMSON  4 … def. SIUE (SIU Edwardsville)  0  (at Indiana)  |  Live Stats 
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  CLEM Recap  |   SIUE Recap

• BUTLER  0 … tied at [17] NOTRE DAME  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Butler Recap  |   ND Recap

• at COLORADO STATE  0 
… tied [18] 
COLORADO STATE  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | Buffs Recap  |  CSU Recap

• at [22] CALIFORNIA 2 … def. UC IRVINE 1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | Cal Recap  |  UCI Recap

• at SMU  1 … def. [23] ARKANSAS  0  |  Live Stats
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | SMU Recap  |  Hogs Recap

• [32] FLORIDA GULF COAST  3
… won at
GEORGIA SOUTHERN  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  FGCU Recap  |   GS Recap

• at [35] WISCONSIN  1 … def. KENTUCKY  0  |  Live Stats 
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  WIS Recap  |   ‘Cats Recap

• at [36] MISSISSIPPI  8 … def. ALABAMA STATE  0  |  Live Stats 
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Ole Miss Recap  |   Ala. St. Recap

Cal State NORTHRIDGE  1 
… tied at [37] 
LONG BEACH State  1  |  Live Stats
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  CSUN Recap  |   LBSU Recap

• [38] OHIO STATE 2 … won at ARIZONA STATE  1  |  Live Stats 
 > Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  OSU Recap  |   ASU Recap

• at [39] MEMPHIS  2 … def. SAMFORD  0  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  MEM Recap  |   SAM Recap

• [40] MISSOURI  3 … won at ILLINOIS  1  |  Live Stats
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Mizzou Recap  |   Illini Recap

• [42] BOSTON COLLEGE  4 
… won at
JAMES MADISON  3  (OT)  
> Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  BC Recap  |   JMU Recap

Idle – [16] Utah and [26] Connecticut

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