The last 15 months of Chad Carr's life strengthened a Michigan man's family, united a community and reminded a football team about the power of courage.
Ohio State's Thomas carried off field
Top receiver Michael Thomas was carried off the field and unable to put any weight on his leg after being injured on a play early in the second half. Live on ABC/WatchESPN
Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer
Ready for the second half in West Lafayette. Indiana leads Purdue 24-14 after the teams combined for 572 yards in the first half. Hoosiers are 30 minutes from bowl eligibility.
Watson soars for TD
One play after a Clemson turnover was overturned, QB Deshaun Watson scampered for a 30-yard TD, getting the last four on an acrobatic flip to the pylon.
Connor Cook plans to play today
The Michigan State QB told ESPN's Shannon Spake that the "plan is to play" this afternoon against Penn State (3:30 p.m. ET, ESPN), adding that warm-ups would determine whether he could go. Cook missed last Saturday's win over Ohio State last due to a sprained shoulder.
Clemson avoids turnover -- barely
Artavis Scott appeared to fumble on this play, but after review, he was ruled down, and Clemson avoided its third turnover of the game.
Watch: 2nd half of Ohio State-Michigan
It's a one-score game at the half in the Big House between rivals Ohio State and Michigan for the 5th straight year (the Buckeyes won 3 of the previous 4). Live on ABC/WatchESPN
Could Big Ten be left out of CFP?
If Michigan ends up as the Big Ten champion, Lee Corso says the Big Ten will be left out of the playoff -- but David Pollack thinks otherwise.
Rickie Fowler riding with Cowboys
There was a Fowler back on the GameDay set today, and golfer Rickie Fowler picked his Oklahoma State squad to beat visiting Oklahoma.
Incredible grab by Southern Miss
Southern Mississippi WR Mike Thomas channeled his inner Odell Beckham Jr. while making a leaping touchdown catch in the end zone.
Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer
The Hokies' defense is playing well, but it's been the same offensive issues against Virginia that has plagued Virginia Tech the last few seasons. The offense has 69 yards and six points at halftime. Tied 6-6 at half, Frank Beamer needs a win to extend his coaching career.
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Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer
Mistakes have cost Virginia far too often under Mike London, and it could happen again in what might be his last game as the Cavs' coach. A dropped touchdown, seven penalties and an absurd fake punt on 4th and 16 have hurt UVa, which has lost 11 straight to VaTech. It's 6-6 at half.
David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer
Deshaun Watson answered after a slow start by capping back to back drives with touchdowns, including a 55-yard bomb to Deon Cain. Twenty-eight of South Carolina's 36 offensive plays have gone for 3 yards or less. Clemson leads 14-3 at the half.
Paxton Lynch spreads the wealth
The Memphis QB has thrown seven TD passes in the first half to seven different receivers. This one to Mose Frazier gave the Tigers a 56-0 lead over SMU with 2:23 left in the half on ESPNews.
Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer
Ohio State attempted only six passes in the first half, but has Ezekiel Elliott rolling (10 carries, 99 yards). Buckeyes lead 14-10.
Chesson scores, dabs for Michigan
Jehu Chesson has come up big on third down today, and he did it again here, scoring from 5 yards out to cut Ohio State's lead to 14-10 just before halftime.
Lynch sets Memphis TD record
Memphis' Paxton Lynch has thrown 7 TD passes so far in the first half against SMU, setting the Memphis school record for TD passes in a single game and tying the FBS record for pass TDs in any half. The previous school record of 5 was set by Danny Wimprine in 2002. Live on ESPNews/WatchESPN
Dabo Swinney looking for faster start
Clemson overcame a slow start to take a 14-3 halftime lead, and Swinney has one message for his team to start the second half: "We're gonna get the ball. Let's go down and score."
Michigan hotel trolls Ohio State?
The latest layer to the Ohio State-Michigan rivalry: Keys that wouldn't allow access to rooms as the Ohio State football team arrived at its Michigan hotel. As one Ohio State player put it: "Welcome to Michigan."
Not 1, not 2, not 3 ... 6 TDs IN THE HALF!
Paxton Lynch is about as on fire as a quarterback can possibly be, tossing his school-record 6th TD pass to give Memphis a 49-0 lead over SMU with 7:49 left in the first half.
Peppers spices up Michigan offense
Michigan safety Jabrill Peppers -- making one of his spot appearances on offense -- weaved through the Ohio State defense for a 13-yard gain.