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What we learned from spring games

It was just a spring game, but Ohio State showed a record crowd why the Buckeyes are a serious threat to win another College Football Playoff.

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Coker looks good in Alabama spring game
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Jake Coker hasn't sewn up the Tide's starting QB job yet, but he's definitely in the lead after a strong spring performance.

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Strong says Swoopes is Texas' QB

After today's spring game, Charlie Strong expressed confidence in QB Tyrone Swoopes, who's battling with Jerrod Heard for starting QB: "Ty is still the No. 1 guy at this moment," Strong said.

Alabama spring: White team wins

The White team claimed a 27-14 win over team Crimson today in Alabama's spring game today. ArDarius Stewart and Derrick Henry scored early touchdowns for the White team.

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Halftime: Blue (starters) 10, White (mostly backups) 0. Highlights: Hackenberg 13-of-22, 109 yards Lynch: 9 carries, 50 yards

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1st Quarter stats: Hackenberg 9-of-14, 71 yards Lynch: 8 carries, 54 yards, 1 TD Scott: 3 carries, 27 yards Lewis: 4 catches, 37 yards

Team Texas tops team Longhorns
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Both Jerrod Heard and Tyrone Swoopes saw reps at QB, as team Texas beat team Longhorns 27-16 in today's spring game.

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OSU spring game: Grey 17, Scarlet 14

Cardale Jones, one of 3 QBs competing for the starting nod, provided the highlight of the day with a 58-yard TD pass. But the most notable number on Saturday: 99,391 people showed up to watch.

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LSU spring game: White 45, Purple 6

Not much separation was gained in the QB battle between Anthony Jennings (13-for-20, 240 yards, 2 TDs) and Brandon Harris (11-for-17, 178 yards, 2 TDs) -- both playing for White.

Wired: Les Miles

The LSU coach was miked during today's spring game. Check out his comments on hustle, good catches and the song playing over the speakers.

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End of the 3rd quarter: White 38, Purple 0 - Kevin Toliver II ends the quarter with the game's first interception.