DENTON, Texas (AP) -- Zac Champion threw for a career-high 306
yards and four touchdowns to lead Louisiana Tech past North Texas
34-31 on Saturday night.
Danny Horwedel's second field goal of the game, a 24-yarder with
9:32 to play, was the game-winner. Shalamar Walker intercepted
Daniel Meager's pass at the Bulldogs' 40 with 59 seconds left to
end North Texas' final threat.
Champion's previous best was 231 yards in the season-opening
49-10 loss to Nebraska. Eric Newman caught six passes for 98 yards
and a touchdown for Tech (3-6).
Meager threw for 155 yards and a touchdown for North Texas
(2-7). Johnny Quinn caught five passes for 100 yards, surpassing
Troy Redwine to set a new North Texas school record for career
yards receiving, ending the game with 2,609.
The game featured several momentum swings.
Tech survived a furious comeback from the Mean Green, who came
back from a 21-0 first-quarter deficit to score 31 straight points.
Jim Harbaugh participated Tuesday in an annual walk to the graves of Bo Schembechler and Fielding Yost, and the current Wolverines coach smashed a buckeye at the grave of his former coach.
In a push for bowl eligibility, the University of California has asked the NCAA to allow its season-opening win over FCS school Grambling State to count toward the necessary six wins.
Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh smashes a buckeye at former Michigan football coach Bo Schembechler's grave. Harbaugh's father and Michigan fans joined in to honor Schembechler. Michigan plays the rival Ohio State Buckeyes on Saturday.
The 3-point stance discusses the late-season issues the nation's top receivers are having, the fitting Hornung Award finalists, and Oklahoma State.
Tennessee coach Butch Jones and Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason discuss their preparations for Week 13.
SEC Network's Greg McElroy and Jabari Greer discuss how Georgia will be able to contain Georgia Tech's offense.