Cardale Jones came through again at the Sugar Bowl in his second career start and Ezekiel Elliott ran for 230 yards, leading Ohio State to a 42-35 upset of top-ranked Alabama in the College Football Playoff semifinal Thursday night.
Marcus Mariota and Oregon turned an avalanche of Florida State mistakes into a mountain of points, and the Ducks rolled past the defending national champions 59-20 on Thursday to turn the first College Football Playoff semifinal into a Rose Bowl rout.
Antti Niemi earned his 30th NHL shutout, and third of the season, with 28 saves, Joe Pavelski scored his second goal of the game during a two-man advantage, and the San Jose Sharks beat the Anaheim Ducks 3-0 on Wednesday night.
Melvin Gordon rushed for an Outback Bowl-record 251 and three touchdowns and Rafael Gaglianone kicked a 25-yard field goal in overtime to give No. 18 Wisconsin a 34-31 victory over No. 19 Auburn on Thursday.