The 2008 school football season invited in its first Cinderella group as No. 8 West Virginia came bringing in the Pirates’ lair in East Carolina and the Pirates upset the Mountaineers effectively, 24-3, controlling the two sides of the line, and recording their third back to back triumph over a positioned group in their last 3 games.
East Carolina crushed No. 24-positioned Boise State 41-38 in last year’s Hawaii Bowl. The Pirates opened this season by disturbing then No. 17-positioned Virginia Tech 27-22. Skip Holtz, East Carolina’s mentor, is the child of the incredible Lou Holtz, who is currently a games observer. Skip Holtz has authoritatively started constructing his own inheritance.
Last season there were sufficient Cinderella groups to play a game of seat juggling. Missouri rose to No. 1, Oregon rose to No. 2, Boston College rose to No. 2, South Florida rose to No. 2, Kansas rose to No. 2 and Arizona State rose to No. 6. None of them were in the Top 25 in the survey after the main seven day stretch of play.
A few intellectuals said East Carolina had the disturbed taken care of in the wake of driving 17-3 at the half. Privateer quarterback Patrick Pinkney went 22-for-28 for 236 yards and a score while running back Jonathan Williams scored twice hurrying. East Carolina moved up 386 yards of offense to the Mountaineers’ 251; the guard held West Virginia to a field objective.
The success impelled East Carolina to the No. 14 detect this week in the AP Top 25 Poll. No. 24 California likewise moved into the Poll this week as UCLA and South Carolina left.
The Gamecocks did the unfathomable, losing their subsequent straight game 24-17 to Vanderbilt. The success was Vanderbilt’s first home success over a positioned group in 16 years. แทงบอล2คู่
To make an already difficult situation even worse, last season Vanderbilt headed out to South Carolina and upset the Gamecocks 17-6. South Carolina had been positioned No. 6 when Vanderbilt came to town. After fourteen days South Carolina was not even in the Top 25 Poll, that is how a startling misfortune can deal with a highest level group. Life doesn’t improve for South Carolina this week as it has No. 2 Georgia.
The bombshells of West Virginia and South Carolina were the lone two imperfections among the highest level groups.
The same old thing was the by-word for the main seven day stretch of the period and it proceeded with this week as the other 19 of 21 groups that contended won.
They incorporated No. 2 Georgia 56-17 over Central Michigan, No. 3 Ohio State 26-14 over in-state rival Ohio, No. 4 Oklahoma 52-26 over Cincinnati, No. 5 Florida 26-3 over Miami (FL), No. 6 Missouri 52-3 over in-state rival 1-AA SE Missouri, No. 9 Auburn 27-13 over Southern Mississippi, No. 10 Texas 42-13 over UTEP at UTEP, No. 11 Wisconsin 51-14 over Marshall, No. 12 Texas Tech 35-19 over Nevada at Nevada, and No. 13 Alabama 20-6 over Tulane.