Oregon State Holds On To Beat Hawaii 38-30Sean Mannion threw for 300 yards and three touchdowns Saturday night and Oregon State beat Hawaii 38-30. Mannion completed 26 of 37 passes as the Beavers (2-0) racked up 464 yards of total offense against the Rainbow Warriors (0-2). Victor Bolden caught 11 passes for 119 yards, including a 6-yard touchdown reception early in the second half. Terron Ward rushed for 124 yards and scored on runs of 32 and 2 yards in the first half. Oregon State built a 38-7 lead by the 10:56 mark in the third quarter, but Hawaii scored the final 23 points of the game, including 16 points in a four-minute stretch early in the fourth quarter. Joey Iosefa had a career-high three touchdown runs for Hawaii. Oregon State scored on its first two offensive possessions of the game and five of its seven first-half drives to take a 31-7 halftime lead. HONOLULU (AP) – September 8, 2014
Portland St Holds Off D-II Western Oregon, 45-38Paris Penn raced 48 yards for a touchdown and passed 36 yards for another in the fourth quarter to help Portland State pull away from Division II Western Oregon and hold on for a 45-38 win Saturday at Hillsboro Stadium. Starter Kieran McDonagh staked the Vikings (1-1) to a 17-0 lead early, tossing a 10-yard TD pass to Thomas Carter in the first quarter and dashing 10 yards for a second score early in the second. He added a 48-yard strike to Kasey Closs as time expired in the first half to make it 24-14. Western Oregon's Ryan Bergman was 32 of 61 for 413 yards and three touchdowns, including a 48-yard toss to Paul Revis with 46 seconds left in the game. Shaquille Richard carried 14 times for 151 yards and a touchdown for Portland State. Close pulled in six passes for 109 yards and two touchdowns. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – September 8, 2014
Seahawks Dominate Green Bay
Marshawn Lynch rushed for 110 and two touchdowns, Russell Wilson threw a pair of touchdown passes and the Seattle Seahawks started defense of their Super Bowl title with a 36-16 win over the Green Bay Packers on Thursday night. Lynch, who ran for 1,257 yards and 12 touchdowns last season, barreled through a trio of Packers for the TD with 3:41 left before halftime to give the Seahawks a 17-10 lead.