Alabama, Southern Cal romp

Published 12:15 am Sunday, November 2, 2008

Mark Ingram rushed for 113 yards and two touchdowns on 12 carries and Rashad Johnson scored on a 32-yard interception return in No.2 Alabama’s 35-0 victory over Arkansas State.

The Crimson Tide (9-0) turned in a dominant all-around performance to set the stage for next week’s showdown at No. 15 LSU in the type of game that had been a stumbling block for recent ’Bama teams.

No. 7 USC 56, Washington 0

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mark Sanchez completed 15 of 19 passes for 167 yards and two touchdowns to Patrick Turner before coming out early in the third quarter, and Southern California scored TDs on its first six possessions and routed the Huskies.

C.J. Gable gained 108 yards on 10 carries and scored twice for USC, which led 42-0 at halftime. The Trojans (7-1, 5-1) had 18 first downs and 325 yards of total offense in the first half to two first downs and 35 yards for the Huskies.

No. 9 Oklahoma St. 59, Iowa State 17

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Dez Bryant caught four touchdown passes, Zac Robinson passed for 395 yards and Oklahoma State rebounded from its first loss by routing Iowa State.

No. 14 Missouri 31, Baylor 28

WACO, Texas (AP) — Chase Daniel passed for 318 yards and three touchdowns and Jeff Wolfert kicked a 34-yard field goal with 2:31 remaining to help Missouri escape with a victory over Baylor in a game the Tigers could have put out of reach early.