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AP Top 25: No. 12 Miami rises; Marshall jumps into rankings

Marshall linebacker Brian Cavicante celebrates after a stop against Appalachian State during Saturday's game in Huntington, W.Va. Marshall won, 17-7. (Sholten Singer/The Herald-Dispatch/AP Photo)

A week before Big Ten teams become eligible again for The Associated Press college football poll, No. 25 Marshall is ranked for the first time since 2014 and Miami jumped to No. 12 after a conference road victory

NCAA football roundup

Pittsburgh linebackers John Petrishen (0) and Phil Campbell III (24) tackle Syracuse's Nykeim Johnson (4) on a punt return during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

Trevor Lawrence threw for three touchdowns in just nine passing attempts to help No. 1 Clemson beat The Citadel 49-0 on Saturday.

College football whiffs in tackling the coronavirus

Memorial Stadium's north stadium video board projects the news of the return of Big Ten football on Wednesday in Lincoln, Neb. Less than five weeks after pushing fall sports to spring in the name of player safety during the pandemic, the Big Ten conference changed course Wednesday and said it plans to open its football season the weekend of Oct. 23-24. (Francis Gardler/Lincoln Journal Star/AP Photo)

When it came time to confront a global pandemic, we should’ve known that college football would whiff on the tackle

NCAA basketball season set to open day before Thanksgiving

UConn's Olivia Nelson-Ododa, left, drives around South Florida's Tamara Henshaw during the first half last season's AAC tournament at Mohegan Sun Arena. The NCAA announced Wednesday that Divison I men's and women's basketball teams can begin playing games on Nov. 25. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)

The NCAA men’s and women’s basketball seasons will begin Nov. 25, the day before Thanksgiving

Big Ten changes course, will play fall football after all

Big Ten is going to give fall football a shot after all

COLUMNS

Is there still room on the Sun bandwagon?

The Connecticut Sun are two wins away from a repeat trip to the finals.

Waterford's Petchark uses college experience to enjoy strong summer

With her junior golf days behind her, Caroline Petchark embraced the challenge of playing stiffer...

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School leader: B1G football on hold until questions answered

The Big Ten logo is displayed on the field before an Aug. 31, 2019 game between Iowa and Miami of Ohio in Iowa City, Iowa. (Charlie Neibergall/AP Photo)

The University of Wisconsin chancellor says Big Ten football will remain on hold until there are answers to questions about COVID-19 testing and tracing, along with possible long-term heart issues related to the coronavirus

Orgeron: Most LSU players have had, recovered from COVID-19

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron reacts after a his team scored a touchdown in the first half of a Nov. 9, 2019 game against Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (John Bazemore/AP Photo)

LSU coach Ed Orgeron says most LSU football players have caught and recovered from COVID-19

No. 1 Clemson building depth with highly touted newcomers

Clemson's Kobe Pace runs ahead of Wake Forest's Shamar McCollum during the second half of a Sept. 12 game in Winston-Salem, N.C. The top-ranked Tigers won, 37-13. (Walt Unks/The Winston-Salem Journal/AP Photo)

College football teams are always seeking to develop depth on rosters and No. 1 Clemson is no different

Big 12 feeling blue after 0-3 weekend against Sun Belt

The Kansas Jayhawk mascot sits in the empty stands during the second half of Satudray's game against Coastal Carolina in Lawrence, Kan. Coastal Carolina stunned Kansas, 38-23. (Orlin Wagner/AP Photo)

The Sun Belt Conference went 3-0 against the Big 12 over the weekend, a stunning performance highlighted by Louisiana’s romp over then-No. 23 Iowa State

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Rivals Coast Guard, Merchant Marine to face off in three sports this fall, including football

Coast Guard Academy senior quarterback John Barbera (11) warms up during the Bears' first practice of the year on Aug. 31. On Monday, Coast Guard was set to announce that what was originally thought to be a lost season due to COVID-19, would be a one-game season, with Coast Guard set to take on rival Merchant Marine on Nov. 14. Games between the two schools will also be contested this fall in volleyball (Oct. 24) and men's soccer (Oct. 31) (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

On Monday, Coast Guard athletic director Dan Rose will announce that the football, men's soccer and volleyball teams will play one-game seasons this fall against their biggest rival, the Merchant Marine Academy, The Day has learned.

Jordan wins Potter Memorial at Speedbowl

Tim Jordan, however, was able to make the pass for the lead with less than 10 laps remaining on the way to the biggest wins of his SK Modified career.

Montville-NL advances to Section 3 LL baseball final

PJ Evans and Eddie Torres combined to drive in five runs as Montville-New London beat Guilford 6-1 in the Connecticut Section 3 Little League baseball tournament on Sunday.

PROFESSIONAL

Despite close loss, Patriots' Newton sees offensive progress

New England quarterback Cam Newton passes as Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin closes in during the first half of Sunday's game in Seattle. The Seahawks won, 35-30. (Elaine Thompson/AP Photo)

The Patriots came up a yard short of pulling off a comeback win at Seattle

Giants' Barkley has ACL injury to right knee

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley (26) is brought down by Chicago Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller (23) during the first half of an NFL game Sunday in Chicago. (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP Photo)

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley will miss the rest of the season after tearing his ACL during Sunday's 17-13 loss to the Chicago Bears.

ON THE AIR

Australian Rules Football

5 a.m., FS2 — AFL: Port Adelaide Power at Collingwood Magpies.

Baseball

6:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Toronto Blue Jays.

7 p.m., SNY, WCBS (880-AM) — MLB: Tampa Bay Rays at New York Mets.

9:30 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Colorado Rockies at San Francisco Giants.

5:25 a.m. (Tuesday), ESPN2 — Korean: Samsung Lions at NC Dinos.

Football

8:15 p.m., Ch. 8, ESPN, ESPN2 — NFL: New Orleans Saints at Las Vegas Raiders.

Hockey

8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Dallas Stars vs. Tampa Bay Lightning in Stanley Cup Final Game 2 from Edmonton.

Softball

8 p.m., CBSSN — Athletes Unlimited from Rosemont, Ill.

Tennis

4 a.m., Tennis Channel — Italian Open from Rome; ATP: European Open from Hamburg, Germany; WTA Strasbourg International from France.

4 a.m. (Tuesday), Tennis Channel — ATP: European Open from Hamburg, Germany; WTA Strasbourg International from France.