COLLEGE PARK (AP) — After losing his job to a freshman, Peyton Ramsey never abandoned the work ethic that enabled him to start 12 games at quarterback for Indiana last year.

NEW YORK (AP) — LSU moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in the country for the 29th time and putting the Tigers behind No. 1 Alabama less than a month before the rivals meet in Tuscaloosa.

Two years ago, Frostburg State University football standout Niles Scott got a lot of attention from offensive lines, freeing up defensive end Zach Strand, who notched 10 sacks during a strong freshman season.

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence knows sitting and watching when the Tigers have big leads is no way to win a Heisman Trophy.

COLLEGE PARK (AP) — Maryland first-year coach Mike Locksley has no desire to look into the past before leading the Terrapins into Friday night’s matchup with No. 12 Penn State.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Anthony McFarland was already stuffed at the goal line once by Temple. With the Maryland running back needing inches again to put the Terps ahead, he should have known what was coming.

CENTREVILLE — Wye River Upper School graduate Torrienne Emery recently signed a Division II scholarship to play tennis for Southern Wesleyan University in Central, South Carolina.

COLLEGE PARK (AP) — With a new quarterback and a playbook that pays homage to Alabama’s dynamic attack, Maryland’s offense under first-year coach Michael Locksley has the potential to be diverse, exciting and productive.

Paige Knussman, who helped Easton High’s softball team win back-to-back Class 2A state championships in 2010 and 2011, has been named an assistant coach for the William Peace University softball program in Raleigh, N.C.