NEW YORK (AP) — Delmon Young's rbi double in the 12th inning snapped a 4-all tie and sent Detroit to a 6-4 win over the Yankees in Game 1 of the ALCS. Young homered and drove in three runs to help overcome a two-out, two-run game-tying homer from the Yankees Raul Ibanez (ee-BAHN'-yehz) in the bottom of the ninth.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Freshman Jeremy Hill rushed for 124 yards and two touchdowns, including a 50-yarder that put the game out of reach to give ninth-ranked LSU a 23-21 win over No. 3 South Carolina. Hill's long touchdown run with about five minutes left gave the Tigers a nine point lead and they held on to hand the Gamecocks their first loss of the season.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Eddie Lacy rambled for a 73-yard touchdown run on the second play from scrimmage to send top-ranked Alabama on the way to a 42-10 win over Missouri. Lacy and fellow running back T.J. Yeldon each rushed for 100 yards and combined for five touchdowns for the 6-0 Crimson Tide.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — TJ Jones hauled a touchdown pass in overtime, and Notre Dame's defense stuffed running back Stepfan Taylor at the goal line in a 20-13 win over No. 17 Stanford. Seventh-ranked Notre Dame has started the season 6-0 for the first time since 2002.
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Clint Bowyer worked out his fuel mileage correctly and pulled out a win in the Sprint Cup race at Charlotte for his first victory in the Chase for the championship. Brad Keselowski led most of the laps but ran out of fuel with 58 laps to go and finished eleventh to see his lead in the points race cut in half to seven over Jimmie Johnson.