Anthony Gharib, ESPNOct 21, 2023, 06: 25 PM ET
The trolls have been out again in Week 8 of the faculty soccer season with some rivalry matchups main the pack.
The No. 3 Ohio Speak Buckeyes edged out the No. 7 Penn Speak Nittany Lions in a Colossal Ten showdown. The No. 22 Air Power Falcons persevered their hot open to the season, beating their interservice rival Navy Midshipmen. The Boston College Eagles had one amongst the extra subtle digs this weekend after defeating the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets.
Right here are the highest college soccer trolls from Week 8:
Ohio Speak Buckeyes 20, Penn Speak Nittany Lions 12
This week’s “College GameDay” matchup became into a defensive fight.
Ohio Speak allowed factual 240 yards and held Penn Speak to 1-of-16 on third downs, the worst conversion share by any AP-ranked crew in a sport over the closing 10 seasons on at the very least 15 makes an are trying, in step with ESPN Stats and Files.
Nittany Lions QB Drew Allar accomplished 42 percent of his passes for 191 yards, whereas Buckeyes QB Kyle McCord had 286 yards in the air and one touchdown. Marvin Harrison Jr. had 11 receptions for 162 yards and a touchdown. He’s the predominant participant in Ohio Speak history to have a lot of video games with 10+ receptions vs a single opponent.
The Buckeyes trolled their Colossal Ten rivals on social media with a “Lion King” meme.
— Ohio Speak Buckeyes 🌰 (@OhioStAthletics) October 21, 2023
With handiest 405 blended yards of offense between the 2 teams, Mississippi Speak’s lone touchdown in the second quarter proved to be enough in the bottom-scoring sport of the season.
The Bulldogs compelled two second half turnovers and held the Razorbacks to consecutive turnovers on downs to raise the game.
Mississippi Speak shared the “smoking” consequence on social media after the game.
— Mississippi Speak Football (@HailStateFB) October 21, 2023
Air Power Falcons 17, Navy Midshipmen 6
The Falcons are off to a 7-0 open for the predominant time for the reason that 1997 season have a convincing urge assault and tall protection to thank.
Air Power ran for 137 yards, extra than the total offensive yards by Navy (124). Falcons QB Zac Larrier had an extremely-environment friendly day, going 4-for-5 with 151 yards and one touchdown. The Midshipmen have been shut out by three quarters sooner than hitting two subject targets in the fourth.
If the loss wasn’t enough, Air Power made constructive at hand Navy one other L after the game.
— Air Power Football (@AF_Football) October 21, 2023
Boston College Eagles 38, Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 23
Boston College worn a 21-point fourth quarter to precise its third maintain in a row.
Boston College subtly trolled the Yellow Jackets on social media.
Correct variety Peachy. pic.twitter.com/Nf7eHEczma
— Boston College Football (@BCFootball) October 21, 2023
The 49ers snapped their five-sport shedding traipse after allowing factual 127 total yards from the Pirates. Charlotte ran the ball for 179 yards and a touchdown with over 40 minutes of possession.
The 49ers posted a artful photo to troll the Pirates.
— Charlotte Football (@CharlotteFTBL) October 21, 2023
Utah Utes 34, USC Trojans 32
Utah stopped a USC comeback short with a walkoff 54-yard subject goal. After the game, Utah’s social media crew delivered a subtle troll to any USC fans who regarded close enough.
— Utah Football (@Utah_Football) October 22, 2023