1. MATT DAVENPORT
For the second straight week the Wisconsin junior made a game-winning field goal in the final minute of regulation. He hit a 48-yarder with six seconds left to lift the visiting Badgers past Northwestern 26-25.
2. JIM DONNAN
To motivate his players for the game ahead, the Georgia coach drove a steamroller onto the practice field last Thursday. Message received. The Bulldogs paved over Mississippi State 47-0.
3. ANDY KATZENMOYER
After getting off to a slow start this season, Ohio State's much-heralded linebacker snapped out of his slump in a big way against Iowa, with nine tackles, an interception and a cameo at fullback, in which he threw a crunching block that led to the Buckeyes' first touchdown.
1. VANDERBILT'S COACHES
A Commodores TD with 12 seconds left cut LSU's lead to 7-6, whereupon coaches planned to go for a two-point conversion. But confusion on the sideline led to consecutive delay-of-game penalties, forcing Vanderbilt to try a 30-yard PAT kick. The Tigers' Kenny Mixon blocked the attempt.
2. TEXAS TECH
A school audit found that the academic-progress certification of 76 Red Raiders athletes—including 46 football players—had been botched, unwittingly causing them to compete ineligibly. Sounds like school administrators are a quart low on academic progress themselves.
3. RICK NEUHEISEL
Last week the the coach of Colorado, now 2-2, received his Buff Club questions in writing, answering only the nice ones.