Colorado QB injured: Colorado starting quarterback Kordell Stewart sustained a broken bone in his left wrist in Thursday night's victory over Missouri, coach Bill McCartney said. Stewart, a right-hander, broke the navicular bone of his left wrist and likely will be out four to six weeks. The injury requires immobilization of the wrist, which will make it virtually impossible for Stewart to take the center snap. True freshman Koy Detmer _ Ty's brother _ will become the starter. Colorado plays host to Oklahoma next Saturday.
Big victory: Arkansas shocked Tennessee 25-24, leading Razorbacks officials searching through their hyperbole dictionaries for ways to describe the game. Interim coach Joe Kines: "We grew up today." Athletic director Frank Broyles obviously thought the game was bigger: "We have risen from the dead."
Intrastate non-foes: The Duke-East Carolina game was the fifth in the series, but the first between the two schools in 11 years. It was East Carolina's first regular-season game against an instate Division I-A rival since a 1987 game against North Carolina State. ECU won that one in Raleigh and its fans stormed the field.
Squeaking by: Air Force's 18-16 victory over Navy was yet another close win for the Falcons (5-1). Last year, five of the Falcons' 10 victories were decided by seven points or fewer. This year, Air Force has won its past three games by a combined total of nine points.
Tough times: It hasn't been a good year for coach Ray Perkins and his Arkansas State team. His 1-5 Indians were routed 41-7 by Division II Troy State. Troy State dominated, rolling up 471 yards of offense.
Wedding bells: Former Yale students Rori Myers and James Lockman were married at Yale Bowl during halftime of the Yale-Fordham game before 11,264 witnesses who listened on the public-address system. The ceremony, presided over by a justice of the peace, took place after the Yale band performed its normal irreverent halftime routine, then formed a wedding cake as it watched its former members wed.
Having fun with numbers: N.C. State rushed for 360 yards in its easy victory over Texas Tech. The Wolfpack is 24-0-1 under coach Dick Sheridan in games when it has rushed for at least 200 yards. Since Joe Paterno became coach in 1965, Penn State has played only 11 home games against teams that finished the season in the top 10.
Winning one for the Piper: Coach Keith Piper won his 200th game, all at Division III Denison, on his 71st birthday when the Big Red defeated Earlham 29-24. Denison is located in Granville, Ohio. Piper, who continues to run the single-wing offense, is 200-139-17 in 39 seasons, all at Denison. He's the 24th coach in NCAA history to win 200 games and the 14th to do so at one school.
_ Compiled by Mike Huguenin