Pender outscored visiting Hobbton, 106-83, in high school football on Friday night. … J.J. Cowan went 80 yards for a touchdown on Triton’s first snap and the Hawks cruised to a 48-12 All American Conference win at Western Harnett on Friday night. Cowan finished with four TDs. Alan Hinson had a 45-yard scoring pass to Ahmad Morris and Jamal Shaw had multiple tackles for loss as Triton improved to 5-2 overall and 3-1 in league play. … In college football on Friday night, host Oklahoma State downed Kansas State, 29-21, and visiting Nebraska defeated Illinois, 20-7. … In college football today, No. 12 Oklahoma meets No. 3 Texas (ABC, noon) in a matchup of 5-0 teams, Marshall visits N.C. State (CW Network, 2 p.m.), No. 14 UNC hosts Syracuse (ESPN, 3:30 p.m.), Wake Forest plays at Clemson (ACC Network, 3:30 p.m.) and No. 10 Notre Dame is at No. 25 Louisville (ABC, 7:30 p.m.). … Duke and East Carolina have bye weeks. … Opening games in the MLB division series today include Texas at Baltimore at 1:03 p.m., Minnesota at Houston at 4:45 p.m., Philadelphia at Atlanta (TBS, 6:07 p.m.) and Arizona at the Los Angeles Dodgers (TBS, 9:20 p.m.). … Ben Griffin leads the PGA Tour event in Jackson, Mississippi, by two shots at 14-under par going into the third round today (Golf Channel, 4 p.m.).