Every football season there a variety of creative trick plays that have stadiums buzzing. Here's a look at seven razzle-dazzle entries from this year's college football season.
Pitt runs what they call the Pitt Special (although, it looks a lot like the Philly Special) to score a touchdown on fourth down in the last minute of their 35-34 upset win over then No. 15 UCF on Sept. 21.
Green Wave wackiness
Tulane and Houston were tied 31-31 with 18 seconds left in the fourth quarter of their Sept. 13 game. It appeared the Green Wave would take a knee and the game would go to overtime. But that is not what happened.
After the fake kneel-down gained 18 yards, Tulane used a 53-yard TD pass to record the victory.
Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger gets the ball back following a handoff and lateral and throws a 25-yard TD pass to Cade Brewer. The score, which comes with 5:30 left in the third quarter, puts the Longhorns up 28-23 on Oklahoma State. UT would go on to win the game, which was Sept. 21, 36-30.
This trick play gives Duke a 21-3 lead vs. Virginia Tech on Sept. 27. The Blue Devils went on to win 45-10.
Rainbow Warriors' waggery
In another fake kneel-down play, Hawaii looks like it's going to end the half in victory formation before rumbling for about ? yards. The play led to a field goal and a 31-3 lead for the Rainbow warriors vs. Nevada at the half. hawaii went on to win the Sept. 28 game 54-3.
Hawaii vs. Nevada Sept. 29???
Hurts' hocus pocus
Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts performs a no-you-see it, now-you-don't move with the football to avoid a defender and complete a pass during the Sooners 34-27 win over Texas in the Red River Rivalry on Oct. 12.
Thayer Thomas' TD toss
After taking an overhand lateral from the quarterback, N.C. State wide receiver Thayer Thomas throws a TD pass to help the Wolfpack beat Syracuse 16-10 on Oct. 10.