Hurts had 222 yards passing and two touchdowns for the Tigers (2-2, 2-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Watts finished with 103 receiving yards and a score and Eric Medina kicked three field goals.
The Hornets (0-4, 0-3) dominated the first half, amassing 280 offensive yards while holding Texas Southern to just 104 yards. They led 17-6 at the break.
But the Tigers rallied in the second half. Watts returned the second half kickoff for a score to cut ASU's lead to 17-13. Then, following a field goal by the Hornets that made it 20-13, Medina kicked a 49-yard field goal to tighten the score again, 20-16 with 5:42 left in the third quarter.
Quinterris Toppings had 323 passing yards with one touchdown for ASU.
Cordeiro's 3 TD passes help Hawaii rally, beat UNLV 35-28
Freshman Chevan Cordeiro came on in the fourth quarter and threw three touchdown passes to help Hawaii beat UNLV 35-28 on Saturday night and snap a four-game losing streak.
Taylor lights up Purdue on the ground
Wisconsin RB Jonathan Taylor rushes for 321 yards and 3 TDs, giving him the 3rd most rushing yards in a single game in school history.
Michigan in danger of losing next week
Joey Galloway's and Jesse Palmer's Top 5 for the College Football Playoff doesn't change and agree Michigan could lose next week vs. Ohio State.
Oregon holds off late Arizona State rally to win 31-29
Justin Herbert threw for 262 yards and two touchdowns in what might be his last game at Autzen Stadium and Oregon held off a late rally by Arizona State to win 31-29 and knock the Sun Devils out of contention for a spot in the Pac-12 championship game.
Minshew's 7 TDs lead No. 8 Washington St over Arizona 69-28
Gardner Minshew threw a school-record seven touchdown passes and No. 8 Washington State routed Arizona 69-28 on Saturday night, continuing the Cougars' longshot bid for the College Football Playoff.
McMaryion finds Jordan for 86-yard TD
Fresno State QB Marcus McMaryion tosses a pass to WR Jamire Jordan, who shakes a defender and speeds for an 86-yard touchdown.