No Maryland quarterback has started every game in a season since 2006, a streak that will continue if injured C.J. Brown can’t go Saturday against No. 20 Ohio State.
Weis was fired four games into his third season on Sunday, one day after a 23-0 loss to Texas on homecoming left the brash coach with a 6-22 record in his second head coaching stint.
The Cavaliers (3-2) surpassed their victory total of last season, but not before a tense visit to the locker room at halftime during which the team’s seniors challenged the team to do better.
Brandon Doughty completed 38 of 54 passes for 387 yards with a pair touchdowns to lead Western Kentucky to a 36-27 victory over Navy on Saturday.
Maryland’s C.J. Brown ran for one touchdown and threw for another Saturday, and backup Caleb Rowe threw two more TD passes in the second half to lead the Terrapins past Indiana 37-15.
Michael Brewer threw two touchdown passes Saturday to lead the Virginia Tech to a 35-17 victory over Western Michigan.
The former FSU quarterback scanned social media early last week after multiple people texted him, asking, “What was going on with Jameis?” When Ward learned of Winston’s latest indiscretion, imitating a viral video, he reached out to his mentee. They have spoken multiple times since.
“I definitely think it’s going to go down in history because it’s the first game, and to be part of it is something special,” linebacker L.A. Goree said Tuesday. “To say that I played in the first Big Ten game, it’s something my kids and their kids are going to ask me about.”
A federal contractor that helps support the government’s sprawling background check operations for years hosted an NCAA tournament wagering website on one of its corporate servers, which has resulted in the public disclosure of hundreds of names and the personal, corporate and government email addresses of participants.
Navy trailed by 14 points in the fourth quarter but pulled to within a touchdown on a 14-yard pass from Reynolds to Brendan Dudeck with 5:26 left. The Midshipmen got down to the 6 in the final minute, but could not convert.
The Cavaliers led in nearly every key statistical category for four quarters, but Taysom Hill and the 21st-ranked Cougars came from behind for a 41-33 victory Saturday.
Sean Maguire hung in with an up-and-down effort as Winston’s replacement and Florida State escaped with a 23-17 overtime victory Saturday night over No. 22 Clemson, but every miscue by the backup-turned-starter was a reminder that the face of the program was wearing street clothes and a ball cap.