The teams matched each other with 104 net yards on the ground
each, but the Dolphins (2-3, 2-1 Pioneer League) managed only 123
yards in the air, with 14 completions and one interception out of
29 pass attempts compared to Davidson's 22 completions in 33
Jacksonville's lone points came at 4:03 of the first quarter on
Donavan Curry's 31-yard field goal.
The Wildcats (2-3, 1-1) had already scored their first touchdown
at 10:19 of the quarter on an 11-yard pass from Alexander to Beaux
Jones. They ran up a 24-3 halftime lead on a 38-yard field goal by
Brad Smith, a 7-yard touchdown pass to Ryan Hubbard and a 10-yard
scoring run by Jonathan Hubbard in the second quarter.
Jonathan Hubbard added a 2-yard touchdown run in the third, and
Alexander capped the scoring with a 5-yard touchdown pass to Mike
Chapman in the fourth.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said Tuesday he has informed competing quarterbacks Jake Rudock and Shane Morris of his decision on a starter for the Wolverines' opener Thursday night at Utah.
Michigan State quarterback and Heisman Trophy hopeful Connor Cook said he was disappointed his teammates didn't vote him among the team's three captains this season.
No. 5 Michigan State will start redshirt freshman Vayante Copeland at one of its two cornerback spots Friday night at Western Michigan.
Less than four months removed from his transfer to Florida State, Everett Golson has been named the Seminoles' starting quarterback.
After hinting at it for more than a week, LSU coach Les Miles confirmed Monday that Brandon Harris will start at quarterback in Saturday's opener against McNeese State.
USC AD Pat Haden said he had "thoughtful conversations" with medical professionals and that "a lot of careful thought was given" before deciding on a course of action for coach Steve Sarkisian.