YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) -- Zach Johnson kicked two field goals and the Eastern Michigan defense forced six turnovers in a 19-2 victory over Western Michigan on Saturday.
The Eagles (3-6, 2-2 Mid-American Conference) took a 9-2 lead into the fourth quarter before Johnson connected on a 50-yard field goal with 12:56 remaining. Jacory Stone put the game out of reach 3 1/2 minutes later, scoring on a 19-yard pass from Kyle McMahon.
Eastern Michigan then controlled the clock behind Pierre Walker, who ran for a career-best 151 yards on 33 carries.
Western Michigan (3-6, 2-3) was hampered throughout the day by turnovers. The Broncos, who came in averaging more than 30 points a game, fumbled twice inside the Eastern Michigan 20, including once on the goal line. The Eagles also intercepted three passes, including two by redshirt freshman Ryan Downard.
With his team leading 3-2, Dontayo Gage gave Eastern Michigan a 9-2 lead with a 55-yard TD run with 7:16 left in the third quarter, fending off C.J. Wilson for the final 25 yards with a stiff-arm.
The Eagles led 3-2 at halftime following a 16-play drive capped by Johnson's 25-yard field goal. The Broncos had taken a 2-0 lead when Boston McCornell tackled Walker in the end zone for a safety.
Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones was taken to a hospital Wednesday night and treated for a severe headache, according to multiple media reports.
The Florida Gators will start Treon Harris at quarterback in Saturday's opener vs. New Mexico State over redshirt freshman Will Grier, coach Jim McElwain said Tuesday.
Baylor University has hired a Philadelphia law firm to independently investigate the university's handling of sexual assault complaints, including one against defensive end Sam Ukwuachu.
Oregon State and former coach Mike Riley face a federal Title IX lawsuit filed by a woman who said she was raped as a result of the coach's failure to correct a sexually violent culture.
James Madison players will wear decals on their helmets during Saturday's season-opening game in memory of the two journalists who were killed during a live television broadcast.
Los Angeles prosecutors have charged a man in connection with the theft of the University of Southern California's copy of O.J. Simpson's Heisman Trophy more than 20 years ago.