AKRON, Ohio -- Chris Jacquemain threw for 162 yards and three touchdowns to lead Akron in a 41-0 rout of Morgan State on Saturday.
Jacquemain was 13 of 22 passing and Deryn Bowser caught eight passes for 86 yards and all three of Jacquemain's TD passes for the Zips (1-1).
Bowser and Jacquemain connected on TD passes of 9 and 16 yards to put the Zips up 14-0 early in the second quarter, and Alex Allen ran it in from a yard out to help put Akron up 24-0 at halftime.
Jacquemain's 3-yard TD pass to Bowser midway through the third put the Zips up 31-0, and Brian Wagner returned an interception 32 yards for a score to seal the scoring in the final quarter.
Akron outgained Morgan State (0-1) 436-127 in the win, and also capitalized on a pair of turnovers.
UTAH Blocked FG
J.T. Barrett pass complete to Michael Thomas for 37 yds to the Mich 19 for a 1ST down
Justin Thomas pass complete to Ricky Jeune for 15 yds for a TD (Harrison Butker KICK)
Ezekiel Elliott becomes number two all-time rusher at Ohio State
Cade Apsay pass complete to Sean Irwin for 16 yds to the Utah 8 for a 1ST down
Memphis' Justin Fuente will replace Frank Beamer as Virginia Tech's football coach, a source confirmed to ESPN.
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|North Carolina Central||7-1||8-3|
|South Carolina State||6-2||7-4|