KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- Alex Carder threw for 143 yards and two touchdowns to lead Western Michigan past Nicholls State 38-7 on Saturday night.
Both of Carder's scoring passes came in the first half along with a pair of touchdown runs by Brian Fields, who finished with 54 yards rushing.
Chika Madu accounted for the only score for the Colonels (1-1) with a 36-yard interception return midway through the second quarter.
The Broncos (1-1) led 28-7 at halftime.
Antoin Scriven increased the lead to 35-7 with a short touchdown dash in the third quarter. John Potter capped it off with a 40-yard field goal in the fourth.
The Broncos' Tevin Drake led the game in rushing with 86 yards.
All eyes will be on ESPN 300 QB Jacob Eason after Mark Richt was fired by Georgia. Keeping his commitment will be key for the next coach.
New Rutgers athletic director Patrick Hobbs has made hiring a football coach his first priority.
SEC Network's Clint Stoerner, Matt Stinchcomb and Paul Finebaum give their initial reactions to Mark Richt being out as Georgia head coach.
SEC Network's Clint Stoerner and Matt Stinchcomb join SEC Now to discuss the keys for Florida to slow down Alabama running back Derrick Henry.
Ole Miss QB Chad Kelly joins SEC Now to talk about his first Egg Bowl experience and his success of the football field.
Former Hawaii quarterback Nick Rolovich will take over his alma mater and said Monday he plans to focus on the bonds his players develop with one another, not on any specific offense or defense.
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