SAN DIEGO -- Mason Mills threw for 303 yards and four touchdowns, the last a 29-yarder to Reggie Bell with a minute remaining as San Diego rallied for a 34-27 victory against Western New Mexico on Saturday night.
The Toreros (1-1) scored two touchdowns in the last 5:19. Mills hit Brandon White with a 12-yard scoring pass to tie it at 27-all, and after a Western New Mexico punt, San Diego drove 84 yards in nine plays to the winning TD.
Marquis Sumpter had nine receptions for 139 yards and two scores for the Mustangs (1-1), a Division II squad.
Mills completed 27 of 37 passes with no interceptions. White had eight catches for 96 yards and two touchdowns.
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher hopes quarterback Sean Maguire is ready to go full speed by the middle of June.
Graduate transfer quarterback Davis Webb has officially joined California, giving the Golden Bears an experienced option to replace No. 1 overall NFL draft pick Jared Goff.
First-year football coach Dino Babers, hired by former Syracuse AD Mark Coyle, is on the committee that will search for Coyle's replacement.
Hugh Freeze has some major holes to fill on offense with the departures of Laremy Tunsil and Laquon Treadwell, but there is Chady Kelly and good depth.
After transferring in from Montana State, Dakota Prukop has a checklist he's working from as he prepares to compete for the Oregon job.
The destination for Week 6 of the Big 12 Ultimate Road Trip is unanimous, as all three conference reporters would head to the Red River Rivalry.
|Western New Mexico||3-6||4-7|
|New Mexico Highlands||2-7||2-9|
|Black Hills State||0-9||0-11|