GREENSBORO, N.C. -- North Carolina A&T set a school single-game scoring record Saturday night and demolished West Virginia State 77-0 in a non-conference mismatch.
Ricky Phillips returned an interception 19 yards for one of the Aggies' 11 touchdowns.
After a season-opening loss to Coastal Carolina, North Carolina A&T toyed with the Division II Yellow Jackets (1-1). Drake, Kindle and Mayhew each rushed for a touchdown in the first quarter. They did so again in the second period. It was 42-0 at halftime. The Aggies scored four more touchdowns in the third quarter.
Kindle, the starting quarterback who was suspended for the opener, completed 10 of 15 passes for 176 yards. The Aggies held West Virginia State to two first downs and 41 total yards.
Former Blinn College coach Brad Franchione describes Panthers star Cam Newton's transformation from playing at the junior college in 2009 to playing in Super Bowl 50.
North Carolina inked the No. 34-ranked recruiting class in the 2016 cycle with one ESPN 300 (Tomon Fox) and four more four-stars. The class of 2017 is well on the way to besting the 2016 class with four ESPN Jr300 verbals less than one week after signing day with the most recent being in state receiver Ryan Jones Friday.
Oregon running back Thomas Tyner has decided to take a medical retirement after sitting out all of last season because of a shoulder injury.
It hasn't been an easy road at USC for Pat Haden, the former Trojans quarterback turned athletic director, but at 63, he's earned the right to relax.
Readers want to know about all "downer" material, Iowa cutting ties with Stanford and an inherent southern bias in recruiting rankings.
What did we learn from the Big 12 conference sessions this week? Jake Trotter sorts it out in this edition of the mailbag.
|Notre Dame College||5-5||5-6|
|North Carolina A&T||7-1||10-2|
|North Carolina Central||7-1||8-3|
|South Carolina State||6-2||7-4|