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.
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.
|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|