After Baner's first field goal, Bucknell (1-1) tied the game at 3-3 behind a 21-yard field goal from Sean Cobelli. But the Blue Hens went on to score 16 unanswered points over the final three quarters.
Baner connected from 41, 32, 21, and 20 yards, and his extra point kick following Hurley's touchdown gave Delaware a 16-3 third quarter lead. The first team All-Colonial Athletic Association selection is a perfect 40 for 40 all-time in extra point attempts and has converted 12 straight field goals dating back to last season.
Hurley finished with 56 yards on the ground. Andrew Pierce paced the Blue Hens rushing attack with 101 yards on 22 carries.
Delaware has won six-straight games and registered a 3-0 start for only the second time since 2007.
Two more wins would likely secure a playoff bid for Clemson, and No. 14 North Carolina is rolling but has a lot of ground to make up in the rankings.
The Big 12 finally got into the top four with Oklahoma, while Baylor and Oklahoma State also still have a shot at cracking the top spots.
With four teams in the top 10 of the College Football Playoff rankings, there are plenty of things to watch down the stretch in the Big Ten.
Only one team from the Pac-12 remains in playoff contention -- No. 9 Stanford. The Cardinal need a combination of wins and chaos to qualify.
Mike Greenberg details why the committee should have ranked Michigan State ahead of Oklahoma.
Mike Golic explains why Notre Dame's chances at the College Football Playoff don't look very promising heading into the weekend.
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