CONWAY, Ark. -- Wynrick Smothers threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score as Central Arkansas cruised past Bacone 70-3 Saturday night.
Dezmin Lewis scored three touchdowns -- on a pass from Smothers, on a blocked punt return and a fumble return -- for the Bears (2-1) in their home opener.
Willie Mathews ran for 153 yards, more than the Warriors managed in total offense, and capped the scoring with an 83-yard run in the fourth quarter.
Central Arkansas scored 21 points in each of the first three quarters. Bacone (1-3), an NAIA school from Muskogee, Okla., managed a field goal of 37 yards by Jamie Moore in the second quarter.
This was the first meeting between the schools.
Taking a look at the SEC recruiting classes not everyone is talking about, it's clear South Carolina and Arkansas filled needs and found QBs.
Minnesota is set up at running back going into the 2016 season but has questions at receiver and cornerback still after its recruiting class signed.
Texas had its share of lows in 2015, but also provided a few highs -- especially in wins over Baylor and Oklahoma.
Now that national signing day is in the books, it's time to take stock of NC State's roster for the 2016 season.
Arizona State has the bulk of its defensive line coming back, but will have some holes to fill at cornerback.
Jim Harbaugh has SEC coaches and administrators crying foul again. Is there a legitimate beef with the Michigan coach, or are they being self-serving?
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