Maine led 14-0 early in the second quarter before Hood scored from 2-yards out. Hood then capped off a 7-play, 83-yard drive with a 1-yard run to help the Black Bears take a 28-0 lead.
Hood finished with 102 yards on 14 carries. It was the first time since 2008 that Maine had two players rush for 100 yards.
Maine's defense held Bryant to just 186 yards on 59 plays (3.2 yards per play) and forced two turnovers in the win, including Khari Al-Mateen's 77-yard interception return for a touchdown.
The two squads played each other for the first time last season, with Maine coming away with a 28-13 victory.
Jordan Brown led Bryant with 63 yards rushing.
The opinion of the Trojans locker room has been clear all along: Helton was the players' choice. It looks like their voices were listened to.
Twitter went bananas over the hiring of Clay Helton before most of the West Coast even grabbed a cup of coffee.
ACC Week 13 by the numbers: The Seminoles' Dalvin Cook has reached the 100-yard mark and scored two touchdowns in seven games this season.
The Gators are in the SEC championship game, but if their offense continues to perform the way it did in November, they have no chance.
Gary Patterson's TCU team had plenty of injuries and adversity to deal with this season. That's why this year was so remarkable for the Horned Frogs.
Despite basically being out the last two weeks, Carl Nassib is the leader in the clubhouse for the Nagurski-Woodson Defensive Player of Year award.
|William & Mary||6-2||9-3|
|St Francis (PA)||4-2||6-4|