Furman (2-3, 1-1) has won two-straight after starting the season 0-3.
Williams, a preseason 1st-team All-Southern Conference selection, returned a kickoff 100 yards on Furman's first possession, and then added touchdown runs of 89 and 2 yards to give the Paladins a 21-3 lead.
McCloud's 20-yard touchdown extended Furman's lead to 28-3 with 3:28 left in the first half. McCloud finished 123 yards while Williams, who racked up 239 on the ground, became the first Paladin since 2000 to rush for over 200 yards in a game.
It was also the first time since 2005 that Furman has had two players rush for over 100 yards in the same game.
Eddie Sullivan led Western Carolina (1-4, 0-3) with 220 yards passing and 104 rushing.
USC Trojans coach Steve Sarkisian is taking an indefinite leave of absence after, sources say, he arrived Sunday to team facilities appearing to be intoxicated.
Georgia's Nick Chubb suffered a significant left knee injury Saturday against Tennessee, including damage to multiple ligaments and cartilage, but he avoided damage to his ACL.
Baylor is No. 2 and Utah is up to fourth behind No. 1 Ohio State in The Associated Press college football poll.
A Pennsylvania college football player is charged with stabbing a teammate with a corkscrew during a fight at a dormitory.
Authorities say a University of South Florida football player has been arrested and accused of firing a gun on campus.
Randy Edsall has been fired as the coach of the Maryland Terrapins, an anticipated move since reports came out last week that Edsall would be removed before the 2016 season.