SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -- Deonte Williams ran for 117 yards and three touchdowns to help Cal Poly improve to 6-0 with a 56-28 victory over Northern Colorado on Saturday.
Cal Poly (6-0, 4-0 Big Sky) kept pace with Eastern Washington atop the Big Sky Conference, racked up 519 yards of total offense. Andre Broadous was 9 of 12 for 195 yards and two touchdowns.
Tied 14-14 after the first quarter, the Mustangs outscored Northern Colorado (1-5, 0-3) 28-0 in the second and third quarters to take a 42-14 lead.
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UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen posted, then removed, an Instagram that was critical of his school's record-setting apparel deal.
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Nick Chubb continued to rehab is knee but is apparently ahead of schedule. Still, the staff is going to be very cautious with his return this fall.