SAN MARCOS, Texas -- Shaun Rutherford threw for one touchdown and used his legs to run for another Saturday to lead Texas State to a 38-7 victory over visiting Idaho.
Rutherford led the Bobcats offense, completing 14 of 19 passes for 182 yards and a touchdown while scrambling 15 times for 85 yards and another score. Rutherford hooked up with Andy Erickson on a 31-yard touchdown pass in the first quarter, than had a 9-yard touchdown run with 6:55 to go in the first half.
Texas State (3-3, 1-0 WAC) amassed 519 yards of total offense against a Vandals defensive unit seemingly not up to the task and didn't turn the ball over once.
Idaho (1-6, 1-1) trailed 14-0 before James Baker scored a touchdown at the 5:07 mark in the second quarter, making it 14-6, but the Bobcats scored 24 unanswered points in the second half to cruise to victory.
Dabo Swinney shows his fun and spontaneous side in recruiting, a trait that filters throughout the Clemson program.
The state of Minnesota had an unusual number of strong prospects, and Tracy Claeys was able to convince several to stay at home.
The Aggies' class, which includes eight ESPN 300 prospects, was ranked 20th nationally, but that's down from 12th last season and fourth in 2014.
Texas Tech figures to lean on rising juniors Ian Sadler and Cameron Batson as it tries to replace the production of departing WR Jakeem Grant.
LSU's collection of talent signed Wednesday at defensive line, wide receiver and defensive back is among the best in the country.
Michigan State has its Messiah, and Northwestern can unchain Jango, while Nebraska has Dicaprio to act its way out of any trouble.