HAMPTON, Va. -- Jeremiah Schwartz rushed for 116 yards and two touchdowns to lead Hampton to a 28-14 victory against Norfolk State in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game Saturday.
The win allowed Hampton (1-4, 1-2) to avoid its first 0-5 start since 1991. The Pirates have won eight in a row at home against the Spartans.
The Pirates' defense harassed Norfolk State quarterback Jake Basmagian into throwing four interceptions, one of which Delbert Tyler returned 10 yards for a touchdown in the second quarter. Lyndell Gibson intercepted Basmagian twice, including one in the fourth quarter that set the Pirates up on Norfolk State's 17-yard line. Schwartz scored on rushing plays of 10 and 1 yards.
Basmagian finished the game 25 of 39 for 197 yards and one touchdown. The Spartans fumbled three times, losing one.
Norfolk State (2-5, 0-4 MEAC) has lost five in a row.
Ohio State remained No. 1 in the AP Top 25 and tied a poll record Sunday despite lagging support from voters. Meanwhile, No. 2 TCU and No. 3 Baylor edged forward and No. 4 Michigan State slipped.
Texas cornerback Kris Boyd has apologized for retweeting a Texas A&M fan during halftime of Texas' 50-7 loss to TCU on Saturday.
The Big 12 on Sunday acknowledged an officiating mistake that incorrectly awarded Oklahoma State a first down Saturday and said the officials involved would be disciplined.
Georgia coach Mark Richt says he's sticking with Greyson Lambert, who was just 10-for-24 for 86 yards in a loss to Alabama, as the Bulldogs starting quarterback.
Will Grier threw four touchdown passes to four receivers -- all in the first half -- and No. 25 Florida downed third-ranked Mississippi 38-10 on Saturday night.
Leonard Fournette highlighted his SEC-record third straight 200-yard game with a 75-yard touchdown run, and No. 9 LSU overcame Eastern Michigan 44-22 on Saturday night.