KENT, Ohio -- Kent State gained 400 of their 546 total yards on the ground as the Golden Flashes won their eighth-straight game, defeating Miami (Ohio) 48-32 Saturday in Mid-American Conference action.
The trio combined for five first-half rushing touchdowns as Kent State took a 35-10 lead into halftime.
Durham and Archer, who each scored twice, have both been named candidates for the Doak Walker Award honoring the nation's best running back. Kent State is one of just five teams with two running backs nominated for the award.
Zac Dysert completed 37 of 50 passes for 455 yards and four touchdowns for Miami (4-6, 3-3) but was sacked five times and threw two interceptions.
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While Trevone Boykin and Josh Doctson get most of the praise, running back Aaron Green will be equally as difficult to replace for TCU next season.
Navy's shot at being the Group of 5 representative in the New Year's Six hinges on beating Houston and then winning the AAC title game.
With both teams highly ranked again, the Florida vs. Florida State rivalry is back in the spotlight. And that is a good thing for college football.
The College Football Playoff committee has resisted ranking Pittsburgh, and that decision is hindering No. 14 North Carolina's rise in the rankings.
Two more wins would likely secure a playoff bid for Clemson, and No. 14 North Carolina is rolling but has a lot of ground to make up in the rankings.