Johnson had a career-high 357 yards passing for the Falcons, throwing 19 for 25 and two touchdowns. Burbrink had a career-high 101 yards receiving and his 92-yard TD reception was the third-longest in school history for the Falcons (2-0, 1-0 MAC).
Kent State (1-1, 0-1 MAC) was without star running back Dri Archer, who suffered an ankle injury Thursday. Without him, the Golden Flashes running game was paced by quarterback Colin Reardon's 58 yards. Reardon was 15 for 28 for 164 yards and two TD passes.
The Golden Flashes led 22-17 with five minutes to go in the second quarter, but the Falcons scored 24 unanswered points to finish the game.
Trevor Matich, Booger McFarland and Heather Dinich break down how North Carolina can make its way into the College Football Playoffs.
Mark Dantonio has kept the Spartans rolling despite numerous injuries, and Kirk Ferentz's Hawkeyes are undefeated. So who has done the better job?
Prim Siripipat and Heather Dinich preview tonight's College Football Playoff rankings and break down what to expect, and which teams will need some extra help cracking the top four.
Stanford and USC are set to play for the Pac-12 crown Saturday, but which league schools have a realistic shot at a title in 2016?
An early look at the SEC title showdown between Alabama and Florida, who meet in the conference championship game for the eighth time.
Elijah Hood has averaged 6.7 yards per carry this season, but he'll be going up against a Clemson defense ranked third nationally in tackles for loss.