GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Dominique Drake scored on a 1-yard yard with 1:15 to play as North Carolina A&T held off Elon 23-10 Saturday night.
Nursing a six-point lead built on three Cody Jones field goals, the Aggies (2-0) went on a 13-play, 80-yard drive that chewed up 6:38 to clinch the win over the Phoenix (1-2).
Though NC A&T had the upper hand, including a 10-minute advantage in time of possession, Elon pulled within 16-10 when Mike Quinn hit Tracey Coppedge for a 41-yard score late in the third quarter. Quinn finished 25 of 46 for 295 yards.
Kindle was 20 of 38 for 288 yards, including a 60-yard strike to Demonta Brown for the only TD in the first half as the Aggies built a 13-3 lead.
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.
Through good times -- and bad -- Iowa and Kirk Ferentz have stuck together, and now they are one win away from being rewarded with a CFP berth.
Any QB list has to start with Clemson's Deshaun Watson. But after the Tigers star, there now appears to be a clear No. 2, Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield, with a few other passers closing in.
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney explains his team's approach after an undefeated regular season and focusing on their next opponent.
ESPN 300 WR Stephen Sullivan recently decommitted from LSU and was impressed on a visit to TCU while newly crowned Big 12 champ Oklahoma is flexing.
|William & Mary||6-2||9-3|
|North Carolina A&T||7-1||9-2|
|North Carolina Central||7-1||8-3|
|South Carolina State||6-2||7-4|