WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- Jarrell Cooper carried the ball just once, but it was for a 28-yard touchdown as William & Mary defeated Rhode Island 20-0 Saturday night.
William & Mary (3-1, 1-0 Colonial Athletic Association) had two big offensive plays. Cooper's run, and a 49-yard touchdown pass from Michael Graham to Bo Revell, his only reception, gave the Tribe a 14-0 halftime lead. Graham finished 13 of 20 for 155 yards.
John Carpenter added field goals of 20 and 33 yards.
Rhode Island (1-3, 1-2) threatened once in the fourth quarter, driving to the 2-yard line before Luke Rhodes and Mike Reilly stopped Justin Semmes for no gain to kill the Rams' 11-play, 45-yard drive, their longest of the night.
The Rams' Dylan Smith missed a 47-yard field goal in the second quarter, the only time the Rams crossed into Tribe territory in the first half.
Western Kentucky commit Jared Nash launches this snap from the bleachers and successfully sinks it in the garbage can.
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher hopes quarterback Sean Maguire is ready to go full speed by the middle of June.
Graduate transfer quarterback Davis Webb has officially joined California, giving the Golden Bears an experienced option to replace No. 1 overall NFL draft pick Jared Goff.
First-year football coach Dino Babers, hired by former Syracuse AD Mark Coyle, is on the committee that will search for Coyle's replacement.
Hugh Freeze has some major holes to fill on offense with the departures of Laremy Tunsil and Laquon Treadwell, but there is Chady Kelly and good depth.
After transferring in from Montana State, Dakota Prukop has a checklist he's working from as he prepares to compete for the Oregon job.
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