ELON, N.C. -- Lorenzo Taliaferro ran for a career-best 205 yards and three touchdowns to lead Coastal Carolina to a 53-28 win over Elon on Saturday.
Coastal Carolina set a school record for total yards with 652 and the Chanticleers scored 21 unanswered points in the second half.
Alex Ross added 297 yards passing and threw three touchdowns each to different receivers for Coastal Carolina. The Chanticleers have scored 50-plus points three straight games and five of their last ten.
The win is the first 5-0 start in Coastal Carolina's school history. Its inaugural season was in 2003. The Chanticleers are 11-1 in their last 12 games dating back to last season, the only loss coming in the second round of the NCAA playoffs.
Mike Quinn tossed three touchdowns for Elon (1-4), but was 15 of 28 for 94 yards. The Phoenix trailed 32-28 at halftime, but was held scoreless in the second half.
Baylor lost another two commitments in ESPN 300 receiver Hezekiah Jones and three-star safety Donovan Stiner following the announcement that coach Art Briles would be fired.
SVP recaps how Hugh Freeze took Ole Miss from the 40th to seventh best recruiting class, and when rivals figured out cheating had to be the answer, it turns out that's mostly true.
Jail records show Robert James Castaneda, one of three Texas Tech players kicked off the team earlier this month, has been charged with felony burglary.
Georgia has apologized to its athletic association's board over rapper Ludacris being paid $65,000 to perform at the Bulldogs' spring football game and being provided liquor and a box of condoms.
Charles Arbuckle points out that if Nebraska wants to improve in year two of the Mike Riley era, the Cornhuskers need to limit their turnovers.
Chidobe Awuzie's progress in the Colorado secondary will be key for the Buffaloes' continued improvement in the Pac-12.
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