CONWAY, Ark. -- Wynrick Smothers completed 22 passes for 177 yards and added a rushing touchdown as Central Arkansas routed Nebraska-Kearney 31-0 on Saturday.
A balanced offensive attack paced the Bears (3-3), while the defense forced two turnovers and held Nebraska-Kearney (1-5) to just 169 yards of total offense.
No player scored more than one touchdown for Bears, who used three quarterbacks, seven different rushers and twelve players caught a pass.
A field goal followed by a rushing touchdown from Smothers built an early 10-0 lead for Central Arkansas, and a pair of third-quarter touchdowns extended the lead to 24-0.
Courtney Whitehead led the Bears' receivers with five receptions for 83 yards.
The Bears earned their first shutout since 1992 with the victory, while Nebraska-Kearney faced off against a Division I opponent for the third time in school history.
Paxton Lynch tied the FBS record with seven touchdown passes in a half, and Memphis set single-season records for yards and points in a 63-0 win over SMU on Saturday.
Joey Slye 41 yd FG GOOD
Deshaun Watson postgame interview
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Ezekiel Elliott got exactly what he wanted Saturday afternoon at the Big House.A week after calling out the Ohio State coaches for their play-calling in a loss to Michigan State, the Buckeye junior carried the ball a season-high 30 times for 215 yards and two scores in a dominant 42-13 win against rival Michigan(9-3).
Kevin Ellison run for 2 yds for a TD (Younghoe Koo KICK)
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|Central Missouri State||8-3||8-3|
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