SMITHFIELD, R.I. -- Patrick Donnelly passed for 339 yards and four touchdowns to easily lead Brown past Bryant 41-14 on Saturday.
Brown (3-1) rolled up 505 yards in total offense and sacked Bryant's Mike Westerhaus six times as the Bears shut out the Bulldogs after the first quarter.
Bryant (3-3) took a 14-7 first quarter lead on Ryan Black's 15-yard TD run midway through the frame. But it was all Brown after that as the Bears scored 20 unanswered points for a 34-14 halftime lead. Donnelly connected twice in the half with Jordan Evans for touchdowns of 34 and 14 yards. He also hit Tellef Lundevall for a 55-yard touchdown. Evans and Lundevall both finished with over 100 yards receiving.
Brown extended its lead in the third quarter, as Donnelly found Reiley Higgins on a 22-yard strike to cap the scoring.
Black paced Bryant with 137 yards rushing on 24 carries.
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.
The destination for Week 6 of the Big 12 Ultimate Road Trip is unanimous, as all three conference reporters would head to the Red River Rivalry.
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