DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Quentin Williams passed for 68 yards and rushed for two touchdowns as Bethune-Cookman beat Hampton 42-12 Saturday night.
Isidore Jackson rushed for 102 yards as part of a ground game that kept the Wildcats (9-2, 6-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) well ahead of the Pirates (4-7, 4-3) throughout the game. Bethune-Cookman amassed 475 yards on the ground, led by Jackson and starting QB Jackie Wilson who had 74 yards and a rushing touchdown.
Williams took over as quarterback early in the second quarter, scoring his first rushing TD with two minutes left in the first half and his second early in the fourth to put the score at 35-6.
Wilson had put the Wildcats on the board first with a 6-yard touchdown pass to Cary White with just under seven minutes left in the first quarter. It would be the only passing touchdown of the day for either team.
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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