GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Tarik Cohn and Ricky Lewis ran for two touchdowns apiece as North Carolina rolled to a 41-14 win over Savannah State on Saturday.
Cohen had two of his scores, including a 49-yarder, in the first half as the Aggies (6-4, 3-4 MEAC) raced to a 35-0 lead.
Cohen, a freshman, finished with 98 yards on just 10 carries to break the 1,000-yard barrier. He is just the seventh Bulldog to reach that milestone.
The Aggies had great balance with 230 yards on the ground. Defensively they limited Savannah State to 19 yards on 20 attempts.
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.
|North Carolina A&T||7-1||10-2|
|North Carolina Central||7-1||8-3|
|South Carolina State||6-2||7-4|