PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas -- John David Baker accounted for five touchdowns as Abilene Christian won 65-45 Saturday in a shootout over Prairie View Saturday.
There were 15 touchdowns and 1,264 yards of total offense between the schools.
Baker threw touchdown passes of 13, 5, 9 and 11 yards, and did not throw an interception. He scored the opening touchdown on a 1-yard run to lead Abilene Christian (6-5) to 692 yards of total offense.
Baker has 36 touchdowns this season, and becomes the fifth quarterback in school history to surpass 3,000 yards passing in a season.
Charcandrick West had touchdown runs 60 and 50 yards to go with his four touchdowns.
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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