PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas -- Jerry Lovelock rushed for three touchdowns and passed for a fourth as Prairie View rolled to a 43-23 win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Saturday.
The Panthers (6-6, 5-4 SWAC) snapped a three-game skid by piling up 597 total yards of offense and scoring 22 unanswered points in the first quarter.
Lovelock, who was 18 of 25 for 134 yards passing, scrambled for 72 yards on the ground as well. Courtney Brown found the end zone on a run from the 19-yard line, and Levon Castillo punched-in a 1-yard TD run as well. The Panthers also scored a safety on a blocked punt.
Arkansas-Pine Bluff (2-9, 2-7) stepped up in the second quarter and matched Prairie View in scoring in the second half, but couldn't recover from its first quarter drought. Benjamin Anderson passed for 226 yards and a touchdown for Golden Lions.
Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones is "doing fine" after he was released from the hospital Wednesday night after being treated for symptoms related to a migraine headache.
Five Rutgers players were charged Thursday with crimes including assault and robbery, another jolt to a program whose coach is embroiled in an ongoing academics-related probe.
The Florida Gators will start Treon Harris at quarterback in Saturday's opener vs. New Mexico State over redshirt freshman Will Grier, coach Jim McElwain said Tuesday.
Baylor University has hired a Philadelphia law firm to independently investigate the university's handling of sexual assault complaints, including one against defensive end Sam Ukwuachu.
Oregon State and former coach Mike Riley face a federal Title IX lawsuit filed by a woman who said she was raped as a result of the coach's failure to correct a sexually violent culture.
James Madison players will wear decals on their helmets during Saturday's season-opening game in memory of the two journalists who were killed during a live television broadcast.