SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) -- Nick Hartigan ran for two
touchdowns to lead Brown to a 20-13 win over Rhode Island on
Hartigan, who ran for 161 yards on 39 carries, gave Brown (2-1)
the lead in the second quarter with his second TD, on a 10-yard
Rhode Island (2-2) cut the score to 14-13 with 9:13 left in the
first half on Jason Ham's 4-yard run.
Brown kicker Steve Morgan hit a 23-yard field goal with eight
seconds left in the half giving the Bears a 17-13 halftime. He
added a field goal in the second half.
Rhode Island opened the scoring when Virgil Gray returned a
fumble 34 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter.
Brown answered with Hartigan's first touchdown of the day, from
10 yards out.
Jayson Davis ran for 90 yards and passed for 36 more to lead
Brown holds a 65-44-2 edge in the series between the Ocean State
rivals, which dates back to 1909.
Joey Counts scored on a 1-yard run on fourth-and-goal with 2 seconds left to give Montana a 38-35 victory over four-time defending FCS champion North Dakota State on Saturday.
Transfer Vernon Adams will be the starting quarterback when Oregon begins its season against Eastern Washington on Sept. 5.
Tim Beckman is threatening legal action after Illinois fired him as football coach Friday amid allegations of influencing medical decisions and pressuring players to play hurt.
LSU offensive coordinator Cam Cameron revealed in a post-practice news conference that he has been treated for prostate cancer but plans to coach this season.
The woman who accused former Baylor defensive end Sam Ukwuachu of raping her in 2013 has hired a Title IX law firm to represent her in potential civil litigation.
Arkansas tight end C.J. O'Grady has been arrested by Fayetteville police and charged with driving while intoxicated and being a minor in possession of alcohol.