TOLEDO, Ohio -- MiQuale Lewis rushed for 157 yards and two touchdowns and Ball State broke away from a tight game at the half to beat Toledo 31-0 Saturday night to remain unbeaten.
Lewis carried 31 times and scored on runs of 3 and 1 yards for the Cardinals (6-0, 3-0 Mid-American Conference). All they had to show for the first half was a 22-yard field goal by Ian McGarvey.
After taking the second-half kickoff, quarterback Nate Davis led a 10-play, 74-yard march that he capped with a 1-yard touchdown run.
Lewis then scored late in the quarter before the Cardinals added two more scores -- another Lewis run and Cory Sykes' 57-yard dash -- in a 2 1/2-minute span midway through the fourth period.
Toledo (1-4, 1-1) lost its third straight home game for the first time in 15 years and was shut out by a MAC opponent for the first time since 1985. The Rockets managed just 157 yards of total offense, rushing for 14 yards on 19 attempts.
Davis completed 18-of-30 passes for 242 yards. Sykes added 90 yards on seven rushes.
Morgan Williams was Toledo's top ground-gainer with 12 net yards on 10 attempts. Opelt completed 21-of-31 passes for just 143 yards with one interception.
Miami has lost running back Gus Edwards for the entire season because of a left foot injury.
Virginia Tech will wear a decal on its helmets against No. 1 Ohio State on Monday night to honor slain Roanoke television journalists Alison Parker and Adam Ward.
South Carolina football players will wear stickers on their helmets this season to honor the nine people who died in a shooting at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston this past June.
Washington has found its starting quarterback, but coach Chris Petersen said the Huskies will keep that information under wraps until Friday's season opener at No. 23 Boise State.
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.