NORFOLK, Va. -- DeAngelo Branche rushed for 170 yards and a touchdown and Dwight Fluker-Berry scored on a 50-yard fumble return as Norfolk State defeated North Carolina A&T 23-14 Saturday.
With Branche carrying the ball 38 times, the Spartans (1-1, 1-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) had 195 yards on the ground while holding the Aggies (0-2, 0-1) to 31 yards rushing.
Brandon Hover scored on a 9-yard fumble recovery to pull North Carolina A&T within 13-7 at halftime.
After Corwin Hammond forced Shelton Morgan to fumble at midfield and Fluker-Berry ran it in for the score, Ryan Estep's 27-yard field goal made it 23-7 with 1:52 left.
Torrian Warren returned the ensuing kickoff 78 yards for an Aggies touchdown.
Randy Edsall will coach Maryland against No. 1 Ohio State on Saturday, the school announced Thursday as rumors swirled about the coach's job status going forward.
Linebacker Myles Jack, who suffered a season-ending knee injury, said Thursday he decided to leave UCLA and enter the 2016 NFL draft because he wants to be compensated for his skills.
Rutgers receiver Leonte Carroo returned to practice Thursday after charges that he attacked a woman he used to date were dropped, and he said he was "lucky" to be playing again.
South Carolina has decided to give up Saturday's home game against No. 7 LSU because of devastating floods that have hit the state, moving the game to Baton Rouge.
Texas says longhorn steer mascot Bevo XIV has a "life-threatening condition" and won't travel to Dallas for the team's rivalry game Saturday against No. 10 Oklahoma at the Cotton Bowl.
West Virginia All-Big 12 safety Karl Joseph is out for the remainder of the season after injuring his knee during a non-contact drill in Tuesday's practice.