The Gamecocks (8-0, 5-0 Ohio Valley Conference) spotted the Governors (2-5, 1-3) a 3-0 lead on Stephen Stansell's 50-yard field goal, then racked up eight touchdowns and 539 yards total offense while holding Austin Peay to 157 yards, just 67 on 35 rushing attempts. The Governors held a 30:54-29:06 advantage in time of possession.
Blanchard passed to Denzel Cheeks for a 3-yard touchdown that put the Gamecocks ahead, and a 1-yard run by Freeney gave them a 14-3 lead.
Ivory threw 13- and 3-yard touchdown passes to James Shaw, and Blanchard threw a 2-yard touchdown to Jamal Young in a 21-point second quarter. Freeney scored on 1- and 30-yard runs in the third quarter.
South Carolina AD Ray Tanner is not "100 percent sure" Saturday's game vs. No. 7 LSU will be played at Williams-Brice Stadium because of devastating floods that hit the state.
UCLA junior linebacker Myles Jack has withdrawn from school and will enter the NFL draft, making the decision just weeks after suffering a season-ending knee injury.
The Oklahoma State Cowboys' defense has lost senior middle linebacker Ryan Simmons for the season because of a knee injury.
A judge has dismissed simple assault charges against Rutgers wide receiver Leonte Carroo after the woman he allegedly attacked after a football game said she didn't want to testify.
Colorado coach Mike MacIntyre said he was sorry for getting into a sideline altercation with an assistant coach during a 41-24 loss to Oregon over the weekend.
The Fresno County District Attorney's office has filed charges against Fresno State QB Zack Greenlee and a teammate after both were arrested last month during a house party near the campus.