PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Mark Kachmer scored on a 1-yard run on the first drive of the game, and Brown never gave up the lead in a 38-16 win over Columbia on Saturday.
The Bears (6-4, 5-2 Ivy League) scored the first 28 points in the season finale, and finished in a tie for second place in the conference with Harvard and Yale.
Kachmer finished with 87 yards on 14 carries to lead Brown's rushing attack, which outgained the Lions 194-64 on the ground.
Joe Springer threw for 197 yards and two touchdowns on 15 of 27 passes for the Bears.
Springer's 48-yard pass to Alex Prestley with 6:18 left in the second quarter put Brown ahead 28-0.
Sean Brackett was 13-for-22 passing for 179 yards and a touchdown for Columbia (4-6, 2-5). Andrew Kennedy had a touchdown and 34 yards on six catches, and Leon Ivery added another touchdown and 65 yards on nine carries for the Lions.
Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones was taken to a hospital Wednesday night and treated for a severe headache, according to multiple media reports.
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.
Los Angeles prosecutors have charged a man in connection with the theft of the University of Southern California's copy of O.J. Simpson's Heisman Trophy more than 20 years ago.