SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Yonus Davis rushed for a career-high 199
yards in San Jose State's 44-10 win over Louisiana Tech on Saturday
-- the Spartans' seventh straight victory at home.
Davis ran 168 of those yards during the first half, scoring
twice as the Spartans (5-2, 2-1 WAC) continued their best start in
The Spartans held the Bulldogs, who rushed for 344 yards in last
week's win over Utah State, to 41 yards rushing. Saturday's defeat
was the fifth straight loss on the road for Louisiana Tech (2-6,
Davis scored on runs of seven and 90 yards as San Jose State
rushed for a season-high 476 yards -- third-most in school history.
Spartans quarterback Adam Tafralis threw for 163 yards, including a
49-yard touchdown pass to John Broussard, who has caught passes in
29 consecutive games, the longest current streak in the WAC.
William Griffin scored on a one-yard plunge late in the third
quarter to bring the Bulldogs within 30-10. But the Spartans scored
twice in the final period to put the game away.
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.
Former running back Lawrence Phillips has been charged with first-degree murder in the April death of his cellmate at Kern Valley State Prison.