ATHENS, Ohio -- Boo Jackson threw for three touchdowns and had a rushing score as Ohio's defense put constant pressure on the quarterback in a 38-31 win over Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday.
Jackson completed 16 of 22 passes for 240 yards but had four interceptions for the Bobcats (6-3). He also rushed for 74 yards on 11 carries, scoring on a 7-yard run in the first quarter.
But Ohio regained the lead for good in the fourth quarter when Jackson connected with Terrence McCrae on a 13-yard touchdown to give the Bobcats a 24-17 advantage. Jackson also had passing scores of 3 and 24 yards.
McGuire finished with 384 yards on 25 of 39 passing and one interception for Louisiana-Lafayette.
A final decision in Ohio State's quarterback derby won't be revealed until just before the season kicks off, but Urban Meyer isn't ruling out playing both his decorated candidates.
Baylor coach Art Briles said Monday his fourth-ranked Bears have not been distracted by the swirling controversy surrounding the program's handling of former defensive end Sam Ukwuachu.
Junior transfer Chad Kelly, the nephew of NFL Hall of Famer Jim Kelly, will start at quarterback for Ole Miss in the Rebels' opener against Tennessee Martin on Saturday.
Florida linebacker Antonio Morrison, who injured his left knee in January and needed two surgeries to repair the damage, will play in Saturday's opener against New Mexico State.
Middle Tennessee coach Rick Stockstill has named his son, redshirt freshman Brent Stockstill, his starting quarterback for the Blue Raiders' season opener against Jackson State.
A grand jury has indicted a former college football player for violating North Carolina's sports agent law by providing money to a former Tar Heels player.