JACKSONVILLE. Ala. -- Troymaine Pope rushed for three touchdowns and was one of four players to rush for more than 100 yards as Jacksonville State beat Jacksonville 48-13 on Saturday night.
Pope had a game-leading 160 on 16 carries. Miles Jones ran 20 times for 138 yards, Eli Jenkins finished with 128 and DaMarcus James ran for 105. Jenkins and James each ran had touchdown runs as Jacksonville State finished with 568 in total offense, including 523 rushing yards.
The Gamecocks scored 30 consecutive points on six straight drives to end the second quarter and into the third, including a 30-yard interception return for a touchdown by Pierre Warren.
Less than four months removed from his transfer to Florida State, Everett Golson has been named the Seminoles' starting quarterback.
After hinting at it for more than a week, LSU coach Les Miles confirmed Monday that Brandon Harris will start at quarterback in Saturday's opener against McNeese State.
USC AD Pat Haden said he had "thoughtful conversations" with medical professionals and that "a lot of careful thought was given" before deciding on a course of action for coach Steve Sarkisian.
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.
With less than a week to go before the season opener, No. 9 Georgia finally has a starting quarterback. Coach Mark Richt announced Monday that Greyson Lambert had won the starting job.
Sales of beer with Joe Paterno's name on it are so brisk that the company that makes it is gearing up for a second run after just a week on the shelves.