Cyrus began a string of 28 straight first-half points for Alabama State (2-2, 2-1 SWAC) with a 5-yard score. A 28-yard touchdown pass from Daniel Duhart to Everett Miles, a short touchdown run by Crowell and a 19-yard interception return for a score by Daer Washington gave the Hornets a 28-7 halftime lead.
Grambling State (0-4, 0-2) cut it to 28-21 in the third with two touchdown passes from D.J. Williams to Anthony McGhee. The Hornets responded the following possession with a Cyrus 26-yard touchdown run and pulled away in the fourth with two more touchdown runs, including a 28-yarder by Crowell. Crowell tallied 129 yards on 14 carries.
Chester Rogers had six receptions for 131 yards and a touchdown for Grambling State.
For TCU in 2015 it was Texas Tech, but a Big 12 title could be on the line for the Horned Frogs biggest game in 2016.
Tennessee has reported 18 Level III violations to the NCAA since May, including four in football and three in women's basketball.
Washington State returns the nation's top quarterback in terms of yards per game in Luke Falk, but who's going to protect his blind side?
Florida's defense struggled late in the season in losses to Florida State, Alabama and Michigan.
Georgia Tech got some much-needed help in the trenches on signing day, nabbing seven linemen, including its only ESPN 300 prospect -- Parker Braun.
An already-strong Wolverines secondary looks even better post-Recruiting Day, while the offensive linemen will need to step up.
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|Prairie View A&M||8-1||8-2|