RUSTON, La. -- Louisiana Tech amassed 839 yards in total offense en route to a 70-28 victory against Idaho Saturday night.
Kenneth Dixon rushed for 232 yards and six touchdowns for the Bulldogs (6-1, 1-0 Western Athletic Conference), and Colby Cameron was 29 of 37 for 400 yards and two touchdowns passing. Myles White caught six passes for 100 yards and a score.
Dixon's six TDs broke Arry Moody's 36-year-old single-game record of five set against Northeast Louisiana in 1976. He has rushed for 16 TDs this season.
The 839 yards also were a single-game school record and the most by a Football Bowl Subdivision team this season.
Louisiana Tech led 56-21 at the half -- the 56 points tied a WAC single-game record -- and did not score in the fourth quarter.
The Vandals (1-7, 1-2) managed a touchdown in the final period on Dominique Blackmon's 1-yard pass to Michael LaGrone.
Perry Hills will start at quarterback Saturday for Maryland against top-ranked Ohio State, the latest development in the three-way battle to be the Terrapins' starter under center.
A UCLA football player was suspended indefinitely Friday after he was arrested on suspicion of rape.
The tougher tests await down the road for No. 3 Baylor Bears, but coach Art Briles has seen enough of his Bears to know this is his best team.
A decision has been made that Randy Edsall will not be the football coach at Maryland next season, and discussions are taking place about how and when to separate, a source said Thursday night.
Florida State running back Mario Pender has been released from the hospital but could be given a medical redshirt if he cannot return to the field this season.
The University of Wisconsin agreed to a 10-year deal with Under Armour on Friday worth a total of $96 million in cash and the retail value of products received.