HAMPTON, Va. (AP) -- Alonzo Coleman rushed for 180 yards and two
touchdowns Thursday night and Hampton forced three turnovers in a
34-17 victory against Bethune-Cookman.
The Pirates (9-1, 6-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) broke the
game open in the third quarter, scoring twice to take a 27-10 lead.
Coleman started it with a 4-yard run and Kevin Beverly added the
first of his two TDs on a 6-yard run.
Bethune-Cookman (5-4, 3-3) fumbled the ball away twice and had
one pass intercepted. The Wildcats scored on Jimmie Russell's
10-yard pass to Eric Weems, a fumble recovery by Victor Johnson in
the end zone and Jesus Cortez's 25-yard field goal.
Coleman also scored on an 11-yard run, and Beverly added a
14-yard run late.
Hampton won in spite of being penalized 14 times for 135 yards.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said Tuesday he has informed competing quarterbacks Jake Rudock and Shane Morris of his decision on a starter for the Wolverines' opener Thursday night at Utah.
Michigan State quarterback and Heisman Trophy hopeful Connor Cook said he was disappointed his teammates didn't vote him among the team's three captains this season.
No. 5 Michigan State will start redshirt freshman Vayante Copeland at one of its two cornerback spots Friday night at Western Michigan.
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.