Edelman had 158 yards rushing and one touchdown, while Jarvis had 105 yards and four touchdowns, to lead a rushing attack that netted 305 yards. Edelman was also 10-of-17 passing for 107 yards and one touchdown through the air to complement his rushing attack.
The Flashes (2-6, 1-3) found themselves down 7-3 at the end of the first quarter, but exploded for 28 points in the second quarter, all courtesy of Jarvis.
Miami's offense gained 318 total yards, but was hurt by four fumbles that were all recovered by Kent State.
UCLA junior linebacker Myles Jack has withdrawn from school and will enter the NFL draft, making the decision just weeks after suffering a season-ending knee injury.
Auburn senior receiver D'haquille Williams has been dismissed from the team.
Alabama coach Nick Saban took exception with the media's outlook on his team prior to Saturday's win at Georgia, lashing out at those who "buried" the Crimson Tide.
DraftKings and FanDuel continued to defend their integrity after the disclosure that a DraftKings employee won $350,000 with information used in a way that some have likened to insider trading.
Despite a 1-4 start to the season and a 7-11 record since taking over at Texas, coach Charlie Strong has ongoing support from school officials and key boosters, according to several sources.
As much confidence as LSU coach Les Miles expresses in the abilities of his receivers, he has apparently decided to see if the threat of lost playing time sharpens their focus.