WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- Keith McBride ran for 163 yards and two touchdowns as William & Mary trounced Georgia State 35-3 Saturday night in a Colonial Athletic Association game.
The Tribe (1-4, 1-2) out-rushed Georgia State 312 yards to 92. After Wil Lutz kicked a 37-yard, first-quarter field goal for the Panthers (0-5, 0-1) to open the scoring, William & Mary scored 35 unanswered points. Twenty-eight came off four of Georgia State's seven turnovers.
In his first start, Georgia State quarterback Ronnie Bell was intercepted four times while completing 13 of 26 passes for 157 yards. Donald Russell led the Panthers with 107 yards rushing. Bell's fumble on a sack was one of three lost by Georgia State.
Patrick Towles follows a recent trend in the ACC -- and at Boston College -- with a graduate transfer at quarterback.
Kelley's decommitment leaves Oregon with just one commit in the 2017 class and the Ducks searching for momentum as their QB carousel continues.
Source: Ohio State quarterback Stephen Collier suffered a torn ACL in his left knee during the team's spring game.
After struggling mightily under coach Sylvester Croom, Mississippi State has soared under Dan Mullen, playing in a record six straight bowl games.
If the Big 12 decides to expand, Memphis appears to be a likely candidate.
Josh Boutte lost his starting job just two quarters into last season, but after an impressive spring he's positioned for a bounce-back year.
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