HATTIESBURG, Miss. -- Darrin Reaves rushed for a season-high 223 yards and two touchdowns and Alabama-Birmingham erased a 16-point halftime deficit to defeat Southern Mississippi 27-19 Saturday night.
The Golden Eagles (0-9, 0-6 Conference USA) led 16-0 at the half, but the Blazers (2-7, 1-4) scored three second-half touchdowns and hit two long field goals to seal the comeback.
Reaves rushed for 169 of his 223 yards in the second half and scored on plays of 14 and 8 yards.
Reaves' first touchdown put the Blazers on the board just after the half. His second put the game out of reach with 2:41 left.
The Blazers' defense held Southern Miss to 117 yards of total offense and forced two second-half turnovers.
South Florida coach Willie Taggart will add former NFL quarterback Shaun King to his coaching staff, according to a source, as co-offensive coordinator Danny Hope resigned.
Myles Gaskin and the Huskies offense took off at the end of 2015, and with most of the starting O-line back, the good times should continue for Gaskin.
Quarterback will be a major focus as the Pac-12 turns its focus to 2016, with new starters popping up all over a league that has turnover throughout.
The Cavaliers' class ranks 60th nationally and 12th in the ACC, ahead of only Syracuse and Boston College. But they addressed several needs.
The Vols needed to find some immediate help in the secondary, and they brough in a group of top prospects who will compete for immediate playing time.
The Big 12's coaches and staffs weighed in on the most unheralded recruits and who they think may make the biggest impact next season.