LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- David Fales threw for 276 yards and four touchdowns on Saturday and San Jose State rolled to a 47-7 victory over New Mexico State.
San Jose State (8-2, 4-1 Western Athletic) started putting points on the board early, as Fales and Chandler Jones collaborated on two scoring passes in the first half.
Fales completed 12 of 18 passes. Jones caught five passes for 101 yards.
San Jose State also played tough defense, holding New Mexico State (1-9, 0-5) to 120 yards on the ground and only 100 through the air.
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.
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.
A final decision in Ohio State's quarterback derby won't be revealed until just before the season kicks off, but Urban Meyer isn't ruling out playing both his decorated candidates.