Rush hit Davis with TD passes of 34 and 30 yards. The Central Michigan (5-6, 4-3 Mid-American) defense forced three A.J. Doyle interceptions and recovered one fumble while earning its first shutout of the season. Rush was 13 of 21 for 231 yards passing. Davis finished with seven receptions for 154 yards.
Zurlon Tipton rushed for a 3-yard touchdown to open the scoring. Tony Annese had a 34-yard interception return for a touchdown. Ron Coluzzi was perfect from field goal range, making kicks of 33, 33 and 24 yards.
UMass (1-10, 1-6) was held to 169 yards of total offense. The Minutemen now have a six-game losing streak, and have been shut out twice this season. Shadrach Abrokwah led with 20 carries for 93 yards, including a 31-yard carry.
Here are five storylines to keep in mind as USC turns the page and dives into the next recruiting cycle.
As the smallest school Power 5 school, Wake Forest far exceeded expectations by hauling in 20 three-star prospects for a class ranked 50th overall.
Fans have been salivating for more meetings between the Pac-12 and SEC, so even a matchup without each league's top teams is enticing.
The Mountaineers had lost four straight ahead of the game against Texas Tech. They won that one, plus four of the last five to end the season strong.
Heels pick up a big in-state recruiting victory with 2017 DT Riley.
No more gentemen's agreements: The Big Ten's upward trend began when they started recruiting by more modern "rules."