HAMMOND, La. (AP) -- Douglas Sherman rushed for a pair of
first-half touchdowns to help Texas State take a 30-15 victory over
Southeastern Louisiana on Saturday night.
Texas State (4-1, 1-0 Southland Conference) had possession of
the ball for two-thirds of the game, giving Southeastern (1-3, 0-1)
little hope of coming back.
Barrick Nealy completed 13 of 30 passes for 216 yards, including
a 5-yard touchdown pass to Markee White in the third quarter to put
Texas State ahead 20-6.
Trey Willie threw for 232 yards and a pair of touchdowns for
Southeastern, which was playing its first conference game since
Willie hit Hutch Gonzales on a 1-yard touchdown to cap an
eight-play, 75-yard drive to open the second half. Willie hit Jeff
Guidugli with a 1-yard TD toss to cut Texas State's lead to 27-15
in the fourth.
Sherman rushed for 63 yards on 10 carries, scoring on
second-quarter touchdowns of 20 and 6 yards to give Texas State a
13-0 halftime lead.
The Bobcats, who improved to 9-0 all-time against Southeastern,
had 393 total yards.
A UCLA football player was suspended indefinitely Friday after he was arrested on suspicion of rape.
The tougher tests await down the road for No. 3 Baylor Bears, but coach Art Briles has seen enough of his Bears to know this is his best team.
A decision has been made that Randy Edsall will not be the football coach at Maryland next season, and discussions are taking place about how and when to separate, a source said Thursday night.
Appalachian State's board of trustees has approved a five-year contract for third-year football coach Scott Satterfield, who guided the Mountaineers through the transition from FCS to FBS.
Florida State running back Mario Pender has been released from the hospital but could be given a medical redshirt if he cannot return to the field this season.
The University of Wisconsin agreed to a 10-year deal with Under Armour on Friday worth a total of $96 million in cash and the retail value of products received.