Both teams had to wait an extra day to start their seasons. Lightning delayed the kickoff Thursday night for three hours before officials finally decided to postpone the game.
Kirby finished 15 of 25 for 199 yards passing, including a 28-yard touchdown toss to Jermaine Saffold. Kirby also scored on a pair of short runs for the Bears.
Eastern Kentucky gained just 35 yards rushing, committed three turnovers and converted only 2 of 15 third downs. Logan O'Connor kicked three field goals for the Colonels' only points.
T.J. Pryor threw for 315 yards, but was 22 of 47 with a pair of interceptions.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh says young players at his camps this summer have him convinced that football has a bright future.
GameDay 100: During the Chick-fil-A Bowl in 2013, Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel manages to stay on his feet, scrambling to buy time to complete the touchdown against Duke.
In the dog days of summer, some of the world's most popular sports figures take a crack at sports other than their own.
Kansas State will add experienced safety Dante Barnett to what it appears to be a very solid returning core in the secondary.
On a defense in desperate need of new playmakers, Mondeaux is one of the Ducks' and new DC Brady Hoke's best bets.
Former NFL executive and player Merton Hanks has been named senior associate commissioner of Conference USA. He will be responsible for managing the league's operations for football and baseball.
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