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Barron shines in debut, Weber State beats Idaho State 49-21

Bronson Barron passed for 312 yards and four touchdowns in his college debut, and Weber State beat Idaho State 49-21 in the spring season and Big Sky Conference opener for both teams

Lindsey, Nicholls St. smashes Lamar in a 55-0 KO

Quarterback Lindsey Scott Jr. accounted for six touchdowns throwing for three and running for three and Nicholls State dismantled Lamar 55-0 in a Southland Conference opener for both teams

Dixie State forces 5 turnovers to defeat Tarleton St. 26-14

Kody Wilstead passed for 350 yards and a touchdown, ran for another and Dixie State forced five turnovers upending Tarleton State 26-14 in a clash of Division I newcomers

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Peevy leads Mercer over The Citadel 42-28, snaps 4-game skid

Carter Peevy threw three touchdown passes, and Mercer snapped a four-game losing streak with a 42-28 victory over The Citadel

Northern Arizona beats Southern Utah on final play 34-33

Keondre Wudtee threw a 2-yard TD pass to Coleman Owen on the final play of the game, and Northern Arizona beat Southern Utah 34-33 in the spring season and Big Sky Conference opener for both teams

Aiken rallies Gardner-Webb in onslaught against Elon

Carlton Aiken overcame three interceptions with two touchdowns running and Gardner-Webb took control in the third quarter to mount a 42-20 comeback win against Elon

QBs lead ground game in Kennesaw St. win over D-II Shorter

Quarterback Tommy Bryant ran for three touchdowns and Kyle Glover ran for 87 yards and Kennesaw State overwhelmed  NCAA Division II-member Shorter 35-3

VMI tops Furman 14-13, flukey late fumble helps in win

Reece Udinksi, the Southern Conference preseason offensive player of the year, passed for 248 yards and a pair of touchdowns as VMI edged Furman 14-13

Samford uses big second half to run away from Catamounts

Liam Welch threw for two touchdowns and ran for three more in leading Samford to a 55-27 victory over Western Carolina

Missouri State beats Western Illinois 30-24

Jaden Johnson threw a touchdown pass and Jose Pizano kicked three field goals in the second half to help Missouri State beat Western Illinois 30-24

Camp, S. Dakota step up and shell shock Illinois St. 27-20

Carson Camp threw for 221 yards and a pair of touchdowns and South Dakota’s defense helped key the Coyotes in a 27-20 comeback win against Illinois State in a Missouri Valley Conference opener for both teams

Incarnate Word beats McNeese State 48-20

Cameron Ward was 24 of 35 for 306 yards, four touchdowns and no interceptions to help Incarnate Word open its season with a 48-20 win over McNeese State

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S. Illinois ends North Dakota State's 39-game winning streak

Javon Williams Jr. and Romeir Elliott each had a pair of touchdown runs, and Southern Illinois beat top-ranked North Dakota State 38-14 that ended the Bison’s 39-game winning streak

Northern Iowa shuts out YSU 21-0 as Williams scores twice

Dom Williams scored a pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns and Northern Iowa smothered Youngstown State 21-0

North Dakota upsets South Dakota State 28-17

Otis Weah had a 40-yard TD run in the fourth quarter and North Dakota rallied for a 28-17 upset over South Dakota State 28-17

Delaware State fends off Howard 17-10 to start MEAC season

Delaware State quarterback Jared Lewis ran for 81 yards and a touchdown and the Hornets used a late pick-6 to beat Howard 17-10 in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener for both teams

Arnold passes for 223 yards, Chattanooga tops Wofford 24-13

Drayton Arnold passed for 223 yards with a touchdown and guided four scoring drives as Chattanooga surged past Wofford 24-13

James Madison scores 20 unanswered to beat Robert Morris

Cole Johnson threw for two touchdowns, Percy Agyei-Obese added two scores on the ground, and James Madison scored 20 unanswered points to beat Robert Morris 36-16

Skelton, Southern take over late, beat Alabama St. 24-21

Ladarius Skelton passed for a touchdown and ran for another, Chase Foster scored on a 14-yard interception return and Southern held on to beat Alabama State 24-21 in the opener for both teams in a season delayed by the coronavirus pandemic

Column: Names of Black athletes need to adorn stadiums

As Black History Month comes to a close, there have been myriad tributes to the accomplishments of African Americans in sports arenas across the land

Football schools? Ohio State, Alabama thriving in hoops, too

Ohio State and Alabama are still contending for a national championship six weeks after playing for the football title

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Akinjo, Arizona pull away from Washington State 69-53

James Akinjo scored 19 points and Arizona shut down Washington State, pulling away for a 69-53 victory

AP Top 25 Podcast: Humans vs. math in early 2021…

By the numbers, 2021 looks promising for Miami

Ex-Wisconsin receiver Cephus sues school over 2018 expulsion

Former Wisconsin wide receiver Quintez Cephus is suing the university over a sexual assault investigation that resulted in his temporary expulsion in 2018