CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Zac Thomas threw for 295 yards and three touchdowns and ran for another score and Appalachian State dominated Charlotte 45-9 on Saturday night in the first gridiron meeting of the in-state rivals.
The victory came a week after the Mountaineers lost to No. 10-ranked Penn State 45-38 in overtime.
Thomas completed all 14 of his pass attempts and hit Sutton (155 yards on three receptions) on a 90-yard TD pass in the fourth quarter. Thomas Hennigan returned a punt 59 yards for a third-quarter score and Austin Exford recovered a fumble in the end zone for a score.
Charlotte's Jonathan Cruz kicked second-quarter field goals of 46, 54 and 48 yards -- the most field goals in a game for the 49ers -- with the 54-yarder the longest by a freshman in school history.
Cordeiro's 3 TD passes help Hawaii rally, beat UNLV 35-28
Freshman Chevan Cordeiro came on in the fourth quarter and threw three touchdown passes to help Hawaii beat UNLV 35-28 on Saturday night and snap a four-game losing streak.
Taylor lights up Purdue on the ground
Wisconsin RB Jonathan Taylor rushes for 321 yards and 3 TDs, giving him the 3rd most rushing yards in a single game in school history.
Michigan in danger of losing next week
Joey Galloway's and Jesse Palmer's Top 5 for the College Football Playoff doesn't change and agree Michigan could lose next week vs. Ohio State.
Oregon holds off late Arizona State rally to win 31-29
Justin Herbert threw for 262 yards and two touchdowns in what might be his last game at Autzen Stadium and Oregon held off a late rally by Arizona State to win 31-29 and knock the Sun Devils out of contention for a spot in the Pac-12 championship game.
Minshew's 7 TDs lead No. 8 Washington St over Arizona 69-28
Gardner Minshew threw a school-record seven touchdown passes and No. 8 Washington State routed Arizona 69-28 on Saturday night, continuing the Cougars' longshot bid for the College Football Playoff.
McMaryion finds Jordan for 86-yard TD
Fresno State QB Marcus McMaryion tosses a pass to WR Jamire Jordan, who shakes a defender and speeds for an 86-yard touchdown.