Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Eastern Illinois is hiring Northwestern offensive line coach Adam Cushing as its new head coach, sources tell ESPN. Football Scoop first reported the hire. A formal announcement is expected Monday. Cushing spent the past 14 seasons on Northwestern's staff.

WEB VS SEMO (0:27)
Weber St. QB connects for 40-yd TD (0:28)
Weber St. WR makes outstanding catch for TD (0:26)
Maine extends lead on Jefferson's TD run (0:47)
Hester tiptoes down sideline for 70-yard TD (0:50)
Maine airs it out for 41-yard TD (0:53)
Maine scores first on Blair's TD catch (0:30)
Murray State wins on crazy kick return with seconds left (0:59)
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Uncle: Tenn. St. LB showing daily improvement

The uncle of Tennessee State linebacker Christion Abercrombie said Tuesday that Abercrombie is showing daily signs of improvement. Abercrombie underwent emergency surgery for a head injury on Saturday after collapsing on the sideline against Vanderbilt.

Vandy RB takes it to the house for 78-yard TD (0:25)
Tenn St. WR Treon Harris wide open for a 31-yd TD (0:15)
Doege throws to Phouthavong for 22-yd Bowling Green TD (0:24)
EKU's MCleskey Jr. takes off for 68-yd TD run (0:36)
Doege finds Morris for 24-yd Bowling Green TD (0:30)
McClesky Jr. runs in for 3-yd TD (0:27)
Kentucky's Clark runs for 2-yard TD (0:27)
Kentucky's Hoak fights his way 23 yards for TD (0:28)
Trick play leads to a 49-yard TD run for Kentucky (0:37)
Kentucky's Rose runs 3 yards for the TD (0:21)
Big collision leads to incomplete pass for Murray State (0:33)