There wasn't much Wofford and The Citadel, two Southern Conference rivals that run the triple option on offense, weren't going to know about each other on Saturday.
Jeremiah Briscoe threw for 363 yards and five touchdowns, giving him an FCS record 57 this season, and fifth-seeded Sam Houston State held off Chattanooga 41-36 in a quarterfinal game on Saturday
A staple of the program for nearly decades, Bruce Fowler resigned as Furman's football coach after six seasons Friday.
A return to the FCS playoffs after 10 years had Youngstown State not wanting to give up the football Saturday.
Devin Watson made two interceptions in the fourth quarter, Tyler Vaughn had a safety just before halftime and Wofford held off Charleston Southern 15-14 on Saturday in the opening round of the FC
Alejandro Bennifield threw for two touchdowns to Alphonso Stewart, rushed for another and Derrick Craine ran for 160 yards and a score in Chattanooga's 45-14 victory over Weber State on Saturday
North Dakota State, the No. 1 seed in the FCS Playoffs, will begin its quest for a sixth straight national championship next week. The first round kicks off this weekend.
Weber State, whose football team will play at Chattanooga on Saturday, is aiding a Chattanooga, Tennessee, community in mourning after a school bus tragedy earlier this week.
Jalen Hurts passed for three touchdowns and rushed for 68 yards to help No. 1 Alabama overcome a slow start and beat FCS team Chattanooga 31-3 on Saturday night.
Hurts finds Dieter for second time
Jalen Hurts throws his third touchdown pass of the game, throwing one yard to Gerhig Dieter near the right sideline. Alabama leads Chattanooga 31-3 late in the fourth quarter.
Bama pulling away in third quarter
Damien Harris uses a stiff arm to discard a tackler and runs 25 yards for a touchdown as No. 1 Alabama takes a 21-3 lead over Chattanooga late in the third quarter.
Hurts throws second TD pass
This one was 46 yards shorter. Jalen Hurts rolls right and finds Gehrig Dieter for a 1-yard score as Alabama leads Chattanooga 14-3 in the second quarter.
No. 1 Alabama finally takes lead
Bama gets it going with Jalen Hurts finding Calvin Ridley in the middle of the end zone for a 47-yard touchdown pass. The Crimson Tide lead Chattanooga 7-3 in the second quarter.
Deebo Samuel scored three touchdowns, including a 100-yard kickoff return, Rico Dowdle ran for 226 yards and South Carolina became eligible for a bowl in coach Will Muschamp's first year with a 4
Watch: Chattanooga at No. 1 Alabama
ESPN's FPI gives Alabama a 99 chance to beat Chattanooga. In the teams' previous 12 meetings, the Crimson Tide have shut out the Mocs seven times, including the past two games. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN
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