NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Garry Coles scored two third-quarter touchdowns to lead Sacred Heart to a 44-24 victory over Iona Saturday.
Coles' first touchdown came on a 45-yard pass from Dale Fink with 13:36 left in the quarter. He followed that with a 14-yard run 40 seconds later to give the Pioneers (3-0) a 34-17 lead.
Fink was 23-for-30 for 256 yards and three touchdowns.
Nick Rossetti completed 18 of 24 passes for 266 yards, one interception and one touchdown for the Gaels (1-2).
Fink threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to Rich Rossi with 15 seconds left in the first half and Sacred Heart took a 20-17 lead after making the 2-point conversion
West Virginia running back Justin Crawford will skip the Mountaineers' bowl game to focus on preparing for the 2018 NFL draft.
Texas Tech defensive coordinator David Gibbs signed a new two-year contract through the 2019 season.
Oregon running back Royce Freeman is the latest high-profile player to sit out his team's bowl game to avoid the risk of injury with a potentially lucrative NFL career coming into focus.
UCF RB Adrian Killins says that Auburn is in for a rude awakening in the Peach Bowl because they haven't "seen any speed like we have here."
UCF running back Adrian Killins Jr. says the Knights will have a leg up on Auburn in the speed department because as a whole, SEC teams "don't have a lot of speed."
Florida State President John Thrasher believes his football facilities compare favorably to any in the country, and there is still some bad blood between he and Jimbo Fisher.
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