ELON, N.C. -- Dane Romero scored three touchdowns and Wofford scored on four of its first five possessions en route to a 55-20 victory over Elon on Saturday.
Romero scored two first-quarter touchdowns as the Terriers (6-1, 4-0 Southern Conference) took a 34-13 halftime lead on the way to handing Elon (7-2, 5-1) its first conference loss.
Romero finished with 87 rushing yards and three touchdowns, also scoring on a 1-yard run in the third quarter.
Widmyer also was 11 of 17 for 143 yards and a 59-yard touchdown pass to Andy Strickland, who had 101 yards on six catches.
Scott Riddle kept Elon close, going 30 of 45 for 263 yards and two touchdowns, but he also threw three interceptions.
Wofford outgained the Phoenix 473-338.
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.
They play the Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas. But in Boca Raton, Florida, they are playing the "Son" Bowl.
West Virginia quarterback Will Grier will return to school for his senior season, saying he wants "to do even greater things next year."
No charges will be filed against Oklahoma Sooners running back Rodney Anderson, the Cleveland County (Oklahoma) District Attorney announced Thursday. Anderson was accused of rape by a woman earlier this month.
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