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 in a first-round FCS playoff game.
Weber State was just 2-10 when Jay Hill took the job as head coach. Three years later, the former Utah assistant has led the Wildcats to the FCS playoffs, and they’ll kick off their fifth postseason appearance in program history Saturday at noon.
It's not surprising that North Dakota got off to a fast start in Saturday's Big Sky Conference showdown with Weber State. After starting the season 0-2 the Fighting Hawk are sprinting toward their first FCS playoff berth.
Jadrian Clark hurled a 60-yard touchdown pass to Darryl Denby with 31 seconds remaining as Weber State scored 23 unanswered points to rally past Southern Utah, 37-36 Saturday night to remain undefeated in Big Sky Conference play.
In an otherwise forgettable week for Cougar faithful, Ravens' tight end Dennis PItta proved vital in a Baltimore comeback on Sunday against Cleveland, while former Ute Steve Smith reached 10th all-time in career receiving yards.
Jadrian Clark had 451 total yards and accounted for two touchdowns, including a 10-yard scoring run with 1:42 left, and Weber State beat Sacramento State 14-7 on Saturday night in a non-conference matchup of two Big Sky Conference teams.
This week, along with Utah vs. Southern Utah, Utah State vs. Weber State and BYU vs. Arizona, we'll be picking the Rocky Mountain Showdown between Colorado and Colorado State along with a top 15 ACC/SEC matchup between No. 4 Florida State and No. 11 Ole Miss.