Elon (1-1) led 21-7 with under three minutes left in the third quarter before the teams combined for five touchdowns, the final score coming on Cyphers' 30-yard run around right end with six minutes left in the game to break a 28-28 tie. The Citadel reached Elon territory on its final drive before stalling with a minute remaining.
Thomas went over 100 yards for the third time in his career, scoring on runs of 6 and 20 yards.
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Air Force runs over Utah State 35-7 behind Daniels
— Haaziq Daniels had the longest touchdown pass of his career and one of four Air Force rushing touchdowns and the Falcons dominated Utah State 35-7 on Thursday night.
Jake Garcia decommits from USC Trojans
QB prospect Jake Garcia decommitted from USC on Thursday night, leaving the Trojans with just one signal-caller, Miller Moss, for this year's class.
La Tech plays for 1st time since Halloween, tops North Texas
— Israel Tucker carried it 37 times for 161 yards and two touchdowns, and Louisiana Tech beat North Texas 42-31 on Thursday night in its first game since Halloween.
Virginia brings momentum into matchup with solid BC team
Virginia brings plenty of momentum into Saturday's matchup with Boston College, which may be playing its last game of the season.
Alabama's Nick Saban cleared to travel with team to LSU on Friday
Alabama coach Nick Saban, who tested positive for COVID-19 on Nov. 24, has been cleared to travel with the team to LSU on Friday.