Sunday's regional roundup
First-half turnovers dug a hole for Wake Forest in its 36-24 loss to Utah State on Saturday night. An absence of any sort of running attack made it impossible to climb out in the end.
Saturday's HPU, regional roundup
North Carolina State took control early en route to an impressive road win.
Bra'Lon Cherry rushed for two touchdowns and caught a third, Jacoby Brissett threw two touchdown passes and the Wolfpack beat South Florida 49-17 on Saturday.
Shaun Wilson's first carry went for a long touchdown. His last one went for a record.
Following his team's victory over No. 17 Virginia Tech on Saturday, East Carolina coach Ruffin McNeill sought out his quarterback Shane Carden and they shared a lengthy embrace in the south end zone of Lane Stadium.
When we bought the picture, there was a bit of controversy.
It may not always have been pretty, but the High Point Christian football team remains undefeated through the first four weeks of the season.
High Point Central decided to change things on Friday.
Friday's prep roundup
FRIDAY PREP FOOTBALL SCOREBOARD: High Point Christian 22, Hickory Grove 15; Western Guilford 24, SW Guilford 20; HP Central 52, Grimsley 13; Ledford 37, East Davidson 0 (Thursday); Union Pines 35, Trinity 30; Bishop McGuinness 20, Wheatmore 0; Glenn 45, R.J. Reynolds 21; Ragsdale 25, Page 21; Southern Guilford 42, Eastern Randolph 13; Idle this week: T.W. Andrews, Thomasville
Friday's HPU roundup
Week four of the prep football regular season brings some hard-hitting neighborhood rivalries.
Dalton Harris propelled the offense with 18 carries that went for 213 yards and three touchdowns. A powerful defensive front held up its end as well, pitching a shutout of a former Central Carolina 2-A Conference foe.
Wheatmore executed well offensively throughout and clamped down defensively when it needed to in beating Trinity 25-14, 25-19, 25-9 on Thursday at Trinity.