Miami (FL) quarterback D’Eriq King transferred from Houston to show his skills on the big stage and contend for the College Football Playoff. For the second straight week, he orchestrated a second-half comeback to keep the Hurricanes in the mix.
King threw for 255 yards and one touchdown, and also found the end zone on the ground en route to a 25-24 win. Down 24-13 late in the third quarter, King and the ‘Canes embarked on a 13-play, 75-yard drive that ended with a 6-yard touchdown run by Cam’Ron Harris. King threw for 48 yards on the drive to swing