Dylan Hopkins threw three touchdown passes and UAB beat North Texas 40-6 at Conference USA’s opener on Saturday night.
Hopkins completed 6 out of 7 202-yard passes with a scoring throw to Gerrit Prince and a 38-yard touchdown pass to Trea Shropshire.
Prince finished three receptions at 136 yards. He caught a 42-yard touchdown pass in the second half of the first quarter, and his 61-yard player went 24-0 early in the second quarter.
DeWayne McBride and Larry Wooden each made a one-yard touchdown run at UAB (2-1, 1-0).
DeAndre Tory was in a hurry 82 yards with a 24-carry in North Texas (1-2, 0-1). Jace Ruder threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to Detraveon Brown at the beginning of the fourth quarter.
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