Carter Stanley threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to Daylon Charlot with 2:20 left in the game, and Kansas rallied for a 24-17 victory over Indiana State in Lawrence, Kan., on Saturday to avoid saddling new coach Les Miles with a devastating defeat in his debut.

The Sycamores had clawed back from a 16-3 deficit, taking the lead when Stanley fumbled in the end zone and Inoke Moala recovered it for a touchdown with 4:24 left in the game.

West Virginia 20, James Madison 13 — At Morgantown, W.Va.: Austin Kendall threw two second-half touchdown passes in his debut for West Virginia, which needed a rally to hold off James Madison.

Texas Tech 45, Montana State 10 — At Lubbock, Texas: Alan Bowman threw for 436 yards with two touchdowns and ran for another score as Texas Tech won its first game under coach Matt Wells, beating FCS Montana State.

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