November 3 SWAC Football Recap

Around the SWAC Grambling State 24, Mississippi Valley State 19 Alabama A&M 45, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 14 Alabama State 30, Texas Southern 21 New Mexico State 52, Alcorn State 42 Featured Game of the Day Jackson State 34, Prairie View A&M 28 JACKSON, MS – In what was essentially an elimination game to be included in the SWAC Football Championship Game picture, the host Tigers built a 24-7 halftime lead and then needed to stave off a late charge by the Panthers. Prairie View A&M (3-6, 2-3 SWAC) outscored Jackson State…

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South Carolina State defeats Delaware State 30-19

From dsuhornetcom: Orangeburg, S.C. (Oct. 20, 2018) — South Carolina State scored two touchdowns after blocking punts and another on an interception return in a 30-19 win over Delaware State in a MEAC contest on homecoming Saturday at Oliver C. Stadium this afternoon. The Bulldogs won for the second time in three games to improve to 2-5 overall and 2-2 in the MEAC, while the Hornets are winless in seven games, including four league contests this season. Delaware State won the total yardage battle, 410-404, highlighted by a 217-136 edge…

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Week 7 MEAC Football Honors

    Howard wide receiver Jequez Ezzard was selected as the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Offensive Player of the Week, the conference announced today. Morgan State’s Ian McBorrough was named Defensive Player of the Week while Bethune-Cooknan’s L’Dre Barnes received Offensive Lineman of the Week honors. Florida A&M defensive back Herman Jackson was tabbed Rookie of the Week while North Carolina A&T State’s Malik Wilson and Howard’s Faraji Joseph were named Co-Specialists of the Week.       OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK Jequez Ezzard Howard WR 5-9 | 190 | Jr. College Park, Ga. Ezzard made history…

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Week 7 SIAC Football Recap

  Visit the SIAC Football Scoreboard Here Miles 24, Kentucky State 21 Tuskegee 17, Fort Valley State 6 Central State 44, University of North Carolina – Pembroke 38 Benedict 27, Clark Atlanta 24 Lane 13, Allen University (S.C.) 3 Morehouse 19, Albany State 41       Miles 24, Kentucky State 21 FRANKFORT, Ky. — Miles College scored the go ahead touchdown with just three seconds remaining in the game to lift the Golden Bears to a 24-21 win and spoil Kentucky State’s homecoming. –Sneakershoptalk.com Box Score  |  Recap  …

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Tuskegee defeats Fort Valley 17-6

The Tuskegee Golden Tigers earned a hard fought victory at Wildcat Stadium 17-6. It was the home team Fort Valley that got the scoring going late in the opening quarter when Abisai Gutierrez knocked through a 33-yard field goal to put the Wildcats up 3-0. Tuskegee took the lead on their first possession of the second quarter when Ahmad Deramus connected with Kendall Calvin for a four yard touchdown pass. It was Calvin’s first touchdown of the season. The extra point put the Golden Tigers up 7-3, where the score…

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Miles spoils Kentucky State’s Homecoming with last second score

Miles College scored the go ahead touchdown with just three seconds remaining in the game to lift the Golden Bears to a 24-21 win and spoil Kentucky State’s homecoming. Just sixty seconds prior Kentucky State had taken its first lead of the game on quarterback Jules St. Ge’s elecrifying, tackle breaking 39-yard touchdown run, the third touchdown he accounted for on the day. Both teams got off to shaky offensive starts. Kentucky State’s opening drive got into scoring position, but a blocked field goal forced the Thoroughbreds to come away…

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SWAC Football Week 6 Player Honors

From swac.org:   BIRMINGHAM, ALA. – Grambling State redshirt sophomore quarterback Geremy Hickbottom, Alabama State junior linebacker Darron Johnson, Jackson State senior defensive lineman Malik Hamner and Alcorn State junior running back De’Shawn Waller were all named the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Football Players of the Week in week six of the season for their outstanding play. Offensive Grambling State Geremy Hickbottom (R-SO, QB, Mobile, Ala.) Hickbottom had a career night in a 62-7 victory over Oklahoma Panhandle State. He threw for 297 yards (career high) on 16-of-24 passing with…

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SIAC Football Week 6 Honors

From thesiac.com: ATLANTA, Ga. (October 8, 2018) – Tracy Scott (Albany State) was named Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Football Offensive Player of the Week, while Antonio Johnson (Morehouse)earned Defensive Player of the Week, released by the league office on Monday. Michael Nero (Kentucky State) was also tabbed Special Teams Player of the Week alongside Voris Bryant (Fort Valley State) who earned Newcomer of the Week.     OFFENSIVE – Tracy Scott, Albany State Running Back  |  6’0  |  205  |  Greenville, S.C. Tracy Scott responded for the Rams, taking…

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SWAC October 6 Football Recap

from swacorg :   Around the SWAC Jackson State 30, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 27   Box Score Bethune Cookman 41, Mississippi Valley State 27   Box Score Alabama A&M 42, Texas Southern 21    Box Score | Recap Grambling State 62, Oklahoma Panhandle State 7   Box Score  | Recap Featured Game of the Day Alabama State 28, Alcorn State 25 (5 OT)  Box Score LORMAN, MISS. – Hunter Hanson stood over his spot at the Alcorn State 27-yard line with a chance to win an East Division contest Saturday evening when the whistles blew with…

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MEAC Football October 6 Recap

From meacsports.com:   Visit the MEAC Scoreboard Here N.C. Central 40, Howard 35 South Carolina State 21, Morgan State 18 Florida A&M 17, Norfolk State 0 North Carolina A&T State 34, Delaware State 6 Bethune-Cookman 41, Mississippi Valley 27 Savannah State 23, Charleston Southern 3 N.C. Central 40, Howard 35 DURHAM, N.C. – North Carolina Central University sophomore quarterback Chauncey Caldwell amassed a career-high 464 yards of total offense, including a career-best 153 rushing yards and the game-winning touchdown run with 24 seconds left in the game, to lead the Eagles to…

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