Albany State blanks Benedict 21-0, Captures SIAC East

From asugoldenrams.com: Columbia, SC-  The Albany State University football team extended their win streak to six games with a 21-0 shutout of Benedict College Saturday afternoon at C.W. Johnson Stadium. It is ASU’s first shutout since their 38-0 Homecoming win over Morehouse in 2015. The Golden Rams move to their SIAC record to 5-0 (6-3 overall) and wins the 2018 Eastern Division Championship. They have now solidified a spot in the SIAC Championship on Nov. 3, marking their first appearance in the title game since the 2015 season. The game will be…

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October 27 SIAC Football Schedule

  Five games are on the docket for October 27. Albany State looks to cement its grip on the Eastern Division when they take on Benedict. Morehouse will look to try to remain in striking distance as they lock horns with Fort Valley. In the Western Division, Tuskegee controls their own fate and a win over Central State and should Miles stumble against Clark-Atlanta, that may prove to be too much of a gap for any team in that division to close. Tuskegee Central State 12:00 p.m. Wilberforce, OH (Conf.) Stats…

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Albany State defeats Clark-Atlanta 36-3

Returning to the confines of historic Hugh Mills Stadium for the first time in over ten years, Albany State won its fifth game in row by rolling over Clark-Atlanta 36-3 in ASU’s homecoming game. It was the Albany State special teams that got things going for the Golden Rams. A blocked punt on the first possession of the game by Antonio Leroy set the Albany State offense up at the CAU 19 yard line. Two plays for losses pushed ASU back and they ultimately would have to settle for a…

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October 20 SIAC Football schedule

Six games on the slate for October 20’s SIAC action. Fort Valley and Central State are the only schools stepping out of the SIAC for their games. Central State Robert Morris University 12 PM Moon Township, PA Stats Video Kentucky State Tuskegee 1:00 pm Tuskegee, Ala.(Conf.) Radio: Tuskegee Digital Network TV: CW Network Clark Atlanta Albany State 2 p.m. Albany, Ga(Conf.) Video Miles Lane 2 p.m. Jackson, TN(Conf.) Radio: Fox Sports 105.3 TV: http://bit.ly/2wp4qHQ Video Morehouse Benedict 2 p.m. Columbia, SC(Conf.) Stats Lenoir-Rhyne University Fort Valley State 2 p.m. Fort…

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Magic Johnson donates $1 million to Central State University

From Central State University:   XENIA, Ohio – NBA legend and business mogul Earvin “Magic” Johnson continues to show his dedication to improving the educational opportunities for today’s youth with a $1 million donation to Central State University. Speaking at CSU’s Hall of Fame Luncheon on Friday, Johnson spoke about the importance of giving back. “It is so important for our young people to move on and get a degree from a quality institution. I love making sure that they receive a quality education and go on to become successful…

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Week 7 SIAC Football Honors

  ATLANTA, Ga. (October 15, 2018) – Kelias Williams (Albany State) was named Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Football Offensive Player of the Week, while Chris Roberts (Kentucky State)earned Defensive Player of the Week, released by the league office on Monday. Christian Taylor (Benedict) was also tabbed Special Teams Player of the Week alongside Kevin Greenhow (Central State) who earned Newcomer of the Week. OFFENSIVE – Kelias Williams, Albany State Quarterback  |  5’11  |  215  |  Thomasville, Ga. Kelias Williams posted a career best 254 yards on 16-18 passing and…

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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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Albany State gives Morehouse first loss of season 41-19

Albany State’s quarterback Kelias Williams had a career day. He completed 16 of 18 passes  for a career high 254 yards and three touchdowns as the Golden Rams defeated Morehouse 41-19, giving the Marron Tigers their first loss of the season. Albany State took a 3-0 lead on Gabriel Ballinas’ 47-yard field goal with 2:47 left in the first quarter. Early in the second quarter, the Golden Rams would increase the lead to 10 on Kelias Williamns’ 20-yard touchdown run (he had 10 carries for 49 yards on the day)…

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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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Benedict edges Clark-Atlanta 27-24

(Photo credit Dennis Switzer) From benedicttigers.com:  ATLANTA, Ga. – The Benedict College Tigers blocked two field goals in the last 4:34 of the game, including the second one with just 45 seconds left, to hold on to a 27-24 victory over the Clark Atlanta Panthers on Saturday and spoil the Panthers’ Homecoming at Panther Field. Benedict improves to 5-1 overall with its fifth straight win, and 3-0 in the SIAC. Clark Atlanta falls to 2-5 overall and 1-2 in the SIAC. Clark Atlanta had a 21-20 lead at the half,…

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