Returning Newcomer Savannah State dominates SIAC

Courtesy of Savannah State Athletics: SAVANNAH, Ga. – A new era has dawned over Savannah State football—one that reflects the program’s glory days. With a dominating performance in their final Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) game of the season, the 2019 Savannah State football team earned the programs first winning season since 1998, and the first undefeated conference run since 1989. The Tigers improved to 5-0 in the SIAC with a 53-24 win over Fort Valley State in Theodore A. Wright Stadium on Saturday. SSU is 6-3 heading into their…

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Albany State defeats Morehouse 21-15 on Senior Day.

The Albany State Golden Rams picked up their sixth win in their last seven games, with a 21-15 defeat of the Morehouse College Maroon Tigers on Senior Day. From asugoldenrams: Kelias Williams threw for 145 yards, completing 10-of-24 passes, two touchdowns and rushing yards (19). Tracy Scott rushed for 133 yards and Rashad Jordan recorded 54 reception yards. Defensively, Tyler Scott, Malik Barnes and Anthony Harvey paced the Golden Rams with five tackles each. Morehouse (3-6, 1-4 SIAC) was led offensively by quarterback Michael Sims, leading the Maroon Tigers in passing yards (115). Sims completed 15-of-31 passes. Tremell Gooden the…

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Albany State caps homecoming with 33-13 win over

Homecomings at HBCU’s bring alumni and friends in from far and wide and Albany State is no different. This was homecoming for the Golden Rams and they ended the celebration by defeating Lane College 33-13. Here is the breakdown from asugoldenrams.com: The Golden Rams of Albany State University got the job done on Homecoming, knocking off the Lane College Dragons 33-13 on Saturday afternoon. The victory sets Albany State’s overall mark at 4-2, 3-0 in SIAC play.  Dionte Bonneau threw for 196 yards, completing 11-of-14 passes, two touchdowns and rushing yards…

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Week 5 SIAC Football Recap

From thesiac.com: Standings | Schedule | Statistics ScoreboardAlbany State 21, Tuskegee 0Fort Valley State 33, Florida Tech 29Miles 31, Clark Atlanta 27Central State 28, Edward Waters (Fla.) 21Morehouse 33, Kentucky State 24University of Arkansas – Pine Bluff 45, Lane 38Charleston Southern University 24, Savannah State 19 Albany State 21, Tuskegee 0 The Albany State University football team grows its winning streak to three on Saturday evening as the Golden Rams defeated the Golden Tigers of Tuskegee University 21-0 in a Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) cross division contest at the ASU Coliseum. Box Score | Recap…

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Week 4 SIAC Football Recap

From thesiac: tandings | Schedule | Statistics ScoreboardMiles 52, Lane 28Fort Valley State 50, Benedict 16University of West Alabama 36, Tuskegee 16Albany State 54, Clark Atlanta 19Savannah State 17, Morehouse 10Kentucky State 33, Jackson State University 25Alabama A&M University 63, Central State 20 Miles 52, Lane 28The last time Miles started a season 3-1 was in 2012, when the Golden Bears made their only trip to the NCAA Division II playoffs. That year, Miles averaged nearly 36 points per game through its first four contests. This year, Miles is averaging 39 points a game…

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Savannah State downs Morehouse 17-10

Courtesy of Savannah State AthleticsATLANTA, Ga. – Savannah State Football picked up their third consecutive win of the 2019 season, beating Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) foe Morehouse College 17-10 at B.T. Harvey Stadium in Atlanta on Saturday in front of 5,000 fans. Historically, SSU ties the record at 15 wins apiece in the team’s 30th meeting. After a thrilling back and forth to open the game, both teams settled into a defensive battle with SSU coming out on top behind a goal-line stand and a fortunate call. Morehouse started…

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Albany State smokes Clark Atlanta 54-19

From asugoldenrams.com: ATLANTA, Ga. – The Albany State University football team dominated the host Clark Atlanta University to pull away for a 54-19 win on Saturday from Panthers Stadium. The victory improves the Golden Rams to (2-2, 1-0 SIAC) on the year in its first SIAC conference game of the season. Clark Atlanta slipped to (0-4, 0-2 SIAC) with the loss. Clark Atlanta University used a 47-yard fumble recovery by Terrance Harris to take a 6-0 lead early in the first quarter. The Golden Rams answered in the second quarter by adding…

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Albany State heads to Atlanta to face Clark-Atlanta

From asugoldenrams ALBANY, Ga. – The Albany State University Golden Rams football team is set to open its Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play as they face the Panthers of Clark Atlanta University on Saturday afternoon in Panthers Stadium. Kickoff for Saturday’s game is set for 2 p.m. News and Notes The Albany State University Golden Rams football team and the Panthers of Clark Atlanta University will meet for the eighth time on Saturday, September 28th. This game will open up Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play for the Golden Rams. The Golden…

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Alabama A&M vs Central State Preview

From swac.org : Alabama A&M Game Notes | Central State Game Notes MOBILE, Ala, – Alabama State will face Central State in the Gulf Coast Challenge at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama on Saturday. Kickoff has been slated for 6:00 p.m. Alabama A&M fell short to the Samford Bulldogs in a 55-21 defeat last week. Despite the loss, Alabama A&M appeared to be on the verge of taking a lead into halftime. Ageel Glass completed four straight passes to lead the Bulldogs deep into Samford territory before a pass attempt across…

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Miles suffers first loss of season 49-21 to Missouri S&T

From milesgoldenbears.com : 21Miles 2-1 49 Missouri S&T 2-1 1st 2nd 3rd 4th F MC 7 0 7 7 21 MST 14 14 14 7 49 ROLLA, Mo. — Miles scored the first touchdown in the first and second halves but had trouble slowing the Missouri S&T offense Saturday night in a 49-21 loss at Allgood-Bailey Stadium.  Leonard Tyree had 6 catches for 129 yards and Daniel Smith threw for 177 yards and two touchdowns for the Golden Bears (2-1). But the Miners (2-1) had nearly 500 yards of total offense in the first-ever meeting between the two…

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