Howard 21

(4-7, 2-5 MEAC)

Delaware State 6

(1-10, 1-6 MEAC)

12:00 PM ET, November 22, 2003

Alumni Stadium (DE), Dover, DE

1 2 3 4 T
HOW 0 7 6 821
DSU 0 0 0 66

Howard 21, Delaware State 6

DOVER, Del. (AP) -- Jamar Smith ran for 125 yards and a touchdown to lead Howard to a 21-6 win over Delaware State on Saturday.

Mike Sanders had a 25-yard fumble recovery to score the Bison's first touchdown at 14:44 in the second quarter.

With 6:36 left in the third quarter, Smith's 3-yard run gave Howard (4-7, 2-5 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) a 13-0 lead. The score was setup by a Delaware State fumble on its 3-yard line.

Fred Turner had a 48-yard interception return with 12:02 left in the game to give the Bison a 21-0 lead. Antoine Hartfield, who completed seven pass for 45 yards, connected with Shaun Miller for a two-point conversion.

Delaware State (1-10, 1-6) was led by Andre Smith, who completed 8-of-22 passes for 111 yards and one touchdown.

The Hornets scored their only touchdown on a 52-yard pass from Smith to Deon Rheubottom with 11:34 left.