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.
Former Blinn College coach Brad Franchione describes Panthers star Cam Newton's transformation from playing at the junior college in 2009 to playing in Super Bowl 50.
North Carolina inked the No. 34-ranked recruiting class in the 2016 cycle with one ESPN 300 (Tomon Fox) and four more four-stars. The class of 2017 is well on the way to besting the 2016 class with four ESPN Jr300 verbals less than one week after signing day with the most recent being in state receiver Ryan Jones Friday.
Oregon running back Thomas Tyner has decided to take a medical retirement after sitting out all of last season because of a shoulder injury.
It hasn't been an easy road at USC for Pat Haden, the former Trojans quarterback turned athletic director, but at 63, he's earned the right to relax.
Readers want to know about all "downer" material, Iowa cutting ties with Stanford and an inherent southern bias in recruiting rankings.
What did we learn from the Big 12 conference sessions this week? Jake Trotter sorts it out in this edition of the mailbag.
|North Carolina A&T||7-1||10-2|
|North Carolina Central||7-1||8-3|
|South Carolina State||6-2||7-4|