BALTIMORE (AP) -- Craig Nelson had 18 carries for 136 yards and
scored three touchdowns as Morgan State beat Norfolk State 43-34
Nelson scored on runs of 1, 6 and 11 yards in the first half as
the Bears (6-5, 4-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) took a 28-14
lead. Kelvin Dickens, who had two receptions for 94 yards, caught a
70-yard touchdown pass from LeJominick Washington with 5:45 in the
Even though the Spartans finished with negative yards rushing,
Tyrone Hall scored on a pair of 1-yard runs to tie the game at 28
in the third quarter.
But Morgan State took the lead when Washington, who completed
4-of-14 passes for 98 yards, threw a 61-yard touchdown pass to
Christian Sweat to give the Bears a 35-28 lead with 3:19 left in
the third quarter.
Leonard then scored on a 1-yard run with 6:29 left in fourth
quarter, but the extra point was wide left, allowing the Bears to
hold onto a one point lead.
Washington ran 7 yards for Morgan State's final touchdown.
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|