Scores

Final

Norfolk State 10

(1-5, 1-3 MEAC)

Hampton 58

(6-1, 3-1 MEAC)

1:30 PM ET, October 16, 2004

1 2 3 4 T
NORF 0 10 0 010
HAMP 14 16 14 1458

Top Performers

Passing: P. Shepherd (HAMP) - 122 YDS, 2 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: A. Daniels (HAMP) - 15 CAR, 137 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: A. Daniels (HAMP) - 1 REC, 48 YDS, 1 TD

Hampton 58, Norfolk State 10

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) -- Ardell Daniels rushed for 137 yards and scored two touchdowns and Hampton dominated in every phase in a 58-10 victory against Norfolk State on Saturday.

The Pirates (6-1, 3-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) gained 560 yards to just 280 for the Spartans and scored the first 30 points in the Battle of the Bay Classic.

Norfolk State (1-5, 1-3) finished with a slight edge on one category -- penalties. The Spartans drew 14 flags for 146 yards in losses, the Pirates' 14 for 140 yards.

Daniels caught a 48-yard pass from Princeton Shepherd for the first score of the game and added a 6-yard run to make it 27-0. Alonzo Coleman added 105 yards and a touchdown and Jerome Mathis scored on a 68-yard run. The Pirates finished with 438 rushing yards.

Shepherd was 8-for-16 for 122 yards with one interception. He also threw an 18-yard scoring pass to Marquay McDaniel, and McDaniel also scored on a 48-yard punt return.

Kevin Talley had a huge day on defense for Norfolk State with 21 tackles.

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