Scores

Final

Alcorn State 29

(3-3, 2-2 SWAC)

Texas Southern 22

(1-4, 1-3 SWAC)

3:00 PM ET, October 15, 2005

Durley Stadium, BEAUMONT, TX

1 2 3 4 T
ALCN 0 15 6 829
TXSO 0 9 13 022

Top Performers

Passing: R. Miller (TXSO) - 72 YDS, 1 INT

Rushing: J. McCoy (ALCN) - 27 CAR, 150 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: T. Lott (ALCN) - 5 REC, 128 YDS

Alcorn State 29, Texas Southern 22

HOUSTON (AP) -- Tony Hobson threw the go-ahead touchdown to Emman Arceneaux, and Jeremy McCoy rushed for 150 yards and a score as Alcorn State beat Texas Southern 29-22 on Saturday.

Alcorn State (3-3, 2-2 Southwestern Athletic) trailed 22-21 after three quarters. But the Braves went ahead for good when Hobson connected with Arceneaux on a 16-yard touchdown pass with 12:22 left.

Hobson's two-point conversion pass to Oliver Bozeman put Alcorn State ahead 29-22.

Texas Southern (1-4, 1-4) had only 205 yards total offense but went ahead 22-21 on Brent Wilson's 26-yard touchdown run late in the third quarter.

Wilson rushed for 140 yards on 20 carries.

The Braves led 15-9 at halftime, but the Tigers quickly erased that deficit.

Daniel Davis opened the second half by returning a kickoff 89 yards for a touchdown to put Texas Southern ahead 16-15.

McCoy's 8-yard scoring run gave Alcorn State a 21-16 advantage.

After Wilson's touchdown run, Hobson led the Braves on a 72-yard drive capped by his scoring pass to Arceneaux.

Hobson was 15-of-30 for 245 yards and a touchdown.

Texas Southern's Robert Napier opened the scoring by returning a fumble 60 yards for a touchdown.

After Alcorn State scored on a safety, Ken Williams had 2-yard TD run and Charlie Spiller had a 14-yard scoring run to put the Braves ahead 15-6.

Kyle Watson brought the Tigers within 15-9 at halftime with a 37-yard field goal.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ALCN
TXSO
1st Downs2616
Total Yards458205
Passing24572
Rushing213133
Penalties10-9212-93
3rd Down Conversions8-153-11
4th Down Conversions0-00-2
Turnovers42
Possession33:1225:01

Passing Leaders

Alcorn StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
Hobson J...15/302458.212-
Texas SouthernC/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
Millus6/13725.501-

Rushing Leaders

Alcorn StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
McCoy271505.6129
Williams8334.118
Texas SouthernCARYDSAVGTDLG
Wilson201407.0126
Gilmore13282.2015

Receiving Leaders

Alcorn StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Lott512825.6044
Spiller46416.0023
Texas SouthernRECYDSAVGTDLG
Erskine35518.3025
Gilmore294.505

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERALCNTXSO
TD4:30ROBERT NAPIER 60 YD DEFENSIVE FUMBLE RETURN (MISSED KICK)06
S0:59CARL HARRIS SAFETY26
SECOND QUARTERALCNTXSO
TD13:55KEN WILLIAMS 2 YD RUN (BLOCKED XP)
Drive info: 3 plays, 55 yards.
86
TD5:46CHARLIE SPILLER 14 YD RUN (JEREMY SHEA KICK)
Drive info: 6 plays, 56 yards.
156
FG1:57KYLE WATSON 37 YD FG
Drive info: 9 plays, 60 yards.
159
THIRD QUARTERALCNTXSO
TD14:46DANIEL DAVIS 89 YD KICK RETURN (KYLE WATSON KICK)1516
TD3:16JEREMY MCCOY 8 YD RUN (MISSED KICK)
Drive info: 16 plays, 97 yards.
2116
TD0:33BRENT WILSON 26 YD RUN (FAILED 2PT PASS)
Drive info: 2 plays, 51 yards.
2122
FOURTH QUARTERALCNTXSO
TD12:22EMMANUEL ARCENEAUX 16 YD PASS FROM TONY HOBSON JR. (OLIVER BOZEMAN 2PT PASS FROM TONY HOBSON JR.)
Drive info: 7 plays, 72 yards.
2922