Bethune Cookman 45, Howard 16

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Corey Council scored on a 34-yard touchdown
run and a 60-yard touchdown catch to lead Bethune Cookman to a
45-16 win over Howard Saturday.

Eric Weems also scored two touchdowns for the Wildcats (7-3, 4-3
Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), who held Howard (4-6, 1-6)
without a point in the second half after trailing 16-10. The
touchdowns by Council were his first two of the season.

Bethune Cookman as a team rushed for five touchdowns and 330
yards, the highest rushing total allowed by the Bison this season.
Howard's defense had been allowing an average of 78 yards rushing
yards per game.

Howard's offense came on a 10-yard run and a 16-yard pass by
quarterback Ronald Venters, which helped give the Bison a 16-10

Council's 35-yard run with 12:53 left in the third quarter gave
Bethune Cookman the lead for good. His 60-yard catch came on the
team's next possession and pushed the lead to 24-16.