Scores

Final

Howard 7

(0-1, 0-1 MEAC)

Hampton 46

(2-0, 1-0 MEAC)

Coverage: ESPNU

6:00 PM ET, September 9, 2006

Armstrong Stadium, Hampton, VA

1 2 3 4 T
HOW 0 0 0 77
HAMP 6 14 13 1346

Top Performers

Passing: P. Shepherd (HAMP) - 250 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: A. Coleman (HAMP) - 25 CAR, 172 YDS, 3 TD

Receiving: M. McDaniel (HAMP) - 7 REC, 104 YDS, 1 TD

Hampton 46, Howard 7

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) -- Alonzo Coleman ran for 172 yards and three touchdowns to lead Hampton to a 46-7 win over Howard on Saturday.

Coleman scored on a 29-yard run in the second quarter, a 16-yard run in the third and a 2-yard run in the fourth. The Pirates rushed for 287 yards on 47 attempts.

Howard quarterbacks Floyd Haigler, Martin Decembert and William Blanden combined to throw for 125 yards and one interception. Hampton's Princton Shepherd finished 17-for-23 for 250 yards and two touchdowns.

Marquay McDaniel caught seven passes for 104 yards and a touchdown for Hampton.

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