Scores

Final

PV A&M 16

(1-0, 1-0 SWAC)

Texas Southern 14

(0-1, 0-1 SWAC)

5:00 PM ET, September 5, 2010

1 2 3 4 T
PV 0 7 7 216
TXSO 0 7 0 714

Top Performers

Passing: A. Nelson (TXSO) - 206 YDS, 1 TD, 4 INT

Rushing: M. Wright (TXSO) - 18 CAR, 92 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: W. Osborne (TXSO) - 7 REC, 73 YDS, 1 TD

Prairie View 16, Texas Southern 14

Associated Press

HOUSTON -- Marcus White had a 72-yard interception return for a touchdown and Prairie View A&M beat Texas Southern 16-14 on Sunday.

The Panthers (1-0) had just 148 yards of offense but their defense picked off Arvell Nelson four times. White's return in the third quarter made it 14-7 and Raheem Cardwell recorded a safety early in the final period.

Nelson threw a 33-yard touchdown pass to William Osborne in the second quarter, tying it at 7, and Marcus Wright added a 9-yard TD run with 7:56 left for Texas Southern (0-1).

Wright had 18 carries for 92 yards and Osborne finished with seven catches for 73 yards.

Jonathan Troast found Shaun Stephens for a 20-yard TD pass with 9:39 left in the first half, giving Prairie View a 7-0 lead.

The Panthers committed three turnovers. Troast had two interceptions and Donald Babers lost a fumble.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PV
TXSO
1st Downs1220
Total Yards148373
Passing126206
Rushing22167
Penalties6-279-82
3rd Down Conversions3-154-17
4th Down Conversions0-02-4
Turnovers34
Possession29:0930:51

Passing Leaders

Prairie View A&MC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Troast17/351263.612
Texas SouthernC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Nelson21/402065.214

Rushing Leaders

Prairie View A&MCARYDSAVGTDLG
Babers19241.3012
Nelson155.005
Texas SouthernCARYDSAVGTDLG
Wright18925.1118
Gilbert12393.308

Receiving Leaders

Prairie View A&MRECYDSAVGTDLG
Bell55410.8019
Stephens4389.5120
Texas SouthernRECYDSAVGTDLG
Osbourne77310.4133
Anderson5499.8028

Scoring Summary

SECOND QUARTERPVTXSO
TD09:39Shaun Stephens 20 Yd Pass From Jonathan Troast (Kyle Mathews Kick) 70
TD02:24William Osbourne 33 Yd Pass From Arvell Nelson (Robert Hersh Kick) 77
THIRD QUARTERPVTXSO
TD05:04Marcus White 72 Yd Interception Return (Kyle Mathews Kick) 147
FOURTH QUARTERPVTXSO
SF14:04Joseph Warren Tackled By Raheem Cardwell In End Zone 167
TD07:56Marcus Wright 9 Yd Run (Robert Hersh Kick) 1614