Scores

Final

S Carolina St 38

(6-2, 4-1 MEAC)

Delaware State 21

(1-7, 1-5 MEAC)

1:00 PM ET, October 30, 2010

Alumni Stadium (DE), Dover, DE

1 2 3 4 T
SCST 0 14 10 1438
DSU 7 0 0 1421

Top Performers

Passing: M. Long (SCST) - 200 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: C. Merrill (SCST) - 21 CAR, 160 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: J. Wilson (DSU) - 9 REC, 131 YDS, 1 TD

S. Carolina St. 38, Delaware St. 21

Associated Press

DOVER, Del. -- Chris Merrill scored two touchdowns and ran for 160 yards in South Carolina State's 38-21 win over Delaware State on Saturday.

The Bulldogs (6-2, 4-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) trailed 7-0 before scoring 24 straight.

Malcolm Long started the spurt on a 50-yard pass to Antwanne Kerr with 5:09 left in the second quarter for the only offensive touchdown during the Bulldogs' streak.

David Erby returned an interception 46 yards for a touchdown, Blake Erickson kicked a 39-yard field goal and Lataris Douglas returned a blocked punt 15 yards to put South Carolina State up 24-7.

Long finished with 200 yards on 18-for-33 passing in the Bulldogs' third straight win over Delaware State (1-7, 1-5).

Anthony Glaud had 169 yards, a touchdown and two interceptions on 19-for-30 passing and Justin Wilson had 131 yards and a touchdown on nine catches for the Hornets.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SCST
DSU
1st Downs2716
Total Yards464325
Passing211282
Rushing25343
Penalties6-4710-75
3rd Down Conversions7-135-15
4th Down Conversions0-01-1
Turnovers42
Possession26:0733:53

Passing Leaders

South Carolina StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Long18/332006.111
Delaware StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Glaud19/301695.612

Rushing Leaders

South Carolina StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Merrill211607.6229
Long5438.6023
Delaware StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Jones9192.105
Williams5142.805

Receiving Leaders

South Carolina StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Kerr25628.0150
Williams45112.8017
Delaware StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Wilson913114.6128
Jackson8556.9016

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERSCSTDSU
TD11:18Justin Wilson 22 Yd Pass From Anthony Glaud (Mario Diaz-Aviles Kick) 07
SECOND QUARTERSCSTDSU
TD05:09Antuanne Kerr 50 Yd Pass From Malcolm Long (Blake Erickson Kick) 77
TD04:18David Erby 46 Yd Interception Return (Blake Erickson Kick) 147
THIRD QUARTERSCSTDSU
FG13:11Blake Erickson 39 Yd 177
TD05:04La'Taris Douglas 15 Yd Return Of Blocked Punt (Blake Erickson Kick) 247
FOURTH QUARTERSCSTDSU
TD14:24Travis Tarpley 17 Yd Pass From Nick Elko (Mario Diaz-Aviles Kick) 2414
TD12:59Chris Merrill 23 Yd Run (Blake Erickson Kick) 3114
TD08:11James Rosseau 1 Yd Run (Mario Diaz-Aviles Kick) 3121
TD05:29Chris Merrill 12 Yd Run (Blake Erickson Kick) 3821