HAMMOND, La. (AP) -- D.D. Terry ran for three touchdowns and 278
yards on 31 carries as Sam Houston State defeated Southeastern
Louisiana 28-23 on Saturday.
Terry's 278 yards was the second-highest rushing yardage total
in the Bearkats' history. He averaged nine yards per carry and
rushed for 186 yards in the second half.
Sam Houston scored first on a Hicks 15-yard pass to Blake Martin
with 6:13 left in the first quarter. The only score in the second
came off of a 25-yard field goal by Jeff Turner to give the
Bearkats a 7-3 lead at the half.
In the second half, Terry scored on a 1-yard run with 12:21 left
in the third quarter to make it 14-3 for the Bearkats. The Lions
scored on a 3-yard pass to Krishna Muhammad with 2:36 left in the
third to make it 14-10.
Terry scored his second TD early in the fourth on a 51-yard run.
Babin connected with Josh Wilson on a 9-yard TD pass to keep the
Lions within a touchdown.
But Terry powered into the end zone again on a 12-yard run with
2:58 left in the game to give the Bearkats a 28-17 lead. Babin
threw a 12-yard TD pass to Kilpatrick with :33 left in the game to
make it 28-23.
Alabama coach Nick Saban took exception with the media's outlook on his team prior to Saturday's win at Georgia, lashing out at those who "buried" the Crimson Tide.
Despite a 1-4 start to the season and a 7-11 record since taking over at Texas, coach Charlie Strong has ongoing support from school officials and key boosters, according to several sources.
Auburn senior receiver D'haquille Williams has been dismissed from the team.
Questions are being raised about the transparency of the daily fantasy industry after a DraftKings employee won $350,000 in a weekend contest on FanDuel.
As much confidence as LSU coach Les Miles expresses in the abilities of his receivers, he has apparently decided to see if the threat of lost playing time sharpens their focus.
Michael Brewer, originally expected to miss eight to 10 weeks, broke his left collarbone in the Hokies' season-opening loss to No. 1 Ohio State.