Scores

Final

Delaware State 29

(5-5, 5-2 MEAC)

Florida A&M 21

(3-8, 2-5 MEAC)

2:00 PM ET, November 16, 2013

Bragg Memorial Stadium, Tallahassee, FL

1 2 3 4 T
DSU 3 7 6 1329
FAMU 7 14 0 021

Top Performers

Passing: C. Royal (FAMU) - 277 YDS, 3 TD, 3 INT

Rushing: D. Cheung (DSU) - 12 CAR, 60 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: C. Glines (FAMU) - 4 REC, 68 YDS, 2 TD

Delaware State beats Florida A&M 29-21

Associated Press

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Cory Scott scored on a 55-yard fumble recovery and the defense caused three fourth-quarter turnovers to secure Delaware State's 18-point comeback on Saturday against Florida A&M 29-21.

Cory Murphy threw two touchdowns in the second half for Delaware State to go ahead 22-21 and Scott's defensive score followed.

The Hornets (5-5, 5-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) trailed 21-3 with 11:09 left in the second quarter as a result of their early mistakes. Florida A&M scored consecutive touchdowns following a fumble by Milton Williams III and an interception by Esayah Obado. Delaware State scored on a 9-yard run by Dae-Hon Cheung to cut the lead to 21-10 before the half.

With the victory, Delaware State kept alive its hopes for a second straight winning season.

Carson Royal was 18 of 24 for 277 yards, three touchdowns and three interceptions and Florida A&M (3-8, 2-5) actually outgained Delaware State 379-346.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
DSU
FAMU
1st Downs2213
Total Yards346379
Passing209277
Rushing137102
Penalties6-309-85
3rd Down Conversions4-102-10
4th Down Conversions0-00-1
Turnovers44
Possession33:4026:20

Passing Leaders

Delaware StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Murphy10/151419.421
Florida A&MC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Royal18/2427711.533

Rushing Leaders

Delaware StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Cheung12605.0130
Jackson8445.5011
Florida A&MCARYDSAVGTDLG
Owens15634.2010
Buice4174.308

Receiving Leaders

Delaware StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Ceravolo68313.8122
Williams36220.7134
Florida A&MRECYDSAVGTDLG
Buice18181.0181
Glines46817.0232

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERDSUFAMU
FG02:03Mitchell Ward 28 Yd 30
TD01:09Lemond Buice 81 Yd Pass From Carson Royal (Chase Varnadore Kick) 37
SECOND QUARTERDSUFAMU
TD14:44Casey Glines 32 Yd Pass From Carson Royal (Chase Varnadore Kick) 314
TD11:09Casey Glines 6 Yd Pass From Carson Royal (Chase Varnadore Kick) 321
TD08:54Dae-Hon Cheung 9 Yd Run (Mitchell Ward Kick) 1021
THIRD QUARTERDSUFAMU
TD00:50Joseph Ceravolo 9 Yd Pass From Cory Murphy (Two-Point Conversion Failed) 1621
FOURTH QUARTERDSUFAMU
TD11:37Milton Williams 18 Yd Pass From Cory Murphy (Two-Point Conversion Failed) 2221
TD10:01Cory Scott 55 Yd Fumble Return (Mitchell Ward Kick) 2921