NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Telvin Hooks ran for 129 yards and scored a touchdown with less than two minutes to play, breaking a tie as Tennessee State defeated Murray State 17-10 on Saturday.
The Tigers (9-3, 6-2 Ohio Valley Conference) trailed throughout the first three quarters and into the fourth. Ronald Butler completed a 2-yard pass to Wesley Samuels and Jamin Godfrey hit the extra point with 9:49 left to play to tie up the score at 10. Hooks capped a nine play, 67-yard drive with a 19-yard rush to score the second touchdown for Tennessee State and secure a win in its final game of the season.
Parks Frazier threw the only touchdown pass for the Racers (5-6, 3-4) in the first quarter to Pokey Harris. Marc Wynstra's 24-yard field goal pushed the lead to 10 at the beginning of the second before Tennessee State scored 17 unanswered points.
The Gophers still have a chance to redeem a disappointing season by beating Wisconsin and regaining the Axe for the first time in 11 years.
A late-season surge has put Deion Jones among the nation's elite LBs. Not bad for a guy who spent his first three seasons primarily on special teams.
Baylor quarterback Jarrett Stidham is out for the rest of the regular season with a broken bone in his ankle. Chris Johnson is expected to make his first career start Friday against TCU.
ESPN Chalk's Chris Fallica and "Stanford Steve" Coughlin give their best ATS college football bets for Week 13, including a pick on Ohio State-Michigan.
The Oklahoma-Oklahoma State game has Big 12 championship implications as we take a look at the matchups in Week 13.
With top-10 worthy classes, Saturday's Notre Dame-Stanford matchup will be big on the recruiting trail.
|Southeast Missouri State||3-4||4-7|