Lenorris Footman, Darryan Ragsdale and Marquis Warford each ran for 100 yards on Saturday, and Alcorn State beat Alabama A&M 44-10 to clinch the Southwestern Athletic Conference East Division tit
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Lenorris Footman threw two touchdowns and ran for two more as Alcorn State routed Texas Southern 65-13 on Saturday.
Fred Anderson and Nick Brewer turned punts into back-to-back touchdowns as Prairie View took an early lead and defeated Alcorn State 40-34 in pelting rain on Saturday.
Lenorris Footman earned ESPN.com HBCU Player of the Week honors with 274 rushing yards and four touchdowns against Southern.
Lenorris Footman came on for injured starter John Gibbs and accounted for six Alcorn State touchdowns as the Braves rolled past Southern, 48-7 Saturday at a rain-soaked A.W. Mumford Stadium.
Martez Carter scored on a 1-yard run -- and then booted the extra point -- in overtime as Grambling rallied to defeat Alcorn State 35-34 and rise to 5-0 in conference.
This week's HBCU notebook takes a look at Grambling State quarterback Johnathan Williams, who's putting up big numbers for the surging Tigers.
Joe Price and Darryan Ragsdale spearheaded a dominant rushing attack, leading Alcorn State to a 61-14 neutral site win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Saturday night.
John Gibbs, Jr. threw two touchdowns as Alcorn State defeated Concordia-Selma 40-7 on Saturday.
John Gibbs, Jr. rushed for 121 yards and two touchdowns and passed for 118 yards and a touchdown as Alcorn State topped Mississippi Valley State 55-14 Saturday night.
One of the preseason ACC favorites, No. 16 Georgia Tech was dominant Thursday in its season-opening 69-6 win over FCS opponent Alcorn State.
Freshman Marcus Marshall ran for 184 yards and two long touchdowns in his college debut, Patrick Skov scored three TDs in his first game at Georgia Tech, and the No. 16 Yellow Jackets romped to a
No mercy from these Yellow Jackets
No. 16 Georgia Tech has taken the air out of the ball, and perhaps that's the problem for Alcorn State. Marcus Marshall's 2nd TD of the night came on a run right up the middle to give GT a 62-6 lead.
Georgia Tech takes 41-0 lead
After Patrick Skov's second rushing TD of the day, Georgia Tech has scored five times on the ground and leads FCS Alcorn State 41-0. If neither team scored the rest of the way, the game would be a push; Georgia Tech was favored by exactly 41.
Georgia Tech puts up 34 in the 1st quarter
No, this is not a repeat. Georgia Tech has scored ANOTHER touchdown. This time it's Marcus Marshall with a 49-yard run, and the Yellow Jackets lead 34-0 in the first quarter. They still have a long way to go to match their 222-0 win over Cumberland in 1916, the most lopsided game in college football history.
Rout is on in Atlanta
Georgia Tech was 41-point favorites tonight. The Yellow Jackets are already almost halfway there. This Broderick Snoddy TD run was overturned on review, but Isiah Willis punched it in from the 1-yard line to give Georgia Tech a 20-0 lead.
Georgia Tech pouring it on early
Georgia Tech has yet to throw the ball today. The Yellow Jackets may not have to. Patrick Skov's 3-yard TD run gave No. 16 Georgia Tech a 13-0 lead midway through the first quarter. They were 41-point favorites over Alcorn State.
Milton sneaks in for the pick
Chris Milton had two interceptions last season and he's already halfway to that total in 2015. Georgia Tech leads 7-0 and is already within striking distance of another score.
Georgia Tech works ground game
Justin Thomas capped off a 5-play, 63-yard drive -- with all 63 yards coming on the ground -- with this 13-yard TD run, giving No. 16 Georgia Tech a 7-0 lead over Alcorn State on ESPN3.
Searcy shows off some moves
Qua Searcy showed how Georgia Tech's triple-option offense is supposed to work with this 29-yard run, putting the Yellow Jackets into the red zone.
No. 16 Georgia Tech opens vs. Alcorn St.
Paul Johnson's squad has high hopes in the ACC. They should get off to a good start to the season, coming into tonight as 41-point favorites over FCS foe Alcorn State. Watch live on ESPN3
Among the teams to watch this season are Alcorn State, particularly QB John Gibbs Jr., who may give Georgia Tech trouble in its season opener.
Alcorn State, the defending Southwestern Athletic Conference champion, is the preseason favorite to win the league's Eastern Division while Grambling has been picked to win the West.
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