This week's HBCU notebook takes a look at Grambling State quarterback Johnathan Williams, who's putting up big numbers for the surging Tigers.
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Jonathan Williams passed for 327 yards and five touchdowns as high-scoring Grambling State defeated Jackson State 59-27 on Saturday night.
Johnathan Williams threw six touchdown passes and ran in another to lead Grambling State to a 70-54 win over Prairie View.
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Johnathan Williams completed 20 of 37 passes for 284 yards and four touchdowns to help lead Grambling State to a 34-10 victory over Alabama State on Saturday.
Jared Goff threw for 309 yards and three touchdowns in one half and California returned two interceptions for scores to beat Grambling State 73-14 in a season opener Saturday.
Cal makes it 10 TD's in opener
Chase Forrest hit Bug Rivera in stride for a 63-yard TD to push the Golden Bears lead over Grambling State to 73-14.
Grambling State rips off 90-yard TD
Martez Carter broke through the Cal defense and took it all the way to the house, but Grambling State trails 66-14.
Cal's Goff slings another score
Jared Goff is up to 3 TDs for the game after this 16-yard pass to Kenny Lawler, and Cal is cruising with a 42-0 lead over Grambling State.
Grambling WR rises for nice catch
Grambling State is trailing Cal 35-0 but Martez Carter provided this highlight catch on the sideline for the Tigers.
It's been an interesting season for HBCU football in the MEAC and SWAC.
Southern wins 52-45, Grambling short on final play
Cyrus, Alabama State run past Grambling 37-23
Grambling beats Mississippi Valley State 38-23
Grambling State beats Texas Southern 35-7
Williams, defense help Grambling St top UAPB 63-39
Grambling State holds off Alcorn State 28-21
Grambling State beats Alabama A&M 38-28
Martin gives Grambling 26-20 win over Prairie View
Grambling St holds off Jackson St in 40-35 win
Bethune-Cookman rallies 36-23 over Grambling St.
Houston handles Grambling State 47-0
With the future of guaranteed games in jeopardy, cash-strapped HBCUs will have to get creative to maintain viable programs.
Grambling State has named McNeese State tight ends coach Broderick Fobbs as its head coach.