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Alabama A&MBulldogsAAMU
2-5, 2-3 Conf
17
Final/OT
1234OTT
AAMU7307017
SOU14003320
20
SouthernJaguarsSOU
3-3, 3-1 Conf

Southern wins 2OT thriller 20-17 over Alabama A&M

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Matthew Hill made two 37-yard field goals, one to tie the game and one to win it, as Southern beat Alabama A&M 20-17 in double overtime on Saturday night.

A 90-minute lightning delay with 3:27 remaining in regulation set up the roller coaster conclusion.

When play resumed, Alabama A&M faced a third-and-one on the Southern 27 down 14-10. The Bulldogs went ahead on Brandon Wells' 4-yard pass to Toriono Upshaw with 49 seconds to go.

Southern (3-3, 3-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference) quickly responded, driving to the Alabama A&M 5. An intentional grounding penalty set up Hill's first field goal to tie the game at 17 as time expired.

Hill missed his next attempt in the first possession of overtime, but the Bulldogs (2-5, 2-3) fumbled and the Jaguars recovered to end the first overtime.

Caesar Ramon missed from 37 and Hill redeemed himself with the game winner in second overtime.

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Alcorn State7-29-4
Alabama State5-46-5
Alabama A&M3-63-8
Jackson State3-63-8
Mississippi Valley State1-81-10
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Grambling State9-09-3
Prairie View A&M8-18-2
Southern6-36-5
Texas Southern2-73-7
Arkansas-Pine Bluff1-82-9