Scores

Final

Winston-Salem 20

(6-5, 5-4 NCAA Division II)

Norfolk State 23

(8-3, 7-2 MEAC)

1:00 PM ET, November 17, 2007

William Price Stadium, Norfolk, VA

1 2 3 4 T
WSSU 0 13 7 020
NORF 7 9 7 023

Top Performers

Passing: C. Hansen (NORF) - 221 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: M. Purvis (WSSU) - 16 CAR, 71 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: J. Johnson (NORF) - 7 REC, 116 YDS, 2 TD

Norfolk St. 23, Winston-Salem 20

Associated Press

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- Casey Hansen threw two touchdown passes to Jamar Johnson as Norfolk State defeated Winston-Salem State 23-20 Saturday.

Hansen's 15-yard scoring pass to Johnson with 37 seconds left in the first half gave the Spartans (8-3) a 16-13 lead. The pair connected again on a 21-yard play in the third quarter, capping a 10-play, 69-yard drive.

Johnson finished with seven receptions for 116 yards. Hansen was 24-of-41 for 221 yards.

Monte Purvis of Winston-Salem State (6-5) ran for a 12-yard touchdown and threw a 34-yard scoring pass to Bryant Bayne, who had three receptions for 54 yards. Purvis had 71 yards on 16 carries and was 6-of-15 for 88 yards passing.

William Haynes had a 24-yard fumble return for a touchdown for the Rams, and Daryl Jones scored on a 1-yard run for Norfolk State.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
WSSU
NORF
1st Downs1522
Total Yards322278
Passing88221
Rushing23457
Penalties9-906-45
3rd Down Conversions0-00-0
4th Down Conversions0-00-0
Turnovers22
Possession24:5735:03

Passing Leaders

Winston-SalemC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Purvis6/15885.910
Norfolk StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Hansen24/412215.420

Rushing Leaders

Winston-SalemCARYDSAVGTDLG
Bines9798.800
Purvis16714.410
Norfolk StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Jones19371.910
Ferrell7294.100

Receiving Leaders

Winston-SalemRECYDSAVGTDLG
Bayne35418.010
Kizzie12020.000
Norfolk StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Johnson711616.620
Walker7547.700

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERWSSUNORF
TD04:43Daryl Jones 1 Yd Run (Justin Castellat Kick) 07
SECOND QUARTERWSSUNORF
TD10:59Bryant Bayne 34 Yd Pass From Monte Purvis (Pat Blocked) 67
DC10:59Terrell Whitehead 0 Yd Off A Blocked Extra Point 69
TD10:05Monte Purvis 12 Yd Run (Matt Mitchell Kick) 139
TD00:37Jamar Johnson 15 Yd Pass From Casey Hansen (Justin Castellat Kick) 1316
THIRD QUARTERWSSUNORF
TD05:05Jamar Johnson 21 Yd Pass From Casey Hansen (Justin Castellat Kick) 1323
TD00:35William Hayes 24 Yd Fumble Return (Matt Mitchell Kick) 2023