(4-1, 2-1 SWAC)
(4-2, 3-0 SWAC)
7:00 PM ET, October 4, 2008
Robinson Stadium, Grambling, LA
Passing: G. Dillon (GRAM) - 155 YDS, 4 TD
Rushing: C. Walker (GRAM) - 12 CAR, 55 YDS, 1 TD
Receiving: G. Osaze-Ediae (PV) - 6 REC, 95 YDS
DALLAS -- Greg Dillon threw for four touchdowns as Grambling State beat Prairie View A&M 40-16 on Saturday night in the State Fair Classic.
Dillon went 15-of-20 passing for 155 yards and was also the Tigers' leading rusher with 61 yards. Larry Donnell caught two passes, both of them touchdowns for Grambling (4-2, 1-0 SWAC).
The Tigers displayed a balanced offense, rushing for 145 yards and throwing for 158. The Tigers held Prairie View to 80 yards rushing.
Mark Spivey went 14-of-27 passing for 144 yards and one touchdown to lead the Panthers (4-1, 1-1). He ran for another score. Spivey tossed three interceptions.
Donald Babers ran for 65 yards on 23 carries for Prairie View.
Grambling opened a 19-9 lead by halftime.