HOUSTON, -- Joseph Anderson finished with 201 receiving yards and a touchdown and Derricus Purdy scored on an interception return as Texas Southern defeated Alabama A&M 32-9 Saturday.
Arvell Nelson added 288 passing yards and two touchdowns for the Tigers (1-2, 1-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference).
Chance Wilson kicked three field goals for the Bulldogs (1-2, 0-1), who were outgained 400-197.
Anderson caught seven passes, including a 61-yard TD late in the fourth quarter.
Purdy's 27-yard return with 11:43 to play gave Texas Southern a 19-9 lead and its first double-digit advantage. The Tigers pulled away when James Davis scored on a 10-yard pass five minutes later.
Marcus Wright rushed for a TD in the first half, and Zack Gallow had a safety.
Florida State's student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.
SEC Network's Paul Finebaum reflects on the sad and disturbing state of Johnny Manziel's decline.
Orlando Sentinel's Mike Bianchi joins the Paul Finebaum Show to discuss his article about the Dolphins passing up Hugh Freeze for head coach.
Miami Dolphins rookie Laremy Tunsil's attorneys and agent are investigating his relationship with a former business manager/financial adviser, Outside the Lines has learned.
Aggies head coach Kevin Sumlin talks with Paul Finebaum about A&M's strength and obstacles in the SEC for the 2016 season.
A look at the top players on Arizona State as the Sun Devils enter the 2016 season.
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