MONTGOMERY, AL.— After an extended hiatus, South Carolina State returned to the sector in spectacular model knocking off SWAC foe Alabama State 14-7 on the highway.
South Carolina State improves to 2-1 total, whereas the Hornets drop to 2-2 on the season.
The Bulldogs protection performed lights out on the day holding Alabama State scoreless till late within the fourth quarter when quarterback Ryan Nettles related on a 9-yard toss to large receiver Wallace Corker with 3:05 remaining.
South Carolina State was in a position to strike first on a 12-yard scamper by Alex James on the 11:44 mark within the first quarter. Corey Fields’ 17-yard landing cross to Shaquan Davis with 1:17 remaining in regulation sealed the victory for the Bulldogs.
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James completed 12 carries for 55-yards, whereas Quincy Hill added 9 carries for 41 yards on the day. Davis led the receiving corps with three catches for 45 yards and a landing.
BJ Davis spearheaded the protection with a team-high 9 tackles and a sack, whereas senior defensive again Zafir Kelley locked down the secondary with six (6) tackles and two (2) interceptions on the day.
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