SWAC Recaps: Sept. 7
UAPB offense erupts for 52 points at Alabama A&M
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff football team opened conference play with a 52-34 win at Alabama A&M in the Southwestern Athletic Conference opener for both teams.
Second half defense helps lead Memphis to win over Southern
MEMPHIS, Tenn.- Memphis' defense played well against Southern in the second half to help the Tigers pull away to a 55-24 victory on Saturday.
Prairie View A&M competes well in second half at Houston
HOUSTON – An early first-quarter deficit was too much to overcome for the Prairie View A&M football team, who fell 37-17 to Houston Saturday evening at TDECU Stadium.
Alcorn State defense pitches a shutout versus Mississippi College
LORMAN, Miss. – The 28th season at Jack Spinks-Marino Casem Stadium kicked off with a 45-7 victory for the Alcorn State University football program over Mississippi College on Saturday.
Jackson State drops road contest at South Alabama
MOBILE, Ala. – Jackson State proved it belonged on the road and playing an opponent from the FBS, the Tigers played with the Jaguars from the opening kickoff until the final seconds melted off the clock.
Grambling State nearly pulls off comeback upset at Louisiana Tech
RUSTON, La.- J'Mar Smith threw for 220 yards, including one touchdown, as Louisiana Tech's football team delivered a 20-14 victory over Grambling State on Saturday afternoon at Joe Aillet Stadium.
Texas Southern falls at Incarnate Word 63-44
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – It was a tale of two halves as Texas Southern fought back from an early deficit with a furious third quarter rally but fell short at the end as Incarnate Word won a wild shootout by a 63-44 margin at Benson Stadium Saturday night.
Mississippi Valley State drops heartbreaker at Lamar
BEAUMONT, Texas- With 3:18 remaining on the clock, Mississippi Valley State was in a prime position for pulling off one of the greatest upsets in college football.
Alabama State holds off Tuskegee for home win
MONTGOMERY, Ala.- Cody Orgeron threw two scores and McNeese held off a late Southern comeback to beat the Jaguars 34-28 on Saturday night in the season opener for both teams.