MOBILE, Ala. – Senior running back Jordan Bentley had himself more than a day as he ran for three touchdowns to claim the school record for most rushing touchdowns in a career, as Alabama A&M defeated Central State 63-20 in Ladd-Peebles Stadium Saturday night. The Bulldogs are now 3-2, 0-1 in Southwestern Athletic Conference play, while the Marauders fall to 1-3, and 1-0 in Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference competition.
Bentley finished his day with 105 yards on 21 carries along with his three scores, while junior quarterback Aqeel Glass got back in stride as he spread the ball out to finish with 339 yards passing and four touchdowns in the contest on only four incompletions (22-26).
On defense, junior linebacker Armoni Holloway led the Bulldogs with 6 tackles along with 1.5 tackles for loss and half a sack. Senior safety Desmond Fletcher also made a big contribution, finishing with four tackles and an interception, one of three for Alabama A&M on the game. Junior corner Joshua M. Williams earned his first interception on the season, while freshman Demarco Gibson gained his first career interception and a 42-yard return for a touchdown in the fourth quarter.