South Carolina State outlasts Savannah State 20-10
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) Richard Cue had 258 all-purpose yards and Asheton Jordon added 151 on the ground to lead South Carolina State to a 20-10 victory over Savannah State on Saturday, in the season finale for both teams.
S.C. State (7-4, 6-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) opened the game with 17 unanswered points to take a 17-3 lead into halftime. Cue's 28-yard run in the first quarter gave the Bulldogs a 10-0 advantage. Jordon's 15-yard touchdown run capped off a 12-play, 75-yard drive.
Derek Williams and Blake Erickson exchanged field goals and Antonio Bostick connected with Brian Lackey for Savannah State (1-10, 1-7) for the final margin.
Cue, who rushed for 116 yards, also threw for 142 yards on 14-for-25 passing. Jordon paced the Bulldogs' rushing attack, tallying 153 yards on 15 carries.
Erickson nailed three field goals for S.C. State, making kicks from 31, 51, and 45 yards.
Updated November 19, 2011