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Alabama A&M Bulldogs (1-4)


Lankford's sparks Alabama A&M past Bethune-Cookman, 35-27

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) Xaiver Lankford threw three second-half touchdown passes and Alabama A&M earned its first win of the season, holding off Bethune-Cookman, 35-27 in a Southwest Conference battle on Saturday afternoon.

Donovan Eaglin ran for two touchdowns in the first half to stake the Bulldogs to a 14-0 lead, then capped the scoring with a 3-yard pass from Lankford in the fourth quarter. Eaglin finished with 190 yards on 27 carries.

Jalon Jones and the Wildcats knotted the score at 14 in the final 3:23 of the first half. Jones scored on a 2-yard run before engineering a three-play, 58-yard drive capped by Que'Shaun Byrd's 8-yard run.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: X. Lankford868
Passing TDs: X. Lankford4
Rushing Yards: D. Eaglin274
Rushing TDs: D. Eaglin3
Receiving Yards: I. Cox233
Receiving TDs: C. Young2
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2022
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/1 at UAB L 0 - 59
9/10 at Troy L 17 - 38
9/17 vs. Austin Peay L 3 - 28
9/24 at Florida A&M L 25 - 38
10/1 vs. Bethune-Cookman W 35 - 27
10/8 vs. Grambling State 11:00 PT12:00 MT1:00 CT2:00 ET6:00 GMT2:00 北京时间11:00 MST12:00 CST1:00 EST
10/16 at Arkansas-Pine Bluff 1:00 PT2:00 MT3:00 CT4:00 ET8:00 GMT4:00 北京时间1:00 MST2:00 CST3:00 EST
10/29 vs. Alabama State TBA
11/3 at Mississippi Valley State 4:30 PT5:30 MT6:30 CT7:30 ET11:30 GMT7:30 北京时间4:30 MST5:30 CST6:30 EST
11/12 vs. Jackson State TBA
11/19 vs. Texas Southern 11:00 PT12:00 MT1:00 CT2:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST1:00 CST2:00 EST
Southwestern Athletic
East
  Conference Overall
8 Jackson State 2-0 4-0
Florida A&M 2-1 3-2
Alabama State 1-1 3-2
Alabama A&M 1-1 1-4
Bethune-Cookman 1-1 1-3
Mississippi Valley State 0-2 0-5
West
  Conference Overall
Prairie View A&M 3-0 3-2
Alcorn State 1-0 2-2
Southern 1-1 2-2
Texas Southern 1-2 1-4
Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0-2 2-3
Grambling State 0-2 1-4
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 1748 (43)
Passing Yards: 1041 (42)
Rushing Yards: 707 (43)
Points per game: 16.0 (98)
Yards per game: 349.6 (62)
Touchdowns: 10 (85)
Field Goals: 3 (81)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 2208 (101)
Passing Yards: 1542 (115)
Rushing Yards: 666 (54)
Points per game: 38.0 (99)
Yards per game: 441.6 (92)
Touchdowns: 23 (105)
Field Goals: 3 (57)