Bowen completed 4 of 7 passes for 88 yards -- including a 59-yard touchdown to Tracy Johnson with 54 seconds left in the first half -- and had 14 carries for 66 yards.
On the opening drive, Dondre Dobbins intercepted a pass by UAPB's Brandon Duncan and was tackled for no gain at the 1. Bowen capped an 18-play, 99-yard drive that spanned more than 10 minutes with a 6-yard TD run with 14:53 left in the half. After Eric Medina made field goals of 44 and 24 yards, Johnson's touchdown catch gave Texas Southern (4-6, 4-4 Southwestern Athletic Conference) a 20-0 lead at halftime.
Jamal Gladden's 2-yard touchdown run put UAPB (1-9, 1-7) on the board with 6:51 left in the third. But when the Tigers' ensuing drive stalled at the UAPB 34, Texas Southern ran a fake punt and Medina hit Elie Nabushosi to make it 27-7.
Torrey's 92-yard TD run helps UNT beat FAU 41-38
DeAndre Torrey had 17 carries for a career-high 187 yards, including a 92-yard touchdown run with 4:06 to play, and North Texas beat UNT 41-38 on Thursday night.
Rutledge recaps Houston's 'Jacket-gate'
Laura Rutledge recaps Houston coach Major Applewhite's confrontation with star player Ed Oliver in Thursday's win.
Oliver-Applewhite drama overshadows Houston win
Scott Van Pelt reviews Houston's win over Tulane in which Ed Oliver stole the attention for arguing with coach Major Applewhite.
UCLA's Bruin Bear statue vandalized in USC colors ahead of rivalry game
Vandals broke into a wooden box intended to protect the Bruin Bear and spray-painted USC colors on the body and foundation of the statue ahead of this week's rivalry game.
Bama's defense taking shape
Marty & McGee discuss the emergence of the Crimson Tide defense and sophomore Quinnen Williams.
Patrick Carr runs for 139 yards; Houston beats Tulane 48-17
Patrick Carr ran for a career-high 139 yards and two touchdowns as Houston rolled to a 48-17 victory over Tulane on Thursday night.