ORANGEBURG, S.C. -- Bruce Johnson returned an interception for a touchdown, Cornelius Walker scored on a blocked punt and South Carolina State routed Johnson C Smith 41-0 on Saturday in the Bulldogs' home opener.
South Carolina State (1-1) held Division II Johnson C Smith (0-3) to 69 yards total on its 45 offensive plays. The Golden Bulls rushed 29 times for 22 yards.
Tyler Scandrett kicked field goals of 39, 31, 32 and 27 yards. South Carolina State tacked on a safety late in the fourth quarter.
Saturday's game was the de facto home opener for South Carolina State, which had its Sept. 9 home contest against Charleston Southern postponed due to the threat of Hurricane Irma.
SEC Network's Greg McElroy joins The Paul Finebaum Show to give his opinion on this weekend's matchup between the Wildcats and Bulldogs.
The Thinking Out Loud crew make its picks for another week of SEC football.
Thinking Out Loud's Marcus Spears and Greg McElroy highlight the teams that have the best chance to compete with Georgia in the SEC East.
Rutgers senior cornerback Blessuan Austin is going to need knee surgery again.
Former Gators head coach Steve Spurrier joins The Paul Finebaum Show and relives some of the greatest Florida-Tennessee games.
Arkansas coach Chad Morris said Monday that Ty Storey will start at quarterback against Auburn, despite not playing this past weekend.
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|North Carolina A&T||0-0||3-0|
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