TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Ryan Stanley ran for a touchdown and threw for another score to help Florida A&M beat Texas Southern 29-7 on Saturday in the season opener for both teams.
Stanley's 9-yard touchdown run with 2:53 left in the first quarter capped a nine-play, 74-yard drive and put FAMU up 7-0. On the Rattlers' next possession, Devin Bowers scored on a 6-yard run to make it 13-0 lead early. Norwood's touchdown catch made it 20-0 going into halftime.
Texas Southern had just 202 total yards and 10 first downs as FAMU controlled the ball for nearly 39 minutes.
QB McKenzie Milton hits a wide open Marlon Williams, who takes it to the end zone and makes it 21-17 Knights before halftime.
Tony Kornheiser and Frank Isola dissect Nebraska's dismal start, and explain why Scott Frost is lowering the fan base's expectations.
FAU RB Devin Singletary sheds a tackle and scores on a 9-yard touchdown run, knotting the game at 14-14.
RB Devin Singletary bulldozes his way into the end zone, cutting the UCF lead in half to 14-7.
RB Gerald Hearns takes the direct snap in punt formation and runs for 24 yards, setting up an Owls touchdown.
UCF QB McKenzie Milton finds WR Dredrick Snelson in the back of the end zone, making it 14-0 Knights.
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