NATCHITOCHES, La. -- Shelton Eppler threw for 263 yards and four touchdowns as Northwestern State romped past Grambling State 34-7 on Saturday night to give coach Brad Laird his first win.
The victory avenged the Demons 23-10 loss to Grambling last year. Grambling still holds a 3-2 edge in the series as the schools that are only 81 miles apart, met for just the fifth time.
The Demons bounced back from a 59-7 thumping by Texas A&M last week. Northwestern State opens Southland Conference play at Lamar next Saturday.
Aldon Clark led Grambling, throwing for 125 yards and running for 67 yards on 14 carries.
Price Wilson threw for 359 yards and four touchdowns as Bryant opened Northeast Conference play by holding off Robert Morris 49--46 on Saturday afternoon.
QB Eric Dungey gets behind his blockers and finds paydirt to pad Syracuse's lead against UConn.
Virginia Tech QB Josh Jackson lets one rip downfield to WR Sean Savoy for a 28-yard touchdown.
Trevor Lawrence completes a shovel pass to RB Travis Etienne, who battles across the goal line and scores with just seconds remaining in the first half.
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