PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas -- Courtney Brown ran for 116 yards and caught four passes for 52 yards to lead Prairie View A&M to a 28-26 win over Alabama A&M in a Southwestern Athletic Conference game Saturday.
The Panthers (2-2, 2-1 SWAC) failed to score in the first half as Alabama A&M (1-3, 1-1 SWAC) scored a pair of touchdowns, but failed to convert either PAT. That failure proved to be the difference in the game.
Prairie View scored 21 unanswered points in the third quarter to take a 21-12 lead.
Jerry Lovelocke, completed 21 of 36 passes, throwing for 148 yards and two touchdowns for Prairie View.
The Bulldogs staged a fourth-quarter comeback with two touchdowns, but the Panthers put the game away with a 67-yard, fourth-quarter touchdown drive.
Lee Jaymason had 224 yards passing for the Bulldogs.
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher hopes quarterback Sean Maguire is ready to go full speed by the middle of June.
Graduate transfer quarterback Davis Webb has officially joined California, giving the Golden Bears an experienced option to replace No. 1 overall NFL draft pick Jared Goff.
First-year football coach Dino Babers, hired by former Syracuse AD Mark Coyle, is on the committee that will search for Coyle's replacement.
Hugh Freeze has some major holes to fill on offense with the departures of Laremy Tunsil and Laquon Treadwell, but there is Chady Kelly and good depth.
After transferring in from Montana State, Dakota Prukop has a checklist he's working from as he prepares to compete for the Oregon job.
The destination for Week 6 of the Big 12 Ultimate Road Trip is unanimous, as all three conference reporters would head to the Red River Rivalry.
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