<
>
Delaware StateHornetsDSU
2-3, 1-1 Conf
20
Final
1234T
DSU0130720
NORF0170017
17
Norfolk StateSpartansNORF
2-4, 0-3 Conf

Delaware St. 20, Norfolk St. 17

NORFOLK, Va. -- Nick Elko's late touchdown helped Delaware State beat Norfolk State 20-17 Saturday.

Trailing 7-0, Elko connected with Justin Wilson for a 22-yard touchdown to tie the game. Elko finished 15-for-30 for 206 yards and two touchdowns.

Delaware State (2-3, 1-1 MEAC) jumped ahead 10-7 after Mitchell Ward's 24-yard field goal, but the Spartans regained the lead on Jake Basmagian's 86-yard touchdown pass to Takeem Hedgeman. Basmagian finished 24 of 35 for 312 yards with three interceptions.

After trading field goals, Norfolk State (2-4, 0-3) led 17-13 at halftime.

The second half was dominated by defense as both teams went scoreless in the third quarter.

Elko's 23-yard pass to Justin Brewer with 10:01 left in the fourth quarter gave Delaware State the lead for good.

Davon Moore intercepted Basmagian with 2:03 remaining to seal the victory.

Delaware State snapped a three-game losing streak, while handing the Spartans their fourth-straight loss.

NCAAF News

2015 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
North Carolina A&T7-110-2
Bethune-Cookman7-19-2
North Carolina Central7-18-3
South Carolina State6-27-4
Hampton5-36-5
Morgan State4-44-6
Norfolk State4-44-7
Savannah State1-71-9
Delaware State1-71-10
Florida A&M1-71-10
Howard1-71-10