Scores

Final

Tenn St 40

(7-0, 3-0 OVC)

SE Missouri St 28

(2-4, 1-2 OVC)

7:00 PM ET, October 13, 2012

Houck Stadium, CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO

1 2 3 4 T
TNST 7 10 3 2040
SEMO 7 0 7 1428

Top Performers

Passing: S. Lathrop (SEMO) - 222 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: T. Ward (TNST) - 43 CAR, 267 YDS, 4 TD

Receiving: P. McRoberts (SEMO) - 5 REC, 66 YDS, 1 TD

Tennessee St. 40, SE Missouri 28

Associated Press

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Trabis Ward ran for four touchdowns, including three in the fourth quarter, to help Tennessee State beat SE Missouri 40-28 to remain undefeated.

Ward's first touchdown was a 7-yard run in the second quarter. He followed that up with three more in the fourth, including a 30-yard run with 1:26 remaining in the game. Ward had 43 carries for 267 yards. Michael German was 17 of 27 for 154 yards.

Levi Terrell scored two touchdowns for SE Missouri, including a 52-yard run in the fourth quarter.

Scott Lathrop had a hand in two touchdowns -- a 13-yard run in the first quarter and an 8-yard pass to Paul McRoberts in the fourth. Lathrop was 17 of 26 for 222 yards for SE Missouri (2-4, 1-2 Ohio Valley). He also had 21 carries for 145 yards.

Tennessee State (7-0, 3-0, Ohio Valley) is off to its best start since 2001.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
TNST
SEMO
1st Downs2626
Total Yards460510
Passing154222
Rushing306288
Penalties5-454-31
3rd Down Conversions11-155-12
4th Down Conversions1-11-3
Turnovers11
Possession30:5629:04

Passing Leaders

Tennessee StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
German17/271545.710
Southeast Missouri StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Lathrop17/262228.511

Rushing Leaders

Tennessee StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Ward432676.2443
Hooks4174.307
Southeast Missouri StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Lathrop211456.9121
Terrell181106.1252

Receiving Leaders

Tennessee StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
James66210.3016
Samuels13434.0034
Southeast Missouri StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Foster58617.2036
McRoberts56613.2128

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERTNSTSEMO
TD03:54Johntae Gleaves 1 Yd Pass From Michael German (Jamin Godfrey Kick) 70
TD01:41Scott Lathrop 13 Yd Run (Drew Geldbach Kick) 77
SECOND QUARTERTNSTSEMO
FG11:59Jamin Godfrey 25 Yd 107
TD08:06Trabis Ward 7 Yd Run (Jamin Godfrey Kick) 177
THIRD QUARTERTNSTSEMO
TD08:25Levi Terrell 7 Yd Run (Drew Geldbach Kick) 1714
FG04:08Jamin Godfrey 42 Yd 2014
FOURTH QUARTERTNSTSEMO
TD13:18Trabis Ward 4 Yd Run (Two-Point Conversion Failed) 2614
TD10:42Levi Terrell 52 Yd Run (Drew Geldbach Kick) 2621
TD05:39Trabis Ward 1 Yd Run (Jamin Godfrey Kick) 3321
TD02:22Paul McRoberts 8 Yd Pass From Scott Lathrop (Drew Geldbach Kick) 3328
TD01:26Trabis Ward 30 Yd Run (Jamin Godfrey Kick) 4028