Scores

Final

McNeese State 10

(4-3, 1-3 Southland)

Sam Houston 45

(5-2, 3-1 Southland)

8:00 PM ET, October 20, 2012

Bowers Stadium, HUNTSVILLE, TX

1 2 3 4 T
MCNS 7 3 0 010
SHSU 7 14 10 1445

Top Performers

Passing: B. Bell (SHSU) - 193 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: R. Sincere (SHSU) - 12 CAR, 132 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: C. Nelson (SHSU) - 5 REC, 75 YDS, 1 TD

Sam Houston St. 45, McNeese St. 10

Associated Press

HUNTSVILLE, Texas -- Richard Sincere rushed for 132 yards and two touchdowns and Timothy Flanders ran for 105 yards rushing and a score to lead Sam Houston State to a 45-10 victory against McNeese State on Saturday night.

The Bearkats (5-2, 3-1 Southland Conference) had 541 yards of offense and limited the Cowboys to 210.

McNeese State (4-2, 1-2) led 10-7 in the second quarter on Kelvin Bennett's 32-yard touchdown reception and Josh Lewis' 44-yard field goal, but it was all Sam Houston State afterward.

Brian Bell was 16 of 25 passing for 193 yards and a touchdown for the Bearkats. Chance Nelson had five receptions for 75 yards and a TD.

Sincere had scoring runs of 44 and 65 yards.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MCNS
SHSU
1st Downs1724
Total Yards210541
Passing131193
Rushing79348
Penalties7-6310-110
3rd Down Conversions3-128-15
4th Down Conversions0-02-2
Turnovers32
Possession26:2833:32

Passing Leaders

McNeese StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Stroud10/261194.611
Sam Houston StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Bell16/251937.711

Rushing Leaders

McNeese StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Wiltz5397.8033
Bennett7223.105
Sam Houston StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Sincere1213211.0265
Flanders191055.5114

Receiving Leaders

McNeese StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Bennett34414.7132
Carey44210.5015
Sam Houston StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Nelson57515.0122
Diller34916.3027

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMCNSSHSU
TD09:39Kelvin Bennett 32 Yd Pass From Cody Stroud (Josh Lewis Kick) 70
TD00:56Chance Nelson 14 Yd Pass From Brian Bell (Miguel Antonio Kick) 77
SECOND QUARTERMCNSSHSU
FG09:47Josh Lewis 44 Yd 107
TD07:28Richard Sincere 44 Yd Run (Miguel Antonio Kick) 1014
TD02:12Tim Flanders 12 Yd Run (Miguel Antonio Kick) 1021
THIRD QUARTERMCNSSHSU
TD08:24Brian Bell 1 Yd Run (Miguel Antonio Kick) 1028
FG05:46Miguel Antonio 22 Yd 1031
FOURTH QUARTERMCNSSHSU
TD13:26Richard Sincere 65 Yd Run (Miguel Antonio Kick) 1038
TD03:22Chris Grett 7 Yd Run (Miguel Antonio Kick) 1045