Scores

Final

Miss Valley St 40

(1-8, 1-6 SWAC)

Grambling St 47

(1-9, 1-6 SWAC)

3:00 PM ET, November 2, 2013

Robinson Stadium, Grambling, LA

1 2 3 4 T
MVSU 7 10 7 1640
GRAM 13 14 13 747

Top Performers

Passing: J. Williams (GRAM) - 265 YDS, 5 TD

Rushing: J. Williams (GRAM) - 15 CAR, 54 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: J. Moore (MVSU) - 3 REC, 110 YDS, 1 TD

Grambling St. beats MVSU 47-40 for 1st win

Associated Press

GRAMBLING, La. -- Johnathan Williams accounted for seven touchdowns to lead Grambling State to its first win of the season with a 47-40 victory over Mississippi Valley State Saturday.

Williams threw five touchdown passes and had a quarterback sneak for another score to put Grambling St. (1-9, 1-6 Southwestern Athletic Conference) ahead 40-24, its largest lead, with one quarter remaining.

Patrick Ivy pulled MVSU (1-8, 1-6) within one score with a 5-yard run to open the fourth quarter. Williams answered on the next series with a 60-yard drive, capped by his 11-yard TD run to put the Tigers up 47-32.

Williams was 18 of 31 for 265 yards passing while connecting with ten different receivers. He also rushed for 54 yards on 15 carries.

Ivy led the Delta Devils with two passing and two rushing touchdowns. He was 15 of 35 for 266 yards, including a 41-yard TD pass.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MVSU
GRAM
1st Downs1623
Total Yards371407
Passing266265
Rushing105142
Penalties10-698-90
3rd Down Conversions5-145-12
4th Down Conversions2-21-1
Turnovers21
Possession26:5433:06

Passing Leaders

Mississippi Valley StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Ivy15/352667.621
Grambling StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Williams18/312658.550

Rushing Leaders

Mississippi Valley StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Durr12705.8024
Frizell8222.816
Grambling StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Williams15543.6211
Kelly12403.3023

Receiving Leaders

Mississippi Valley StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Stafford611318.8035
Moore311036.7144
Grambling StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
McGhee47017.5125
Rogers35016.7021

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMVSUGRAM
TD11:09Richard Wilson 23 Yd Pass From Johnathan Williams (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed) 06
TD08:45Johnathan Williams 1 Yd Run (Johnathan Wallace Kick) 013
TD07:27Jerrell Moore 41 Yd Pass From Patrick Ivy (Cherchen Galon Kick) 713
SECOND QUARTERMVSUGRAM
FG14:57Cherchen Galon 18 Yd 1013
TD09:31Cortez Frizell 3 Yd Run (Cherchen Galon Kick) 1713
TD07:56Anthony McGhee 14 Yd Pass From Johnathan Williams (Johnathan Wallace Kick) 1720
TD02:13Verlon Hunter 7 Yd Pass From Johnathan Williams (Johnathan Wallace Kick) 1727
THIRD QUARTERMVSUGRAM
TD08:28Richard Drake 11 Yd Pass From Patrick Ivy (Cherchen Galon Kick) 2427
TD05:56Verlon Hunter 28 Yd Pass From Johnathan Williams (Pat Blocked) 2433
TD03:21Chad Williams 9 Yd Pass From Johnathan Williams (Johnathan Wallace Kick) 2440
FOURTH QUARTERMVSUGRAM
TD14:55Patrick Ivy 5 Yd Run (Jerrell Moore Pass For Two-Point Conversion) 3240
TD12:29Johnathan Williams 11 Yd Run (Johnathan Wallace Kick) 3247
TD07:00Patrick Ivy 1 Yd Run (Cortez Frizell Run For Two-Point Conversion) 4047