HAMPTON, Va. -- Gregg McGhee threw for 265 yards and a touchdown to lead Howard to a 42-37 victory over Hampton in double overtime on Saturday.
McGhee also had 152 yards rushing for the Bison (6-6, 4-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Anthony Philyaw rushed for 111 yards and four touchdowns.
Down 26-7 at the break, Hampton scored 22 unanswered points in the second half to lead by three. With 3:20 left to play in regulation, Howard's John Fleck booted a 20-yard field goal to send the game into overtime at 29-29.
Howard scored first in OT on a 2-yard touchdown pass from McGhee to Brandon Flanagan, capping a 13-play drive. Hampton answered with a TD to send the game into the second OT. After a Hampton field goal, a final touchdown by Philyaw gave the 3-point edge to the Bison.
Bryan Bailey threw for 185 yards and three touchdowns for the Pirates (4-8, 4-4).
Every season turns on a few big plays. Here are the five major moment that led us to a Michigan State-Iowa Big Ten title game.
One started high but got tripped up. The other stumbled early before finding its form. USC's and Stanford's different roads will converge on Saturday.
Recruits at schools like LSU and Rutgers say they've been very aware of the possibility of change at their would-be college programs.
The bottom dropped out for Florida at home against rival FSU as it scored only two points; Derrick Henry continued his run toward the Heisman.
Stanford and USC are prepping for the Pac-12 championship game and eight other teams are patiently waiting to hear their bowl destinations.
Texas running back Chris Warren III, USC corner Iman Marshall and Louisville QB Lamar Jackson were among the freshman stars in Week 13.
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