ATLANTA (AP) -- Preston Brown rushed for 233 yards and Tennessee
State defeated Florida A&M 29-18 on Saturday.
Brown, who had 28 carries, took a handoff on the second play
from scrimmage and raced 71 yards to put the Tigers (2-2) ahead for
Tennessee State built its lead to 19-0 late in the second
quarter after a 15-yard pass from Jeremy Perry to Joseph Hills and
field goals of 33 and 32 yards by Jamin Godfrey.
Godfrey also added a 37-yarder late in the third quarter to give
Tennessee State a 22-6 lead.
The Tigers dominated possession with 304 of their 413 yards
coming on the ground, as they snapped an eight-game losing streak
to the Rattlers (2-2) in the Atlanta Football Classic.
Martin Ukpai was 15-for-31 passing for 173 yards and one
interception for the Rattlers, as the all-time series between the
two teams moved to 25-25-1.
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