DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Eddie Rocker carried 17 times for 128 yards
and Damien Fleming passed for 186 yards and two touchdowns as
Florida A&M defeated North Carolina Central 31-10 Saturday.
The Rattlers (7-3, 5-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) took a
28-0 halftime lead with touchdowns on three consecutive possessions
in the second quarter, aided by two turnovers by the Eagles (2-8,
After Lavante Page's second rushing touchdown made it 14-0,
Florida A&M recovered a North Carolina Central fumble at the Eagles
The Rattlers got a break when Dewayne Harvey fumbled at the
Eagles 1 after a 12-yard completion from Fleming, but teammate
Tobias Lee scooped it up and scored to make it 21-0.
Anthony Shutt picked off a North Carolina Central pass on the
ensuing possession and the Rattlers drove 60 yards, including a
32-yard run by Rocker, and scored on a 14-yard pass from Fleming to
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