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Grambling State Tigers (7-5)


Sat. 9/5 Sat. 10/3 Sat. 10/17 Sat. 11/28
@ Cal
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@ Alc
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Southern wins 52-45, Grambling short on final play

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Grambling State's rally ended less than a yard short.

Jonathan Williams was halted inside the 1 as time expired Saturday afternoon, allowing Southern to escape with a 52-45 win at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

Southern (8-3, 8-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference) clinched the West Division crown, and will face East Division champion Alcorn State next Saturday in Houston for the conference title. Thanks to its defense.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: J. Williams2454
Passing TDs: J. Williams18
Rushing Yards: J. Williams484
Rushing TDs: J. Williams8
Receiving Yards: C. Rogers712
Receiving TDs: V. Hunter7
Interceptions: T. Hollins5
Schedule 2015
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/5 at California TBA
10/3 at Jackson State TBA
10/17 at Alcorn State TBA
11/28 vs. Southern University TBA
Southwestern Athletic
East
  Conference Overall
Alcorn State 7-2 10-3
Alabama State 5-4 7-5
Alabama A&M 3-6 4-8
Jackson State 3-6 5-7
Mississippi Valley State 1-8 2-9
West
  Conference Overall
Southern 8-1 9-4
Grambling State 7-2 7-5
Prairie View A&M 5-4 5-5
Arkansas-Pine Bluff 3-6 4-7
Texas Southern 3-6 5-6
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 4847 (48)
Passing Yards: 3327 (18)
Rushing Yards: 1520 (97)
Points per game: 32.2 (34)
Yards per game: 403.9 (48)
Touchdowns: 46 (38)
Field Goals: 12 (55)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 5228 (93)
Passing Yards: 3195 (109)
Rushing Yards: 2033 (59)
Points per game: 32.3 (96)
Yards per game: 435.7 (95)
Touchdowns: 47 (95)
Field Goals: 13 (84)
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