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S. Carolina St. 21, Hampton 9

HAMPTON, Va. -- Malcolm Long threw three touchdown passes to lead South Carolina State to a 21-9 victory over Hampton on Saturday.

Long was 21-for-26 for 234 yards with two interceptions. He connected with Chris Massey on a 22-yard scoring pass, then hit Terrance Smith for a 13-yard touchdown to give the Bulldogs (6-1, 4-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) a 14-0 halftime lead.

Hampton (3-4, 2-3) drew within 14-9 on a 26-yard field goal by Jordan Stovall and a 1-yard touchdown run by LaMarcus Coker with 11:59 left.

On the Pirates' next possession, Isiah Thomas fumbled on fourth-and-20 and LaTaris Douglas recovered for the Bulldogs at the Hampton 36. Long threw a 16-yard pass to Richard Christie, then found him again for a 20-yard touchdown with 4:32 remaining.

Hampton had only 197 yards total offense, with Coker gaining 75 on 24 carries.

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2017 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
North Carolina A&T8-012-0
Howard6-27-4
Bethune-Cookman6-27-4
North Carolina Central5-37-4
Hampton5-36-5
Norfolk State4-44-7
Savannah State3-53-8
Delaware State2-62-9
South Carolina State2-63-7
Florida A&M2-63-8
Morgan State1-71-10