Mike Martz, the former Rams head coach, had a message ready for his team when they met to prepare for the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl.
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Mykal Moody, who switched from wide receiver to quarterback midweek, rushed for 158 yards and three touchdowns and passed for another TD to lead South Carolina State to a 28-7 victory over Bethun
Adrian Kollock Jr. passed for a TD and ran for another, Bishop Ford ran for two more scores and South Carolina State debuted a 55-year-old running back on senior day in a 32-0 victory over Savann
The 55-year-old father of Packers linebacker Joe Thomas had a 3-yard gain for South Carolina State University on Saturday.
The 55-year-old father of Green Bay Packers linebacker Joe Thomas is expected to play in a college football game Saturday for South Carolina State University.
Greg Hankerson ran for the game-winning touchdown as Norfolk State came from behind to edge South Carolina State 13-10 on Saturday.
Lamar Raynard threw for 169 yards and two touchdowns and North Carolina A&T won its sixth consecutive game 30-20 over South Carolina State on Saturday.
Jaylian Williamson threw for 271 yards and three touchdowns, including a 57-yarder to Twarn Mixson in the fourth quarter of Hampton's 28-26 win over South Carolina State on Saturday.
Gary "Big Hands" Johnson, Harold Jackson and longtime coach Billy Joe are among the latest inductees into the Black College Football Hall of Fame.
Darius Leonard and Dayshawn Taylor led a stout South Carolina State defense in a 30-3 victory over Delaware State on Saturday for the Bulldogs' third straight win.
Darius Leonard ran an interception back 64 yards for a score and picked off another in the fourth quarter to secure South Carolina State's 14-9 win over Howard on Saturday.
Caleb York threw four touchdown passes and South Carolina State overpowered Florida A&M, 48-14 in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener for both schools Saturday night.
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Ray-Ray McCloud was thrilled to get a text from former Utah player Kaelin Clay offering support after the Clemson sophomore dropped the ball prior to crossing the goal line for a punt return TD last week vs Troy. Clay, who had a similar incident in 2014 in a loss to Oregon, told McCloud to stay confident, that his career wouldn't be defined by one play. McCloud said he now plans to reach out to SC State return man Ahmaad Harris, who fielded a kickoff then tossed the ball to the ref before downing it, resulting in a fumble recovery for a Clemson TD.
Clemson scored early and often in the first half against South Carolina State, and both coaches decided to shorten Saturday's game in what turned into a 59-0 rout.
After falling behind 45-0, South Carolina State reached a deal with Clemson to play two 12-minute quarters in the second half.
Clemson kicks off ... then scores TD
A mental lapse by South Carolina State returner Ahmaad Harris allowed Clemson to recover its own kickoff in the end zone for a touchdown and a 21-0 lead.
Watson re-enters game, throws TD pass
After a brief absence, QB Deshaun Watson comes back in the game for Clemson to throw this 36-yard TD pass to Ray-Ray McCloud. No. 5 Clemson leads South Carolina State 38-0.
|North Carolina Central||8-0||9-3|
|North Carolina A&T||7-1||9-3|
|South Carolina State||5-3||5-6|