Sports News

College Football
Scoreboard|Standings|Teams|Leaders|Polls

North Carolina Central Eagles (6-5)


North Carolina Central outlasts Delaware State 34-28 in OT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) Davius Richard tossed an 8-yard touchdown pass to Latrell Collier in overtime and North Carolina Central held on for a 34-28 victory over Delaware State on Saturday.

Delaware State forced overtime when Jared Lewis connected with Trey Gross for a 16-yard TD with 24 seconds left in regulation.

Richard completed 16 of 27 passes for 150 yards with an interception for the Eagles (6-5, 4-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). He led NCC with 77 yards rushing on 12 carries - adding a 10-yard TD run in the second quarter that gave the Eagles a 14-7 lead at halftime.

 MORE
Leaders
Passing Yards: D. Richard2133
Passing TDs: D. Richard15
Rushing Yards: L. Collier399
Rushing TDs: D. Richard8
Receiving Yards: R. McDaniel678
Receiving TDs: R. McDaniel4
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2021
Date Opponent Result / Time
8/28 vs. Alcorn State W 23 - 14
9/11 at Marshall L 10 - 44
9/18 vs. Winston-Salem State W 20 - 13
9/25 at North Carolina A&T L 14 - 37
10/2 at Mississippi Valley State L 16 - 17
10/9 vs. Tennessee Tech L 16 - 27
10/23 at Morgan State W 28 - 17
10/30 vs. South Carolina State L 24 - 27
11/6 vs. Norfolk State W 38 - 36
11/13 at Howard W 45 - 27
11/20 vs. Delaware State W 34 - 28
Mid-Eastern Athletic
  Conference Overall
South Carolina State 5-0 6-5
North Carolina Central 4-1 6-5
Delaware State 2-3 5-6
Norfolk State 2-3 6-5
Howard 1-4 2-8
Morgan State 1-4 2-9
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 3764 (70)
Passing Yards: 2292 (57)
Rushing Yards: 1472 (70)
Points per game: 24.4 (73)
Yards per game: 342.2 (76)
Touchdowns: 32 (69)
Field Goals: 11 (45)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 4381 (80)
Passing Yards: 2309 (48)
Rushing Yards: 2072 (102)
Points per game: 26.1 (55)
Yards per game: 398.3 (79)
Touchdowns: 35 (57)
Field Goals: 11 (79)
Sports Data API Powered by STATS © 2021 by STATS PERFORM.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS PERFORM is strictly prohibited.