Last Week (5-1)
Texas A&M Commerce 43 East Central 21 (Prediction 21-17)
The Lions won their fourth in a row. Nabile El-Amin led the way with 138 yds rushing and 3 TDs, Terry Mayo went 12-16 with a TD, and JaMichael Palmer had 6 receptions for 114 yds and a TD. ECU turned the ball over 5 times, the Lions converted 3 in the second quarter into TDs.
Midwestern State 41 Southeastern Oklahoma 19 (Prediction 42-21)
Daniel Polk become the single season and career leader in total offense for Midwestern State. With score tied at 13 with 5:33 in first quarter, MSU outscored the Savage Storm 28-0 to put the game comfortably out of reach.
Angelo State 17 West Texas A&M 38 (Prediction 45-21)
Taylor Harris threw for 314 yds and 4 TDs in his first collegiate start, and Keithon Flemming had 201 yds rushing on just 11 carries (including a 99 yarder). Jeremy Hill held to just 24 yards rushing for the Rams. Two late TDs make the score respectable.
Southwestern Oklahoma 7 Central Oklahoma 10 (Prediction 21-14)
Bronchos score just 10 points despite 400 yds of offense, just 2 of 6 inside the red zone. Ben Birmingham with 130 yds rushing, Will Clewis with 12 tackles and an interception.
Eastern New Mexico 35 Texas A&M-Kingsville 38 (Prediction 27-24)
Michael Benton returns and rushes for 193 yds and 4 TDs, Anthony Ramos 8-14, but only 66 yds. For the Javelinas, David Garza tosses 5 TD passes, and 310 yds. TE's Rony Perard and George Reyes each with 2 receptions, each with 2 TDs. Big play for TAMK was 43 yd TD pass as the first half expired. Mike Martinez led defense with 16 tackles.
Abilene 70 Tarleton State 63 (Prediction Tarleton 31-28)
Tarleton amassed 32 first downs, 602 yards of offense, and controlled the ball for almost 40 minutes. Scott Grantham threw for 6 TDs and 384 yds, Prentice and Guinn combined for 18 receptions, 312 yds and 3 TDs.....and they lost!!!! Abilene with their backs against the wall, put on an offensive clinic. 370 yds rushing, led of course by Bernard Scott with 283 on 29 carries and 6 TDs. 345 yds passing, with 5 receivers with at least 45 yards receiving. Edmund Gates with one reception and one carry.....and 139 combined yards. All around an incredible game, unless you played or coached defense.