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Bethune-Cookman beats Norfolk State 21-7

Sep 25, 2010 - 11:29 PM DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.(AP) -- Matt Johnson passed for three first-half touchdowns and the Bethune-Cookman defense made it stand up in a 21-7 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference victory over Norfolk State on Saturday.

Johnson, who completed 17 of 27 passes for 225 yards, gave Bethune-Cookman (3-0, 1-0) the lead by directing a 69-yard, eight-play drive on the opening possession. The points came on a 16-yard pass to Tony Wilson with 12:15 left in the first quarter.

Johnson added touchdown passes of 42 yards to Eddie Poole and 11 yards to Randy James before the end of the first half.

The Spartans (2-2, 1-1) got on the board with a 1-yard run by Takeem Hedgeman early in the fourth quarter.

Norfolk State quarterback Chris Walley led his club offensively by completing 22 of 42 passes for 196 yards. Victor Hairston caught eight of those passes for 83 yards.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    NORFOLK ST 0 0 0 7 7
    BETHUNE COOKMAN 14 7 0 0 21 FINAL

    Sep 25 6:58 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORFOLK ST 7
    BETHUNE COOKMAN 21 13:25 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Norfolk State 7, Bethune-Cookman 21  4th - 13:25Sep 25 6:18 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    NORFOLK ST 0 0 0 0
    BETHUNE COOKMAN 14 7 0 21 END, 3RD QTR

    Sep 25 6:18 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    NORFOLK ST 0 0 0
    BETHUNE COOKMAN 14 7 21 HALFTIME

    Norfolk State 0, Bethune-Cookman 21  HalfSep 25 5:58 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    NORFOLK ST 0 0
    BETHUNE COOKMAN 14 14 END, 1ST QTR

    Norfolk State 0, Bethune-Cookman 14  End of 1stSep 25 4:43 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORFOLK ST 0
    BETHUNE COOKMAN 7 10:08 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Norfolk State 0, Bethune-Cookman 7  1st - 10:08Sep 25 4:18 PM