Hampton pulls away from Norfolk State, 27-17

Jorrian Washington rushed for 119 yards and a fourth-quarter
touchdown to carry Hampton University to a 27-17 win over Norfolk
State in a Mid-Eastern Conference rivalry Saturday.

Washington got help from Bryan Bailey, who threw for 263 yards,
including a 32-yard TD strike to Twarn Mixson. Morris Brailsford
ran the ball in from the 1-yard line while Anthony Prevost kicked
two field goals, a 27-yarder to put the Pirates (2-5, 2-1) on the
board in the first quarter and a 40-yarder in the fourth to give
them the go-ahead score.

Norfolk State (2-5, 2-2) kept the game close, getting 141 yards
rushing from Rolandan Finch. The Spartans temporarily took the lead
in the second quarter on a 16-yard TD run by quarterback Omari
Timmons, who passed for just 150 yards and threw three
interceptions. Timmons scored again in the fourth quarter on an
11-yard TD run.