Alabama St. 20, Prairie View 7

Nick Andrews caught a 34-yard touchdown pass and became Alabama

State’s career receptions leader as the Hornets remained unbeaten

in Southwestern Athletic Conference play by beating Prairie View

A&M 20-7 on Saturday.

Andrews caught nine passes for 118 yards, giving him 178 for his

career with the Hornets (6-1, 6-0), two more than Damon Hodge.

Alabama State took advantage of a fumble by the Panthers (4-3,

4-2) to open the scoring on Greg Jenkins’ 10-yard touchdown run

1:35 into the game. Jenkins’ scoring pass to Andrews made it 14-0

in the second quarter.

Jenkins completed 21 of 31 for 215 yards with an

interception.

The Hornets defense also came up big, stopping the Panthers

twice from the 1-yard line in the second quarter, and Kejuan Riley

made his sixth interception of the season in the fourth

quarter.

Fred Anderson rushed for 101 yards on 20 carries for the

Panthers.