Sam Houston St. 47, Nicholls 7

Robert Shaw ran an interception return 61 yards for Sam Houston

State’s first touchdown of a 47-7 blowout over Nicholls State on

Saturday.

Tim Flanders ran for two touchdowns and Richard Sincere ran for

one more as the Bearkats (6-0, 3-0 Southland) shut out the Colonels

(1-6, 0-3) until almost the final minute. Nicholls State finally

scored with 1:01 left when LaQuintin Caston found Jesse Turner with

a 12-yard touchdown pass.

The Bearkats’ Brian Bell led the game in passing, completing 14

of 20 for 128 yards and a touchdown. Caston threw 4 for 6 for 36

yards.

Miguel Antonio added a field goal for Sam Houston State while

Kash David grabbed a safety.