Williams leads Hampton past Shaw 38-10
Williams scored on a 12-yard run in the first quarter and dumped a 1-yard pass to Ronald Bell for a TD to put the Pirates on top 24-0 midway through the second. In between those touchdowns, Devin Thurmond recovered the ball in the end zone after Ohmante Jenkins blocked a punt.
Williams completed 13 of 18 passes for 142 yards.
Hampton had 302 total yards and held the Division II Bears to 191, just nine on the ground.
Byron Barney ran 5 yards for a touchdown in the third quarter and caught a 50-yard TD pass from Austin Bradley in the fourth quarter.
Shaw’s touchdown was a Keon Marsh pass to Dorrel McClain that covered 66 yards.
It was the 38th meeting between the two programs, the most recent coming in 1978 when Hampton won 24-17.