Morton leads Prairie View, topples Arkansas-Pine Bluff 62-13
PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Jalen Morton threw for two touchdowns and ran for four more and Prairie View toppled Arkansas-Pine Bluff 62-13 in a Southwestern Conference opener Saturday night.
Morton began with an 89-yard touchdown run on the second play of the game. On the first play of team's next drive, Morton threw a 75-yard score to Zarrian Holcombe for a 14-3 lead. Three plays into the Panthers third drive, he took it in himself once again, this time from 37 yards out, to make it 21-3 with 9:19 left in the first quarter.
The Panthers led 49-10 at halftime and cruised from there.