Bethune-Cookman 49, Morgan St. 23
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP)
Bethune-Cookman scored five straight touchdowns in the Wildcats' 49-23 win over Morgan State on Saturday.
Trailing 10-7 midway through the second quarter, Bethune-Cookman used three different rushers to rattle off 35 straight points in 22:43. During the span, Johnathan Moment scored on runs of 28 and 3 yards, Jackie Wilson scored from 4 yards and 45 yards out, and Isidore Jackson capped off the scoring burst with a 21-yard run to give Bethune-Cookman a 42-10 fourth quarter lead.
Jackson led all Bethune-Cookman (6-3, 4-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) rushers with 93 yards and a touchdown on 20 carries. Moment added 78 yards and two touchdowns and Wilson finished with 74 yards and three touchdowns on 12 carries.
The Wildcats' defense stepped up in the win, recording nine tackles for loss, three sacks and intercepted Seth Higgins twice.
Travis Davidson led Morgan State (5-4, 4-2), rushing for 138 yards on 17 carries.