The Jackson State Tigers came into Thursday night's matchup against the defending SWAC champion Texas Southern Tigers with big expectations. It was billed as the 'Battle of the Tigers', but Jackson State's bunch left a distinct message with a 58-13 drubbing of its' SWAC Western Division opponent. Here are some of the images from last night's action.
As the South Atlantic Conference wrapped up its season Saturday, two teams with only a twenty minute proximity between themselves went head to head for bragging rights for the next year. Brevard College defeated the Mars Hill Lions 35-28, snapping a 4-game losing streak since the program was reinstated in 2006. Here are a few gameday photos provided by DraftNasty.com:
Homecoming was in the air at Brooks Stadium in Conway, SC, as the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers played host to the Stony Brook Seawolves. After nearly rallying from a 24 point deficit in the 2nd half, the Chanticleers fell short to the Seawolves 38-28. Here are a few photos from the Big South matchup.
In one of the most explosive defensive battles I've seen in quite some time, Valdosta State upset the third ranked Lions of North Alabama 5-0 in a battle of ranked teams this past Thursday.
Delaware freshman RB Andrew Pierce (#30 seen stiff-arming for TD) went for his fourth consecutive CAA Rookie of the Week honor this past Saturday in Richmond, VA. He took a step towards the incredible feat by rushing for 113 yards and three touchdowns in the Blue Hens' 34-13 ousting of the 5th ranked Spiders at their new home, E. Claiborne Robins Stadium.
The Citadel's Cortez Allen (#13 pictured above) was just one of many pro prospects looking to make an impression yesterday in Greenville, SC. DraftNasty.com National Correspondent De'Angelo Bryant was on hand to catch many of the images of the Southern Conference matchup between the #23 Furman Paladians and The Citadel Bulldogs.
Eastern Kentucky WR Orlandus Harris' (#9 reaching above) one hand snag was just one of the many highlights to start off the weekend last Friday afternoon. After getting stormed out of action in Springfield, MO on Thursday night, the Bears of Missouri State ate up the Eastern Kentucky Colonels 31-9 in front of their hometown fans.
On the second stop of the DraftNasty.com 20 Game RV Tour, staff photographer Al Bradley captures some of the moments.