Stephen F. Austin 38, Sam Houston State 22
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) _ Kerry Bennett ran for a school-record four touchdowns on only 11 carries Saturday night, leading Stephen F. Austin to a 38-22 victory over Sam Houston State.
Bennett had three 1-yard scoring runs and a 17-yard burst. He finished with 42 yards for the Lumberjacks (5-0, 1-0 Southland Conference).
SFA, ranked fourth in Division I-AA, was paced by
Damiean Vallery added 94 yards on 21 carries, including a 7-yard TD run, for SFA, ranked fourth in Divisian I-AA.
Chad Schramek completed 18 of 30 passes for 210 yards for the Bearkats (3-3, 0-1).
Three of Bennett’s touchdowns came in the first half, helping SFA to a 24-7 halftime lead.