Lenorris Footman threw two touchdowns and ran for two more as Alcorn State topped Texas Southern 65-13 on Saturday at BBVA Compass Stadium.

Footman was 11 of 18 for 185 yards passing and rushed for 75 yards for the Braves (6-3, 5-2). Darryan Ragsdale ran for 115 yards and a touchdown.

Footman threw a seven yard scoring pass to Jordan Payne following a fumble by TSU on the first play after the opening kickoff. The Braves scored again on a blocked punt and Footman added two scoring runs and another touchdown pass before the end of half for a 38-0 lead at the break.
Ragsdale broke into the open for a 68-yard touchdown run to start the second half and the Braves cruised to the win.

Homer Causey threw for 114 yards and ran for a score for the Tigers (3-6, 2-6). Archie Rice finished with a game high 12 tackles for TSU.