Sam Houston State throttles Incarnate Word 52-21
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) -- Brian Bell threw four touchdowns and added another on the ground as Sam Houston State dominated
Incarnate Word 52-21 Saturday night.
Bell completed 19 of 25 passes for 285 yards as the Bearkats (3-1) piled up 566 yards of total offense. He added 35 yards
rushing on 7 carries.
Incarnate Word (2-2) took a 14-10 lead with 13:59 remaining in the first half when Johnny Sessions scored on a 1-yard touchdown
run, but Sam Houston rattled off 35 unanswered points, including touchdown runs of 7 and 41-yards by Timothy Flanders, to
pull away for good.
Flanders, who finished with 157 yards rushing on just 15 carries, became the all-time leading rusher in Southland Conference
history. He has now rushed for 4,720 career yards, surpassing Claude Mathis of Southwest Texas, who ran for 4,694 yards from
The Bearkats are averaging 52.3 points per game, tops in the FCS.
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