College Football Today with Local, ACC and State-wide Games:N.C. A&T Homecoming and Aggies look to honor legendary coach Hornsby Howell who passed away this week/Lots of locals out to see Alec Cobb(Ragsdale HS) lead Hampden-Sydney to victory over Guilford today/Hennigan(NWG) still on a roll for ASU

Posted by Andy Durham on October 7, 2017 at 12:53 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Local Games:
Delaware State(0-4) at N.C. A&T(5-0) 1pm at Aggie Stadium and this is Homecoming 2017 for N.C. A&T….Sad week of N.C. A&T…Hornsby Howell, a former football player, coach and administrator at A&T, died Tuesday in Raleigh. He was 90 years old. Howell was a lineman for the Aggies in the 1950s, and he became the football team’s head coach in 1968. His first team went 8-1 and won a CIAA championship, and his 1975 team won the first of A&T’s eight MEAC titles….Howell was 55-34-4 in nine seasons as A&T’s coach. He went on to be an assistant coach at Georgia. He also served as an interim athletics director at two schools, Savannah State and his alma mater A&T…Howell was inducted into A&T’s Hall of Fame in 1981, and into the Guilford County Sports Hall of Fame in 2015….from Jeff Mills at the News and Record/www.greensboro.com…..Final:N.C. A&T 44, Delaware State 3…N.C. A&T(6-0)
Hampden-Sydney at Guilford College(2-2) 1pm*****First home game of the season for Guilford….Final:Hampden-Sydney 21, Guilford 18….Alec Cobb(Ragsdale HS) was the starting quarterback for Hampden-Sydney and he led the HS College Tigers to the victory over the Guilford College Quakers…Guilford(2-3)/HSC(3-2)
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Quarterback Alec Cobb (Jamestown, N.C./Ragsdale) passed for two touchdowns and ran for another in Hampden-Sydney College’s 21-18 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) football win at Guilford College Saturday.
Methodist at Greensboro College(1-3) 1pn….at Jamieson Stadium…Final:Methodist 41, Greensboro College 16
Johnson C. Smith at Winston-Salem State(3-2) 1:30pm…at Bowman Gray Stadium….Final:WSSU 27, J.C. Smith 22
William and Mary(2-2) at Elon(4-1/2-0) 2pm….Final:Elon 25, W&M 17….Elon(5-1/3-0)
Wake Forest(4-10 at Clemson(5-0) NOON in Death Valley and Wake down early, 14-0…..Final:Clemson 28, Wake Forest 14….Wake(4-2)/Clemson(6-0)

ACC Games:
Duke at Virginia 12:30pm….Final:UVA 28, Duke 21
Pittsburgh at Syracuse 12:30pm…Final:Syracuse 27, Pitt 24
Notre Dame at North Carolina 3:30pm…Final:Notre Dame 33, UNC 10
Miami at Florida State 3:30pm…Final:Miami 24, FSU 20
Virginia Tech a Boston College 7:15pm…Final:Virginia Tech 23, BC 10
from Thursday:N.C. State 39, Louisville 25

State-wide Games:
Temple at East Carolina 12:30pm…Final:Temple 34, ECU 10
Davidson(2-2) at Jacksonville 1pm….Final:Jacksonville 35, Davidson 21
Western Carolina(4-1/2-0) at Wofford 1:30pm…Final:Wofford 35, WCU 28
Catawba(4-1) at North Greenville 1:30pm….Final:Catawba 26, North Greenville 20 (OT)
Newberry(3-20 at Lenoir-Rhyne(2-3) 2pm…Homecoming…Final:Newberry 34, Lenoir-Rhyne 7
Valparaiso at Campbell(3-2) 2pm…Final:Campbell 49, Valparaiso 10
New Mexico State at Appalachian State(2-2) 3:30pm…Final:Appalachian State 45, Mexico State 31…Thomas Hennigan(Northwest Guilford HS) with 6 receptions for 66 yards and 1 TD….
Marshall at Charlotte 6pm…Final:Marshall 14, Charlotte 3
UNC Pembroke(1-4) at Wingate(4-0) 6pm…Final:Wingate 31, UNCP 28….Wingate(5-0)

*****As far as we can tell, N.C. A&T at (6-0) and Wingate(5-0) are the only Unbeaten college teams left in our state……*****


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