MARTIN, Tenn. -- Troy Cook threw for 244 yards and two touchdowns as Tennessee-Martin defeated Southeast Missouri State 24-10 on Saturday to remain unbeaten at home.
The Skyhawks (7-4, 6-1 Ohio Valley Conference) secured their first undefeated home season since 1991.
Jaimiee Bowe rushed for 73 yards for the Skyhawks, who remain one game behind conference leader, Jacksonville State, which beat Murray State 33-15 on Saturday. The teams meet next Saturday at Jacksonville State (9-1, 6-0).
The Redhawks (3-7, 3-4) went ahead 7-3 with 4:06 left in the second quarter when Jesse Hosket scored from the 1.
UTM scored 21 unanswered points to go ahead 24-7 early in the fourth quarter when Cook hit Lee on a 56-yard scoring strike to seal the win.
Hosket threw for 203 yards, but was intercepted twice.
Former Alabama assistant coach Billy Napier will be coming back to Bryant-Denny Stadium on Saturday.
Duke dodged trouble in the short term when its starting quarterback went down.
The No. 18 Texas Longhorns travel to Kansas State Saturday with one thing on their minds: change. That idea sounds pretty good to Kansas State right now as well.
The schedule forces Michigan State to take a step back this week. If the Spartans want to remain in the rankings, they can't afford to take an even bigger step back.
South Carolina will be the next team to see if it can stop or at least slow Kentucky running back Benny Snell when the Gamecocks and Wildcats clash Saturday in Lexington, Ky.
Florida coach Dan Mullen understands he may get less than a welcoming reception when the Gators visit No. 23 Mississippi State on Saturday.
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