Mississippi Valley StateDelta DevilsMVSU
0-7, 0-5 Conf
24
Final
1234T
MVSU3701424
ALST721141456
56
Alabama StateHornetsALST
2-5, 2-4 Conf

Alabama State downs Mississippi Valley State 56-24

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Quinterris Toppings threw for 155 yards and a touchdown and ran for another score as Alabama State downed Mississippi Valley State 56-24 on Saturday.

Khalid Thomas ran for a career-best 150 yards and a score for the Hornets (2-5, 2-4 Southwestern Athletic Conference).

Thomas scored a touchdown on the Hornets first drive and Topping ran for another score to put Alabama State up 14-3 early in the second quarter. Toppings threw a 19-yard score to Willis White to make it 21-10 and Rob Pritchett ran 13 yards for another touchdown to give the Hornets a 28-10 lead at halftime.

In the third, Alex Anderson scored a 17-yard run and backup quarterback Ju Young-Battle -- who replaced Toppings early in the second half -- threw a 48-yard touchdown to Marlon Archer to make it 42-10 with 47 seconds left in the period.

Slade Jarman threw for 139 yards and a touchdown for the Delta Devils (0-7. 0-5).

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2018 Southwestern Athletic Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Alcorn State2-03-1
Jackson State0-01-1
Alabama A&M0-11-3
Alabama State0-11-3
Mississippi Valley State0-10-3
TEAMCONFOVR
Southern1-02-2
Prairie View1-02-3
Grambling1-01-2
Arkansas-Pine Bluff0-11-3
Texas Southern0-11-3