Robinson runs Texas Southern past Arkansas-Pine Bluff, 24-20
PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) Darrell Robinson scored from 2-yards out midway through the third quarter and Eric Medina tacked on an insurance field goal with 1:34 left and Texas Southern topped Arkansas-Pine Bluff, 24-20 in a Southwestern Conference game Saturday night.
Arkansas-Pine Bluff (1-2, 0-1 SWAC) took a 10-0 lead and held a 13-7 advantage at intermission, but Robinson scored his first touchdown early in the second half to give Texas State a 14-13 lead.
Nicholas Woodfork scored less than a minute later to put the Golden Lions back on top, 20-14, but the Tigers (2-1, 1-1 SWAC) scored the final 10 points to secure the win.
Robinson finished with 16 carries for 57 yards and two touchdowns for Texas Southern while Johnathan Bowen was 12 of 24 for 178 yards and a touchdown.
Marcus Terrell was 18 of 32 for 189 yards to lead Arkansas-Pine Bluff, but was picked off twice.
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