SCORE BY QUARTERS

Grambling -- 0 17 14 14 — 45

Southern -- 14 17 14 ?7 — 52

FIRST QUARTER

SOUTHERN: Willie Quinn 13 pass from Austin Howard at 7:46 (Greg Pittman kick); DRIVE: 9 plays, 80 yards, 3:36; KEY PLAYS: Howard, 30 pass to Quinn to the Grambling 10. Southern 7, Grambling 0

SOUTHERN: Mike Jones, 45 pass from Howard at 4:08 (Pittman kick); DRIVE: 3 plays, 36 yards, 1:36; KEY PLAYS: Fumble recovery by Demetrius Ceasar gives Southern possession at the Grambling 36. Southern 14, Grambling 0

SECOND QUARTER

GRAMBLING: Cedric Skinner 2 run at 14:56 (Marc Orozco kick); DRIVE: 11 plays. 69 yards, 4:04; KEY PLAYS: Jonathan Williams, 11 pass to Verlon Hunter to Grambling 42; Williams to Hunter for 25 yards to the Southern 35; Williams, to Hunter for 20 yards to the Southern 13; Williams to Brandon Byrdsong for 14 yards to the Southern 2. Southern 14, Grambling 7

GRAMBLING: Orozco, 39 FG at 13:53; DRIVE: 5 plays, minus-3 yards, 0:57; KEY PLAYS: Grambling recovers kickoff return at the Southern 19. Southern 14, Grambling 10

SOUTHERN: Lenard Tillery, 2 run at 10:22; (Pittman kick); DRIVE: 8 plays, 56 yards, 3:22; KEY PLAYS Howard to Quinn for 22 yards to the Grambling 34; Lenard Tillery for 5 yards to Grambling 5 on third-and-1 from the 10. Southern 21, Grambling 10

SOUTHERN: Pittman, 20 FG at 6:56; DRIVE: 6 plays, 29 yards, 2:17; KEY PLAYS: Quinn, 31 punt return to the Grambling 33; Pass interference on Grambling gives Southern possession at the Grambling 7. Southern 24, Grambling 10

SOUTHERN: Jones, 55 pass from Howard at 3:50 (Pittman kick); Drive: 1 plays, 55 yards, 0:09; KEY PLAY: Interception by Dionte McDuffy gives at Southern 45. Southern 31, Grambling 10

GRAMBLING: Hunter, 5 pass from Jonathan Williams at 0:08 (Orozco kick); Drive: 8 plays, 75 yards, 1:11; KEY PLAYS: Williams to Hunter for 11 yards to Grambling 36; Williams to Hunter for 17 yards to Southern 44; Williams to Hunter for 14 yards to Southern 30; Williams to Chester Rogers for 25 yards to Southern 5. Southern 31, Grambling 17

THIRD QUARTER

SOUTHERN: Tillery, 52 run at 13:20 (Pittman kick); DRIVE: 4 plays, 73 yards, 1:31; KEY PLAYS: Howard to Dillon Breard for 21 yards to Southern 49. Southern 38, Grambling 17

GRAMBLING: Ka’Jandre Domino, 99 kickoff return at 13:02 (Orozco kick), Southern 38, Grambling 24

SOUTHERN: Deonte Shorts, 2 run at 10:12 (Pittman kick); DRIVE: 8 plays, 72 yards, 2:42; KEY PLAYS: Howard 30 pass to Mike Jones to the Grambling 18; Tillery, 7 run to the Grambling 3 on third-and-3 from the 11, Southern 45, Grambling 24

GRAMBLING: Byrdsong, 3 pass from Williams at 4:17 (Orozco kick); DRIVE: 6 plays, 79 yards, 2:40; KEY PLAYS: Williams to Chester Rogers for 48 yards to the Southern 31; Williams., 14 run to the Southern 5. Southern 45, Grambling 31

Fourth quarter

GRAMBLING: Hunter, 14 pass from Williams at 8:05 (Orozco kick); DRIVE: 3 plays, 25 yards, 1:25; KEY PLAYS: Nichols Peoples interception at Southern 35 and return to the 25. Southern 45, Grambling 38

SOUTHERN: Jaleel Richardson, 79 kickoff return at 7:50 (Pittman kick). Southern 52, Grambling 45

GRAMBLING: Rogers, 76 pass from Williams at 7:30; DRIVE: 1 play, 76 yards, 0:16. Southern 52, Grambling 45

Final Score: Southern 52, Grambling 45

Records: Southern 9-3, 8-1 SWAC; Grambling 7-4, 7-2 SWAC

Attendance: 57,852