ORANGEBURG, SC - The South Carolina State Bulldogs (5-6 overall, 4-4 MEAC) close out the regular season with a, 27-13 victory over Savannah State (1-10, 0-8 MEAC) Saturday at Dawson Stadium/Jeffries Field.
South Carolina State saluted and honored 17 seniors who played their final home game against Savannah State on the day.
"First I would like to thank those seniors who played their heart out for SC State, this football team, and our coaches and me," said SC State head coach Buddy Pough. "We when thru some things this year that we are not accustomed to, but we made it thru the storm."
Belcher kicked his second field-goal of the night on a 31-yarder connection at the13:32 mark early in the second quarter.
South Carolina State led 13-7 at halftime over Savannah State.
Savannah State had a chance to either take the lead but a costly block punt by the Bulldogs put them in excellent scoring position from the Tigers 20-yard line. Cue took full advantage and punched in a 20-yard run to seal the victory for SC State with 5:07 left in regulation.
South Carolina State held on to defeat Savannah State 27-13 to close out the season.