NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Dillon Bredesen kicked a field goal in overtime that gave South Carolina State a 20-17 win over Norfolk State in a regular season finale on Saturday.
Bredesen’s 27-yard field goal put SC State in the lead and Norfolk State was held scoreless in the overtime period. He also kicked a 29-yarder in the final seconds of regulation that tied the game.
Corey Fields threw for 286 yards for the Bulldogs (8-3, 6-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Labron Morris ran for 80 yards and two touchdowns.
Gerald Hulett’s 8-yard touchdown run late in the fourth put the Spartans on top 17-14 with 58 seconds remaining. After the kickoff, Fields quickly led the Bulldogs downfield with four-straight completions and Bredesen’s 29-yard field goal with two seconds left tied it at 17, forcing the overtime.