HAMPTON, Va. — Bethune-Cookman forced seven turnovers — including a pair of interceptions by Nick Addison — to take a 38-26 decision from Hampton Saturday night in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference action.
The Wildcats (3-2, 2-0) picked off four Hampton (0-4, 0-2) passes and recovered three more forced fumbles. Of the Pirates’ final 10 possessions, six ended in turnovers, and another finished with a turnover on downs.
At one point, Hampton tossed interceptions on three consecutive drives, with Bethune-Cookman using those picks to rack up 17 consecutive points and take a 31-10 lead. Among those scores was a 90-yard interception return by Addison, the fourth longest in school history and the team’s first interception return for a score since 2010. On top of his two picks, Addison led the Wildcats with 11 tackles.
Jeremi Schwartz gained a sizable chunk of Hampton’s total offense, amassing 205 yards and a touchdown on 25 carries.
Quentin Williams got the start at quarterback for the Wildcats and took all of the snaps under center until midway through the 4th quarter. Williams finished the contest with 1 rushing touchdown and 1 passing touchdown going 9-for-12 for 96 yards in the process.
Safety Nick Addison led the defense with 11 total tackles, 1 forced fumble, and 2 interceptions, including one he returned 90 yards for a BCU touchdown.
The win snapped a two game losing skid for BCU.
Team Stat Comparison
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Scoring Summary FIRST QUARTER COOK HAMP
TD 10:46 Quentin Williams 5 Yd Run (Sven Hurd Kick) 7 0
FG 08:12 Taurean Durham 30 Yd 7 3
TD 00:19 Rodney Scott 1 Yd Run (Sven Hurd Kick) 14 3
SECOND QUARTER COOK HAMP
TD 12:38 Andre Griffin 11 Yd Pass From Travis Champion (Taurean Durham Kick) 14 10
FG 04:36 Sven Hurd 42 Yd 17 10
THIRD QUARTER COOK HAMP
TD 11:40 Nick Addison 90 Yd Interception Return (Sven Hurd Kick) 24 10
TD 07:22 Isidore Jackson 13 Yd Pass From Quentin Williams (Sven Hurd Kick) 31 10
FOURTH QUARTER COOK HAMP
TD 08:16 Javaris Brown 25 Yd Pass From Jaylian Williamson (Taurean Durham Kick) 31 17
TD 05:37 David Blackwell 20 Yd Pass From Brodrick Waters (Sven Hurd Kick) 38 17
SF 04:03 Ball Through End Zone 38 19
TD 01:09 Jeremiah Schwartz 1 Yd Run (Taurean Durham Kick) 38 26