Tenn.Tech 20, Samford 10
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ Andre Caballero rushed for 72 yards and threw for 105, including a touchdown pass, to help Tennessee Tech beat Samford 20-10 Saturday night.
Following a 10-0 Tennessee Tech (1-1) lead, Samford’s Kynon Ingram tried to threaten in the second quarter with a 3-yard touchdown run.
But Caballero hit Chris McKinley with a 38-yard touchdown pass in the third to give Tech a 17-7 lead over the Bulldogs (2-1).
Samford’s Mike Howell kicked a 22-yard field goal minutes later to cut into the Golden Eagles lead, 17-10.
But Ryan Kelly, who kicked a 20-yard field goal in the first, also kicked one for 36 yards in the fourth to assure Tech’s victory.