College football: Road loss for Blue Bears against Savannah State

Published 12:00 am Sunday, September 12, 2021

Staff report

SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Savannah State Tigers piled up nearly 500 yards of offense, including 318 rushing yards, and overpowered Livingstone 50-6 in a non-conference football game on Saturday night.

It was Armed Forces Night at Ted Wright Stadium. The Tigers improved to 1-1. Livingstone is 0-2.

Livingstone couldn’t get anything going offensively but managed to keep the game scoreless for a quarter. However, the Tigers put up 30 points in the second quarter to take control.

Down 50-0, Livingstone got on the scoreboard with 4:41 remaining when Lamontay Carr hit Jordan McKinley for a 35-yard touchdown pass.

Walter Watkins made nine tackles to lead Livingstone’s defense.

Livingstone is scheduled to play Allen University next Saturday at 5 p.m. in Columbia, S.C.