FCS’s top-ranked Sam Houston routs Lamar 41-7


By the Associated Press

Eric Schmid threw a pair of touchdown passes, Noah Smith ran for 119 yards and a score and FCS top-ranked Sam Houston routed Lamar 41-7. It was the Bearkats’ (5-0, 3-0 Western Athletic Conference) tenth straight win over Lamar (1-3, 0-1) and their 150th victory at Bowers Stadium. Smith’s 49-yard touchdown run stretched the Bearkats’ lead to 27-7 midway through the third quarter.Chaz Ward’s 1-yard TD run capped a 73-yard drive in the second quarter for Lamar.

Ben Scharnberg