Sanders gets first SWAC win, Jackson St over Grambling 33-28

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GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Aubrey Miller Jr. forced a fumble at the 1 with 1:04 left in the game, and Keonte Hampton recovered it to secure Jackson State coach Deion Sanders’ first Southwestern Athletic Conference win, 33-28 over Grambling State. Miller had 17 tackles and Hampton had 15 for Jackson State, which beat Grambling State for the first time since 2012 and ended Grambling’s 16-game home winning streak that started in 2015. Tyson Alexander set career marks with 186 yards rushing and a 53-yard carry. Jalon Jones was 12-of-18 passing for 180 yards and rushed for 42 yards. Geremy Hickbottom was 24 of 35 for 237 yards passing with a touchdown for Grambling State.