JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Earnest Tucker rushed for 111 yards and two touchdowns as Lincoln defeated Langston 26-17 Saturday.
Lincoln (3-5) trailed 11-7 at halftime. Tucker scored on a 40-yard touchdown run early in the third quarter to give the Blue Tigers the lead.
Dodie Wilson rushed for a 56-yard touchdown midway through the fourth quarter for Lincoln. Wilson finished with 74 yards.
Langston (2-4) was led by Terrell Green who rushed for 134 yards and Freddie Fair who threw for 188 yards and a touchdown.