In the final game of his career, Samford quarterback Devlin Hodges passed the late Steve McNair to set an FCS record for career passing yards.
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Defending national champion and top-ranked James Madison placed three players on The Associated Press FCS All-America first team, more than any other school.
Highlight catches for Hamilton in Shrine Game
Samford senior receiver Karel Hamilton hauled in a 37-yard pass and also added a 24-yard reception during Saturday's East-West Shrine Game in St. Petersburg, Fla. His 30.5 yards per catch led all players. Box score
North Dakota State, the No. 1 seed in the FCS Playoffs, will begin its quest for a sixth straight national championship next week. The first round kicks off this weekend.
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It's a one-possession game in Starkville where Mississippi State is clinging to a 49-41 lead over FCS Samford in the fourth quarter. You'll recall that State lost to South Alabama from the Sun Belt to start the season.
Gray makes terrific adjustment on pass
Donald Gray comes back for the ball and beats two Samford defenders for a 51-yard TD catch from Nick Fitzgerald.
Samford beats Bulldogs defense for TD
Karel Hamilton takes a pass from Devlin Hodges and rumbles up the sideline for a 45-yard touchdown. Mississippi State leads 42-26 in third.