Make us your home page
Instagram

Get the quickest, smartest news, analysis and photos from the Bucs game emailed to you shortly after the final whistle.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Football: Northeast 29, Dixie Hollins 12

ST. PETERSBURG — Dual-threat quarterback Ryan Davis accounted for 202 of Northeast's 311 yards en route to a win over Dixie Hollins.

Jalin Hubbard returned the opening kickoff 89 yards for a Vikings touchdown.

And James Swain returned an interception 14 yards for a score in the second for Northeast.

Meanwhile, Davis repeatedly ducked, dipped and dodged his way out of collapsing pockets and scrambled for first downs. He finished with 85 yards on 14 rushes and 117 yards and a touchdown on 8-for-14 passing, spreading the ball to seven receivers.

Only running back Keith Harrington could outrun Davis, rushing for 101 yards and a touchdown on 13 carries.

Injuries continued to plague the Rebels.

Starting running back Deondre Lambert, who scored late in the first half on a 4-yard run, went down with a knee injury on the first play from scrimmage in the second half while trying to break a tackle.

He was treated by paramedics on the field and taken off on a stretcher to a waiting ambulance. His status was unknown.

Max Martinez, Times correspondent

Northeast29
Dixie Hollins12

Football: Northeast 29, Dixie Hollins 12 09/01/12 [Last modified: Saturday, September 1, 2012 12:38am]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Morning after off day: Rays ready for slumping O's

    Blogs

     

  2. Rowdies shut out at Pittsburgh

    Soccer

    PITTSBURGH — The Rowdies lost their first USL game in nearly a month, 1-0 to Pittsburgh on Thursday night.

  3. LSU's Paul Mainieri defends FSU's Mike Martin; Gators play Friday

    College

    OMAHA, Neb. — LSU coach Paul Mainieri says whether Florida State's Mike Martin ever wins a national championship should have no bearing on how his long career in college baseball is judged.

    MADE IT: Josh Watson beats the tag of Louisville catcher Colby Fitch during TCU’s 4-3 win in the College World Series.
  4. Lightning fans, don't get attached to your first-round draft picks

    Lightning Strikes

    CHICAGO — When Lightning GM Steve Yzerman announces his first-round pick tonight in the amateur draft at No. 14, he'll invite the prospect onto the stage for the once-in-a-lifetime photo opportunity.

    Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Jonathan Drouin (27) eludes  Montreal Canadiens left wing Phillip Danault (24) during the second period of Wednesday???‚??„?s (12/28/16) game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Montreal Canadiens at the Amalie Arena in Tampa.
  5. Lightning GM Steve Yzerman also has top-9 wing on his wish list

    Lightning Strikes

    CHICAGO — Much has been made about the Lightning's interest in bolstering its blue line, even after last week's acquisition of defense prospect Mikhail Sergachev.

    Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman gestures as he speaks to the media about recent trades during a news conference before an NHL hockey game against the Carolina Hurricanes Wednesday, March 1, 2017, in Tampa, Fla. The Lightning, over the past few days, have traded goaltender Ben Bishop to the Los Angeles Kings, forward Brian Boyle to the Toronto Maple Leafs, and forward Valtteri Filppula to the Philadelphia Flyers. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara) TPA101