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Southeast Missouri Edges Tennessee State 19-17

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(AP) CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - Matt Scheible ran for one touchdown and threw for another Saturday night to lead Southeast Missouri past Tennessee State 19-17. 

Scheible finished with 128 yards rushing and 49 yards passing for the Redhawks (5-1, 4-0 Ohio Valley), who compiled 390 yards on the ground in the game. 

Henry Harris ran for 188 yards and a TD for the Redhawks (5-1, 4-0 Ohio Valley), who led 19-3 at the half. They missed the extra point after the first score and then missed the 2-point try after the second. 

Terrance Wright scored on runs of 6 and 9 yards, the second with 6:43 remaining, to draw the Tigers (3-3, 0-2) close. Tennessee State couldn't complete the comeback as the Redhawks kept possession of the ball for the last four minutes. 

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