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Tempe 55, Alhambra 8

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Posted: Friday, November 1, 2013 11:39 pm

Tempe quarterback Emanuel Gant threw for seven touchdowns and 317 yards as the Buffaloes overcame a slow start to easily defeat host Alhambra, 55-8.

Trailing 9-7 after the first quarter, Gant found his favorite receiver on the night, Messiah Smith for three straight scores to put Tempe up 28-15 at the half.

The Buffaloes (9-1) increased their lead to 42-21 on a Kam'ron Johnson 3-yard run and an 30-yard strike from Gant to Sebastian Watkins for Watkins' second score of the game, it was back to hitting Smith from 20-yards and 16-yards out to end the game.

Along with his five touchdown catches, Smith totaled 165 yards while Gant completed 14 of his 16 passes. Johnson had 124 yards on 16 attempts.

Lakel Davis rushed for three touchdowns for the Lions (6-4).

First Downs:   Tempe 14,  Alhamba14

Rushing (att. yds):   Tempe 26-183,  Alhambra 44-150

Passing (comp.-att.-Yds.-TD-INT):   Tempe 14-16-317-7-0,  Alhambra 4-10-51-0-1

Fumbles-lost:  Tempe 0-0,  Alhambra 2-1

Penalties-yards: Tempe 6-65,  Alhambra 2-10


Tempe            7 21 14 13  -- 55

Alhambra         9  6  6  7  --  28

A:  Sterling 3 run (kick fail)

T:  Watkins 30 pass from Gant (Hernandez kick)

A:  Hernandez 34 kick

T:  Smith 20 pass from Gant (Hernandez kick)

T: Smith 20 pass from Gant (Hernandez kick)

T:  Smith 4 pass from Gant (Hernandez kick)

A:  Davis 2 run (conversion fail)

T: Johnson 3 run (Hernandez kick)

T: Watkins 30 pass from Gant (Hernandez kick)

A: Davis 40 run (kick fail)

T: Smith10 pass from Gant (Hernandez kick)

A: Davis 5 run (Hernandez kick)

T: Smith 16 pass from Gant (kick fail)

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[Stats Courtesy of MaxPreps]