BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) - Kevin Johnson scored three touchdowns on the four times he touched the football, leading Lamar to a 31-0 victory over Prairie View A&M on Saturday night.
Johnson had three receptions for 39 yards, including touchdowns of 11 and 8 yards in the first quarter. He also scored on his only rushing attempt, finding the end zone from 12 yards out in the second quarter for the Cardinals (1-1).
Ryan Mossakowski was 21 of 30 for 220 yards passing for Lamar. Herschel Sims (83 yards) and DePaul Garrett (79) combined for 162 yards rushing on 19 carries.
Prairie View (0-2) was held to 249 yards of offense. The Panthers were 3 of 11 on third-down conversions and never got past the Lamar 28-yard-line on their 10 possessions.
Prairie View's De'Auntre Smiley was 19 of 27 passing for 165 yards.
|LAMAR||Kevin Johnson 11 yd pass from Ryan Mossakowski (Justin Stout kick)|
|LAMAR||Kevin Johnson 8 yd pass from Ryan Mossakowski (Justin Stout kick)|
|LAMAR||Kevin Johnson 12 yd run (Justin Stout kick)|
|LAMAR||Justin Stout 29 yd FG|
|LAMAR||Herschel Sims 4 yd run (Justin Stout kick)|
|Third Down Efficiency||3-11||7-13|
|Fourth Down Efficiency||0-3||0-0|
|Kick Return Yds||75||0|
|Punt Return Yds||7||0|
|Time of Poss.||23:14||36:46|
|PRARIE: De'Auntre Smiley 7-30, Fred Anderson 8-27, Courtney Brown 9-23, Johnta' Hebert 4-4|
|LAMAR: Herschel Sims 13-83, DePauldrick Garrett 16-79, Ryan Mossakowski 6-16, Kevin Johnson 1-12, Michael Handy 1-11, Darrell Harris 2-10, Kollin Kahler 1-1, VanLawrance Franks 1-1, Team 1--5|
|PRARIE: De'Auntre Smiley 19-27-165-0, Spencer Nelson 0-1-0-1|
|LAMAR: Ryan Mossakowski 21-30-224-0|
|PRARIE: Spencer Nelson 5-59, Deandre Cooper 4-43, Johnta' Hebert 2-12, Greg Thurmond 2-10, Courtney Brown 2-2, Jacoby Anderson 2--2, Jacobie King 1-21, Fred Anderson 1-20|
|LAMAR: VanLawrance Franks 4-59, Barry Ford 4-39, Cory Soto 3-40, Kevin Johnson 3-39, Reggie Begelton 2-24, Herschel Sims 2-4, Michael Handy 1-8, Kollin Kahler 1-6, Jacob Hanna 1-5|