The Pirates trailed 17-0 at halftime, but David Legree found Javaris Brown for a 22-yard touchdown midway through the third quarter. Legree scored on an 8-yard run with 2:35 left in the period to cut Alabama A&M’s lead to 17-14.
Chance Wilson’s 34-yard field goal pushed the Bulldogs back to a 20-14 lead, but Chisholm scored from 4 yards out with 9:53 left in the game. Taurean Durham’s extra point provided the margin of victory.
Legree finished with 104 yards running and 99 yards passing for Hampton.
Kaderius Lacey ran for 116 yards and a touchdown for the Bulldogs. Deaunte Mason ran for a 15-yard score in the first quarter and threw for 244 yards for Alabama A&M.