GANNON 58, SETON HILL 28
After jumping out to a 28-17 halftime lead, Seton Hill squandered it away, allowing Gannon to score 41 unanswered points in the second half, giving the Knights a 58-28 win. Liam Nadler passed for an astounding school-record 494 yards and five scores in the win while also rushing for two scores. Gannon broke school records for total points, total yards, passing yards, second-half points, third-quarter points, total first downs and passing first downs. Wide receiver Justin Caliste also became the school’s leading in receiving yards and set the school record for receptions and single-game record for all-purpose yards with 305.
Gannon: PASSING: 33-43-0 494 yards and 5 TDs; RUSHING: Brock Jones 26-134 and TD; RECEIVING: Justin Caliste 15-227 and 3 TDs, Jesstin Hamm 8-143 and TD; TACKLES: Matt Astorino 7; SACKS: 0; INTS: Kailan Chavis 1
Seton Hill: PASSING: Drew Jackson 33-58-1 323 and 3 TDs; RUSHING: Brandon Stout 8-19; RECEIVING: Dylan Everett 2-68 and TD; TACKLES: Tim Johnson 15; SACKS: Alex Attia, Arthur Tsapdong, Robert Brown 1.0; INTS: 0
MERCYHURST 31, EDINBORO 10
Despite being down by a score at halftime, Mercyhurst scored 28 unanswered points in the second half to top Edinboro, 31-10, Thursday night. Lakers quarterback Brendan Boylan again keyed the win with 321 yards and two scores passing to go with two rushing scores — all four touchdowns coming in the second half.
Mercyhurst: PASSING: Brendan Boylan 19-33-1 321 yards and 2 TD; RUSHING: Brandon Brown-Dukes 21-90; RECEIVING: Stephen Yarbrough 2-112 and 2 TD; TACKLES: Joe Denver 9; SACKS: Jazz Wright, Austin Brooks 1.0; INTS: 0
Edinboro: PASSING: Cody Harris 25-47-0 271 yards and TD; RUSHING: Anfernee Williams 22-98; RECEIVING: Kolbie Hughes 6-103 and TD; TACKLES: DeVon Groves, V. Robinson, Kyle Matula 7; SACKS: D. Principale, Jim Wilson 1.0; INTSL Montell Martin
SLIPPERY ROCK 31, IUP 21
Slippery Rock got back on track and defeated IUP, 31-21, after out-scoring the Crimson Hawks by a slim 14-7 margin in the second half. Shamar Green finally turned in another 100-yard performance with 128 yards on 21 carries, reaching the end zone once for SRU. The SRU defense forced four interceptions, as well.
Slippery Rock: PASSING: Jared Buck 10-14-0 142 yards and 2 TDs; RUSHING: Shamar Greene 21-128 and TD; RECEIVING: Melvin German 4-52 and TD; TACKLES: Devin Ghafoor 11; SACKS: Marcus Martin 3.5; INTS: Devin Ghafoor, Joe Phillips, Austin Miele, Derrick Fulmore 1
IUP: PASSING: Chase Haslett 26-50-4 361 yards and 3 TDs; RUSHING: Luigi Lista-Brinza 15-49; RECEIVING: Drew Carswell 8-118 and 2 TD, Walt Pegues 5-118 and TD; TACKLES: Kevin Clarke 21; Matt Mowad, Karon Gibson 1.0; INTS: 0
CAL 43, CLARION 32
The Cal Vulcans scored double digits in the first three quarters to put Clarion away with a 43-32 victory. Cal QB James Harris threw for 284 yards and tossed three TDs in the win.
Cal: PASSING: James Harris 18-33-1 284 yards and 3 TDs; RUSHING: Terrell Roberson 19-79 and 2 TDs; RECEIVING: Garry Brown 4-73 and TD; TACKLES: Jeff Knox Jr. 10; SACKS: Adam Mihoci 1.0; INTS: Aaron Terry 1
Clarion: PASSING: Connor Simmons 25-51-1 376 and TD; RUSHING: Connor Simmons 14-21 and 3 TDs; RECEIVING: Matt Lehman 3-101 and TD; TACKLES: Rocco Yauger 12; SACKS: Julian Howsare 2.5; INTS: Julian Howsare 1