MERCYHURST 45, SLIPPERY ROCK 23
The Lakers scored 28 unanswered points in the second half to down sliding Slippery Rock in a 45-23 win at the Big House in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Mercyhurst’s Brandon Brown-Dukes ran for 100 yards while SRU’s Shamar Greene was held to 56 yards on just 13 carries. Lakers QB Brendan Boylan had another big day, tossing four touchdowns while piling up 385 yards.
Mercyhurst: PASSING: Brendan Boylan 24-37-0 385 yards and 4 TDs; RUSHING: Brandon Brown-Dukes 25-100; RECEIVING: Steven Yarbrough 2-77 and TD; TACKLES: Michael Foster 10; SACKS: Nick Kurpakus; INTS: 0
Slippery Rock: Jared Buck 18-29-0 239 yards and 2 TDs; RUSHING: Shamar Greene 13-56; RECEIVING: LeRoy McClain 3-78; TACKLES: Austin Miele 9; SACKS: 0; INTS: 0
GANNON 52, EDINBORO 7
Gannon scored 38 first-half points en route to defeating Edinboro, 52-7, on Thursday. Gannon bounced back from a loss on the back of Brock Jones, who ran for 212 yards and three scores. Edinboro’s Anfernee Williams ran for 112 yards and a touchdown but it wasn’t enough to overcome the Knights.
Gannon: PASSING: Liam Nadler 19-28-0 296 yards and TD; RUSHING: 22-212 and 3 TDs; RECEIVING: Justin Caliste 9-123; TACKLES: Mike Zanders 8; SACKS: Matt Gawlik 1.0; INTS: Josh Weichelt, Ta’Von Bailey 1
Edinboro: PASSING: Cody Harris 22-32-2 150 yards; RUSHING: Anfernee Williams 17-112 and TD; RECEIVING: Darren Massey 10-80; TACKLES: Deanti Powell, Blake Riddick 9; SACKS: 0 INTS: 0
CAL 21, IUP 13
IUP scored 10 points in the fourth quarter but it wasn’t enough to overcome a 21-3 lead against Cal Saturday. Cal’s balanced offense was too much for the IUP defense while the Crimson Hawk’s QB Chase Haslett threw three interceptions in the loss.
Cal: PASSING: James Harris 19-30-0 238 yards and TD; RUSHING: Nick Grissom 15-52; RECEIVING: Garry Brown 8-105; TACKLES: Arnel Farmer Jr. 13; SACKS: Jawan Turner 3.0; INTS: Aaron Terry, Chaz Veal, Jordan Bowman 1
IUP: Passing: Chase Haslett 34-44-3 359 yards and TD; RUSHING: Luigi Lista-Brinza 16-97; RECEIVING: Drew Carswell 15-150 and TD; TACKLES: Kevin Clarke 12; SACKS: Kevin Clarke, Shane Meisner 1.0; INTS: 0
SETON HILL 30, CLARION 16
Seton Hill out-battled Clarion Saturday in a 30-16 win, the Griffins second of the season. Seton Hill’s FJ Williams caught three scores to help the Griffins buoys a 30-2 lead with 7:26 left in the game. Williams finished with six catches for 66 yards.
Seton Hill: PASSING: Dan Pietrangelo 13-20-1 124 yards and 3 TDs; RUSHING: Brandon Stout 29-139; RECEIVING: FJ Williams 6-66 and 3 TDs; TACKLES: Titus Morris 8; SACKS: David Gutzmore 2.0; INTS: T. Walton 2
Clarion: PASSING: Connor Simmons 14-26-2 195 yards and 2 TDs; RUSHING: Delrece Williams 10-36; RECEIVING: Mike Deitrick 3-29 and TD; TACKLES: Brandon Short 11; SACKS: Brandon Short 2.0; INTS: 0
Photo Credit: Mercyhurst Athletics