LYNCHBURG, Va. - Brock Smith threw for 224 yards and two long touchdowns as Liberty ended Charleston Southern's 14-game winning streak, 34-20, on Saturday.
Smith, who was 12-for-17, connected with Brandon Turner midway through the first quarter for a 68-yard score that put Liberty (5-5, 1-2 Big South) ahead 14-0. His 45-yard pass to Wynton Jackson made it 34-7 early in the fourth quarter.
The Buccaneers (9-1, 2-1) scored on a 63-yard punt return by C.J. Hirschman in the second quarter, but they didn't score again until the outcome was determined.
EAST CAROLINA 33, MARSHALL 20
In Greenville, Tenn., James Pinkney passed for more than 200 yards for the 22nd time in his career and East Carolina's defense allowed only 35 rushing yards as the Pirates beat Marshall.
East Carolina (6-4, 5-2 Conference USA) won its fourth straight game for the first time since 2001 and remained atop the East Division.
SOUTHERN MISS 31, TULANE 3
In New Orleans, Damion Fletcher rushed for 136 yards and two touchdowns to lead Southern Mississippi. Southern Miss (6-4, 4-2 Conference USA) allowed Tulane's offense only 85 yards.
NAVY 49, EASTERN MICHIGAN 21
In Detroit, Kaipo-Noa Kaheaku-Enhada scored four touchdowns and threw for two more to lead Navy. The sophomore QB engineered seven consecutive scoring drives, providing the Midshipmen (7-3) with a commanding lead by halftime.
PENNSYLVANIA 22, HARVARD 13
In Philadelphia, Joe Sandberg ran for two touchdowns and Pennsylvania's defense held Harvard to its lowest point total of the season.
Harvard's Clifton Dawson gained 119 yards on 16 carries to become the Ivy League's career leader in rushing yards. Dawson now has 4,781, yards, eclipsing the previous mark of 4,715 set by Cornell's Ed Marinaro in 1969-71.
DELAWARE 28, WILLIAM & MARY 14
In Newark, Del., Joe Flacco threw for 292 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another to lead Delaware. The Blue Hens (5-5, 3-4 Atlantic 10) scored 21 straight points to overcome an early seven-point deficit.
© 2017. All Rights Reserved. | Contact Us