Scores

Final

William & Mary 17

(4-1, 1-1 CAA)

Villanova 28

(5-0, 2-0 CAA)

3:30 PM ET, October 3, 2009

Villanova Stadium, Philadelphia, PA

1 2 3 4 T
W&M 0 6 3 817
VILL 7 14 7 028

Top Performers

Passing: R. Archer (W&M) - 354 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: M. Szczur (VILL) - 6 CAR, 30 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: C. Hill (W&M) - 8 REC, 87 YDS, 1 TD

Villanova 28, William &, Mary 17

Associated Press

VILLANOVA, Pa. -- Matt Szczur rushed for two touchdowns to lead Villanova to a 28-17 victory over William & Mary on Saturday.

William & Mary outgained the Wildcats 472-283, but Villanova (5-0, 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association) scored on the first offensive play of the game and never trailed.

Szczur scored on a 5-yard run to give Villanova a 14-0 lead and his 4-yard run increased the Wildcats' lead to 28-9 with 2:38 left in the third quarter.

Villanova led 7-0 on Chris Whitney's 55-yard touchdown pass to Brandyn Harvey just 19 seconds into the game.

R.J. Archer went 35-for-55 for 354 yards and a touchdown to lead William & Mary (4-1, 1-1), which had two turnovers and scored only one touchdown on five trips to the red zone.

Jonathan Grimes led William & Mary with 95 yards on 17 carries. Chase Hill had eight catches for 87 yards and D.J. McAulay had seven catches for 100 yards.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
W&M
VILL
1st Downs2715
Total Yards472283
Passing354169
Rushing118114
Penalties8-752-15
3rd Down Conversions10-193-10
4th Down Conversions2-30-1
Turnovers20
Possession32:3627:24

Passing Leaders

William & MaryC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Archer35/553546.411
VillanovaC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Whitney10/1314611.210

Rushing Leaders

William & MaryCARYDSAVGTDLG
Grimes17955.6020
Riggins4205.006
VillanovaCARYDSAVGTDLG
Ball13503.8029
Whitney10313.1021

Receiving Leaders

William & MaryRECYDSAVGTDLG
McAulay710014.3053
Hill88710.9118
VillanovaRECYDSAVGTDLG
Harvey26532.5157
White13131.0031

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERW&MVILL
TD14:41Brandyn Harvey 57 Yd Pass From Chris Whitney (Nick Yako Kick) 07
SECOND QUARTERW&MVILL
TD14:54Matt Szczur 5 Yd Run (Nick Yako Kick) 014
FG06:08Brian Pate 44 Yd 314
TD01:53Angelo Babbaro 3 Yd Run (Nick Yako Kick) 321
FG00:00Brian Pate 28 Yd 621
THIRD QUARTERW&MVILL
FG07:28Brian Pate 29 Yd 921
TD02:38Matt Szczur 4 Yd Run (Nick Yako Kick) 928
FOURTH QUARTERW&MVILL
TD04:18Chase Hill 3 Yd Pass From R.J. Archer (R.J. Archer Pass To Rob Varno For Two-Point Conversion) 1728