Scores

Final

Towson 36

(2-3, 1-1 CAA)

Rhode Island 28

(1-4, 0-2 CAA)

1:00 PM ET, October 10, 2009

Meade Stadium, Kingston, RI

1 2 3 4 T
TOWS 20 9 0 736
URI 14 7 7 028

Top Performers

Passing: D. Stefkovich (URI) - 163 YDS, 3 TD

Rushing: T. Dameron (TOWS) - 14 CAR, 34 YDS, 3 TD

Receiving: S. Leonard (URI) - 4 REC, 96 YDS, 2 TD

Towson 36, Rhode Island 28

Associated Press

KINGSTON, R.I. -- Hakeem Moore caught a 78-yard touchdown pass from Peter Athens on the second play of the game to spark Towson to a 36-28 win over Rhode Island on Saturday.

Tremayne Dameron added touchdown runs of 5 and 3 yards as the Tigers (2-3, 1-1 Colonial Athletic Association) scored on each of their first three possessions to take a 20-0 lead with 7:21 left in the first quarter.

Athens, who was 11 of 21 for 188 yards, also rushed for 74 yards. Moore finished with 91 yards on four catches for Towson.

Rhode Island (1-4, 0-2) used two big plays to cut the deficit to 20-14 at the half. Ayo Isijola scored on a 48-yard run with 6:03 left in the second quarter, and Shawn Leonard caught a 35-yard pass from D.J. Stefovich with 3:06 remaining before halftime.

Isijola finished with 100 yards rushing and Stefovich was 11 of 20 for 163 yards and three touchdowns.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
TOWS
URI
1st Downs1515
Total Yards323329
Passing188163
Rushing135166
Penalties8-527-63
3rd Down Conversions3-122-11
4th Down Conversions1-21-2
Turnovers23
Possession27:4732:13

Passing Leaders

TowsonC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Athens11/211889.012
Rhode IslandC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Stefkovich11/201638.230

Rushing Leaders

TowsonCARYDSAVGTDLG
Athens13745.7135
Booker8374.6011
Rhode IslandCARYDSAVGTDLG
Isijola151006.7148
Ferrer18784.3012

Receiving Leaders

TowsonRECYDSAVGTDLG
Moore49122.8178
Ryan25025.0036
Rhode IslandRECYDSAVGTDLG
Leonard49624.0235
Wilson22311.5013

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERTOWSURI
TD14:10Hakeem Moore 78 Yd Pass From Peter Athens (Pat Failed) 60
TD11:31Tremayne Dameron 5 Yd Run (Marc Magas Kick) 130
TD07:21Tremayne Dameron 3 Yd Run (Marc Magas Kick) 200
TD06:03Ayo Isijola 48 Yd Run (Louis Feinstein Kick) 207
TD03:06Shawn Leonard 35 Yd Pass From D.J. Stefkovich (Louis Feinstein Kick) 2014
SECOND QUARTERTOWSURI
TD04:06Tremayne Dameron 6 Yd Run (Two-Point Run Conversion Failed) 2614
TD01:30Shawn Leonard 7 Yd Pass From D.J. Stefkovich (Louis Feinstein Kick) 2621
FG00:17Marc Magas 27 Yd 2921
THIRD QUARTERTOWSURI
TD09:31Joe Migliarese 6 Yd Pass From D.J. Stefkovich (Louis Feinstein Kick) 2928
FOURTH QUARTERTOWSURI
TD06:50Peter Athens 35 Yd Run (Marc Magas Kick) 3628