GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Tersoo Uhaa ran for two touchdowns and caught a touchdown pass as Furman defeated Western Carolina 31-17 on Saturday.
Sophomore Dakota Derrick, making his first collegiate start, completed 12 of 23 passes for 122 yards and two touchdowns for the Paladins (5-4, 3-3 Southern Conference).
Uhaa, who scored on a 6-yard run in the first quarter, scored on a 6-yarder in the third quarter to give the Paladins a 21-17 lead. After a field goal made it 24-17, Uhaa caught a 6-yard touchdown pass from Derrick with 3:11 remaining in the third quarter for the final margin. Uhaa finished with 62 yards rushing on 14 carries.
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