ALBANY, N.Y. -- Dillon Romain rushed for 193 yards and a touchdown on 28 carries Saturday as Albany (N.Y.) defeated Wagner 24-14 in a Northeast Conference game.
Romain scored on a 25-yard run in the third quarter that gave the Great Danes (5-5, 3-4) the lead for good, 21-14 with 12:39 left in the third quarter.
Albany got its first lead when Ryan Kirchner returned a punt 80 yards for a touchdown with 11:54 left in the second quarter. Wagner (5-5, 3-4), which lost its third of four games, answered six minutes later with a 12-play, 88-yard drive.
That drive ended with Eric Foxworth scoring on an 11-yard run with 5:48 before halftime.
Nick Doscher completed 19 of 31 passes for 251 yards, but his second interception hurt the Seahawks the most. It came with 6:09 left to play, just after they passed midfield on a drive the Seahawks hoped would to cut into Albany's 10-point lead.
Former Blinn College coach Brad Franchione describes Panthers star Cam Newton's transformation from playing at the junior college in 2009 to playing in Super Bowl 50.
North Carolina inked the No. 34-ranked recruiting class in the 2016 cycle with one ESPN 300 (Tomon Fox) and four more four-stars. The class of 2017 is well on the way to besting the 2016 class with four ESPN Jr300 verbals less than one week after signing day with the most recent being in state receiver Ryan Jones Friday.
Oregon running back Thomas Tyner has decided to take a medical retirement after sitting out all of last season because of a shoulder injury.
It hasn't been an easy road at USC for Pat Haden, the former Trojans quarterback turned athletic director, but at 63, he's earned the right to relax.
Readers want to know about all "downer" material, Iowa cutting ties with Stanford and an inherent southern bias in recruiting rankings.
What did we learn from the Big 12 conference sessions this week? Jake Trotter sorts it out in this edition of the mailbag.
|St Francis (PA)||4-2||6-4|
|William & Mary||6-2||9-4|