(1-0, 1-0 home)
8:00 PM ET, August 28, 2008
Roy Stewart Stadium, Murray, KY
Passing: N. Yantko (MURR) - 156 YDS, 2 TD
Rushing: C. Jordan (MURR) - 12 CAR, 53 YDS, 1 TD
Receiving: D. Ard (MURR) - 4 REC, 104 YDS, 2 TD
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) -- Nico Yantko threw for 156 yards and two touchdowns to help Murray State beat Lambuth 41-17 on Thursday night.
The Racers (1-0) broke a 17-17 tie in the third quarter to outscore Lambuth 24-3 in the second half, which included Jeff Ehrhardt's 42-yard touchdown pass to Daniel Ard.
Edward Robinson ran for 82 yards on 16 carries and one touchdown for the Eagles (0-1).
Will Werner returned an interception 77 yards for a TD in the second quarter for Murray State.