Scores

Final

Robert Morris 20

(0-5, 0-2 NEC)

Duquesne 34

(2-3, 1-1 NEC)

1:00 PM ET, October 3, 2009

Arthur J. Rooney Athletic Field, Pittsburgh, PA

1 2 3 4 T
RMU 0 0 7 1320
DUQ 7 13 7 734

Top Performers

Passing: C. Dixon (DUQ) - 201 YDS, 2 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: L. McCoy (DUQ) - 20 CAR, 107 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: S. Evers (RMU) - 4 REC, 85 YDS, 1 TD

Duquesne 34, Robert Morris 20

Associated Press

PITTSBURGH -- Connor Dixon threw two touchdown passes and Duquesne defeated Robert Morris 34-20 on Saturday.

Dixon, who was 19-for-31 with 201 yards, gave the Dukes (2-3, 1-1 Northeast Conference) a 7-0 lead when he connected with Dave Williams for a 7-yard score with 10:36 left for the first of four straight touchdowns by Duquesne.

The Dukes took a 27-0 lead into the third quarter before the Jeff Sinclair threw a 19-yard touchdown pass to Shadrae King with 7:09 left in the period for the Colonials (0-5, 0-2).

The Dukes' running game was led by Larry McCoy with 107 yards and two touchdowns on 20 caries.

Sinclair finished with 219 yards on 20-for-36 passing with two touchdowns and two interceptions for Robert Morris.

Myles Russ ran for 85 yards on 21 carries for the Colonials.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
RMU
DUQ
1st Downs2026
Total Yards312408
Passing219212
Rushing93196
Penalties11-10711-121
3rd Down Conversions4-167-15
4th Down Conversions1-40-0
Turnovers23
Possession32:0927:51

Passing Leaders

Robert MorrisC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Sinclair20/362196.122
DuquesneC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Dixon19/312016.521

Rushing Leaders

Robert MorrisCARYDSAVGTDLG
Russ21854.0014
Johnson11414.0014
DuquesneCARYDSAVGTDLG
McCoy201075.4220
Williams7436.1021

Receiving Leaders

Robert MorrisRECYDSAVGTDLG
Evers48521.3153
King66711.2119
DuquesneRECYDSAVGTDLG
Cangilla36822.7025
Spinks6518.5116

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERRMUDUQ
TD10:36David Williams 7 Yd Pass From Connor Dixon (Eric Duale Kick) 07
SECOND QUARTERRMUDUQ
TD06:10Marek Lapinski 1 Yd Run (Eric Duale Kick) 014
TD00:51Larry McCoy 11 Yd Run (Pat Failed) 020
THIRD QUARTERRMUDUQ
TD11:13Jay Spinks 12 Yd Pass From Connor Dixon (Eric Duale Kick) 027
TD07:09Shadrae King 19 Yd Pass From Jeff Sinclair (Garrett Clawson Kick) 727
FOURTH QUARTERRMUDUQ
TD14:02Jeff Sinclair 9 Yd Run (Pat Failed) 1327
TD10:05Sherrod Evers 53 Yd Pass From Jeff Sinclair (Garrett Clawson Kick) 2027
TD06:21Larry McCoy 13 Yd Run (Eric Duale Kick) 2034