WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- R.J. Archer ran for a touchdown and passed for another, and William & Mary beat Towson State 31-0 on Saturday.
Archer, who went 14-for-26 for 206 yards, threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Eric Robertson. Archer also scored on an 8-yard run.
The Tribe has won four games in a row and has equaled the program's best mark through nine games since 1986.
The Tribe, the top-ranked defense in the Football Championship Subdivision, forced three turnovers and held the Tigers (2-7, 1-5) to 201 total yards of offense. Towson State was held to 79 yards rushing on 29 carries and 11 first downs.
It was the first shutout of the season for the Tribe.
The Tigers used two quarterbacks, and Jeremy Jayne went 9-for-16 for 86 yards passing.
Tommy Armstrong Jr. pass intercepted Josey Jewell return for 25 yds to the NEBRASKA 25 IOWA Penalty, Personal Foul (Desmond King) to the 50 yard line
C.J. Beathard sacked by Joshua Kalu for a loss of 6 yards to the Iowa 15
Darth Vader wearing corn hat cheers on the Cornhuskers
Blake Frohnapfel run for 14 yds for a TD
Marquis Young run for 35 yds to the Buff 20 for a 1ST down
Joe Licata pass intercepted, touchback. Trey Dudley-Giles return for no gain
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