Scores

Final

Newberry 35

Samford 38

(2-1, 1-0 home)

8:00 PM ET, September 16, 2010

Seibert Stadium, Birmingham, AL

1 2 3 4 T
NEW 14 7 0 1435
SAM 7 0 17 1438

Top Performers

Passing: D. Taliaferro (SAM) - 178 YDS, 3 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: C. Evans (SAM) - 22 CAR, 114 YDS

Receiving: Q. Roberson (SAM) - 3 REC, 68 YDS, 1 TD

Samford 38, Newberry 35

Associated Press

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Dustin Taliaferro threw three touchdown passes, and Darion Sutton returned a blocked punt 24 yards for a score to help Samford beat Division II Newberry 38-35 on Thursday night.

Taliaferro, 10 of 18 for 178 yards, threw scoring strikes to Quin Roberson (41 yards), Chris Cephus (46 yards) and Bill Kottas (40 yards) for the Bulldogs (2-1).

Bryan Ehrlich was 24 of 42 for 355 yards and four touchdowns for the Wolves (1-2). David Pressley caught six passes for 106 yards and two touchdowns.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NEW
SAM
1st Downs2020
Total Yards453395
Passing355234
Rushing98161
Penalties8-6611-129
3rd Down Conversions8-175-15
4th Down Conversions1-22-2
Turnovers42
Possession33:0126:59

Passing Leaders

NewberryC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Ehrlich24/423558.543
SamfordC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Taliaferro10/181789.931

Rushing Leaders

NewberryCARYDSAVGTDLG
Ingram19804.2026
Wilson482.005
SamfordCARYDSAVGTDLG
Evans221145.2016
Taliaferro7243.4011

Receiving Leaders

NewberryRECYDSAVGTDLG
Pressley610617.7233
Bostick69315.5160
SamfordRECYDSAVGTDLG
Roberson36822.7141
Cephus36220.7146

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERNEWSAM
NEWTD07:25David Pressley 13 Yd Pass From Bryan Ehrlich (Britt Blackmon Kick) 70
NEWTD02:18Brandon Bostick 60 Yd Pass From Bryan Ehrlich (Britt Blackmon Kick) 140
TD00:26Quin Roberson 41 Yd Pass From Dustin Taliaferro (Cameron Yaw Kick) 147
SECOND QUARTERNEWSAM
NEWTD14:52David Pressley 33 Yd Pass From Bryan Ehrlich (Britt Blackmon Kick) 217
THIRD QUARTERNEWSAM
FG11:43Cameron Yaw 40 Yd 2110
TD08:02Chris Cephus 46 Yd Pass From Dustin Taliaferro (Cameron Yaw Kick) 2117
TD03:16Jonathan Sillers 4 Yd Run (Cameron Yaw Kick) 2124
FOURTH QUARTERNEWSAM
NEWTD14:47Darien Crawford 31 Yd Pass From Bryan Ehrlich (Britt Blackmon Kick) 2824
TD09:11Darion Sutton 24 Yd Return Of Blocked Punt (Cameron Yaw Kick) 2831
TD04:26Bill Kottas 40 Yd Pass From Dustin Taliaferro (Cameron Yaw Kick) 2838
NEWTD02:01Bryan Ehrlich 1 Yd Run (Britt Blackmon Kick) 3538