Scores

Final

Charl Southern 20

(2-3, 0-1 Big South)

Liberty 44

(4-2, 1-0 Big South)

3:30 PM ET, October 9, 2010

Williams Stadium (VA), Lynchburg, VA

1 2 3 4 T
CHSO 0 7 7 620
LIB 0 16 0 2844

Top Performers

Passing: M. Brown (LIB) - 310 YDS, 3 TD, 3 INT

Rushing: M. Brown (LIB) - 18 CAR, 93 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: A. Chalmers (CHSO) - 7 REC, 87 YDS, 1 TD

Liberty 44, Charleston Southern 20

Associated Press

LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Quarterback Mike Brown threw for 310 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 93 yards and two scores to lead Liberty past Charleston Southern 44-20 in a Big South Conference opener on Saturday.

Liberty (4-2, 1-0) jumped out to a 13-0 lead in the second quarter after a 1-yard touchdown pass from Brown to SirChauncey Holloway and a 40-yard scoring strike to Pat Kelly. Matt Bevins kicked a 26-yard field goal to give the Flames a 16-7 halftime lead.

Andrew Trudnowski threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to B.J. Hackworth to pull the Buccaneers (2-3, 0-1) to within two points, 16-14, before the start of the fourth quarter.

Brown ran for two scores and threw a 29-yard touchdown to Chris Summers with 28 seconds remaining in the final period.

Charleston Southern wideout Gerald Stevenson had a 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown in the loss.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CHSO
LIB
1st Downs1922
Total Yards306481
Passing235318
Rushing71163
Penalties4-455-54
3rd Down Conversions6-134-11
4th Down Conversions0-12-2
Turnovers53
Possession29:3930:21

Passing Leaders

Charleston SouthernC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Trudnowski15/221898.621
LibertyC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Brown20/333109.433

Rushing Leaders

Charleston SouthernCARYDSAVGTDLG
Moon10525.2014
Toscano3186.0013
LibertyCARYDSAVGTDLG
Brown18935.2219
Holloway14574.1113

Receiving Leaders

Charleston SouthernRECYDSAVGTDLG
Chalmers78712.4119
Stevenson45313.3025
LibertyRECYDSAVGTDLG
Summers57214.4129
Kelly25628.0140

Scoring Summary

SECOND QUARTERCHSOLIB
TD13:34SirChauncey Holloway 1 Yd Pass From Mike Brown (Matt Bevins Kick) 07
TD07:01Pat Kelly 40 Yd Pass From Mike Brown (Two-Point Conversion Failed) 013
TD01:40Anthony Chalmers 13 Yd Pass From Andrew Trudnowski (Andy Brown Kick) 713
FG00:15Matt Bevins 26 Yd 716
THIRD QUARTERCHSOLIB
TD07:02B.J. Hackworth 22 Yd Pass From Andrew Trudnowski (Andy Brown Kick) 1416
FOURTH QUARTERCHSOLIB
TD12:06Mike Brown 7 Yd Run (Matt Bevins Kick) 1423
TD06:48SirChauncey Holloway 13 Yd Run (Matt Bevins Kick) 1430
TD02:24Mike Brown 19 Yd Run (Matt Bevins Kick) 1437
TD02:10Gerald Stevenson 100 Yd Kickoff Return (Two-Point Conversion Failed) 2037
TD00:28Chris Summers 29 Yd Pass From Mike Brown (Matt Bevins Kick) 2044