Scores

Final

Valparaiso 14

(0-6, 0-3 Pioneer)

Butler 42

(4-3, 2-2 Pioneer)

1:00 PM ET, October 15, 2011

Butler Bowl, Indianapolis, IN

1 2 3 4 T
VALP 0 7 0 714
BUT 7 7 14 1442

Top Performers

Passing: A. Huck (BUT) - 189 YDS, 4 TD

Rushing: S. Summerville (VALP) - 26 CAR, 81 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: Z. Watkins (BUT) - 7 REC, 98 YDS, 3 TD

Butler 42, Valparaiso 14

Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS -- Andrew Huck and Zach Watkins hooked up on three touchdown passes to lead Butler to a 42-14 victory over Valparaiso Saturday.

With the score 7-7 in the second quarter, Huck found Watkins for a 13-yard score to put the Bulldogs (4-5, 2-2 Pioneer League) ahead 14-7. The duo combined for TDs of 4 and 22 yards in the third quarter to break the game open. Huck finished with four touchdown passes.

Sean Grady intercepted a Valparaiso pass and returned it 90 yards for a touchdown on the first play of the fourth quarter to make it 35-7.

Huck was 14 of 26 for 189 yards and the four touchdowns. Backup Tom Judge also tossed a touchdown pass for Butler. Watkins had seven catches for 98 yards.

Eric Hoffman was 33 of 47 for 313 yards and a touchdown for the Crusaders (0-6, 0-4), but was intercepted three times.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
VALP
BUT
1st Downs2819
Total Yards463400
Passing328255
Rushing135145
Penalties2-204-20
3rd Down Conversions8-205-9
4th Down Conversions7-90-1
Turnovers30
Possession38:3221:28

Passing Leaders

ValparaisoC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Hoffman33/473136.713
ButlerC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Huck14/261897.340

Rushing Leaders

ValparaisoCARYDSAVGTDLG
Summerville26813.1114
Cook6264.309
ButlerCARYDSAVGTDLG
Stewart13644.9017
Huck56412.8021

Receiving Leaders

ValparaisoRECYDSAVGTDLG
McCarty810413.0023
Summerville8779.6028
ButlerRECYDSAVGTDLG
Watkins79814.0328
Koopman46817.0129

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERVALPBUT
TD01:46Jordan Koopman 29 Yd Pass From Andrew Huck (David Lang Kick) 07
SECOND QUARTERVALPBUT
TD11:05Sterling Summerville 7 Yd Run (Adam Weinel Kick) 77
TD08:41Zach Watkins 13 Yd Pass From Andrew Huck (David Lang Kick) 714
THIRD QUARTERVALPBUT
TD10:04Zach Watkins 4 Yd Pass From Andrew Huck (David Lang Kick) 721
TD02:46Zach Watkins 22 Yd Pass From Andrew Huck (David Lang Kick) 728
FOURTH QUARTERVALPBUT
TD14:37Sean Grady 90 Yd Interception Return (David Lang Kick) 735
TD10:44Mike Gerton 7 Yd Pass From Eric Hoffman (Adam Weinel Kick) 1435
TD10:04Matt Jenson 22 Yd Pass From Tom Judge (David Lang Kick) 1442