ALBANY, N.Y. -- St. Francis (Pa.) started quickly, taking a 10-0 first-quarter lead, but Albany scored 29 points in the second and third quarters to beat the Red Flash 36-13 in a Northeast Conference game on Saturday.
The defending conference champion Great Danes are 6-1 overall and 4-0 in conference. Albany is 14-0 in the series against St. Francis (3-2, 2-2).
Albany outgained St. Francis 460 to 295 yards in total offense. Drew Smith scored three touchdowns rushing, bringing his season total to 15, and Jake Meek contributed two scores. Smith also caught three passes for 51 yards.
Will Fiacchi was 21-for-31 passing for 255 yards for Albany.
Keion Wade, who rushed for 106 yards for the Red Flash, scored on a 53-yard run in the first quarter.
The Great Danes outgained the Red Flash 227 yards to 68 in the second half.
Samaje Perine run for 68 yds for a TD
CONNECTICUT Penalty, Defensive Holding (10 Yards) to the Temp 46 for a 1ST down
ESPN's Peter Young and Doug Graber break down the offensive success both Texas State and Idaho were able to sustain in the Vandals' 38-31 victory.
K. Allen sacked by K. Beckwith for -6 yds,K. Allen fumbled, forced by K. Beckwith, recovered by LSU D. Godchaux
Kyle Allen sacked by Kendell Beckwith for a loss of 6 yards to the LSU 13 Kyle Allen fumbled, forced by Kendell Beckwith, recovered by LSU Davon Godchaux , return for 0 yards
During an Oklahoma kickoff return, Oklahoma State's Devante Averette lays a huge hit on Alex Ross.
Austin Jones 37 yd FG GOOD
|St Francis (PA)||4-2||6-4|
|William & Mary||6-2||9-3|