Philyaw's nine TDs doom AvengersApr 20, 2008 - 6:04 AM LOS ANGELES (Ticker) -- Raymond Philyaw threw nine touchdown passes to power the Cleveland Gladiators to an 83-69 victory over the Los Angeles Avengers on Saturday.
Philyaw finished 30-of-39 for 411 yards, with Otis Amey being the biggest beneficiary as he led the Gladiators (4-3) in receiving with 15 catches for 208 yards and six scores. Marlion Jackson added five touchdowns - including three rushing.
From eight yards out, Philyaw found Amey in the end zone for the final time with 19 seconds left in the game to seal the win.
Tom Hicks was 31-of-45 for 378 yards and eight touchdowns and also ran for a score for the Avengers (3-5).
LOS ANGELES 69 FINAL
Gladiators 83, KISS 69 FinalApr 20 1:24 AM
LOS ANGELES 48 END, 3RD QTR
Gladiators 55, KISS 48 End of 3rdApr 20 12:34 AM
LOS ANGELES 34 HALFTIME
Gladiators 41, KISS 34 HalfApr 19 11:50 PM
LOS ANGELES 13 END, 1ST QTR
Gladiators 27, KISS 13 End of 1stApr 19 11:13 PM
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