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Central Michigan holds off Buffalo 20-13

Oct 4, 2009 - 12:00 AM AMHERST, N.Y.(AP) -- Dan LeFevour threw for 268 yards and two touchdowns to lead Central Michigan to a 20-13 win over Buffalo on Saturday.

LeFevour completed 22-of-28 with one interception for Central Michigan (4-1, 2-0 Mid-American Conference). He threw an 11-yard touchdown to Bryan Anderson in the first quarter and a 27-yarder to Antonio Brown in the third.

The game was held up for 39 minutes while the crowd of 18,092 was evacuated with 5:48 left in the third quarter. Central Michigan was leading 20-10 after lightning was spotted around the stadium.

Ike Nduka, in his first career start for Buffalo (1-4, 0-2), rushed for 172 yards on 22 carries. Buffalo's Zach Maynard, who completed 16-of-31 with 210 yards and an interception, threw a 24-yard second-quarter touchdown to Naaman Roosevelt.

LeFevour broke Byron Leftwich's MAC record for career completions (939) in the first quarter.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 7 6 7 0 20
    BUFFALO 0 10 3 0 13 FINAL
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: CENTRL MICHIGAN - TD, BRYAN ANDERSON 11 YD
    PASS FROM DAN LEFEVOUR
    (ANDREW AGUILA KICK), 3:17.
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 7-0
    2ND QUARTER: CENTRL MICHIGAN - TD, ANTONIO BROWN 7 YD RUN
    (PAT FAILED), 4:48. CENTRL
    MICHIG

    Oct 3 7:30 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 7 6 7 20
    BUFFALO 0 10 3 13 END, 3RD QTR
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: CENTRL MICHIGAN - TD, BRYAN ANDERSON 11 YD
    PASS FROM DAN LEFEVOUR
    (ANDREW AGUILA KICK), 3:17.
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 7-0
    2ND QUARTER: CENTRL MICHIGAN - TD, ANTONIO BROWN 7 YD RUN
    (PAT FAILED), 4:48.

    Oct 3 6:50 PM


  • NCAAF
    FG BUFFALO
    A.J. PRINCIPE 21 YD
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 20
    BUFFALO 13 1:18 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Central Michigan 20, Buffalo 13  3rd - 1:18Oct 3 6:45 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD CENTRL MICHIGAN
    ANTONIO BROWN 27 YD PASS FROM DAN LEFEVOUR
    (ANDREW AGUILA KICK)
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 20
    BUFFALO 10 10:12 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Central Michigan 20, Buffalo 10  3rd - 10:12Oct 3 5:44 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 7 6 13
    BUFFALO 0 10 10 HALFTIME
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: CENTRL MICHIGAN - TD, BRYAN ANDERSON 11 YD
    PASS FROM DAN LEFEVOUR
    (ANDREW AGUILA KICK), 3:17.
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 7-0
    2ND QUARTER: CENTRL MICHIGAN - TD, ANTONIO BROWN 7 YD RUN
    (PAT FAILED), 4:48. CENTRL


    Oct 3 5:19 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD BUFFALO
    NAAMAN ROOSEVELT 24 YD PASS FROM ZACH MAYNARD
    (A.J. PRINCIPE KICK)
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 13
    BUFFALO 10 0:47 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Central Michigan 13, Buffalo 10  2nd - 0:47Oct 3 5:04 PM


  • NCAAF
    FG BUFFALO
    A.J. PRINCIPE 22 YD
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 13
    BUFFALO 3 3:31 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Central Michigan 13, Buffalo 3  2nd - 3:31Oct 3 4:59 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD CENTRL MICHIGAN
    ANTONIO BROWN 7 YD RUN
    (PAT FAILED)
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 13
    BUFFALO 0 10:12 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Central Michigan 13, Buffalo 0  2nd - 10:12Oct 3 4:44 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 7 7
    BUFFALO 0 0 END, 1ST QTR
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: CENTRL MICHIGAN - TD, BRYAN ANDERSON 11 YD
    PASS FROM DAN LEFEVOUR
    (ANDREW AGUILA KICK), 3:17.
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 7-0

    Oct 3 4:33 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD CENTRL MICHIGAN
    BRYAN ANDERSON 11 YD PASS FROM DAN LEFEVOUR
    (ANDREW AGUILA KICK)
    CENTRL MICHIGAN 7
    BUFFALO 0 11:43 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Central Michigan 7, Buffalo 0  1st - 11:43Oct 3 4:08 PM
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    Central Michigan vs. BuffaloOct 3 12:12 AM