Maine
Albany
16 - 20 Final
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Albany rallies to defeat Maine 20-16

Sep 20, 2009 - 12:29 AM ALBANY, N.Y.(AP) -- David McCarty rushed for 109 yards and scored the winning 24-yard touchdown to give Albany (N.Y.) a come-from-behind 20-16 victory over Maine on Saturday.

The Black Bears (2-1) led 16-0 at halftime, but the Great Danes (1-2) scored 20 unanswered points, including 17 in the fourth quarter.

Herb Glass began Albany's scoring with a 27-yard field goal. Vinny Esposito threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to Paul Booker, then Glass kicked a 33-yard field goal with 3:45 left.

Tony Sparano recovered Maine quarterback Mike Brusko's fumble at the Maine 26 and McCarty scored with 2:02 remaining.

Jake Ciccarello sealed the win by intercepting the Black Bears' Warren Smith at the Albany 13 with 20 seconds left.

Derek Session had 76 yards and one touchdown for Maine, which was was trying to go 3-0 for the first time since 2002.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    MAINE 7 9 0 0 16
    ALBANY 0 0 3 17 20 FINAL

    Maine 16, Albany 20  FinalSep 19 6:59 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    MAINE 7 9 0 16
    ALBANY 0 0 3 3 END, 3RD QTR

    Maine 16, Albany 3  End of 3rdSep 19 6:14 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    MAINE 7 9 16
    ALBANY 0 0 0 HALFTIME

    Maine 16, Albany 0  HalfSep 19 5:28 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    MAINE 7 7
    ALBANY 0 0 END, 1ST QTR

    Maine 7, Albany 0  End of 1stSep 19 4:48 PM