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Furman defeats Western Carolina 33-14

Sep 27, 2009 - 2:19 AM CULLOWHEE, N.C.(AP) -- Jordan Sorrells threw for 225 yards and a touchdown and Matthew Cesari kicked four field goals to lead Furman in a 33-14 win over Western Carolina on Saturday night.

Sorrells was 22-for-35 passing and added 33 rushing yards for the Paladins (3-1, 1-0 Southern Conference). Cesari kicked field goals of 24, 34, 31 and 36 yards. Jerodis Williams rushed for 55 yards and a touchdown, while Tersoo Uhaa added 49 yards on the ground and a score.

Furman jumped out to a 20-0 lead in the first half on Uhaa's 1-yard run, Williams' 3-yard score and a pair of Cesari field goals. The Paladins extended their lead to 30-7 with Cesari's third field goal and Sorrells' 8-yard TD pass to Chris Truss. Cesari's final kick sealed the win for Furman.

Dion Wilson led the Catamounts (0-4, 0-1) with 68 yards rushing and a touchdown.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    FURMAN 3 17 3 10 33
    WESTRN CAROLINA 0 0 7 7 14 FINAL

    Furman 33, Western Carolina 14  FinalSep 26 9:58 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    FURMAN 3 17 0 20
    WESTRN CAROLINA 0 0 0 0 END, 3RD QTR

    Sep 26 8:42 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    FURMAN 3 17 20
    WESTRN CAROLINA 0 0 0 HALFTIME

    Furman 20, Western Carolina 0  HalfSep 26 8:32 PM


  • NCAAF
    FURMAN 9
    WESTRN CAROLINA 0 12:36 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Furman 9, Western Carolina 0  2nd - 12:36Sep 26 7:42 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    FURMAN 3 3
    WESTRN CAROLINA 0 0 END, 1ST QTR

    Furman 3, Western Carolina 0  End of 1stSep 26 7:42 PM