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Northeastern runs over Towson 24-7

Oct 24, 2009 - 9:27 PM BROOKLINE, Mass.(AP) -- John Griffin rushed for 200 yards and a touchdown as Northeastern beat Towson 24-7 on Saturday.

Griffin scored on a 70-yard run and turned in the Huskies' first 200-yard rushing game in two years. The win broke a 13-game losing streak for the Huskies (1-6, 1-3 Colonial Athletic Association).

The Huskies also benefited from five interceptions, including one by Mike Lukenda that was returned 20 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter. Darryl Jones had two interceptions for the Huskies.

Elijah Harris scored the Huskies' other touchdown on a 10-yard run.

Towson (2-5, 1-3) managed only 8 yards rushing. The Tigers' only score came in the third quarter on a 6-yard pass from Jeremy Jayne to John Godlasky.

Jayne went 14-for-31 for 170 yards and three interceptions.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    TOWSON 0 0 7 0 7
    NORTHEASTERN 14 10 3 0 27 FINAL

    Oct 24 3:43 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    TOWSON 0 0 7 7
    NORTHEASTERN 14 10 3 27 END, 3RD QTR

    Towson 7, Northeastern 27  End of 3rdOct 24 3:12 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    TOWSON 0 0 0
    NORTHEASTERN 14 10 24 HALFTIME

    Towson 0, Northeastern 24  HalfOct 24 2:32 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    TOWSON 0 0
    NORTHEASTERN 14 14 END, 1ST QTR

    Towson 0, Northeastern 14  End of 1stOct 24 1:47 PM