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William & Mary holds off Villanova, 31-24

Oct 2, 2010 - 11:20 PM WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) -- Jonathan Grimes rushed for three touchdowns and William & Mary held off a fourth-quarter rally by Villanova in a 31-24 win Saturday.

Grimes rushed for touchdowns of 8-, 4- and 6 yards as the Tribe (4-1, 2-1 Colonial Athletic Association) built a 31-10 lead.

Dante Cook returned an interception 84 yards for another Tribe touchdown, and Drake Kuhn kicked a 42-yard field goal.

Villanova (3-2, 1-1) closed within a touchdown as Chris Whitney ran for a 4-yard touchdown and passed 47 yards to Norman White for another, but William & Mary recovered an onside kick with 2:10 remaining and ran out the clock.

Grimes finished with 83 yards on 21 carries, and Michael Paulus completed 20 of 28 passes for 211 yards.

Whitney, who also scored on a 3-yard run, completed 20 of 35 passes for 235 yards. White had seven receptions for 110 yards.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    VILLANOVA 0 3 7 14 24
    WILLIAM & MARY 7 14 7 3 31 FINAL

    Villanova 24, William & Mary 31  FinalOct 2 6:34 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    VILLANOVA 0 3 7 10
    WILLIAM & MARY 7 14 7 28 END, 3RD QTR

    Villanova 10, William & Mary 28  End of 3rdOct 2 5:53 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    VILLANOVA 0 3 3
    WILLIAM & MARY 7 14 21 HALFTIME

    Villanova 3, William & Mary 21  HalfOct 2 5:18 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    VILLANOVA 0 0
    WILLIAM & MARY 7 7 END, 1ST QTR

    Villanova 0, William & Mary 7  End of 1stOct 2 4:08 PM