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Evans, Samford run over Western Carolina 38-7

Oct 9, 2010 - 11:34 PM CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) -- Chris Evans rushed for 131 yards and three touchdowns on 20 carries and Samford used a 24-point second quarter to break the game open in a 38-7 victory over Western Carolina.

Evans scored touchdowns of 5, 4 and 7 yards, the second one giving the Bulldogs (3-3, 1-2 Southern Conference) a 17-0 lead. Connor Lowery added a 75-yard scoring pass to Jacob Rodriguez, his only catch, and Jamael Lett returned an interception 59 yards on the final play of the first half to make it 31-0.

The Catamounts (2-4, 1-2) didn't score until the fourth quarter, when Zac Brindise found Jacoby Mitchell with a 25-yard scoring pass.

Michael Johnson gained 117 yards on 14 carries for Western Carolina, but starting quarterback Brandon Pechloff was intercepted three times, two by Lett, and Brindise was intercepted once.

Lowery was 13-for-28 passing for 167 yards.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    SAMFORD 7 24 7 0 38
    WESTRN CAROLINA 0 0 0 7 7 FINAL

    Oct 9 6:33 PM


  • NCAAF
    SAMFORD 38
    WESTRN CAROLINA 7 13:28 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Samford 38, Western Carolina 7  4th - 13:28Oct 9 5:48 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    SAMFORD 7 24 7 38
    WESTRN CAROLINA 0 0 0 0 END, 3RD QTR

    Oct 9 5:48 PM


  • NCAAF
    SAMFORD 38
    WESTRN CAROLINA 0 3:12 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Samford 38, Western Carolina 0  3rd - 3:12Oct 9 5:28 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    SAMFORD 7 24 31
    WESTRN CAROLINA 0 0 0 HALFTIME

    Samford 31, Western Carolina 0  HalfOct 9 5:28 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    SAMFORD 7 7
    WESTRN CAROLINA 0 0 END, 1ST QTR

    Samford 7, Western Carolina 0  End of 1stOct 9 3:48 PM