Not only did the Governors win that contest, they did so in resounding fashion by defeating the Eagles, the second-highest point total in program history.
Ohio State lost In their second appearance in the WNIT in program history, the Buckeyes struggled to keep up with the Eagles, who outscored Ohio State in the second half.
The Govs set a program record with 10 rushing touchdowns, led by JaVaughn Craig's four scores on the ground, which tied a program record. Kickoff is set for 5 p.
CT, Saturday, Sept. They've got everybody coming back: they're just a year older, and maybe even replaced some guys that were on the roster and played against us last year.
I think they're more talented than last year , I know they're well-coached, and they'll be out to get us, so it will be a tough battle.
The Govs will look to win their third-straight in the series against Morehead State, having beaten the Eagles, , in , and again last year. The Governors found their groove in the run game against Presbyterian, coming up just shy of yards on the ground.
Four different players rushed for 31 or more yards and three different players scored a rushing touchdown. The Govs will face a Morehead State defense that has allowed rushing yards per game and five rushing touchdowns through two games in The Govs first touchdown drive of began at their own 9-yard line.
Jeremiah Oatsvall led the team on a play, yard drive, capped by the quarterback's yard scramble for a touchdown.
The defense looked like a top unit in the FCS against Presbyterian, holding the Blue Hose under yards rushing 85 and passing The yards of total offense allowed is the fewest the Governors have surrendered since giving up 90 to Murray State last season.
Presbyterian had only 18 yards rushing on 15 carries in the first half.
Cornerback Rashon Davis has made a huge impact in the secondary this season. After a special teams miscue set Presbyterian up at the APSU yard line, Davis jumped a pass at the goal line on the ensuing play and recorded the Govs first interception of the season. Against Georgia, Davis broke up a third-down pass in the red zone to force a field goal on the Bulldogs' opening drive.
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