Jake Stearney throws for 330 yards, 3 touchdowns and Colgate defeats Lehigh 37-21

Updated Nov. 11, 2023 5:34 p.m. ET

HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Jake Stearney threw for 330 yards with three third-quarter touchdowns and Colgate defeated Lehigh 37-21 on Saturday.

The Raiders led 16-0 at halftime then Stearney erupted in the third quarter, throwing touchdown passes of 55 yards to Treyvhon Saunders, 25 yards to Max Hurleman and 21 yards to Brady Hutchison as Colgate built a 37-7 lead.

Dante Perri threw two touchdown passes in the fourth quarter for Lehigh to wrap up the scoring.

Stearney completed 28 of 34 passes, with eight completions going to Saunders for 132 yards.


Perri was 10-of-21 passing for 146 yards. Connor Kennedy caught seven passes for 126 yards with a touchdown.

Jaedon Henry and Brenda Cassamajor had short touchdown runs in the second quarter for Colgate (5-5, 3-2 Patriot League).

Luke Yoder had a 46-yard touchdown run for the Mountain Hawks (2-8, 1-4) in the third quarter.

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