Bryant defense sparks 42-14 win over Duquesne
Sam Sammons recovered a fumble in the end zone and Jeremy
Woodson returned an interception 42 yards for a touchdown as Bryant
dominated the second half in a 42-14 win over Duquesne on
Bryant’s Jordan Harris had six receptions for 91 yards to set a
conference record with 3,494 career yards.
After two straight weeks of giving up more than 500 yards and a
week after committing five turnovers, the defense stepped up and
the offense was flawless for the Bulldogs (4-4, 2-1 Northeast
With help from the Dukes (4-3, 2-1), Bryant broke away from a
7-7 halftime tie with 35 unanswered points. Duquesne lost a fumble,
had three interceptions and 322 yards in total offense, 86 on a
final scoring drive.
After the fumble recovery, Mike Westerhaus threw his second
touchdown pass, a 7-yarder to Chad Ward. Westerhaus finished with
160 yards, passing 4,000 for his career.