Bucenell's 4 TDs lift Charleston Southern over Liberty 48-26
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) Shane Bucenell threw three touchdown passes and rushed for a score, Mike Holloway had 107 yards rushing, and Charleston Southern snapped Liberty's five-game winning streak with a 48-26 victory on Saturday.
Charleston Southern (6-3, 3-1 Big South) scored on four straight possessions in the second quarter to build a 31-6 halftime lead.
Up 7-6 after the first quarter, the Bucs got an 83-yard kickoff return from Darius Hammond that led to a field goal to make it 10-6. Ben Robinson scored on a 28-yard run, Bucenell hit Mike Holloway for a 20-yard TD, and Kamereon Brown hauled in a 45-yard pass one play after Shadarius Hopkins' interception.
Bucenell, who passed for 170 yards, scored on a 57-yard QB keeper on the Bucs' first play of the second half to put Charleston Southern in front 38-6.
Stephen Calvert had 261 yards passing and three TDs for Liberty (6-4, 4-1). Kendall Couamin, Dante' Shells and B.J. Farrow each had receiving scores.