Cent. Arkansas 70, Bacone 3

Wynrick Smothers threw two touchdown passes and ran for another

score as Central Arkansas cruised past Bacone 70-3 Saturday


Dezmin Lewis scored three touchdowns – on a pass from Smothers,

on a blocked punt return and a fumble return – for the Bears (2-1)

in their home opener.

Willie Mathews ran for 153 yards, more than the Warriors managed

in total offense, and capped the scoring with an 83-yard run in the

fourth quarter.

Central Arkansas scored 21 points in each of the first three

quarters. Bacone (1-3), an NAIA school from Muskogee, Okla.,

managed a field goal of 37 yards by Jamie Moore in the second


This was the first meeting between the schools.