Dayton defeats Central State, Ohio 17-7

Taylor Harris rushed for two touchdowns to lead Dayton past

Central State, Ohio, 17-7 on Saturday.

The Flyers (3-1) have won seven straight games over the Division

II Marauders.

Dayton trailed 7-3 at halftime before Harris scored twice in the

second half. A 2-yard run with 9:33 to play in the third quarter

gave Dayton a 10-7 lead, then his 17-yard run with 1:35 to play in

the game sealed the deal for the Flyers. Harris rushed for 101

yards on 17 carries.

The Marauders (0-4) outgained Dayton in total yards 294-266 but

were plagued by penalties and turnovers. They lost one fumble,

threw two interceptions and were flagged for 12 penalties totaling

97 yards.

Jeffrey Brooks, who passed for 166 yards, connected with Steven

Heard on a 49-yard touchdown strike to give the Marauders a 7-0

lead in the second quarter.