Dayton runs past Morehead St. for 42-14 win

Connor Kacsor ran for 159 yards and a touchdown as Dayton pulled

away in the second half to beat Morehead State 42-14 on

Saturday.

Dayton (6-2, 4-1 Pioneer) broke a 14-14 tie in the third quarter

with touchdowns on four consecutive drives, beginning with a 7-yard

touchdown run by Kacsor. Will Bardo then had a pair of 1-yard

touchdown runs to put the Flyers up 35-14 midway through the

fourth. Robert Washington later ran for a 2-yard score for the

final margin.

Dayton had 313 yards rushing and scored five touchdowns on the

ground. Gary Hunter led the way receiving with six catches for 117

yards. It was the fourth straight game in which the Flyers have

scored over 40 points.

Morehead State (3-5, 3-2) managed just 41 yards rushing and 223

total yards.