Duquesne 21, St. Francis (Pa.) 10

Dillon Buechel passed for 141 yards and a touchdown as Duquesne

held off St. Francis in a 21-10 win Saturday night.

Duquesne (5-3, 3-1 Northeast Conference) took advantage of two

key turnovers – an interception by linebacker Sam Martello that set

up a 1-yard TD run by Ryan Ho and a fumble recovery in the fourth

quarter by Zach Zidian to stall a St. Francis comeback effort.

Ethan Dorsey extended the Dukes’ lead with a 1-yard TD run at

the opening of the second quarter. Buechel capped the win with a

10-yard TD strike to Devin Rahming.

St. Francis (3-5, 1-2) was held to 131 total yards but got a

touchdown in the second quarter when defensive back Lorenzo Jerome

intercepted a Buechel pass and ran it 60 yards for a score.

Lance Geesey also kicked a 20-yard field goal.