Georgetown beats Holy Cross 21-16, snaps streak
WASHINGTON (AP) Kyle Nolan passed for two touchdowns and Georgetown ended its season by snapping a six-game losing streak, defeating Holy Cross 21-16 on Saturday.
Nolan threw a 37-yard pass to Justin Hill to give the Hoyas (3-8, 1-5 Patriot) a 14-10 lead in the third quarter. Jo’el Kimpela’s 3-yard run to cap a 14-play, 81-yard drive gave Georgetown insurance points with 7:13 left in the game. Nolan finished 12 of 21 for 164 yards. Kimpela rushed for 109 yards on 21 carries.
Alec May recorded a sack and finished with 16.5 for the season, breaking the Georgetown record. He led the FCS in sacks coming into the day.
A field goal by Connor Fitzgerald gave the Crusaders the early lead before Nolan threw 13 yards to Matthew Bruckman for a 7-3 halftime advantage. Ryan Laughlin ran 4 yards for a score and threw to Tyler Artim for another as time expired.