Monmouth (NJ) 24, CCSU 12
Kyle Frazier threw a 35-yard touchdown pass to pace Monmouth in
a dominant first quarter as the Hawks’ defeated Central Connecticut
State 24-12 on Saturday.
Monmouth (2-1, 1-1 Northeast Conference) ran 20 of its 66 plays
and amassed 133 yards during the first quarter, in which it led
10-0. Frazier’s 32-yard pass to Neal Sterling and a 41-yard field
goal by Eric Spillane accounted for the Hawks’ points.
Monmouth then took a 17-0 lead on Julian Hayes’ 6-yard touchdown
run with 12:59 left in the second quarter.
The deficit would prove too much for the Blue Devils (2-2, 1-1)
to overcome as they snapped a 15-game home winning streak. It was
tied for the longest active streak in Football Championship Series.
Central Connecticut State’s prior home loss was 49-14 against
Albany on Nov. 17, 2007.
Brian Fowler scored the Blue Devils’ lone touchdown and had 54
yards on 10 carries.