Morehead St. 55, Southern Virginia 0

Zach Lewis threw for 249 yards and four touchdowns to lead

Morehead State to a 55-0 victory over Southern Virginia in the

season opener for both teams Thursday night.

Lewis also rushed for a touchdown and was 16-of-22 passing

before giving way to backup QB Boone Goldsmith, who threw for 131

yards and a touchdown.

Big plays paved the way for Morehead State’s victory.

Kitaro Lewis caught two passes for 89 yards, including a 76-yard

touchdown. Brandon Bornhauser caught one pass for a 51-yard score.

Donte Sawyer caught four passes for 41 yards and a touchdown, which

boosted his school record to 17 career touchdown receptions.

Last season, Zach Lewis ranked sixth among Football Championship

Subdivision players with 3,449 total yards and 28 passing

touchdowns.

Cam Williams caught six passes for 60 yards for Southern

Virginia, an NAIA school which fell to 0-3 against Morehead

State.