New Hampshire beats Villanova with late TD 29-28

Sean Goldrich scored from 4 yards out and Chris Setain ran in

the 2-point conversion with 14 seconds remaining to lift New

Hampshire to a 29-28 upset and end Villanova’s winning streak at

four on Saturday.

UNH (3-3, 2-1) knocked Villanova (4-3, 3-1) out of first place

in the Colonial Athletic Association, rallying after Villanova’s

John Robertson had scored on runs of 2 and 42 yards in the span of

46 seconds for a 28-21 lead.

Starting from the 50-yard line with 1:02 remaining, Goldrich

completed 4 of 6 passes before running in for the score. He was

21-of-28 passing for 236 yards and a score, while running for two

TDs. UNH had 237 yards rushing.

Robertson was 15-of-17 passing for 122 yards but had a historic

day running the ball with a career-best 256 yards, the

second-highest total in school history, on 27 carries and three

scores.