Wofford pulls away from VMI for 41-20 win
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) Evan Jacks ran for 109 yards and two touchdowns to lead Wofford to a 41-20 win over VMI on Saturday.
Jacks completed just two of his five passes for 14 yards and kept the ball for 16 carries. His 45-yard dash in the second quarter helped set up a scoring run by Chase Nelson that made it 14-7. Also running in scores for Wofford (4-5, 2-3 Southern) were Lorenzo Long, Hunter Windham and Nick Colvin.
VMI’s Greg Sanders returned the game’s opening kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown, but the Keydets (2-7, 1-4) didn’t reach the end zone again until the third.
Al Cobb was 35 of 52 for 370 yards with one interception, and had a rushing TD from the 11. Aaron Sanders snagged 10 of those throws for 164 yards. Dillon Christopher had two field goals.