Olsen, ground game take over as Southern Utah tops Brevard
CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) Ammon Olsen threw three touchdown passes, Malik Brown ran for two more and Southern Utah jumped out front and never looked back in a 55-7 win over Brevard College on Saturday night.
Olsen finished 16-of-22 for 195 yards, hitting Justin Brown for a 26-yard score, Ty Rutledge for 29 yards and Naia Ursua for 14 - all before halftime. Brown had 91 yards rushing on 17 attempts, Levi Te'o ran for 90 yards and a touchdown and Jarom Healey added 76 yards and a score as Southern Utah (2-2) totaled 365 yards on the ground.
Brevard College (0-4) relied heavy on the ground game as well, totaling 61 rushes in contrast to only four passing attempts. Anthony Washington put the Tornados on the board with an 8-yard rushing touchdown in the fourth quarter, capping off a 12-play drive. Washington had 59 yards on 12 carries and Tyler Gregory added 40 yards.
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