Stony Brook 49, Charleston Southern 7
STONY BROOK, N.Y. -- Kyle Essington threw for a career high five touchdowns to lead Stony Brook past Charleston Southern 49-7 Saturday night.
Stony Brook (5-1, 1-0 Big South Conference) scored on its opening possession when Essington found Kevin Norrell for 19 yards. Essington finished 13 of 19 with 263 yards. Norrell caught eight passes for a career high 214 yards and two touchdowns.
The Seawolves added to their lead in the second quarter behind Miguel Maysonet's 1-yard run. Maysonet finished with 88 yards on 11 carries, etching his name in the history books by becoming Stony Brook's and the Big South's all-time leader rusher with 3,649 yards.
But Stony Brook outscored Charleston Southern 35-0 the rest of the way.
Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press
This story is from ESPN.com's automated news wire. Wire index
MORE COLLEGE FOOTBALL HEADLINES
- Spurrier digs at Swinney, cites wins in rivalry
- Snyder to Texas' Strong: 'Be who you are'
- Diggs: Some ex-Longhorns didn't love game
- TCU 'separates' from star DE after gun claim