6:00 PM ET, September 13, 2003
UB Stadium, BUFFALO, NY
AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) -- Jamaal Branch ran for 170 yards and two touchdowns as Colgate beat Buffalo 38-15 Saturday in the Bulls' 13th straight loss.
Colgate's Chris Brown completed 19 of 29 attempts and threw for 263 yards.Brown connected on a pair of touchdown strikes for 10 yards to J.B Gerald and 35 yards to Luke Graham, while running for another score on a 12-yard draw play.
It was disappointing home opener for the Bulls (0-3), who hold the dubious distinction of having the longest losing streak in college football.
The Raiders (2-0) had 621 total yards of offense. Colgate held a 31-point lead until the Bulls notched Steven King's TD with 1:47 to play.
The Colgate defense held the Bulls to 243 yards of offense. Buffalo had just 51 yards of offense in the first half. Buffalo's Randall Secky completed just nine of 16 passes for 74 yards and had two sacks before backup P.J. Piskorik replaced him.
Buffalo opened the scoring with an eight-play, 80-yard drive as Aaron Leeper (five carries, 54 yards) plowed the final eight yards. Colgate responded with an eight-play, 72-yard drive, with Branch's 1-yard TD.
Lane Schwarzberg gave Colgate the lead in the second quarter with a 19-yard field goal, andBrown extended the Raiders advantage to 10 points at halftime with a 12-yard scoring run. Graham had eight receptions for 147 yards and one TD.
|3rd Down Conversions||6-14||3-14|
|4th Down Conversions||1-2||1-2|
|TD||7:48||AARON LEEPER 8 YD RUN (DALLAS PELZ KICK)|
Drive info: 8 plays, 80 yards.
|TD||0:38||JAMAAL BRANCH 1 YD RUN (LANE SCHWARZBERG KICK)|
Drive info: 8 plays, 72 yards.
|FG||8:21||LANE SCHWARZBERG 19 YD FG|
Drive info: 15 plays, 92 yards.
|TD||6:30||CHRIS BROWN 12 YD RUN (LANE SCHWARZBERG KICK)|
Drive info: 4 plays, 21 yards.
|TD||4:59||J.B. GERALD 10 YD PASS FROM CHRIS BROWN (LANE SCHWARZBERG KICK)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 98 yards.
|TD||0:21||LUKE GRAHAM 35 YD PASS FROM CHRIS BROWN (LANE SCHWARZBERG KICK)|
Drive info: 6 plays, 74 yards.
|TD||11:11||JAMAAL BRANCH 38 YD RUN (LANE SCHWARZBERG KICK)|
Drive info: 4 plays, 51 yards.
|TD||1:47||STEVEN KING 10 YD RUN (P.J. PISKORIK 2PT RUSH)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 88 yards.