1:00 PM ET, November 1, 2003
Mathewson-Memorial Stadium, LEWISBURG, PA
LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- John Jackson completed two touchdown passes in the fourth quarter to help Bucknell pull away for a 53-31 win over Holy Cross on Saturday.
Jackson, who went 12-for-17 for 242 yards, hit Albert Marquardt with a 33-yard touchdown pass with 12:35 left in the fourth quarter to give Bucknell (5-4, 3-1 Patriot League) a 39-24 lead. Following a Holy Cross touchdown, he hit Ian Nutt with a 16-yard TD pass with 4:27 left to put the game away.
John O'Neill went 22-for-42 for 229 yards and one touchdown for Holy Cross (1-8, 1-3). O'Neill hit Ari Confesor with a 10-yard TD pass with 10 minutes left to draw Holy Cross to within eight at 39-31.
Blamah Sarnor carried 23 times for 102 yards and two TDs for Bucknell. Sarnor ran 5 yards for a TD in the third period and closed the scoring with a 1-yard run with 26 seconds left in the game.
|3rd Down Conversions||5-13||6-12|
|4th Down Conversions||3-3||3-3|
|TD||5:55||JESSE LOUBIER 55 YD DEFENSIVE FUMBLE RETURN (MICHAEL DESANTIS KICK)||7||0|
|TD||5:06||TIM JOHNSON 9 YD RUN (ZACHARY RICHARDS 2PT PASS FROM JOHN HENRY JACKSON)|
Drive info: 2 plays, 10 yards.
|TD||0:47||STEVE SILVA 2 YD RUN (MICHAEL DESANTIS KICK)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 70 yards.
|TD||12:55||JOHN HENRY JACKSON 1 YD RUN (RYAN KORN KICK)|
Drive info: 6 plays, 47 yards.
|FG||7:01||MICHAEL DESANTIS 35 YD FG|
Drive info: 13 plays, 47 yards.
|FG||3:39||RYAN KORN 43 YD FG|
Drive info: 10 plays, 46 yards.
|TD||11:43||JOHN HENRY JACKSON 2 YD RUN (RYAN KORN KICK)|
Drive info: 8 plays, 65 yards.
|TD||4:50||BLAMAH SARNOR 5 YD RUN (RYAN KORN KICK)|
Drive info: 8 plays, 82 yards.
|TD||0:55||STEVE SILVA 4 YD RUN (MICHAEL DESANTIS KICK)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 62 yards.
|TD||12:35||ALBERT MARQUARDT 33 YD PASS FROM JOHN HENRY JACKSON (RYAN KORN KICK)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 67 yards.
|TD||10:00||ARI CONFESOR 10 YD PASS FROM JOHN O'NEILL (MICHAEL DESANTIS KICK)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 80 yards.
|TD||4:27||IAN NUTT 16 YD PASS FROM JOHN HENRY JACKSON (RYAN KORN KICK)|
Drive info: 10 plays, 69 yards.
|TD||0:26||BLAMAH SARNOR 1 YD RUN (RYAN BOWER KICK)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 26 yards.