12:00 PM ET, November 8, 2003
Jack Coffey Field, BRONX, NY
Eakin was 23-of-37 for 207 yards for the Rams (8-2, 3-2 Patriot League), who extended their winning streak to five. Dudley finished with eight receptions for 91 yards.
Kirwin Watson, Fordham's career rushing leader, scored twice on 1-yard runs and gained 131 yards overall on 30 carries.
Ari Consesor scored three touchdowns for the Crusaders (1-9, 1-4), who lost their eighth straight game. Two of his scores came on passes from John O'Neill, who was 10-of-15 for 185 yards.
Consesor had six catches for 115 yards.
Dudley's 72-yard punt return with 11:05 left in the second quarter gave Fordham a 14-7 lead, but Consesor's 13-yard run with 9:33 to go and 45-yard reception with 7:20 remaining in the second put Holy Cross on top 21-14.
Fordham then scored four consecutive touchdowns, three on the Eakin-to-Dudley combination. The first, good for 16 yards, came with 4:14 to go in the second. That was followed by a 13-yard pass with 9:54 left in the third, and a 5-yard connection with 11:47 remaining.
|3rd Down Conversions||1-12||8-16|
|4th Down Conversions||2-3||3-3|
|TD||14:41||ARI CONFESOR 9 YD PASS FROM JOHN O'NEILL (MICHAEL DESANTIS KICK)|
Drive info: 2 plays, 46 yards.
|TD||6:14||KIRWIN WATSON 1 YD RUN (MICAH CLUKEY KICK)|
Drive info: 10 plays, 72 yards.
|TD||13:40||JAVARUS DUDLEY 72 YD PUNT RETURN (MICAH CLUKEY KICK)||7||14|
|TD||9:33||ARI CONFESOR 13 YD RUN (MICHAEL DESANTIS KICK)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 67 yards.
|TD||7:20||ARI CONFESOR 45 YD PASS FROM JOHN O'NEILL (MICHAEL DESANTIS KICK)|
Drive info: 2 plays, 59 yards.
|TD||4:14||JAVARUS DUDLEY 16 YD PASS FROM KEVIN EAKIN (MICAH CLUKEY KICK)|
Drive info: 8 plays, 60 yards.
|TD||0:07||KIRWIN WATSON 1 YD RUN (MICAH CLUKEY KICK)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 64 yards.
|TD||9:54||JAVARUS DUDLEY 13 YD PASS FROM KEVIN EAKIN (MICAH CLUKEY KICK)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 58 yards.
|TD||1:09||JAMAAL HUNTER 2 YD RUN (MICAH CLUKEY KICK)|
Drive info: 12 plays, 63 yards.
|TD||11:47||JAVARUS DUDLEY 5 YD PASS FROM KEVIN EAKIN (MICAH CLUKEY KICK)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 59 yards.
|TD||7:02||SEAN GRUBER 34 YD PASS FROM BRIAN SCHILLER (MICHAEL DESANTIS KICK)|
Drive info: 10 plays, 67 yards.