DURHAM, N.H. (AP) -- R.J. Harvey rushed for 179 yards and three
touchdowns to lead New Hampshire to a 47-27 Atlantic 10 victory
The Wildcats (5-7, 3-6 Atlantic 10) built a 24-0 lead in the
first half. Harvey opened the game with a 46-yard touchdown run. An
11-yard pass from Mike Granieri to David Bailey brought the score
to 14-0, and a 22-yard field goal by Connor McCormick pushed the
lead to 17. Joe Kreider's made it 24-0 with a 2-yard reception.
Maine (7-5, 5-4) scored in the third quarter on a 20-yard run by
Marcus Williams. The Wildcats made it 33-7 on a 3-yard run by
Harvey and another McCormick field goal.
Maine closed to 33-20 early in the fourth quarter with two of
Kevin McMahan's three, school-record, touchdown receptions.
The Wildcats scored again on a 2-yard run by Paul McKinney,
followed by McMahan's third touchdown reception, a 49-yarder, to
bring the score to 40-27.
Harvey finished the scoring with a 35-yard run.
Maine's Rob Whitcomb completed 29 of 59 attempts for 432 yards,
three touchdowns and three interceptions.