Murray State 56

(1-0, 1-0 home)

7:00 PM ET, August 28, 2004

Roy Stewart Stadium, Murray, KY

1 2 3 4 T
GLE 0 0 0 33
MURR 21 7 14 1456

Top Performers

Passing: R. Salyer (MURR) - 70 YDS, 1 TD

Rushing: N. Turner (MURR) - 13 CAR, 106 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: L. McGinnis (MURR) - 2 REC, 28 YDS, 1 TD

Murray State 56, Glenville State 3

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) -- Nick Turner rushed for 106 yards and Ron Lane ran for another 105 as Murray State dominated Glenville State 56-3 Saturday night in the season-opener for both teams.

The Racers (1-0) had 604 offensive yards, with 373 on the ground. Chad Cook rushed for another 90 yards, including one touchdown. Quarterback Adam Fisher completed 11 of 20 passes for 155 yards.

The Division II Pioneers (0-1) had 136 passing yards and were held to 56 rushing yards. Starting quarterback Joey Conrad completed 9-of-35 for 64 yards.

Glenville State's only score came with 8:25 left in the game on a 36-yard field goal.

Turner returned a Glenville State punt 65 yards for the Racers' second score of the night, making it 14-0 with about four minutes left in the first quarter. Less than a minute into the second quarter, Turner put Murray State up 21-0 with a 28-yard touchdown run.

Lane extended the lead to 28-0 when he ran 17 yards to the end zone with 5:11 remaining in the first half. He then scored midway into the third quarter on a 33-yard run, making it 35-0.

With 1:27 left in the third quarter, Ulysses Odoms joined Murray State's scoring effort with a 2-yard touchdown run. He rushed 12 more yards to score about three minutes into the final quarter, putting the Racers up 49-0.