WASHINGTON (AP) -- Pat Davis' 20-yard pass to Joseph Ort with
2:20 to play was the only offensive touchdown as Lafayette defeated
Georgetown 17-6 Saturday in the Patriot League opener for both
In a game that included 11 sacks and six turnovers, the Leopards
(2-0, 1-0) took the lead for good on Andrew Brown's 2-yard
interception return early in the fourth quarter. The play was set
up by a punt from Mike Davis that was downed at the 1-yard line.
Lafayette lost two fumbles and rotating quarterbacks Pat Davis
and Brad Maurer threw three interceptions, but the Leopards'
defense compensated by holding Georgetown (1-1, 0-1) to 132 total
Michael Gillman made field goals of 31 and 23 yards for
Georgetown, a week after he made five attempts against St. Francis.
Rick Ziska kicked a 48-yarder for Lafayette.
Joey Counts scored on a 1-yard run on fourth-and-goal with 2 seconds left to give Montana a 38-35 victory over four-time defending FCS champion North Dakota State on Saturday.
Transfer Vernon Adams will be the starting quarterback when Oregon begins its season against Eastern Washington on Sept. 5.
Tim Beckman is threatening legal action after Illinois fired him as football coach Friday amid allegations of influencing medical decisions and pressuring players to play hurt.
LSU offensive coordinator Cam Cameron revealed in a post-practice news conference that he has been treated for prostate cancer but plans to coach this season.
The woman who accused former Baylor defensive end Sam Ukwuachu of raping her in 2013 has hired a Title IX law firm to represent her in potential civil litigation.
Arkansas tight end C.J. O'Grady has been arrested by Fayetteville police and charged with driving while intoxicated and being a minor in possession of alcohol.