FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) -- Quarterback Dan Ammel led Sacred Heart
to a 30-24 win over Wagner College Saturday with a 24-yard pass to
Alvin Franklin in double overtime.
Ammel tied the game when he threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to
Franklin in the first half. Ed Pricolo had a 31-yard run with 10:01
to go, which gave the Pioneers a 21-14 lead before the third
Pricolo, a junior tailback, ran for 238 yards, a career high,
and two touchdowns.
After a scoreless third quarter, Wagner (3-2) came back with an
11-play, 82-yard drive with a 2-yard run by Warren Barnett. The
score was tied at 24-24 going into overtime.
Sacred Heart (2-3) failed to score in the first overtime. A
26-yard pass from Ammel to Bryan Butterworth was called back
because of a holding penalty, and the next play ended with an
interception by Wagner's Tony Smith.
In the second overtime, Wagner had the first offensive
possession that ended with a missed field goal by Piotr Czech. For
Sacred Heart, Ammel found Franklin on the left sideline at the 2
yard line and threw it to him for the winning score.