(0-6, 0-2 FCS Indep.)
(4-3, 1-3 NEC)
1:00 PM ET, October 16, 2004
HAMELINE FIELD, STATEN ISLAND, NY
Passing: J. Sciarra (WAG) - 318 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT
Rushing: R. Arcara (IONA) - 30 CAR, 176 YDS, 1 TD
Receiving: S. Grover (WAG) - 7 REC, 112 YDS
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mike Sciarra completed 22 of 36 passes for 318
yards and Wagner held off winless Iona 27-14 on Saturday.
Warren Barrett had 76 yards and a touchdown on 22 carries for
the Seahawks (4-3).
Rudy Arcara, led the Gaels (0-6) with 176 yards on 30 carries,
including an 89-yard run in the fourth. Mike Beale was 10-of-28 for
Sciarra's 16-yard TD pass to Mike Malik early in the fourth
quarter gave the Seahawks a 20-0 advantage.
Arcara's 89-yard run set up a 1-yard touchdown by Bill Martini
early in the fourth. Arcara scored minutes later from the 3 to cut
Iona's deficit to 20-14.
Barrett's 5-yard run with seven minutes left sealed the victory.
Piotr Czech kicked two field goals and Matt Ruggiero returned a
punt 48 yards for a score to give Wagner a 13-0 lead at the half.