HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) -- Jamaal Branch rushed for 208 yards and
four touchdowns to lead Colgate to a 41-7 win over Holy Cross on
Colgate forced eight turnovers by Holy Cross, while out-gaining
the Crusaders 499 to 278 in total offense.
The Raiders (5-2) opened a 21-0 lead in the first quarter on TD
runs by Branch of 14, 3 and 21 yards.
Chris Brown scored on a 22-yard run and Lane Schwarzberg added
the extra point for a 28-0 lead in the second quarter. Brown
connected with DeWayne Long on a 53-yard TD pass for a 34-0 Colgate
lead at halftime.
Colgate closed on its scoring in the fourth quarter on Branch's
two-yard run. Holy Cross (1-6) scored its only TD on a three-yard
run by Brian McSharry with 8:36 remaining.
Brown completed 10 of 22 passes for 160 yards. John O'Neil
finished with 12 of 24 passes for 114 yards.