CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- Nehemiah Broughton ran for 181 yards and
two touchdowns on 27 carries as The Citadel beat Chattanooga 44-24
Broughton had a 9-yard touchdown run for the Bulldogs first
score. Then, with the lead down to just seven in the fourth
quarter, he sprinted 92 yards to give The Citadel (2-6, 1-4
Southern Conference) a 37-24 lead.
Duran Lawson was 9-of-14 for 132 yards and rushed for three
touchdowns -- scoring on 6, 9 and 5 yard runs for the Bulldogs.
Chattanooga (2-7, 2-4) was led by Cedric Stevens who completed
24 of his 37 passes for 265 yards and three touchdowns.
Stevens connected with Tyrus Ward on a 46-yard touchdown pass in
the first quarter and Emanuel Hassell on a 37-yard scoring pass to
cap an 83-yard drive with 2:56 left in the half.
But the Bulldogs would lead 24-14 at the break on Blake
Vandiver's 37-yard field goal as time expired.