Scores

Final

Citadel 7

(2-7, 1-5 Southern)

Elon 24

(3-7, 2-5 CAA)

2:00 PM ET, November 13, 2004

Rhodes Stadium, Elon, NC

1 2 3 4 T
CIT 0 0 7 07
ELON 0 7 10 724

Top Performers

Passing: K. Hamilton (ELON) - 183 YDS, 3 TD

Rushing: D. Lawson (CIT) - 13 CAR, 85 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: M. Mayers (ELON) - 4 REC, 130 YDS, 1 TD

Elon University 24, The Citadel 7

ELON, N.C. (AP) -- Kye Hamilton passed for 183 yards and three touchdowns to lead Elon to a 24-7 win over The Citadel on Saturday.

Elon (3-7, 2-5 Southern Conference) opened the scoring with 5:59 left in the first half as Anthony Crews scored on a 14-yard completion of a Hamilton pass.

The two connected again on a 13-yard TD pass with 12:58 left in the game, for the final 24-7 score.

Hamilton also connected with Michael Mayers for a 65-yard completion at 13:32 of the third quarter to give Elon a 14-0 lead. William Rawls added a 37-yard field goal at 3:19 to spread it to 17-0.

Duran Lawson scored the only touchdown for The Citadel (2-7, 1-5) on a 19-yard run with 1:28 left in the third to make it 17-7.

Hamilton completed nine of 15 passes for The Phoenix's net total of 183 yards, with half the yardage converted to touchdowns. Mayers led receivers with four catches for a total of 130 yards and one touchdown.

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