Iona 24, Stonehill 7

9/30/2006 - Iona Gaels

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) -- Dustin Croick threw two touchdown
passes, including a 70-yarder to Greg Asplint, to lead Iona to a
24-7 win over Stonehill on Saturday.

Croick completed 12-of-20 passes for 229 yards with no
interceptions for the Gaels (1-4). Asplint finished with five
catches for 117 yards.

Asplint's TD catch at 2:36 of the second quarter gave Iona a 7-0

Croick followed with his 70-yard pass to Asplint to increase the
lead to 14-0. The Gaels increased their lead to 21-0 on a 25-yard
TD pass from Croick to Juan Chambra at 3:30 of the third.

The Skyhawks (0-5) managed only 105 total yards; Iona finished
with 428 yards.

After a 26-yard field goal by Chris Lofrese made it 24-0,
Stonehill scored on J.J. Niamkey's 90-yard kickoff return at 11:48
of the final quarter.