PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Joe DiGiacomo threw two touchdown passes
and ran for one to lift Brown to a 28-7 win over Cornell on
Brown (2-4, 1-2 Ivy League) opened the scoring on its first
possession when DiGiacomo found Colin Cloherty on a 51-yard
touchdown pass with 8:51 remaining in the first quarter.
DiGiacomo completed 17 of 27 passes for 183 yards.
Brown went ahead to stay when Cloherty grabbed his second
scoring pass of the day, a 13-yard reception from DiGiacomo with
10:04 left in the third. Cloherty finished with six catches for 94
yards. Dereck Knight paced the Bears with 96 rushing yards on 11
DiGiacomo capped a 10-play 53-yard drive in the fourth quarter
when he plunged over from three yards out, giving Brown a 21-7
The Bears added a late touchdown linebacker when James Tull
recovered a fumble in the end zone.
Brown's defense, led by linebacker Zak DeOssie's 14 tackles,
held Cornell to 193 yards of total offense. The Big Red entered the
game averaging 382 yards per game on offense.
South Carolina's loss to The Citadel, coupled with Georgia and Florida struggling in tight victories, was an embarrassment for the conference.
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Ryan Graham pass complete to Juwan Brescacin for a loss of 4 yards to the NoIll 17
Riley Neal pass complete to Chris Shillings for 7 yds for a TD
Chase Herbstreit finishes up the regular season going with Ohio State to knock off Michigan, which doesn't come as a shock to the family.
Oklahoma is projected to be in the College Football Playoff after the release of the CFP rankings, while West Virginia joined the bowl-eligible crowd.