Fordham 14

(2-8, 0-5 Patriot)

Lehigh 45

(6-4, 5-0 Patriot)

12:30 PM ET, November 11, 2006

Goodman Stadium, Bethlehem, PA

1 2 3 4 T
FOR 7 0 0 714
LEH 14 10 14 745

Top Performers

Passing: S. Threatt (LEH) - 149 YDS, 3 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: M. Thompson (LEH) - 16 CAR, 105 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: F. Trovato (LEH) - 3 REC, 38 YDS, 1 TD

Lehigh 45, Fordham 14

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) -- Sedale Threatt threw three touchdown passes and Marques Thompson scored three times as Lehigh topped Fordham 45-14 on Saturday.

Threatt threw for 149 yards on 9-for-14 passing and tossed touchdown passes to Greg Fay, Thompson and Frank Trovato. Thompson rushed 16 times for 105 yards to lead a balanced offensive attack for Lehigh (6-4, 5-0 Patriot League).

The Mountain Hawks fell behind 7-0 following an 80-yard drive by Fordham (2-8, 0-5) on the game's opening drive, but scored the next 45 points before the Rams got a late touchdown with 1:13 left.

John Skelton threw for 143 yards and a touchdown and Henry Kirlew rushed for 67 yards and a touchdown for the Rams.

Thompson scored on a 5-yard run and Threatt tossed a 2-yard scoring pass to Fay in the first. Jason Leo kick a field goal and Thompson caught Threatt's second touchdown pass -- a 26-yarder -- with 5:48 left in the second to make it 24-7 at halftime.

Thompson added a 7-yard run and Threatt hooked up with Trovato for an 18-yard score in the third. Josh Pastore added a touchdown on a 3-yard run to make it 45-7.

Lehigh outgained Fordham 399 yards to 287.