NEW BRITAIN, Conn. -- Aubrey Norris threw a 69-yard touchdown pass to Josue Paul with 2:23 remaining, capping 20 fourth-quarter points for Central Connecticut State, as the Blue Devils rallied to beat Monmouth (N.J.) on Saturday.
The Blue Devils (8-2, 6-1 Northeast Conference) clinched their conference title with the win and Wagner's loss today.
Trailing 19-0 going into the fourth quarter, Eric Richardson scored from 6 yards out on his only carry of the game to get the Blue Devils within 19-7.
Norris took over from there.
The Central Connecticut quarterback scored on a 4-yard run to pull within 19-13 with 3:12 to go, and then threw the game-winning TD pass less than a minute later.
Norris was 10-for-19 with 158 yards and also rushed for 39 yards for the Blue Devils. Paul finished with 131 yards receiving.
David Sinisi rushed for 201 yards and three TDs for Monmouth (5-5, 4-3).
Cole Murphy 49 yd FG GOOD
Jeff Smith pass intercepted Cordell Hudson return for 22 yds to the BC 34
J. Thomas pass,to R. Jeune for 13 yds,R. Jeune fumbled, forced by L. Carter, recovered by Geo J. DeLoach
Justin Thomas pass complete to Ricky Jeune for 13 yds Ricky Jeune fumbled, forced by Lorenzo Carter, recovered by Geo James DeLoach
Illinois' decision to keep Bill Cubit for two more seasons isn't really much of a decision at all. It's more like kicking the can down the road.
Memphis QB Paxton Lynch ties an FBS record with seven touchdown passes in a half, and doing so on only nine completions.
Miles Butler 20 yd FG GOOD
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