Scores

Final

Cent Conn St 24

(1-2, 0-2 away)

Youngstown St 63

(2-1, 2-0 home)

6:00 PM ET, September 18, 2010

Stambaugh Stadium, Youngstown, OH

1 2 3 4 T
CCSU 7 7 3 724
YSU 7 28 7 2163

Top Performers

Passing: G. Jespersen (CCSU) - 180 YDS, 1 TD

Rushing: J. Cook (YSU) - 14 CAR, 179 YDS, 3 TD

Receiving: P. Borawski (CCSU) - 2 REC, 71 YDS

Youngstown St. 63, Cent. Connecticut St. 24

Associated Press

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio, -- Jermaine Cook had a career-high 179 yards rushing and three touchdowns in Youngstown State's 63-24 win over Central Connecticut State on Saturday.

The 63 points scored matched a school record set against Alcorn State on Nov. 25, 1994.

Cook started the scoring on a 45-yard run with 13:22 left in the first quarter. The sophomore then topped that career high on a 52-yard touchdown nine seconds into the second quarter. Cook would add one more long touchdown run, going 23 yards to put Youngstown State ahead 42-17 late in the third quarter.

The Penguins (2-1) finished with 513 yards of total offense, 322 on the ground. Adaris Bellamy and Jordan Thompson added two more rushing touchdowns each for Youngstown State.

Everette Benjamin finished with 85 yards on 14 carries for the Blue Devils (1-2) in the first meeting between the teams.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CCSU
YSU
1st Downs1923
Total Yards358513
Passing184191
Rushing174322
Penalties8-686-65
3rd Down Conversions9-166-10
4th Down Conversions0-01-1
Turnovers11
Possession31:2628:34

Passing Leaders

Central Connecticut StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Jespersen16/261806.910
Youngstown StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Hess15/201919.601

Rushing Leaders

Central Connecticut StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Benjamin14856.1011
Jespersen15684.5120
Youngstown StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Cook1417912.8352
Jones55811.6136

Receiving Leaders

Central Connecticut StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Borawski27135.5056
Baker45614.0047
Youngstown StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Ducatel24120.5031
Rogers13636.0036

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERCCSUYSU
TD13:22Jamaine Cook 45 Yd Run (Stephen Blose Kick) 07
TD01:29Gunnar Jespersen 2 Yd Run (Joe Izzo Kick) 77
SECOND QUARTERCCSUYSU
TD14:51Jamaine Cook 52 Yd Run (Stephen Blose Kick) 714
TD14:19Nate Pagan 16 Yd Run (Joe Izzo Kick) 1414
TD13:42Adaris Bellamy 18 Yd Run (Stephen Blose Kick) 1421
TD05:06Jordan Thompson 1 Yd Run (Stephen Blose Kick) 1428
TD00:40Jordan Thompson 1 Yd Run (Stephen Blose Kick) 1435
THIRD QUARTERCCSUYSU
FG08:53Joe Izzo 37 Yd 1735
TD05:48Jamaine Cook 23 Yd Run (Stephen Blose Kick) 1742
FOURTH QUARTERCCSUYSU
TD14:36Adaris Bellamy 4 Yd Run (Stephen Blose Kick) 1749
TD09:24Dennis Spadaro 2 Yd Pass From Gunnar Jespersen (Joe Izzo Kick) 2449
TD02:32Allen Jones 7 Yd Run (Stephen Blose Kick) 2456
TD02:15Jaimie Frasure 20 Yd Fumble Return (Stephen Blose Kick) 2463