Scores

Final

New Hampshire 31

(6-4, 4-3 CAA)

Villanova 24

(6-4, 4-3 CAA)

12:00 PM ET, November 13, 2010

Villanova Stadium, Philadelphia, PA

1 2 3 4 T
UNH 10 14 7 031
VILL 0 17 0 724

Top Performers

Passing: R. Toman (UNH) - 158 YDS, 2 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: D. Peters (UNH) - 12 CAR, 157 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: J. Orlando (UNH) - 3 REC, 92 YDS, 1 TD

New Hampshire 31, Villanova 24

Associated Press

VILLANOVA, Pa. -- Brian McNally forced a fumble in the final minute to prevent the tying score as New Hampshire held on to defeat Villanova 31-24 on Saturday in Colonial Athletic Association play.

Villanova trailed 31-24 with 1:13 left and marched 75 yards before quarterback Chris Whitney was sacked and fumbled on second-and-goal from the New Hampshire 5-yard line. Cody Muller recovered the ball for New Hampshire to seal the victory.

New Hampshire (6-4, 4-3) took a 31-17 lead with 5:08 remaining in the third quarter on a 6-yard touchdown pass from R.J. Toman to Terrance Fox.

Whitney scored on a 2-yard run early in the fourth to pull the Wildcats (6-4, 4-3) to within seven points, 31-24.

Dontra Peters rushed 12 times for 157 yards, including a 51-yard touchdown in the opening quarter.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UNH
VILL
1st Downs1532
Total Yards368450
Passing158192
Rushing210258
Penalties8-809-76
3rd Down Conversions5-115-15
4th Down Conversions0-02-4
Turnovers13
Possession21:5538:05

Passing Leaders

New HampshireC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Toman11/221587.221
VillanovaC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Whitney16/361925.300

Rushing Leaders

New HampshireCARYDSAVGTDLG
Peters1215713.1151
Jellison8313.9012
VillanovaCARYDSAVGTDLG
Whitney24883.7217
Ball19824.3015

Receiving Leaders

New HampshireRECYDSAVGTDLG
Orlando39230.7156
Fox55611.2121
VillanovaRECYDSAVGTDLG
Wells57815.6021
White66711.2015

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERUNHVILL
TD10:49Dontra Peters 51 Yd Run (A.J. Delago Kick) 70
FG09:09A.J. DeLago 22 Yd 100
SECOND QUARTERUNHVILL
TD10:40Angelo Babbaro 10 Yd Run (Mark Hamilton Kick) 107
TD08:54R.J. Toman 10 Yd Run (A.J. Delago Kick) 177
FG05:53Mark Hamilton 29 Yd 1710
TD05:32Joey Orlando 56 Yd Pass From R.J. Toman (A.J. Delago Kick) 2410
TD03:25Chris Whitney 5 Yd Run (Mark Hamilton Kick) 2417
THIRD QUARTERUNHVILL
TD05:08Terrance Fox 6 Yd Pass From R.J. Toman (A.J. Delago Kick) 3117
FOURTH QUARTERUNHVILL
TD14:50Chris Whitney 2 Yd Run (Mark Hamilton Kick) 3124