Scores

Final

Pennsylvania 21

(0-2, 0-1 away)

Villanova 30

(1-3, 0-1 CAA)

7:00 PM ET, September 24, 2011

Franklin Field, Philadelphia, PA

1 2 3 4 T
PENN 7 7 0 721
VILL 3 10 10 730

Top Performers

Passing: B. Ragone (PENN) - 250 YDS, 1 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: B. Colavita (PENN) - 19 CAR, 92 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: D. Wells (VILL) - 5 REC, 70 YDS, 1 TD

Villanova 30, Penn 21

Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- Ronnie Akins returned an interception 26 yards with 12 seconds left to seal Villanova's 30-21 win over Pennsylvania on Saturday night.

It was the second interception returned for a touchdown by the Wildcats (1-3), who defeated the Quakers (0-2) for the 11th straight time.

Jimmy Pitts returned a pick 26 yards with 2 minutes left in the third period for a 23-14 Wildcats' advantage.

Dorian Wells had Villanova's other touchdown on a 54-yard pass from Christian Culicerto. Mark Hamilton had three field goals for the Wildcats to extend his streak to nine straight, including a career-long 42-yarder with 3:08 left in the first quarter.

Culicerto was 12 of 20 for 139 yards and had for 43 more on 10 carries.

Pennsylvania was led by Brandon Colavita with 92 yards and a TD on 19 carries. Ragone was 15 of 26 for 250 yards, a TD and two interceptions for Pennsylvania.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PENN
VILL
1st Downs1714
Total Yards377263
Passing250139
Rushing127124
Penalties2-207-49
3rd Down Conversions6-136-15
4th Down Conversions0-10-0
Turnovers31
Possession26:2233:38

Passing Leaders

PennsylvaniaC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Ragone15/262509.612
VillanovaC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Culicerto12/201397.011

Rushing Leaders

PennsylvaniaCARYDSAVGTDLG
Colavita19924.8144
Ragone9323.6011
VillanovaCARYDSAVGTDLG
Monangai12544.5011
Doss15513.4011

Receiving Leaders

PennsylvaniaRECYDSAVGTDLG
Eggleston38729.0040
Mitchell36722.3031
VillanovaRECYDSAVGTDLG
Wells57014.0154
Reynolds44912.3019

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERPENNVILL
TD06:57Brandon Colavita 1 Yd Run (Connor Loftus Kick) 70
FG03:08Mark Hamilton 42 Yd 73
SECOND QUARTERPENNVILL
TD14:06Dorian Wells 54 Yd Pass From Christian Culicerto (Mark Hamilton Kick) 710
TD08:51Jeff Jack 8 Yd Run (Connor Loftus Kick) 1410
FG02:03Mark Hamilton 19 Yd 1413
THIRD QUARTERPENNVILL
FG05:59Mark Hamilton 31 Yd 1416
TD02:00James Pitts 26 Yd Interception Return (Mark Hamilton Kick) 1423
FOURTH QUARTERPENNVILL
TD10:01Ryan Calvert 10 Yd Pass From Billy Ragone (Connor Loftus Kick) 2123
TD00:12Ronnie Akins 26 Yd Interception Return (Mark Hamilton Kick) 2130