Scores

Final

Drake 23

(7-2, 5-1 Pioneer)

Marist 13

(3-6, 2-4 Pioneer)

12:00 PM ET, October 29, 2011

Tenney Stadium, Poughkeepsie, NY

1 2 3 4 T
DRAKE 7 10 0 623
MRST 0 0 0 1313

Top Performers

Passing: M. Piatkowski (DRAKE) - 253 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: P. Cashmore (DRAKE) - 28 CAR, 109 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: D. Blackmon (DRAKE) - 4 REC, 83 YDS, 1 TD

Drake 23, Marist 13

Associated Press

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Mike Piatkowski threw for two touchdowns, and Drake's defense held off Marist 23-13 on Saturday.

Piatkowski started the scoring on a 21-yard pass to Drew Blackmon, and then added a 22-yarder to Joey Orlando for a 14-0 lead midway through the second quarter.

The Bulldogs (7-2, 5-1 Pioneer League) went up 17-0 after a 32-yard field goal by Billy Janssen. Drake's defense did the rest, holding the Red Foxes (3-6, 2-4) to 255 yards of total offense.

The Bulldogs continued their dominance of the running game, holding Marist to 34 yards on the ground. Coming in, Drake led the Pioneer League in allowing just 82.3 yards rushing.

The Bulldogs' Tyler Moorehead had 4.5 tackles for a loss of 23 yards, including three sacks totaling 21 yards.

Patrick Cashmore rushed for 109 yards and a touchdown on 28 carries for Drake, which has won all three matchups against Marist.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
DRAKE
MRST
1st Downs1914
Total Yards356255
Passing253221
Rushing10334
Penalties3-214-30
3rd Down Conversions6-163-12
4th Down Conversions1-10-3
Turnovers04
Possession31:3228:28

Passing Leaders

DrakeC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Piatkowski18/302538.420
MaristC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Reilly20/372216.013

Rushing Leaders

DrakeCARYDSAVGTDLG
Cashmore281093.9119
Morse5122.407
MaristCARYDSAVGTDLG
McCoy8202.506
Lucas9192.1113

Receiving Leaders

DrakeRECYDSAVGTDLG
Blackmon48320.8135
Marshall5459.0012
MaristRECYDSAVGTDLG
Leneghan17979.0079
Calcagni7669.4118

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERDRAKEMRST
TD09:10Drew Blackmon 21 Yd Pass From Michael Piatkowski (Billy Janssen Kick) 70
SECOND QUARTERDRAKEMRST
TD06:04Joey Orlando 22 Yd Pass From Michael Piatkowski (Billy Janssen Kick) 140
FG02:06Billy Janssen 32 Yd 170
FOURTH QUARTERDRAKEMRST
TD12:15Anthony Calcagni 8 Yd Pass From Tommy Reilly (Jason Myers Kick) 177
TD07:05Atiq Lucas 1 Yd Run (Pat Blocked) 1713
TD02:13Patrick Cashmore 19 Yd Run (Two-Point Conversion Failed) 2313