Scores

Final

E Kentucky 56

(2-2, 1-1 away)

Morehead State 24

(0-4, 0-2 home)

7:00 PM ET, September 21, 2013

Jayne Stadium, Morehead, KY

1 2 3 4 T
EKY 14 7 14 2156
MORE 7 7 3 724

Top Performers

Passing: J. McClain (EKY) - 250 YDS, 2 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: J. Jude (EKY) - 33 CAR, 195 YDS, 4 TD

Receiving: D. Borders (EKY) - 9 REC, 133 YDS, 2 TD

E. Kentucky defeats Morehead State, 56-24

Associated Press

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- J.J. Jude rushed for four touchdowns and Eastern Kentucky cemented a 56-24 victory over Morehead State Saturday night.

Jude put up the first 21 points for the Colonels (2-2), and ran for another touchdown in the fourth quarter, ending the night with 33 carries for 195 yards.

Devin Borders caught a pair of touchdown passes in the third quarter to give Eastern Kentucky some breathing room after Morehead State closed to within four points.

Austin Gahafer led the Eagles (0-4, 0-1 Pioneer) with 220 yards passing in a bright spot for Morehead State, which was outgained 345 yards to 37 in rushing. Gahafer was replaced by Logan Johnson at the start of the fourth quarter, who threw a quick touchdown pass to make the score 35-24.

Eastern Kentucky rolled out 606 yards in total offense with Jared McClain passing for a game-high 250 yards.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
EKY
MORE
1st Downs3123
Total Yards606349
Passing261312
Rushing34537
Penalties8-604-30
3rd Down Conversions7-146-16
4th Down Conversions3-43-3
Turnovers13
Possession32:1727:43

Passing Leaders

Eastern KentuckyC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
McClain17/262509.621
Morehead StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Gahafer27/422205.221

Rushing Leaders

Eastern KentuckyCARYDSAVGTDLG
Jude331955.9432
Watkins45814.5034
Morehead StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Bornhauser12121.0021
Harden3103.306

Receiving Leaders

Eastern KentuckyRECYDSAVGTDLG
Borders913314.8235
Glover47619.0033
Morehead StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Lewis9839.2132
Raymond77010.0115

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTEREKYMORE
TD07:52J.J. Jude 2 Yd Run (Andrew Lloyd Kick) 70
TD02:30J.J. Jude 5 Yd Run (Andrew Lloyd Kick) 140
TD00:44Kitaro Lewis 32 Yd Pass From Austin Gahafer (Luke Boyd Kick) 147
SECOND QUARTEREKYMORE
TD05:06J.J. Jude 11 Yd Run (Andrew Lloyd Kick) 217
TD01:17Rees Macshara 7 Yd Pass From Austin Gahafer (Luke Boyd Kick) 2114
THIRD QUARTEREKYMORE
FG10:23Luke Boyd 43 Yd 2117
TD05:33Devin Borders 5 Yd Pass From Jared McClain (Andrew Lloyd Kick) 2817
TD02:49Devin Borders 15 Yd Pass From Jared McClain (Andrew Lloyd Kick) 3517
FOURTH QUARTEREKYMORE
TD14:25Jake Raymond 14 Yd Pass From Logan Johnson (Luke Boyd Kick) 3524
TD10:59J.J. Jude 17 Yd Run (Andrew Lloyd Kick) 4224
TD03:01Thomas Owens 25 Yd Run (Andrew Lloyd Kick) 4924
TD00:57Jared Sanders 7 Yd Run (Luke Pray Kick) 5624