Scores

Final/OT

Stonehill 34

Iona 35

(3-2, 2-1 home)

1:00 PM ET, October 4, 2008

1 2 3 4 OT T
SBI 14 0 3 11 634
IONA 7 7 7 7 735

Top Performers

Passing: N. Rossetti (IONA) - 253 YDS, 4 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: N. Rossetti (IONA) - 12 CAR, 66 YDS

Receiving: T. Mastrino (BRY) - 7 REC, 79 YDS, 1 TD

Iona 35, Stonehill 34, OT

Associated Press

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Nick Rossetti threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to Jeffrey Miller in overtime and Robert Woods kicked the decisive extra point to give Iona a 35-34 victory over Stonehill on Saturday.

Jeff Payne's 3-yard touchdown run in the first overtime possession gave Stonehill (1-4, 0-3 Northeast Conference) a lead but Brendan Gorey hooked the extra point wide.

Gorey also had a blocked field goal that was returned 80 yards for a touchdown by Desmond Hinds to give Iona (3-2) a 21-17 lead in the third quarter.

Rossetti finished 26-for-39 for 253 yards and four touchdowns, including an 11-yarder to David Nelson with 2:37 left . He added 66 yards on 12 carries.

Cruz Parsons threw for 312 yards and two touchdowns for Stonehill.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SBI
IONA
1st Downs2318
Total Yards460373
Passing312253
Rushing148120
Penalties7-657-49
3rd Down Conversions7-1710-18
4th Down Conversions0-00-0
Turnovers11
Possession32:4027:20

Passing Leaders

StonehillC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Parsons23/403127.821
IonaC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Rossetti26/392536.541

Rushing Leaders

StonehillCARYDSAVGTDLG
Payne16654.1212
Vachon9424.7013
IonaCARYDSAVGTDLG
Rossetti12665.5015
Nass16432.706

Receiving Leaders

StonehillRECYDSAVGTDLG
Pringle1010110.1018
Wright27236.0068
IonaRECYDSAVGTDLG
Mastrino77911.3140
Groth45012.5120

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERSBIIONA
SBITD11:34Eddie Vachon 30 Yd Pass From Cruz Parsons (Brendan Gorey Kick) 70
SBITD04:51Jon Kaloyanides 12 Yd Pass From Cruz Parsons (Brendan Gorey Kick) 140
TD00:08Nick Groth 10 Yd Pass From Nick Rossetti (Robert Woods Kick) 147
SECOND QUARTERSBIIONA
TD00:47Tim Mastrino 40 Yd Pass From Nick Rossetti (Robert Woods Kick) 1414
THIRD QUARTERSBIIONA
SBIFG06:42Brendan Gorey 39 Yd 1714
TD01:36Desmond Hinds 80 Yd Return Of Attempted Field Goal (Robert Woods Kick) 1721
FOURTH QUARTERSBIIONA
SBIFG14:17Brendan Gorey 24 Yd 2021
SBITD05:52Jeffery Payne 12 Yd Run (Jeffery Payne Run For Two-Point Conversion) 2821
TD02:37David Nelson 11 Yd Pass From Nick Rossetti (Robert Woods Kick) 2828
OVERTIMESBIIONA
SBITDJeffery Payne 3 Yd Run (Pat Failed) 3428
TDJeffrey Miller 22 Yd Pass From Nick Rossetti (Robert Woods Kick) 3435