BOSTON -- R.J. Toman threw for 277 yards and three second half touchdowns to lead New Hampshire to a 33-21 win over Northeastern on Saturday.
Northeastern led 21-6 at halftime, but Toman threw scoring passes of 31, 14 and 16 yards to give New Hampshire the lead for good.
Terrance Fox added 103 yards receiving and a touchdown for New Hampshire (5-1, 2-1 Colonial Athletic Association).
Northeastern got 72 yards and two touchdowns on 19 carries from Alex Broomfield, who also caught seven passes for 67 yards and a touchdown. NU quarterback Anthony Orio was 28-of-41 for 236 yards and a touchdown.
Northeastern (2-5, 1-2) scored on its first possession, a seven-play, 64-yard drive that ended when Broomfield scored from 1 yard out. Broomfield added a 4-yard scoring run early in the second quarter. A 17-yard scoring pass from Orio to Broomfield gave Northeastern its halftime lead.
New Hampshire's first half scoring came on field goals of 35 and 37 yards by Tom Bishop.
New Hampshire's comeback started on a 31-yard touchdown pass from Toman to Fox. Toman hit Mike Boyle for a 14-yard touchdown in the third quarter to make it 21-19. New Hampshire took its first lead of the game on Scott Sicko's 16-yard touchdown reception from Toman early in the fourth quarter.
Robert Simpson scored from 2 yards out with under a minute remaining to seal the game for New Hampshire.