Scores

Final

New Hampshire 33

(6-1, 3-1 CAA)

Northeastern 21

(2-5, 1-2 null)

12:00 PM ET, October 18, 2008

1 2 3 4 T
UNH 3 3 13 1433
NE 7 14 0 021

Top Performers

Passing: R. Toman (UNH) - 277 YDS, 3 TD

Rushing: A. Broomfield (NE) - 19 CAR, 72 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: T. Fox (UNH) - 8 REC, 103 YDS, 1 TD

New Hampshire 33, Northeastern 21

Associated Press

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.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UNH
NE
1st Downs2221
Total Yards390310
Passing277236
Rushing11374
Penalties8-673-42
3rd Down Conversions7-129-18
4th Down Conversions0-01-3
Turnovers11
Possession25:2334:37

Passing Leaders

New HampshireC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Toman25/362777.730
NortheasternC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Orio28/412365.810

Rushing Leaders

New HampshireCARYDSAVGTDLG
Simpson11403.6110
Boyle4297.308
NortheasternCARYDSAVGTDLG
Broomfield19723.8215
Griffin4123.009

Receiving Leaders

New HampshireRECYDSAVGTDLG
Fox810312.9131
Boyle57615.2122
NortheasternRECYDSAVGTDLG
Broomfield7679.6117
Gilmartin-Donohue6508.3017

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERUNHNE
TD12:10Alex Broomfield 1 Yd Run (Mat Johnson Kick) 07
FG06:59Tom Manning 35 Yd 37
SECOND QUARTERUNHNE
TD08:36Alex Broomfield 4 Yd Run (Mat Johnson Kick) 314
TD00:28Alex Broomfield 17 Yd Pass From Anthony Orio (Mat Johnson Kick) 321
FG00:00Tom Bishop 37 Yd 621
THIRD QUARTERUNHNE
TD14:28Terrance Fox 31 Yd Pass From R.J. Toman (Tom Bishop Kick) 1321
TD05:36Mike Boyle 14 Yd Pass From R.J. Toman (Two-Point Conversion Failed) 1921
FOURTH QUARTERUNHNE
TD13:47Scott Sicko 16 Yd Pass From R.J. Toman (Tom Bishop Kick) 2621
TD00:49Robert Simpson 2 Yd Run (Tom Bishop Kick) 3321