Scores

Final

Iona 7

(3-6, 1-4 away)

Maine 55

(6-3, 4-1 home)

12:00 PM ET, November 1, 2008

Alfond Stadium (ME), Orono, ME

1 2 3 4 T
IONA 0 7 0 07
MAIN 14 21 13 755

Top Performers

Passing: M. Brusko (MAIN) - 141 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: P. Brown (MAIN) - 16 CAR, 136 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: T. Jones (MAIN) - 5 REC, 59 YDS

Maine 55, Iona 7

Associated Press

ORONO, Maine -- Pushaun Brown carried 16 times for 136 yards and a touchdown Saturday to help lead Maine to a 55-7 win over Iona.

Maine, (6-3), registering its fourth consecutive victory, picked up 375 rushing yards and overall outgained Iona (3-6) by 516-130.

Maine's Jared Turcotte netted 79 yards on eight carries with a touchdown.

Roosevelt Boone, who gained 56 yards on 13 attempts, and Jhamal Fluellen, who added 46 yards on 10 tries, each scored two touchdowns.

Quarterback Mike Brusko completed 11 of 14 passes for 141 yards and two scores for Maine.

Maine scored on seven of its first nine possessions to take a commanding 35-7 halftime lead.

Iona quarterback Warren Smith completed 19 of 31 passes for 122 yards, including a 25-yard TD toss to Nick Groth in the second quarter. He was intercepted twice.

Matt Pergolini led the Gaels' defense with a 12-tackle performance.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
IONA
MAIN
1st Downs1030
Total Yards130516
Passing122141
Rushing8375
Penalties9-566-55
3rd Down Conversions4-124-8
4th Down Conversions0-00-2
Turnovers41
Possession21:1438:46

Passing Leaders

IonaC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Smith19/311223.912
MaineC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Brusko11/1414110.120

Rushing Leaders

IonaCARYDSAVGTDLG
Washington6122.008
Tumbarello155.005
MaineCARYDSAVGTDLG
Brown161368.5126
Turcotte8799.9130

Receiving Leaders

IonaRECYDSAVGTDLG
Mastrino5316.2015
Groth33010.0125
MaineRECYDSAVGTDLG
Jones55911.8018
Fluellen13434.0134

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERIONAMAIN
TD10:56Michael Brusko 1 Yd Run (Jordan Waxman Kick) 07
TD04:43Pushaun Brown 3 Yd Run (Jordan Waxman Kick) 014
SECOND QUARTERIONAMAIN
TD13:41Jhamal Fluellen 34 Yd Pass From Michael Brusko (Jordan Waxman Kick) 021
TD12:21Jhamal Fluellen 2 Yd Run (Jordan Waxman Kick) 028
TD05:47Jared Turcotte 4 Yd Run (Jordan Waxman Kick) 035
TD03:51Nick Groth 25 Yd Pass From Warren Smith (Robert Woods Kick) 735
THIRD QUARTERIONAMAIN
TD08:13Landis Williams 18 Yd Pass From Michael Brusko (Pat Failed) 741
TD02:12Roosevelt Boone 1 Yd Run (Jordan Waxman Kick) 748
FOURTH QUARTERIONAMAIN
TD06:26Roosevelt Boone 1 Yd Run (Jordan Waxman Kick) 755