ITHACA, N.Y. -- Jeff Mathews threw for 285 yards and three touchdowns as Cornell overcame an early deficit to rout Bucknell 45-13 in its non-conference season opener at home Saturday.
Cornell pulled ahead in the third quarter on Mathews' 14-yard strike to Luke Hagy.
Shapiro finished with 113 yards receiving on five catches.
CJ Williams ran for 148 yards on 30 carries for Bucknell (1-1, Patriot League).
Brandon Wesley went 7-for-16 with 118 yards and an interception.
The Cornell victory was the first for David Archer, 30, the youngest head coach in Division I Football.