SAVANNAH, Ga. — Larry Brihm threw three touchdown passes and ran for one more, and Bethune-Cookman’s defense forced five turnovers to beat Savannah State 48-20 on Saturday night.
Knotted at 7 at the end of the first quarter, Brihm threw a 52-yard touchdown pass to Frank Brown. Thomas Finnie intercepted a Tino Smith pass on Savannah State’s next offensive play, and Brihm responded on first down with a 47-yard TD strike to Jhomo Gordon. Brihm ran for a 12-yard touchdown, and capped his scoring with a 17-yard touchdown pass to Jaime Wilson early in the third.
BCU outgained SSU 543 total yards to 202.
Team Stat Comparison
|3rd Down Conversions||7-16||2-12|
|4th Down Conversions||3-7||2-2|
|TD||5:05||Michael D. Jones 1 Yd Run (Haden Hoggarth Kick)||7||0|
|TD||0:00||Michael Knox 10 Yd Run (John Barron Kick)||7||7|
|TD||8:05||Frank Brown 52 Yd pass from Larry Brihm (Haden Hoggarth Kick)||14||7|
|TD||7:39||Jhomo Gordon 47 Yd pass from Larry Brihm (Haden Hoggarth Kick)||21||7|
|TD||2:16||Larry Brihm 12 Yd Run (Haden Hoggarth Kick)||28||7|
|TD||11:04||Jaime Wilson 17 Yd pass from Larry Brihm (Haden Hoggarth PAT failed)||34||7|
|TD||9:31||Danny Dillard 34 Yd Run (Haden Hoggarth Kick)||41||7|
|TD||14:21||Brett Maxie 1 Yd Run (Haden Hoggarth Kick)||48||7|
|TD||13:19||Cantrell Frazier 15 Yd pass from Michael Knox (John Barron Kick)||48||14|
|TD||0:16||Nicholas Bentley 1 Yd Run (Dakota Garcia PAT blocked)||48||20|