Rowan University football quarterback Louie Bianchini passed for three touchdowns and ran for another as the Profs blanked visiting Morrisville State 47-0 in a New Jersey Athletic Conference football game on Saturday in Glassboro.
Rowan running back Keith Corcoran (St. Joseph) rushed for 54 yards on eight carries and scored the Profs’ second touchdown on a 5-yard run midway through the first quarter.
Rowan improved to 6-2 overall and 5-1 in the conference. Morrisville is 1-7, with an NJAC mark of 1-5.
Profs cornerback Steve Fortune (Bridgeton) and teammate Anthony Townsend each led the team with eight tackles. Fortune also forced a fumble. Rowan linebacker Patrick Ruley (Atlantic City) intercepted two passes, and cornerback Mookie Holland (Millville) had one interception. Defensive end Josh Popper (Holy Spirit) had five tackles, and a sack. Rowan strong safety Casey Dillon (Mainland Regional) had six tackles. Defensive back Bobby Barbieri (Hammonton) and linebacker Bobby Reilly (Absegami) each had three tackles.
Towson 49, Villanova 35: In Villanova, Pa., Grant Enders passed for four touchdowns and rushed for another and Terrance West had two rushing TDs and one receiving score to help Towson outlast Villanova.
The game was tied at 35 when West’s 4-yard TD capped a 74-yard drive with 7:39 left in the third quarter.
Enders added a 40-yard romp with 2:32 remaining to seal the victory for the Tigers (4-4, 3-2 Colonial Athletic Association).
For the Wildcats (6-3, 4-2), John Robertson also threw for four touchdowns on 17-of-23 passing for 216 yards and ran for a 5-yard score.
Villanova’s Kevin Monangai added 103 yards rushing and caught two touchdown passes.
Cornell 37, Princeton 35: In Ithaca, N.Y., Jeff Mathews threw for 525 yards and four touchdowns, and John Wells kicked a 23-yard field goal with 50 seconds left to lead Cornell over Princeton.
Cornell (4-3, 2-2 Ivy League) pulled ahead 34-28 on Silas Nocita’s 2-yard run, but Wells missed the extra-point attempt.
Quinn Epperly’s touchdown pass gave the Tigers (4-3, 3-1) a 35-34 lead with 8:49 left in the fourth quarter. The Tigers were trying to run out the clock when Cornell’s Brian Gee forced Dre Nelson’s fumble, recovered by Tre’ Minor.
Princeton coach Bob Surace is a Millville graduate.
Penn 20, Brown, 17: In Philadelphia, Billy Ragone threw for two touchdowns and Connor Loftus converted two fourth-quarter field goals to help Penn rally and beat Brown in Ivy League play.
Brown (4-3, 1-3) led 17-14 after Cody Taulbee ran one in from 1 yard out with 3:37 left to play. However, Dexter Davis returned the ensuing kickoff 46 yards and Ragone completed two passes for 15 yards, then ran for another 6 to set up Loftus’ game-tying field goal. Ragone finished with 165 passing yards and 46 rushing yards.
Monmouth 28, Duquesne 27: In Pittsburgh, Julian Hayes rushed for 158 yards and two touchdowns to help Monmouth beat Duquesne.
Monmouth (4-4, 3-2 Northeast Conference) went ahead 14-0 after Hayes’ 10-yard touchdown run, but Duquesne cut the lead to 14-7. Following Duquesne’s turnover on downs late in the second quarter, Kyle Frazier connected with Neal Sterling for an 8-yard touchdown giving the Hawks a 21-7 lead at halftime.