Scores

Final

Dayton 7

(0-2, 0-2 away)

Duquesne 17

(1-1, 1-0 home)

12:10 PM ET, September 8, 2012

Arthur J. Rooney Athletic Field, Pittsburgh, PA

1 2 3 4 T
DAY 7 0 0 07
DUQ 3 0 0 1417

Top Performers

Passing: S. Patterson (DUQ) - 187 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: L. McCoy (DUQ) - 27 CAR, 124 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: G. Carter (DUQ) - 6 REC, 78 YDS, 1 TD

Duquesne 17, Dayton 7

Associated Press

PITTSBURG, Pa. -- Sean Patterson threw a touchdown in the fourth quarter and Larry McCoy rushed for another in Duquesne's 17-7 come from behind win against Dayton on Saturday in a Northeast Conference game.

Patterson, who threw for 187 yards on 18-of-26 passing, connected with Gianni Carter on an 18-yard strike to give the Dukes (1-1) a 10-7 lead.

On Duquesne's next possession, McCoy capped off a 9-play drive with a with a 7-yard touchdown to put the game away for good. The junior running back recorded 46 of the Duke's 80 yards on the drive.

McCoy, who averaged 125.6 yards per game last season, tallied his 20th 100-yard rushing game and needs 606 yards to become Duquesne's all-time leading rusher.

The win marked Duquesne's eighth straight win at home.

Dayton (0-2) has lost five of its last six matchups against Duquesne.

Will Bardo led Dayton with 232 yards passing.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
DAY
DUQ
1st Downs1820
Total Yards340345
Passing232187
Rushing108158
Penalties8-666-52
3rd Down Conversions5-175-14
4th Down Conversions1-30-0
Turnovers11
Possession30:1829:42

Passing Leaders

DaytonC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Bardo21/422325.501
DuquesneC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Patterson18/261877.211

Rushing Leaders

DaytonCARYDSAVGTDLG
Jacob17583.4011
Bardo15503.3118
DuquesneCARYDSAVGTDLG
McCoy271244.6112
Patterson14322.3022

Receiving Leaders

DaytonRECYDSAVGTDLG
Johnson79814.0035
Macis45914.8031
DuquesneRECYDSAVGTDLG
Carter67813.0133
Oduho44511.3023

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERDAYDUQ
FG06:01Charlie Leventry 26 Yd 03
TD02:10Will Bardo 2 Yd Run (Pat Sankovic Kick) 73
FOURTH QUARTERDAYDUQ
TD10:01Gianni Carter 18 Yd Pass From Sean Patterson (Charlie Leventry Kick) 710
TD03:03Larry McCoy 7 Yd Run (Charlie Leventry Kick) 717