Scores

Final

Holy Cross 35

(1-5, 1-1 Patriot)

Colgate 51

(3-3, 1-0 Patriot)

1:00 PM ET, October 13, 2012

Andy Kerr Stadium, HAMILTON, NY

1 2 3 4 T
HC 7 13 7 835
COLG 13 10 14 1451

Top Performers

Passing: S. Elder (HC) - 313 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: J. McCord (COLG) - 34 CAR, 181 YDS, 4 TD

Receiving: G. Mistretta (HC) - 8 REC, 166 YDS, 2 TD

Colgate 51, Holy Cross 35

Associated Press

HAMILTON, N.Y. -- Gavin McCarney passed for two touchdowns and ran for a third, and Jordan McCord scored four times to lead Colgate to a 51-35 victory over Holy Cross on Saturday in Patriot League play.

The Raiders (3-3, 1-0) amassed 604 yards of total offense. McCarney accounted for 352 himself, rushing for 166 yards and a 51-yard touchdown for the game's first score. He also passed for 186 yards and two more touchdowns.

McCord, meanwhile, carried 34 times for 181 yards. His touchdowns, all short yardage, came on runs of 3, 3, 7 and 8 yards.

For Holy Cross (1-5, 1-1), quarterback Steven Elder excelled in a losing effort. He completed 24 of 39 passes for 313 yards and two touchdowns. Both went to Gerald Mistretta, who had eight receptions for 166 yards and two touchdowns, including a 63-yarder for the Crusaders' first score. Elder also ran for two touchdowns.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
HC
COLG
1st Downs2331
Total Yards428604
Passing313197
Rushing115407
Penalties4-455-62
3rd Down Conversions8-145-8
4th Down Conversions0-21-1
Turnovers01
Possession25:1734:43

Passing Leaders

Holy CrossC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Elder24/393138.020
ColgateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
McCarney10/1316612.810

Rushing Leaders

Holy CrossCARYDSAVGTDLG
Houghton13604.6113
Elder15422.8212
ColgateCARYDSAVGTDLG
McCarney1218615.5251
McCord341815.3414

Receiving Leaders

Holy CrossRECYDSAVGTDLG
Mistretta816620.8263
Fess1010010.0015
ColgateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Cason28542.5045
Looney44912.3117

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERHCCOLG
TD13:04Gavin McCarney 51 Yd Run (Andrew Burgess Kick) 07
TD11:50Gerald Mistretta 63 Yd Pass From Steven Elder (John Macomber Kick) 77
TD08:59Jordan McCord 3 Yd Run (Pat Failed) 713
SECOND QUARTERHCCOLG
TD14:34Steven Elder 3 Yd Run (John Macomber Kick) 1413
FG10:25Andrew Burgess 36 Yd 1416
TD06:03Steven Elder 10 Yd Run (Pat Failed) 2016
TD01:35Gavin McCarney 4 Yd Run (Andrew Burgess Kick) 2023
THIRD QUARTERHCCOLG
TD09:53Jordan McCord 3 Yd Run (Andrew Burgess Kick) 2030
TD04:59Eddie Houghton 1 Yd Run (John Macomber Kick) 2730
TD00:24Jordan McCord 7 Yd Run (Andrew Burgess Kick) 2737
FOURTH QUARTERHCCOLG
TD11:45Chris Looney 14 Yd Pass From Gavin McCarney (Andrew Burgess Kick) 2744
TD07:03Jordan McCord 8 Yd Run (Andrew Burgess Kick) 2751
TD03:22Gerald Mistretta 16 Yd Pass From Steven Elder (Steven Elder Pass To Alex Schneider For Two-Point Conversion) 3551