Scores

Final

Holy Cross 30

(1-9, 1-3 Patriot)

Wagner 31

(7-3, 6-1 NEC)

1:00 PM ET, November 10, 2012

HAMELINE FIELD, STATEN ISLAND, NY

1 2 3 4 T
HC 3 7 17 330
WAG 7 7 3 1431

Top Performers

Passing: N. Doscher (WAG) - 140 YDS, 3 TD

Rushing: D. Williams (WAG) - 23 CAR, 177 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: M. Fess (HC) - 6 REC, 101 YDS

Wagner 31, Holy Cross 30

Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Nick Doscher found Cody Morgan for a touchdown with 18 seconds left to lift Wagner past Holy Cross 31-30 Saturday.

Wagner (7-3) took a 14-3 lead when Dominique Williams rushed 5-yards for the score. Williams finished with 173 yards on 22 carries.

Eddie Houghton answered for Holy Cross (1-9), running it in from 3 yards out with 36 seconds left in the first half. Wagner led at halftime 14-10.

Steven Elder found Gerald Mistretta for two 4-yard touchdowns, helping Holy Cross start the second half on a 21-0 run, building a 27-14 lead.

With Wagner trailing 30-17 in the fourth quarter, Doscher took over. Doscher found Williams for a 10-yard touchdown with 7:09 remaining, cutting the lead to 30-24.

On Holy Cross' next possession, Jarrett Dieudonne forced Steven Elder to fumble, setting up the winning drive.

Doscher completed the comeback finding Morgan for the 4-yard touchdown and the win.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
HC
WAG
1st Downs2724
Total Yards446404
Passing257140
Rushing189264
Penalties5-5910-75
3rd Down Conversions10-157-14
4th Down Conversions0-03-3
Turnovers11
Possession27:0432:56

Passing Leaders

Holy CrossC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Elder16/252349.410
WagnerC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Doscher17/311404.530

Rushing Leaders

Holy CrossCARYDSAVGTDLG
Houghton23924.0112
Elder7314.4011
WagnerCARYDSAVGTDLG
Williams231777.7138
Doscher13685.2013

Receiving Leaders

Holy CrossRECYDSAVGTDLG
Fess610116.8055
Mistretta55010.0119
WagnerRECYDSAVGTDLG
Williams5479.4113
Crawford44010.0016

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERHCWAG
TD11:01Anthony Carrington 9 Yd Pass From Nick Doscher (David Lopez Kick) 07
FG05:08John Macomber 20 Yd 37
SECOND QUARTERHCWAG
TD03:48Dominique Williams 5 Yd Run (David Lopez Kick) 314
TD00:36Eddie Houghton 3 Yd Run (John Macomber Kick) 1014
THIRD QUARTERHCWAG
TD12:02Gerald Mistretta 4 Yd Pass From Steven Elder (John Macomber Kick) 1714
TD09:10Matt Bellomo 12 Yd Run (John Macomber Kick) 2414
FG07:29John Macomber 27 Yd 2714
FG02:38David Lopez 33 Yd 2717
FOURTH QUARTERHCWAG
FG12:46John Macomber 22 Yd 3017
TD07:09Dominique Williams 10 Yd Pass From Nick Doscher (David Lopez Kick) 3024
TD00:18Cody Morgan 4 Yd Pass From Nick Doscher (David Lopez Kick) 3031