Each team scored 20 fourth-quarter points.
For Colgate (8-3, 6-0), which already clinched the Patriot League championship, McCord gained 141 yards and ran for three touchdowns. McCarney (12 of 20 passing, 212 yards) threw a 62-yard touchdown pass to Ryne Morrison to regain the lead for good, 21-16. McCarney also rushed for 178 yards and a touchdown.
For Fordham (6-5), Carlton Koonce carried 33 times for 232 yards and three touchdowns of 26, 6 and 37 yards. Quarterback Ryan Higgins completed 33 of 55 passes for 386 yards and two touchdowns, both to Brian Wetzel.
The second, a 19-yarder with 43 seconds left, pulled Fordham within 41-39. The PAT following McCord's last touchdown had been blocked. But Higgins' two-point conversion pass failed. Colgate recovered an onside kickoff to win its seventh straight.
After surviving the Les Miles telenovela, which landed LSU's big cigars at No. 5, we're left to ponder who can claim the Bottom 10 title.
ESPN senior college football writer Mark Schlabach explains why Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart is a good choice to replace Mark Richt as the coach at Georgia.
1H (0:36) PITT Michael Young made Dunk. Assisted by James Robinson.
1H (1:44) PITT James Robinson made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Sterling Smith.
Alabama Crimson Tide defensive coordinator Kirby Smart is expected to be named the new head coach at Georgia, sources confirmed to ESPN's Mark Schlabach.