BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Keith Sherman rushed for 157 yards and two touchdowns to lead Lehigh over Georgetown 45-24 in a Patriot League showdown on Saturday.
Lehigh (6-1, 1-0) also benefited from three rushing touchdowns by Sean Farrell and 299 passing yards and a touchdown by Brandon Bialkowski. Lehigh rolled up 532 total yards on Georgetown (1-6, 0-1) on the day. The win was Lehigh's 13th straight victory over the Hoyas.
The Mountain Hawks jumped out early on first quarter touchdown runs by Farrell and Sherman and built a 38-3 halftime lead, scoring on six of their seven first-half possessions, including a 4-yard touchdown from Bialkowski to Derek Gaul with 26 seconds remaining before halftime.
Romello Ross scored four touchdowns and Central Michigan beat Eastern Michigan 35-28 on Friday.
Marquis Young run for 15 yds to the Buff 26 Marquis Young fumbled, forced by Ryan Williamson, recovered by Buff Boise Ross
Adam Mitcheson 22 yd FG GOOD
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Drew Brown 39 yd FG GOOD
Blake Frohnapfel pass intercepted Brandon Berry return for 13 yds to the UMass 27