PITTSBURGH -- Dillon Buechel passed for 141 yards and a touchdown as Duquesne held off St. Francis in a 21-10 win Saturday night.
Duquesne (5-3, 3-1 Northeast Conference) took advantage of two key turnovers -- an interception by linebacker Sam Martello that set up a 1-yard TD run by Ryan Ho and a fumble recovery in the fourth quarter by Zach Zidian to stall a St. Francis comeback effort.
St. Francis (3-5, 1-2) was held to 131 total yards but got a touchdown in the second quarter when defensive back Lorenzo Jerome intercepted a Buechel pass and ran it 60 yards for a score.
Lance Geesey also kicked a 20-yard field goal.
Western Kentucky commit Jared Nash launches this snap from the bleachers and successfully sinks it in the garbage can.
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher hopes quarterback Sean Maguire is ready to go full speed by the middle of June.
Graduate transfer quarterback Davis Webb has officially joined California, giving the Golden Bears an experienced option to replace No. 1 overall NFL draft pick Jared Goff.
First-year football coach Dino Babers, hired by former Syracuse AD Mark Coyle, is on the committee that will search for Coyle's replacement.
Hugh Freeze has some major holes to fill on offense with the departures of Laremy Tunsil and Laquon Treadwell, but there is Chady Kelly and good depth.
After transferring in from Montana State, Dakota Prukop has a checklist he's working from as he prepares to compete for the Oregon job.
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