Freshman quarterback Chas Dodd threw a 52-yard touchdown pass to Mark Harrison to tie it with 3:53 to play, and set up Te’s winning field goal with a 45-yard pass to Jeremy Deering.
Dodd, making his first start in place of the injured Tom Savage, completed 18 of 29 passes for 322 yards, including a 46-yard scoring pass to Deering. Rutgers (3-2, 1-0 Big East) snapped a two-game losing streak.
Jordan Todman ran for 123 yards and a TD, and Nick Williams scored on a 100-yard kickoff return for UConn (3-3, 0-1).
threw three touchdown passes in the second half, giving him five for the game, and No. 22 Oklahoma State trounced host Louisiana-Lafayette, 54-28, after trailing by 4 at halftime. Kendall Hunter’s
2-yard scoring run gave the Cowboys (5-0) a 24-21 lead early in the third quarter. Weeden finished 29 of 47 for 351 yards, and Justin Blackmon
caught 13 passes for 190 yards and two TDs, covering 11 and 37 yards . . . A University of New Hampshire football player accused of raping a woman at a party remained in jail yesterday after a judge declined to release him on personal recognizance. JeRome Wilkins
, 19, was arrested Thursday and charged with aggravated felonious sexual assault. His lawyer, Andrew Cotrupi
, said the incident consisted of consensual sex between two highly intoxicated individuals, and his client, a sophomore defensive back, has no criminal record and has never faced any disciplinary act at the university. Wilkins, who attended Avon Old Farms in Connecticut, was suspended from the team.
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