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Turnovers help Elon beat Fayetteville State 26-3

ELON, N.C. -- John Gallagher kicked four field goals and Elon capitalized on two interceptions and a fumble to beat Division II member Fayetteville State 26-3 on Saturday.

Jack Williams intercepted a second-quarter pass by Fayetteville State's DeMarius Davis, setting up a 38-yard field goal by Gallagher. Maclom Galloway picked off another pass by Davis, which led to a 43-yard Gallagher field goal and Elon's 13-3 halftime lead.

Daniel Thompson hit Jeremiah Bridges on a 17-yard scoring pass on the opening drive of the second half, and then Matt Baker recovered a fumble by Davis, leading to a 44-yard field goal by Gallagher. Gallagher added a 29-yard field goal with six minutes left.

Brandon Gentry scored on a 2-yard run to open the scoring for Elon (2-1), which outgained the Broncos 380 total yards to 163. Thompson was 14 of 27 for 173 yards passing.

Kristopher Haywood kicked a 33-yard field goal for the Broncos (0-3) that was set up by Eric Henderson's fumble recovery.

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2018 CIAA Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Bowie State0-02-1
Elizabeth City State0-01-1
Virginia Union0-01-1
Chowan0-00-2
Virginia State0-00-2
Lincoln (PA)0-10-3
TEAMCONFOVR
Fayetteville State1-01-1
Livingstone0-01-1
Shaw0-01-1
Winston-Salem0-01-1
Johnson C Smith0-00-2
St. Augustine's0-00-2

2018 Colonial Athletic Association Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Rhode Island2-02-1
Maine1-02-0
Towson1-02-1
James Madison0-02-1
Richmond0-02-1
Stony Brook0-02-1
Elon0-01-1
William & Mary0-01-1
Delaware0-12-1
Villanova0-12-1
Albany0-11-2
New Hampshire0-10-3