MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Ryan Richards perfectly timed his interception of a swing pass at the line of scrimmage, returning the pick 75 yards untouched for a touchdown and Robert Morris stymied Central Connecticut State 19-6 in Northeast Conference play on Saturday.
Earlier, linebacker Gerald Ferguson tackled CCSU's Cameron Nash in the end zone for a safety, giving the Colonials a 2-0 lead. Offensively for Robert Morris (2-7, 1-3), Malik Wells scored on a 6-yard run and Connor Shennan kicked a career-long 47-yard field goal.
Nash punched across from the 1 to cap a 10-play drive that put CCSU on the board with 4:32 left to play, but a two-point conversion failed. The Blue Devils (1-7, 0-3) had been threatening early in the quarter before Jacob Dolegala's pass was intercepted by Richards. The sophomore went 30 for 50 for 253 yards with two interceptions.
Robert Morris had fewer yards on offense, but forced four turnovers.
QB McKenzie Milton hits a wide open Marlon Williams, who takes it to the end zone and makes it 21-17 Knights before halftime.
Tony Kornheiser and Frank Isola dissect Nebraska's dismal start, and explain why Scott Frost is lowering the fan base's expectations.
FAU RB Devin Singletary sheds a tackle and scores on a 9-yard touchdown run, knotting the game at 14-14.
RB Devin Singletary bulldozes his way into the end zone, cutting the UCF lead in half to 14-7.
RB Gerald Hearns takes the direct snap in punt formation and runs for 24 yards, setting up an Owls touchdown.
UCF QB McKenzie Milton finds WR Dredrick Snelson in the back of the end zone, making it 14-0 Knights.
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