VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) - Zach Lewis threw for 335 yards and four
touchdowns, and Desmond Cox rushed for 131 yards Saturday as
Morehead State defeated Valparaiso 38-14.
Lewis completed 38 of 55 passes for the Eagles (2-3, 1-1 Pioneer
Football League) while throwing touchdowns of 4, 12, 26 and 12
yards to four different receivers. Cox caught a 12-yard TD pass,
while Kevin Thomas ran for a 2-yard TD and caught a 26-yard scoring
throw during a 21-point second quarter that put Morehead State up
28-7 at halftime.
The Eagles, who came into the game with the top offense in the
FCS averaging 550.3 yards per game, piled up 555 against the
Crusaders (0-4, 0-1).
Eric Hoffman completed 25 of 51 passes for 277 yards, two
touchdowns and two interceptions for Valparaiso. The Crusaders were
2 for 17 on third-down conversions, turned the ball over three
times and were sacked four times.
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