0-4 , 0-1
4-0 , 1-0
Game Recap: Football |
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern football team added another win to the win column after defeating Sewanee 49-0 at home on Saturday, Oct. 2
Robert Shufford opened up the scoring on the Panthers first possession. Shufford rushed in from 25-yards out to put the Panthers up 7-0 early in the first quarter. The Panthers quickly scored again on their second possession of the game on a 71-yard catch and run by Brand Rew from Trey Patterson. The Panthers were rolling 14-0 with 8:20 left in the first quarter.
On the Panthers first possession of the second quarter Patterson connected with Gentry Neese for a 73-yard touchdown to go up 28-0.
The Panthers took a 35-0 lead into halftime.
For the second straight game the offensive line did not allow a sack. The Panthers carried their momentum from the first half to the second half and dominated the second half. Birmingham-Southern would score 14 points in the third quarter to go up 49-0 after three quarters.
Neither team would score in the fourth quarter and BSC would start 1-0 in SAA conference play with a 49-0 win over Sewanee.
Birmingham-Southern 4-0 Overall (1-0 SAA), Sewanee 0-4 Overall (1-0 SAA)
News and notes
> Birmingham-Southern set a new single-game record for most offensive yards with 643.
> Gage Motes recorded his first career interception tonight.
> Trey Patterson threw only one incomplete pass in the game.
The Panthers will travel to Conway, Ark. to take on Hendrix on Saturday, Oct. 9 at 1 p.m.