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Saturday, 23 November 2019
Eastern Kentucky University vs. Jacksonville State University November 23, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky University Foot

2019FBEKUJSU

Eastern Kentucky University vs. Jacksonville State University
Burgess-Snow Field

Jacksonville State University
Jacksonville, AL
November 23, 2019

© 2019 by Ron Harrison

Eastern Kentucky University used a record-setting performance by kicker Sam Hayworth to defeat Jacksonville State University by a score of 29-23 to finish the season at 7-5.  Hayworth kicked five field goals and two extra points to give him 17 points for the game which set a program record for points by a kicker in the game and his five field goals tied another EKU record.  Jacksonville State had one last opportunity but the game ended on a quarterback back by Aaron Patrick which moved him into second place among all sack leaders at EKU.  Eastern Kentucky University recorded 26 first downs and 396 yards of total offense.  The Colonels were penalized five times for 40 yards.  Jacksonville recorded 22 first downs and 391 yards of total offense.  The Gamecocks were penalized seven times for 48 yards and lost one fumble.

Daryl McCleskey led Eastern Kentucky’s ground game with 110 yards on 24 carries.  Alonzo Booth carried the ball 16 times for 54 yards and a touchdown.  Conor Blount recorded 31 yards on five carries.  Conor Blount completed 18 of 35 passes for 172 yards and one touchdown.  Dakota Allen completed his only pass for 21 yards.  Jerome Gross caught six passes for 63 yards.  Matt Wilcox Jr. added four receptions for 18 yards.  BK Smith recorded three receptions for 38 yards.  Daryl McCleskey chipped in with two catches for 27 yards.  Keyion Dixon added one reception for 18 yards and Jackson Beerman caught a 17 yard touchdown pass.  Quentin Pringle returned three kickoffs for 68 yards including a long return of 32 yards.  Sam Hayworth connected on field goals of 34, 24, 25, 50, and 28 yards, missed on a 48 yard attempt and connected on two conversion kicks.  Hayworth also kicked off seven times for a 56.1 average and three touchbacks.  Corey Glass led the defense with seven solo and two assisted tackles.  Allante Leapheart added four solo and five assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a two yard loss.  Ben Bascom recorded six solo tackles and Brentton Ervin chipped in with four solo and one assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a three yard loss.  Taquan Evans added two solo and two assisted tackles with 2.5 of his tackles resulting in losses totaling 11 yards.  Aaron Patrick recorded three solo tackles with two of his tackles resulting in losses totaling six yards.  Steven Crowder recovered a fumble. 

Zerrick Cooper led Jacksonville State’s ground game with 44 yards on 17 carries.  Michael Matthews carried the ball eight times for 33 yards.  Zerrick Cooper completed 21 of 35 passes for 311 yards and three touchdowns.  Jamari Hester caught nine passes for 186 yards.  KJ Stepherson added seven receptions for 80 yards and three touchdowns.  Josh Pearson added two receptions for 28 yards.  Zack Woodard led the defense with five solo and six assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a one yard loss.  Jalen Choice added two solo and nine assisted tackles.  Charles Crawford and Yul Gowdy each recorded four solo and two assisted tackles.  Traco Williams added three solo and one assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in an eight yard loss. 

Scoring Summary

School

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Final

Eastern Kentucky University

6

3

14

6

29

Jacksonville State University

6

3

7

7

23

 

JSU

-

KJ Stepherson 20 yard pass from Zerrick Cooper (Bryan Wallace run fumbled)

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 34 yard field goal

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 24 yard field goal

JSU

-

Bryant Wallace kicks a 21 yard field goal

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 25 yard field goal

EKU

-

Jackson Beerman 17 yard pass from Conor Blount (Sam Hayworth kick)

JSU

-

KJ Stepherson 10 yard pass from Zerrick Cooper (BryantWallace kick)

EKU

-

Alonzo Booth 1 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 50 yard field goal

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 28 yard field goal

JSU

-

KJ Stepherson 18 yard pass from Zerrick Cooper (Bryant Wallace kick)

 

Selected Statistics

Eastern Kentucky University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Daryl McCleskey

24

110

4.6

23

Alonzo Booth

16

54

3.4

12

Conor Blount

5

31

6.2

12

Davion Ross

1

8

8,0

8

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Conor Blount

35-18-0

172

1

27

Dakota Allen

1-1-0

21

0

21

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Jerome Gross

6

63

0

21

Matt Wilcox Jr.

4

18

0

7

BK Smith

3

38

0

17

Daryl McCleskey

2

27

0

27

Keyion Dixon

1

18

0

18

Jackson Beerman

1

17

1

17

Ethan Bradds

1

7

0

7

Davion Ross

1

5

0

5

 

 

Jacksonville State University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Zerrick Cooper

17

44

2.6

14

Michael Matthews

8

33

4.1

13

Uriah West

2

3

1.5

5

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Zerrick Cooper

35-21-0

311

3

40

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Jamari Hester

9

186

0

40

KJ Stepherson

7

80

3

20

Josh Pearson

2

28

0

20

Jerad Washington

1

12

0

12

Michael Matthews

1

11

0

11

YeMajesty Sanders

1

-6

0

0

 

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to the Jacksonville State University Stats Crew for the comprehensive stats provided for today’s games.

 

Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the event, teams, or players to me at prepgridiron@yahoo.com.

Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other football events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky2/prepgridiron.


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Sunday, 17 November 2019
Tennessee Tech vs. Eastern Kentucky University November 16, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky University Foot

2019FBTTUEKU

Tennessee Tech University vs. Eastern Kentucky University
Roy Kidd Stadium

Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, KY
November 16, 2019

© 2019 by Ron Harrison

Eastern Kentucky University utilized a rock solid defense to defeat Tennessee Tech University by a score of 22-10.  The Colonels limited Tennessee Tech to 150 yards of total offense and two yards net rushing on 25 carries.  QB Barry Fisher was limited to 148 yards passing and was sacked seven times led by Taquan Evans who was consistently in the Tennessee Tech backfield and sacked the QB three times for losses totaling 14 yards.  EKU got rushing touchdowns from Daryl McCleskey and Alonzo Booth and Sam Hayworth added field goals of 22, 36, and 29 yards.  Eastern Kentucky University recorded 24 first downs and 442 yards of total offense.  The Colonels were penalized twice for 29 yards, lost a fumble, and had one pass intercepted.  Tennessee Tech University recorded 11 first downs and 150 yards of total offense.  They were penalized five times for 40 yards.

Daryl McCleskey led Eastern Kentucky’s ground game with 106 yards and a touchdown on 26 carries.  Parker McKinney carried the ball 10 times for 68 yards.  Alonzo Booth added 52 yards and a touchdown on 13 carries.  Parker McKinney completed 13 of 26 passes for 188 yards.  Conor Blount completed three of five passes for 20 yards.  Matt Wilcox Jr. caught five passes for 58 yards.  BK Smith added three receptions for 33 yards.  Keyion Dixon recorded two catches for 59 yards.  Jaelin Carter caught one pass for 37 yards.  Corey Glass led the defense with four solo and three assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a four yard loss.  Kabbash Richards added three solo and two assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a four yard loss.  Ben Bascom and Daulson Fitzpaatrick each recorded four solo tackles with three of Fitzpatrick’s tackles resulting in losses totaling eight yards.  Taquan Evans recorded three solo tackles with his tackles resulting in losses totaling 14 yards.  Aaron Patrick added two solo and one assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a 13 yard loss.

Andrew Goldsmith led Tennessee Tech’s ground game with six yards on two carries.  Adam Browner carried the ball twice for four yards.  Barry Fisher completed 20 of 35 passes for 148 yards.  Darius Stafford caught nine passes for 35 yards.  Seth Huner added three receptions for 20 yards.  David Gist caught two passes for 55 yards.  Metrius Fleming returned two kickoffs for 41 yards with a long return of 23 yards.  Haidar Zaidan kicked off three times for a 62.7 average and two touchbacks and kicked a 52 yard field goal.  Seth Carlisle led the defense with four solo and nine assisted tackles.  Aderick Moore added two solo and nine assisted tackles.  Chris Tucker recorded two solo and five assisted tackles with 3.5 of his tackles resulting in losses totaling seven yards and recovered a fumble he returned 12 yards.  Shannon Fayne also recorded two solo and five assisted tackles.  Cameron Hudson chipped in with six solo tackles.  Adam Swayze added four solo tackles and intercepted a pass.

Scoring Summary

School

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Final

Tennessee Tech University

7

0

3

0

10

Eastern Kentucky University

7

9

0

6

22

 

TTU

-

Bailey Fisher 6 yard run (Haidar Zaidan kick)

EKU

-

Daryl McCleskey 1 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 22 yard field goal

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 36 yard field goal

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 29 yard field goal

TTU

-

Haidar Zaidan kicks a 52 yard field goal

EKU

-

Alonzo Booth 1 yard run (Conor Blount pass fails)

 

Selected Statistics

Tennessee Tech University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Andrew Goldsmith

2

6

3.0

4

Adam Browner

2

4

2.0

3

Metrius Fleming

1

3

3.0

3

Willie Miller

1

2

2.0

2

John Jones

1

2

2.0

2

David Gist

5

-2

-0.4

1

Bailey Fisher

13

-13

-1.0

11

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Bailey Fisher 

35-20-0

148

0

15

Metrius Fleming

1-0-0

0

0

0

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Darrius Stafford

9

35

0

8

Seth Huner

3

20

0

14

David Gist

2

55

0

15

Brad Clark

2

20

0

10

Metrius Fleming

2

14

0

12

John Jones

1

5

0

5

Willie Miller

1

-1

0

0

 

 

Eastern Kentucky University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Daryl McCleskey

26

106

4.1

15

Parker McKinney

10

68

6.8

47

Alonzo Booth

13

52

4.0

15

Conor Blount

1

4

4.0

4

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Parker McKinney

26-13-0

188

0

37

Conor Blount

5-3-0

20

0

16

Dakota Allen

2-0-1

0

0

0

Keyion Dixon

2-1-0

4

0

4

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Matt Wilcox Jr.

5

58

0

26

BK Smith

3

33

0

23

Keyion Dixon

2

59

0

34

Malik Owens

2

8

0

9

Jaelin Carter

1

37

0

37

Jerome Gross

1

11

0

11

Ethan Bradds

1

5

0

5

Daryl McCleskey

1

1

0

1

Alonzo Booth

1

0

0

0

 

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to the EKU Stats Crew for the comprehensive stats provided for tonight's games.

 

Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the event, teams, or players to me at prepgridiron@yahoo.com.

Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other football events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky2/prepgridiron.


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Sunday, 10 November 2019
Eastern Kentucky University vs. Southeast Missouri November 9, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky University Foot

2019FBEKUSEMO

Eastern Kentucky University vs. Southeast Missouri
Houck Field

Southeast Missouri
Cape Girardeau, MO
November 9, 2019

© 2019 by Ron Harrison

Eastern Kentucky University took a 3114 lead early in the third quarter but Southeast Missouri stormed back to earn a 38-31 victory.  Southeast Missouri took the lead with 37 seconds left in the game on a Zion Custis 12 yard run and a conversion kick by Kendrick Tiller.  Eastern Kentucky drove to the Southeast Missouri 38 yard line in the closing seconds but a last effort pass to the end zone was intercepted.  SEMO recorded 22 first downs and 466 yards of total offense.  They were penalized four times for 42 yards, lost three fumbles, and had two passes intercepted.  EKU recorded 17 first downs and 322 yards of total offense.  The Colonels were penalized eight times for 64 yards and had two passes intercepted.

Zion Custis led SEMO’s ground game with 83 yards and two touchdowns on 16 carries.  Geno Hess carried the ball 10 times for 40 yards.  Zack Smith carried the ball once for 29 yards.  Daniel Santacaterina completed 17 of 27 passes for 295 yards and three touchdowns with two interceptions.  K. Wilkerson caught 10 passes for 254 yards and two touchdowns.  Zack Smith added three receptions for 16 yards and a touchdown.  Zion Custis returned three kickoffs for 61 yards with a long return of 36 yards.  Zach Hall led the defense with six solo and five assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a four yard loss.  Justin Swift added four solo and four assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a three yard loss.  Mike Matthews recorded four solo and two assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a three yard loss.  B. Knighten and Shabari Davis each intercepted a pass.

Daryl McCleskey led EKU’s ground game with 75 yards and a touchdown on 19 carries.  Parker McKinney carried the ball 12 times for 41 yards and a touchdown.  Alonzo Booth recorded 25 yards and a touchdown on nine carries.  Parker McKinney completed 13 of 28 passes for 167 yards with two interceptions.  Daryl McCleskey caught four passes for 21 yards.  Jerome Gross added three receptions for 47 yards.  Matt Wilcox Jr. chipped in with three receptions for 25 yards.  Jaelin Carter caught one pass for 29 yards and Ethan Bradds added one catch for 27 yards.  Steven Crowder led the defense with seven solo and one assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a one yard loss.  Aaron Patrick added five solo and two assisted tackles with 3.5 of his tackles resulting in losses totaling 13 yards.  Ben Bascom recorded four solo and two assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a two yard loss and recovered a fumble.  Corey Glass also recorded four solo and two assisted tackles and recovered a fumble.  Tre Turner also recovered a fumble and A. Leapheart and Josh Hayes each intercepted a pass.

Scoring Summary

School

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Final

Eastern Kentucky University

7

17

7

0

31

Southeast Missouri

7

7

7

17

38

 

EKU

-

Daryl McCleskey 7 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

SEMO

-

K. Wilkerson 68 yard pass from Daniel Santacaterina (Kendrick Tiller kick)

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 29 yard field goal

SEMO

-

K. Wilkerson 45 yard pass from Daniel Santacaterina (Kendrick Tiller kick)

EKU

-

Parker McKinney 6 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Alonzo Booth 12 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Tre Turner 0 yard fumble recovery (Sam Hayworth kick)

SEMO

-

Zack Smith 7 yard pass from Daniel Santacaterina (Kendrick Tiller kick)

SEMO

-

Zion Custis 4 yard run (Kendrick Tiller kick)

SEMO

-

Kendrick Tiller kicks a 40 yard field goal

SEMO

-

Zion Custis 12 yard run (Kendrick Tiller kick)

 

Selected Statistics

Eastern Kentucky University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Daryl McCleskey

19

75

3.9

20

Parker McKinney

12

41

3.4

16

Alonzo Booth

9

25

2.8

12

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Parker McKinney 

28-13-2

167

0

29

Alonzo Booth

1-1-0

14

0

14

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Daryl McCleskey

4

21

0

11

Jerome Gross

3

47

0

26

Matt Wilcox Jr.

3

25

0

19

Jaelin Carter

1

29

0

29

Ethan Bradds

1

27

0

27

Keyion Dixon

1

18

0

18

Malik Owens

1

14

0

14

 

 

Southeast Missouri

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Zion Custis

16

83

5.2

21

Geno Hess

10

40

4.0

14

Zack Smith

1

29

29.0

29

Mark Robinson

3

12

4.0

10

Daniel Santacaterina

9

11

1.2

7

Colby Cornett

2

-4

-2.0

1

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Daniel Santacaterina

27-17-2

295

3

68

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

K. Wilkerson

10

254

2

68

Zack Smith

3

16

1

7

Aaron Alston

2

14

0

11

Colby Cornett

2

11

0

6

 

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to the SEMO Stats Crew for the comprehensive stats provided for today’s games.

 

Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the event, teams, or players to me at prepgridiron@yahoo.com.

Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other football events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky2/prepgridiron.


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Sunday, 3 November 2019
Austin Peay State University vs. Eastern Kentucky University November 2, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky University Foot

2019FBAPSUEKU

Austin Peay State University vs. Eastern Kentucky University
Roy Kidd Stadium

Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, KY
November 2, 2019

© 2019 by Ron Harrison

Austin Peay defeated Eastern Kentucky 28-21 in overtime today.  Eastern Kentucky trailed 21-10 in the final quarter but rallied to tie the score and force overtime.  Austin Peay got the ball first in overtime and immediately scored on a 25 yard touchdown pass from JaVaughn Craig to Kentel Williams and a conversion kick by Logan Birchfield.  Eastern Kentucky then got the ball but was unable to score.  Austin Peay recorded 16 first downs and 301 yards of total offense.  They were penalized 10 times for 99 yards and lost a fumble.  Eastern Kentucky recorded 18 first downs and 303 yards of total offense.  The Colonels were penalized nine times for 80 yards and had three passes intercepted.

JaVaughn Craig led Austin Peay’s ground game with 46 yards on 10 carries.  Kentel Williams carried the ball nine times for 16 yards.  Ahmaad Tanner recorded 16 yards and a touchdown on seven carries.  JaVaughn Craig completed 21 of 35 passes for 238 yards and three touchdowns.  DeAngelo Wilson caught seven passes for 105 yards and a touchdown.  Baniko Harley added six receptions for 63 yards.  Kentel Williams added five receptions for 44 yards and a touchdown.  Prince Momodu caught a one yard touchdown pass.  Josh Alexander returned three kickoffs for 91 yards with a long return of 44 yards.  Isaiah Norman led the defense with six solo and three assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a two yard loss.  Juantarius Bryant added five solo and four assisted tackles.  Jack McDonald chipped in with six solo and two assisted tackles.  Josephus Smith recorded three solo and five assisted tackles with 2.5 of his tackles resulting in losses totaling six yards.  Shaun Whittinghill, Pat Walker, and Kordell Jackson each intercepted a pass with return yardage of 0, 38, and 8 yards respectively.

Daryl McCleskey led Eastern Kentucky’s ground game with 145 yards and two touchdowns on 21 carries.  Alonzo Booth carried the ball 12 times for 24 yards.  Parker McKinney added 23 yards on 10 carries.  Parker McKinney completed 16 of 31 passes for 111 yards with three interceptions.  Keyion Dixon caught six passes for 48 yards.  Ethan Bradds caught three passes for 42 yards.  Quentin Pringle returned one kickoff for 35 yards and Jerome Gross returned a punt for 11 yards.  Corey Glass led the defense with four solo and six assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a six yard loss.  Ben Bascom added three solo and six assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a four yard loss.  Steven Crowder recorded three solo and three assisted tackles.  Quinten Floyd recovered a fumble.

 

Scoring Summary

School

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Final

Austin Peay State University

7

0

7

14

28

Eastern Kentucky University

10

0

0

11

21

 

EKU

-

Daryl McCleskey 12 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

APSU

-

DeAngelo Wilson 49 yard pass from JaVaughn Craig (Logan Birchfield kick)

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 33 yard field goal

APSU

-

Ahmaad Tanner 1 yard run (Logan Birchfield kick)

APSU

-

Prince Momodu 1 yard pass from JaVaughn Craig (Logan Birchfield kick)

EKU

-

Daryl McCleskey 9 yard run (Parker McKinney pass from Keyion Dixon)

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 28 yard field goal

APSU

-

Kentel Williams 25 yard pass from JaVaughn Craig (Logan Birchfield kick)

 

Selected Statistics

Austin Peay State University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

JaVaughn Craig

10

46

4.6

13

Kentel Williams

9

16

1.8

6

Ahmaad Tanner

7

16

2.3

5

Team

1

0

0.0

0

Baniko Harley

1

-6

-6.0

0

Devin Stuart

1

-9

-9.0

0

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

JaVaughn Craig 

35-21-0

238

3

49

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

DeAngelo Wilson

7

105

1

49

Baniko Harley

6

63

0

17

Kentel Williams

5

44

1

25

Gorel Soumare

2

25

0

13

Prince Momodu

1

1

1

1

 

 

Eastern Kentucky University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Daryl McCleskey

21

145

6.9

52

Alonzo Booth

12

24

2.0

5

Parker McKinney

10

23

2.3

10

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Parker McKinney

31-16-3

111

0

29

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Keyion Dixon

6

48

0

11

Ethan Bradds

3

42

0

29

Matt Wilcox Jr.

3

11

0

10

Daryl McCleskey

3

7

0

4

Jackson Beerman

1

3

0

3

 

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to the EKU Stats Crew for the comprehensive stats provided for today’s game.

 

Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the event, teams, or players to me at prepgridiron@yahoo.com.

Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other football events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky2/prepgridiron.


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Sunday, 27 October 2019
Eastern Kentucky University vs. Eastern Illinois University October 26, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky University Foot

2019FBEKUEIU

Eastern Kentucky University vs. Eastern Illinois University
O’Brien Field

Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, IL
October 26, 2019

© 2019 by Ron Harrison

Eastern Kentucky’s defense dominated in a game played on a chilly rainy day to earn a 33-6 victory over Eastern Illinois.  The Colonels defense held Eastern Illinois to 89 yards on 58 offensive plays.  Eastern Kentucky recorded 12 first downs and 279 yards of total offense.  The Colonels were penalized three times for 19 yards, lost a fumble, and had a pass intercepted.  Eastern Illinois recorded eight first downs and 89 yards of total offense.  They were penalized five times for 37 yards and lost two fumbles.

Daryl McCleskey led Eastern Kentucky’s ground game with 79 yards on 18 carries.  Alonzo Booth carried the ball 21 times for 73 yards and a touchdown.  Parker McKinney recorded 68 yards and a touchdown on 10 carries.  Ellis Cain chipped in with 34 yards and a touchdown on five carries.  Parker McKinney completed two of nine passes for 14 yards with one interception.  Keyion Dixon and Daryl McCleskey each caught a pass for eight and six yards respectively.  Phillip Richards punted three times for a 43.7 average with a long punt of 46 yards with two punts inside the 20 yard line.  Quentin Pringle returned one kickoff for 46 yards.  Sam Hayworth kicked field goals of 35, 28, 25, and 23 yards and had a kick of 41 yards blocked.  Joseph Sayles led the defense with three solo and one assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a two yard loss.  Corey Glass added two solo and two assisted tackles and recovered a fumble.  Josh Hayes and Andrew Dziuk each recorded three solo tackles and Dziuk recovered a fumble.

Chris Walker led Eastern Illinois’ ground game with 34 yards on seven carries.  Harry Woodbery completed nine of 28 passes for 49 yards and one touchdown.  Isaiah Hill caught two passes for nine yards and a touchdown.  Eric Rooks and Robbie Lofton each caught one pass for 13 yards.  Sean Williams led the defense with six solo and five assisted tackles with 1.5 of his tackles resulting in losses totaling two yards.  Joe Caputo added five solo and three assisted tackles.  Jason Robinson recorded five solo and one assisted tackles.  Dytarious Johnson added two solo and three assisted tackles and intercepted a pass.  D’Mitri George recorded three solo and one assisted tackles and recovered a fumble he returned 11 yards.

Scoring Summary

School

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Final

Eastern Kentucky University

7

7

3

16

33

Eastern Illinois University

0

0

0

6

6

 

EKU

-

Alonzo Booth 7 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Parker McKinney 17 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 35 yard field goal

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 28 yard field goal

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 25 yard field goal

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 23 yard field goal

EKU

-

Ellis Cain 1 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EIU

-

Isaiah Hill 10 yard pass from Harry Woodbery (Harry Woodbery run fumbld.)

 

Selected Statistics

Eastern Kentucky University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Daryl McCleskey

18

79

4.4

35

Alonzo Booth

21

73

3.5

20

Parker McKinney

10

68

6.8

26

Ellis Cain

5

34

6.8

23

Quentin Pringle

4

11

2.8

5

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Parker McKinney

9-2-1

14

0

8

Conor Blount

1-0-0

0

0

0

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Keyion Dixon

1

8

0

8

Daryl McCleskey

1

6

0

6

 

 

Eastern Illinois University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Chris Walker

7

34

4.9

11

Courtney Rowell

4

15

3.8

9

Jaelin Benefield

12

11

0.9

5

Darshon McCullough

4

1

0.2

3

Harry Woodbery

2

0

0.0

3

Team

1

-21

-21.0

0

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Harry Woodbery

28-9-0

49

1

13

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Isaiah Hill

2

9

1

10

Eric Rooks

1

13

0

13

Robbie Lofton

1

13

0

13

DeWayne Cooks

1

8

0

8

James Sheehan

1

5

0

5

Teriq Phillips

1

5

0

5

Jaelin Benefield

1

0

0

0

Chris Walker `

1

-4

0

0

 

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to the Eastern Illinois Stats Crew for the comprehensive stats provided for today’s game.

 

Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the event, teams, or players to me at prepgridiron@yahoo.com.

Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other football events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky2/prepgridiron.


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Monday, 21 October 2019
Eastern Kentucky University vs. Murray State University October 19, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky University Foot

2019FBEKUMSU

Eastern Kentucky University vs. Murray State University
Roy Stewart Stadium

Murray State University
Murray, KY
October 19, 2019

© 2019 by Ron Harrison

Eastern Kentucky University led 34-10 with 4:45 left in the third quarter but had to withstand a furious rally by Murray State to earn a 34-27 victory.  Eastern Kentucky University recorded 15 first downs and 382 yards of total offense.  They were penalized eight times for 114 yards and had a pass intercepted.  Murray State recorded 18 first downs and 425 yards of total offense.  They were penalized nine times for 57 yard and had three passes intercepted.

Daryl McCleskey led Eastern Kentucky’s ground game with 73 yards on 22 carries.  Alonzo Booth carried the ball 11 times for 42 yards and two touchdowns.  Parker McKinney completed 16 of 30 passes for 256 yards and two touchdowns with one interception.  Daryl McCleskey caught five passes for 36 yards.  Keyion Dixon added four receptions for 83 yards.  Jerome Gross caught three passes for 43 yards and a touchdown.  Alex Cabrera added two receptions for 71 yards and a touchdown.  Quentin Pringle returned one kickoff for 27 yards.  Josh Hayes led the defense with six solo and one assisted tackles.  Steven Crowder added three solo and four assisted tackles.  Corey Glass recorded three solo and three assisted tackles with two of his tackles resulting in losses totaling 10 yards.  Frank Sumpter chipped in with four solo and one assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a two yard loss and intercepted a pass.  Daulson Fitzpatrick intercepted a pass he returned 10 yards.  Aaron Patrick recorded two solo and one assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a six yard loss and intercepted a pass he returned 39 yards.

Jared McCray led Murray State’s ground game with 10 yards on three carries.  Preston Rice completed 39 of 58 passes for 373 yards and two touchdowns.  L. Brooks caught 12 passes for 154 yards.  DeQuan Dallas added four receptions for 42 yards.  Jam Sappington caught four passes for 35 yards and a touchdown.  Ty Terrell caught three passes for 28 yards and a touchdown.  DaQuon Green caught two passes for 37 yards.  Jacob Bell added two receptions for 34 yards.  DeQuan Dallas returned two kickoffs for 47 yards with a long return for 37 yards.  A. Koclanakis led the defense with seven solo and three assisted tackles.  Scotty Humpich added six solo and two assisted tackles with 3.5 of his tackles resulting in losses totaling 11 yards.  Kendrick Catis recorded four solo and one assisted tackles and intercepted a pass he returned 56 yards for a touchdown.

Scoring Summary

School

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Final

Eastern Kentucky University

7

10

17

0

34

Murray State University

3

7

7

10

27

 

MSU

-

Zaden Webber kicks a 49 yard field goal

EKU

-

Alex Cabrera 56 yard pass from Parker McKinney (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Jerome Gross 14 yard pass from Parker McKinney (Sam Hayworth kick)

MSU

-

Jam Sappington 18 yard pass from Preston Rice (Zaden Webber kick)

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 38 yard field goal

EKU

-

Alonzo Booth 11 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Alonzo Booth 1 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Sam Hayworth kicks a 36 yard field goal

MSU

-

Ty Terrell 23 yard pass from Preston Rice (Zaden Webber kick)

MSU

-

Kendrick Catis 56 yard interception return (Zaden Webber kick)

MSU

-

Zaden Webber kicks a 19 yard field goal

 

Selected Statistics

Eastern Kentucky University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Daryl McCleskey

22

73

3.3

18

Alonzo Booth

11

42

3.8

11

Parker McKinney

6

12

2.0

6

Jason Lewis

1

5

5.0

5

Team

1

-4

-4.0

0

Davion Ross

1

-6

-6.0

0

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Parker McKinney 

30-16-1

256

2

56

Conor Blount

2-1-0

4

0

4

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Daryl McCleskey

5

36

0

18

Keyion Dixon

4

83

0

34

Jerome Gross

3

43

1

24

Alex Cabrera

2

71

1

56

Jackson Beerman

1

12

0

12

Matt Wilcox Jr.

1

11

0

11

Davion Ross

1

4

0

4

 

 

Murray State University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Jared McCray

3

10

3.3

6

Preston Rice

7

9

1.3

6

Rodne Castille

2

6

3.0

4

D. McMillan

4

4

1.0

3

Cory Thomas

2

2

1.0

4

Dequan Dallas

1

-9

-9.0

0

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Preston Rice

58-39-3

373

2

56

Steve Dawson

1-1-0

30

0

30

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

L. Brooks

12

154

0

56

DeQuan Dallas

4

42

0

37

Jam Sappington

4

35

1

18

D. McMillan

4

4

0

4

Ty Terrell

3

28

1

23

Jared McCray

3

13

0

13

DaQuon Green

2

37

0

23

Jacob Bell

2

34

0

28

Rodne Castille

2

16

0

12

Armani Hayes

2

7

0

5

TJ Warren

1

30

0

30

Tyre Gray

1

3

0

3

 

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to the Murray State Stats Crew for the comprehensive stats provided for today’s games.

 

Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the event, teams, or players to me at prepgridiron@yahoo.com.

Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other football events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky2/prepgridiron.


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Sunday, 6 October 2019
UT Martin vs. Eastern Kentucky University October 5, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky University Foot

2019FBUTMEKU

UT Martin vs. Eastern Kentucky University
Roy Kidd Stadium

Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, KY
October 5, 2019

© 2019 by Ron Harrison

UT Martin pulled away late to defeat Eastern Kentucky University by a score of 38-28.  UT Martin raced out to a 17-7 lead late in the second quarter but Eastern Kentucky rallied to lead 21-17 with 9:09 remaining in the third quarter.  UT Martin rallied, buoyed by a 44 yard fumble recovery return by TJ Jefferson to take control of the game.  Eastern Kentucky rallied to pull within 3: 31-28 early in the final quarter but UT Martin iced the game with a 54 yard TD run by Peyton Logan with 10:44 left in the game.  UT Martin recorded 19 first downs and 401 yards of total offense.  The Skyhawks were penalized seven times for 69 yards and had a pass intercepted.  Eastern Kentucky University recorded 22 first downs and 409 yards of total offense.  The Colonels were penalized five times for 55 yards, lost a fumble, and had a pass intercepted.

Peyton Logan led UT Martin’s ground game with 112 yards and a touchdown on 13 carries.  Lamarcus Young added 53 yards and a touchdown on six carries.  Jaimee Bowe carried the ball seven times for 29 yards and a touchdown.  John Bachus chipped in with 20yards and a touchdown on eight carries.  John Bachus completed 15 of 21 passes for 167 yards with one interception.  Donnell Williams caught four passes for 58 yards.  Terry Williams added three receptions for 24 yards.  Lamarcus Young also caught three passes for 18 yards.  Davin Dyal caught one pass for 32 yards.  Zane Cox punted six times for a 38.0 average with three kicks inside the 20 yard line.  Terry Williams returns three punts for 74 yards with a long return of 71 yards.  Peyton Logan returned one kickoff for 26 yards.  Takeem Young led the defense with four solo and five assisted tackles.  JaQuez Akins added four solo and three assisted tackles.  Cecil Cherry recorded four solo and two assisted tackles with 1.5 of his tackles resulting in losses totaling 10 yards.  Sherrod Pittman added six assisted tackles and intercepted a pass.  TJ Jefferson added two solo and three assisted tackles and scored on a 44 yard fumble recovery return.  Austin Pickett chipped in with three solo and one assisted tackles with two of his tackles resulting in losses totaling 16 yards.

Daryl McCleskey led Eastern Kentucky University’s ground game with 60 yards on 17 carries.  Alonzo Booth carried the ball 10 times for 38 yards and a touchdown.  Parker McKinney completed 19 of 40 passes for 313 yards and two touchdowns with one interception.  Keyion Dixon caught five passes for 97 yards.  Jackson Beerman added three receptions for 52 yards.  Jerome Gross caught three passes for 35 yards.  Daryl McCleskey added three receptions for 25 yards and a touchdown.  Ethan Bradds caught two passes for 42 yards.  Jaelin Carter caught a 27 yard touchdown pass.  Quentin Pringle returned six kickoffs for 159 yards with a long return of 44 yards.  Phillip Richards punted seven times for a 36.0 average with three kicks inside the 20 yard line.  Corey Glass led the defense with four solo and seven assisted tackles with 1.5 of his tackles resulting in losses totaling four yards.  Daulson Fitzpatrick added three solo and four assisted tackles and intercepted a pass.  Joseph Sayles recorded two solo and four assisted tackles.

Scoring Summary

School

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Final

UT Martin

7

10

14

7

38

Eastern Kentucky University

7

7

7

7

28

 

EKU

-

Jaelin Carter 27 yard pass from Parker McKinney (Sam Hayworth kick)

UTM

-

Lamarcus Young 41 yard run (Ryan Courtright kick)

UTM

-

Ryan Courtright kicks a 22 yard field goal

UTM

-

Jaimiee Bowe 9 yard run (Ryan Courtright kick)

EKU

-

Daryl McCleskey 4 yard pass from Parker McKinney (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Alonzo Booth 1 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

UTM

-

John Bachus 5 yard run (Ryan Courtright kick)

UTM

-

TJ Jefferson 44 yard fumble recovery (Ryan Courtright kick)

EKU

-

Parker McKinney 5 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

UTM

-

Peyton Logan 54 yard run (Ryan Courtright kick)

 

Selected Statistics

UT Martin

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Peyton Logan

13

112

8.6

54

Lamarcus Young

6

53

8.8

41

Jaimiee Bowe

7

29

4.1

10

Marqwell Odom

2

24

12.0

17

John Bachus

8

20

2.5

9

Team

4

-4

-1.0

0

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

John Bachus

21-15-1

167

0

32

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Donnell Williams

4

58

0

30

TerryWilliams

3

24

0

13

Lamarcus Young

3

18

0

14

Colton Dowell

2

11

0

7

Davin Dyal

1

32

0

32

Jeremy Horton

1

25

0

25

Marqwell Odom

1

-1

0

0

 

 

Eastern Kentucky University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Daryl McCleskey

17

60

3.5

19

Alonzo Booth

10

38

3.8

33

Jason Lewis

1

2

2.0

2

Davion Ross

1

0

0.0

0

Parker McKinney

11

-4

-0.4

14

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Parker McKinney

40-19-1

313

2

43

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Keyion Dixon

5

97

0

43

Jackson Beerman

3

52

0

27

Jerome Gross

3

35

0

18

Daryl McCleskey

3

25

1

12

Ethan Bradds

2

42

0

24

Jaelin Carter

1

27

1

27

Matt Wilcox Jr.

1

18

0

18

James Smith

1

17

0

17

 

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to the Eastern Kentucky University’s Stats Crew for the comprehensive stats provided for today’s games.

 

Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the event, teams, or players to me at prepgridiron@yahoo.com.

Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other football events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky2/prepgridiron.


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Sunday, 29 September 2019
Tennessee State University vs. Eastern Kentucky University September 28, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky University Foot

2019FBTSUEKU

Tennessee State University vs. Eastern Kentucky University
Roy Kidd Stadium

Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, KY
September 28, 2019

© 2019 by Ron Harrison

Eastern Kentucky utilized a punishing ground game and a defense that managed to at least keep Tennessee State University’s vaunted air attack under control in a 42-16 victory.  Eastern Kentucky recorded 22 first downs and 525 yards of total offense.  The Colonels rolled up 379 yards and five touchdowns on the ground.  The Colonels were penalized eight times for 74 yards.  Tennessee State recorded 20 first downs and 382 yards of total offense.  The Tigers recorded 270 yards through the air but the Colonels kept them from the end zone through the air.  The Tigers were penalized 10 times for 92 yards, lost a fumble, and had two passes intercepted.

Daryl McCleskey led Eastern Kentucky’s ground game with 202 yards and two touchdowns on 16 carries.  Alonzo Booth carried the ball 12 times for 115 yards and two touchdowns.  Parker McKinney scored a touchdown on the ground.  Parker McKinney completed 13 of 24 passes for 131 yards and a touchdown.  Keyion Dixon caught four passes for 44 yards.  Daryl McCleskey also caught four passes for 31 yards.  Jackson Beerman recorded three receptions for 46 yards and a touchdown.  Jerome Gross returned three punts for 47 yards with a long return of 29 yards and Davion Ross returned a kickoff for 38 yards.  Aaron Patrick led the defense with three solo and five assisted tackles with three of his tackles resulting in losses totaling 13 yards.  Corey Glass also recorded three solo and five assisted tackles.  Malik Mays recovered a fumble he returned 64 yards and intercepted a pass.  Daulson Fitzpatrick intercepted a pass he returned 28 yards.  Taquan Evans chipped in with three solo and one assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a four yard loss.

Seth Rowland led Tennessee State’s ground game with 71 yards on eight carries.  Te’kendrick Roberson carried the ball 14 times for 20 yards and a touchdown.  Cameron Rosendahl completed 20 of 41 passes for 270 yards with two interceptions.  Chris Rowland caught eight passes for 95 yards.  Lawrence Segree added three receptions for 37 yards.  Steven Newbold recorded two receptions for 55 yards.  Kaleb Mosley punted five times for a 47.4 average with a long punt of 61 yards with two punts inside the 20 yard line.  Antonio Zita kicked field goals of 28, 35, and 36 yards.  Ronnie Killings led the defense with six solo and three assisted tackles.  Josh Green added six solo and three assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a one yard loss.  Rhashaun Epting recorded three solo and four assisted tackles with 1.5 of his tackles resulting in losses totaling six yards.

Scoring Summary

School

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Final

Tennessee State University

3

6

7

0

16

Eastern Kentucky University

7

14

7

14

42

 

TSU

-

Antonio Zita kicks a 28 yard field goal

EKU

-

Jackson Beerman 26 yard pass from Parker McKinney (Sam Hayworth kick)

TSU

-

Antonio Zita kicks a 35 yard field goal

EKU

-

Parker McKinney 6 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

TSU

-

Antonio Zita kicks a 36 yard field goal

EKU

-

Alonzo Booth 40 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Daryl McCleskey 9 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

TSU

-

Te’kendrick Roberson 8 yard run (Antonio Zita kick)

EKU

-

Alonzo Booth 13 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EKU

-

Daryl McCleskey 5 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

 

Selected Statistics

Tennessee State University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Seth Rowland

8

71

8.9

25

Chris Rowland

1

25

25.0

25

Te’kendrick Roberson

14

20

1.4

8

DeMarco Corbin

2

11

5.5

6

Cameron Rosendahl

4

-15

-3.8

0

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Cameron Rosendahl

41-20-2

270

0

45

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Chris Rowland

8

95

0

30

Lawrence Segree

3

37

0

14

Steven Newbold

2

55

0

45

Al-Malik Moore

2

29

0

19

DeMarco Corbin

2

11

0

8

Dayron Johnson

1

23

0

23

Seth Rowland

1

10

0

10

Te’kendrick Roberson

1

10

0

10

 

 

Eastern Kentucky University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Daryl McCleskey

16

202

12.6

68

Alonzo Booth

12

115

9.6

40

Davion Ross

3

27

9.0

24

Jason Lewis

5

20

4.0

7

Parker McKinney

5

8

1.6

7

Ellis Cain

1

7

7.0

7

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Parker McKinney

24-13-0

131

1

26

Conor Blount

1-1-0

15

0

15

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Keyion Dixon

4

44

0

14

Daryl McCleskey

4

31

0

12

Jackson Beerman

3

46

1

26

Alex Cabrera

2

10

0

6

Caleb Martin

1

15

0

15

 

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to the Eastern Kentucky University Stats Crew for the comprehensive stats provided for tonight's games.

 

Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the event, teams, or players to me at prepgridiron@yahoo.com.

Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other football events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky2/prepgridiron.


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Sunday, 22 September 2019
Eastern Kentucky University vs. Presbyterian September 21, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky University Foot

2019FBEKUPRES

Eastern Kentucky University vs. Presbyterian
Bailey Memorial Stadium

Presbyterian
Clinton, SC
September 21, 2019

© 2019 by Ron Harrison

Eastern Kentucky University trailed 10-7 after the first quarter but scored 28 unanswered points on their way to a 35-10 victory over Presbyterian.  Eastern Kentucky University recorded 23 first downs and 452 yards of total offense.  The Colonels were penalized five times for 50 yards and had two passes intercepted.  Presbyterian recorded 15 first downs and 224 yards of total offense.  They were penalized six times for 40 yards and had two passes intercepted.

Daryl McCleskey led Eastern Kentucky’s ground game with 138 yards and a touchdown on 12 carries.  Alonzo Booth carried the ball 12 times for 56 yards and a touchdown.  Parker McKinney added 19 yards and a touchdown on six carries.  Parker McKinney completed 14 of 20 passes for 155 yards and two touchdowns.  Connor Blount completed three of seven passes for 38 yards with one interception.  Dakota Allen was zero of two with one interception.  Austin Scott completed one of two passes for 30 yards.  Keyion Dixon caught six passes for 101 yards and a touchdown.  Daryl McCleskey added three receptions for 21 yards.  Jackson Beerman caught two passes for 52 yards.  Jaelin Carter added a one yard touchdown reception.  Quentin Pringle returned two kickoffs for 57 yards with a long return of 34 yards.  Alonzo Booth returned one kickoff for 32 yards.  Jerome Gross returned four punts for 32 yards with a long return of 16 yards.  Josh Hayes led the defense with five solo and one assisted tackles.  Aaron Patrick added two solo and four assisted tackles with one of his tackles resulting in a five yard loss.  Allante Leapheart recorded five solo tackles.  Joseph Sayles intercepted two passes he returned for 54 yards.

Jarius Jeter led Presbyterian’s ground game with 58 yards and a touchdown on 10 carries.  Zola Davis carried the ball nine times for 28 yards.  B. Thompson completed 17 of 35 passes for 122 yards with two touchdowns.  Keith Pearson caught seven passes for 43 yards.  Mack Simmons added five receptions for 24 yards.  Dohnte Meyers caught three passes for 26 yards.  Dirk Cureton returned two kickoffs for 57 yards with a long return of 46 yards.  Colby Campbell led the defense with 11 solo and three assisted tackles with 2.5 of his tackles resulting in losses totaling 13 yards.  Dirk Cureton added seven solo and two assisted tackles with two of his tackles resulting in losses totaling nine yards.  Rod Haygood and Ian Rome each intercepted a pass.

Scoring Summary

School

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Final

Eastern Kentucky University

7

14

0

14

35

Presbyterian

10

0

0

0

10

 

EASTERNKY

-

Alonzo Booth 1 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

PRESBYTERIAN

-

Jarius Jeter 21 yard run (Parker Maddrey kick)

PRESBYTERIAN

-

Parker Maddrey kicks a 21 yard field goal

EASTERNKY

-

Keyion Dixon 10 yard pass from Parker McKinney (Sam Hayworth kick)

EASTERNKY

-

Parker McKinney 11 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EASTERNKY

-

Daryl McCleskey 63 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

EASTERNKY

-

Jaelin Carter 1 yard pass from Parker McKinney (Sam Hayworth kick)

 

Selected Statistics

Eastern Kentucky University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Daryl McCleskey

12

138

11.5

63

Alonzo Booth

12

56

4.7

13

Parker McKinney

6

19

3.2

11

Ellis Cain

2

9

4.5

6

Quentin Pringle

2

7

3.5

5

Jason Lewis

2

5

2.5

3

Jaelin Carter

2

4

2.0

3

Austin Scott

1

2

2.0

2

Conor Blount

2

-11

-5.5

0

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Parker McKinney 

20-14-0

155

2

45

Conor Blount

7-3-1

38

0

22

Dakota Allen

2-0-1

0

0

0

Austin Scott

2-1-0

30

0

30

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Keyion Dixon

6

101

1

45

Daryl McCleskey

3

21

0

9

Jackson Beerman

2

52

0

30

Davion Ross

1

19

0

19

Jerome Gross

1

11

0

11

James Smith

1

6

0

6

Alex Cabrera

1

5

0

5

Ethan Bradds

1

4

0

4

Jason Lewis

1

3

0

3

Jaelin Carter

1

1

1

1

 

 

Presbyterian

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Jarius Jeter

10

58

5.8

21

Zola Davis

9

28

3.1

11

B. Thompson

7

7

1.0

6

Chase Tinsley

5

7

1.4

7

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

B. Thompson

35-17-2

122

0

18

Tyler Huff

1-1-0

2

0

2

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Keith Pearson

7

43

0

13

Mack Simmons

5

24

0

8

Dohnte Meyers

3

26

0

13

C. Buchanan

1

18

0

18

Joe Christian

1

7

0

7

Jarius Jeter

1

6

0

6

 

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to the Presbyterian Stats Crew for the comprehensive stats provided for today’s games.

 

Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the event, teams, or players to me at prepgridiron@yahoo.com.

Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other football events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky2/prepgridiron.


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Saturday, 14 September 2019
Eastern Kentucky University vs. Indiana State University September 14, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky University Foot

2019FBEKUISU

Eastern Kentucky University vs. Indiana State University
Memorial Stadium

Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN
September 14, 2019

© 2019 by Ron Harrison

Indiana State University pulled away late to defeat Eastern Kentucky University by a score of 19-9.  Eastern Kentucky trailed 10-0 at halftime but pulled to within three; 10-7 late in the third quarter.  Indiana State kicked a field goal to take a 13-7 lead early in the final quarter.  Eastern Kentucky thought they had tied the score on a 17 yard pass from Conor Blount to Keyion Dixon but the call was reversed.  However, Eastern Kentucky went for it on 4th-and-2 but was stopped short on the Indiana State eight yard line.  Indiana State iced the game on a nine yard Pet Kerlegrand touchdown run to make the score 19-9 with 2:29 remaining in the game.

Indiana State recorded 20 first downs and 348 yards of total offense.  The Sycamores were penalized four times for 35 yards.  Eastern Kentucky recorded 13 first downs and 248 yards of total offense.  The Colonels were penalized eight times for 59 yards.

Pet Kerlegrand led Indiana State’s ground game with 132 yards and a touchdown on 23 carries.  Ryan Boyle carried the ball 13 times for 46 yards.  Nick Sims carried the ball six times for 33 yards.  Chris Childers recorded nine yards and a touchdown on five carries.  Ryan Boyle completed 11 of 18 passes for 133 yards.  Dante Hendrix caught three passes for 68 yards.  Daijon Collins returned one kickoff for 22 yards.  Jonas Griffith led the defense with one solo and 15 assisted tackles.  Clayton Glasco added four solo and eight assisted tackles.  Inoke Moala recorded two solo and six assisted tackles with two of his tackles resulting in losses totaling 11 yards and two forced fumbles.  Ty Hambright chipped in with one solo and six assisted tackles. 

Daryl McCleskey led Eastern Kentucky’s ground game with 103 yards on 13 carries.  Alonzo Booth carried the ball nine times for 33 yards and a touchdown.  Conor Blount completed 15 of 23 passes for 83 yards.  James Smith caught four passes for 21 yards.  Matt Wilcox Jr. added four receptions for 14 yards.  Matt Wilcox Jr. returned one kickoff for 25 yards.  Ben Bascom led the defense with four solo and five assisted tackles.  Corey Glass added three solo and five assisted tackles.  Aaron Patrick recorded three solo and four assisted tackles with 1.5 of his tackles recording in losses totaling six yards.

Scoring Summary

School

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Final

Eastern Kentucky University

0

0

7

0

7

Indiana State University

3

7

0

9

19

 

INS

-

Jerry Nunez kicks a 42 yard field goal

INS

-

Chris Childers 2 yard run (Jerry Nunez kick)

EKU

-

Alonzo Booth 1 yard run (Sam Hayworth kick)

INS

-

Jerry Nunez kicks a 31 yard field goal

INS

-

Pet Kerlegrand 9 yard run (Ryan Boyle pass fails)

 

Selected Statistics

Eastern Kentucky University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Daryl McCleskey

13

103

7.9

43

Alonzo Booth

9

33

3.7

8

Conor Blount

11

6

0.5

14

Davion Ross

1

3

3.0

3

Jason Lewis

1

3

3.0

3

Dakota Allen

1

0

0.0

0

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Conor Blount

23-15-0

83

0

15

James Smith

1-1-0

17

0

17

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

James Smith

4

21

0

13

Matt Wilcox Jr.

4

14

0

6

Alonzo Booth

2

10

0

7

Conor Blount

1

17

0

17

Daryl McCleskey

1

15

0

15

Jerome Gross

1

11

0

11

Jackson Beerman

1

6

0

6

Alex Cabrera

1

6

0

6

Jason Lewis

1

0

0

0

 

 

Indiana State University

 

Rushing

No.

Yds.

Avg.

Long

Pet Kerlegrand

23

132

5.7

26

Ryan Boyle

13

46

3.5

20

Nick Sims

6

33

5.5

18

Chris Childers

5

9

1.8

7

Team

3

-5

-1.7

0

 

 

Passing

A-C-I

Yds.

TD

Long

Ryan Boyle

18-11-0

133

0

29

 

 

Receiving

No.

Yds.

TD

Long

Dante Hendrix

3

68

0

29

Pet Kerlegrand

3

10

0

6

Rontrez Morgan

2

18

0

11

Dante Jones II

1

19

0

19

Chris Childers

1

9

0

9

Dominiq Dafney

1

9

0

9

 

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to the Indiana State University Stats Crew for the comprehensive stats provided for today’s game.

 

Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the event, teams, or players to me at prepgridiron@yahoo.com.

Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other football events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky2/prepgridiron.


Posted by REH at 10:43 PM EDT
Updated: Saturday, 14 September 2019 10:48 PM EDT
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