NCAA Game Summary - Kent State at Baylor|
(Saturday, October 3rd)
Final Score: Baylor 31, Kent State 15
Waco, TX (Sports Network) - Baylor rushed for 158 yards and four touchdowns,
as the Bears ran trough the Kent State Golden Flashes, 31-15, in a non-league
affair at Floyd Casey Stadium.
Jarred Salubi led the way for Baylor (3-1), rushing for 64 yards and one
touchdown, while quarterback Nick Florence added 60 rushing yards and two
scores. Florence also threw for 216 yards on 20-of-27 passing in the win.
As for the Flashes (2-3), they were paced by Jacquise Terry, who rushed for
109 yards and one touchdown. Spencer Keith struggled in the setback, as the
quarterback threw for 206 yards on 21-of-39 efficiency, and also tossed an
The Golden Flashes went up 7-0 early in the first quarter when Leneric Muldrow
hit Jameson Konz with a 35-yard touchdown pass.
A one-yard touchdown plunge by Jarod Monk evened the score at seven apiece
with just over nine minutes remaining in the opening frame.
The Bears took the lead early in the second quarter when Florence scampered
into the endzone on a six-yard run.
A 45-yard touchdown scamper by Salubi increased Baylor's lead to 21-7 midway
through the second stanza.
The Bears continued their strong play early in the third quarter when Florence
scored on a 29-yard run.
The Golden Flashes however, instantly responded with a 61-yard touchdown
scamper by Terry with just over 10 minutes remaining in the quarter.
Kent State's defense recorded a safety early in the final frame, but a 26-yard
field goal by Ben Parks late in the quarter put the Golden Flashes away for
good, as the Bears walked away with a 16-point win.
10/03 23:40:46 ET