NCAA Game Summary - Toledo at Buffalo
(Saturday, October 27)
Final Score: Toledo 25, Buffalo 20
Buffalo, NY (Sports Network) - Terrance Owens completed 12-of-25 passes for
171 yards and one touchdown to lead the Toledo Rockets over the Buffalo Bulls,
25-20, in a Mid-American Conference game at UB Stadium.
David Fluellen had 228 yards and two touchdowns on 35 carries as Toledo (8-1,
5-0 MAC) generated 412 total yards of offense. They have won seven straight
Buffalo (1-7, 0-4 MAC) quarterback Alex Zordich, who was taken out of the game
in the third quarter due to injury, completed 5-of-16 passes for 118 yards and
one touchdown. Joe Licata came in for Zordich and completed 5-of-11 passes for
68 yards and one score. Alex Neutz was the leading receiver as he caught six
passes for 135 yards, with one touchdown, but still the Bulls have lost six
The Bulls scored first midway through the opening quarter when Cortney Lester
picked off a pass and returned it for 23 yards to the end zone.
Dan Molls countered for the Rockets later in the period when he recovered a
fumble and took it 13 yards for a touchdown to tie the game at 7-7.
In the second quarter, Zordich connected with Devin Campbell for a 42-yard
touchdown to put the Bulls up, 14-7, at the break.
In the second half, Toledo put together a quick drive and Fluellen scored on
an eight-yard run, which made the score 14-13, following a blocked extra point
The Rockets regained possession and scored when Fluellen punched it in for a
one-yard touchdown, which gave them the lead at 19-14, but again the extra
point was blocked. Owens connected with Alex Zmolik for a seven-yard touchdown
and made the score 25-14 in favor of the visitors, yet once more the extra
Licata managed to complete a touchdown pass to Neutz for eight yards, which
made the score 25-20. Licata tried for a two-point conversion but his pass
fell incomplete, leaving the hosts with the five-point loss.
10/27 19:59:30 ET