Sunday, December 14, 2003

Mount Union's streak another record-breaker



The Associated Press

ALLIANCE, Ohio - Mount Union broke its own NCAA record by winning its 55th consecutive game, beating Bridgewater 66-0 in the Division III semifinal.

Randell Knapp and Nick Sirianni each caught three touchdown passes as the Purple Raiders (13-0) broke the 54-game streak they set from 1996-99.

Three-time defending national champ Mount Union plays St. John's in the Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl on Dec. 30 in Salem, Va.

St. John's, Minn. 38, RPI 10

COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. - Josh Nelson caught three touchdown passes and ran for a fourth score to lead St. John's, Minn.

Division I-AA

Colgate 36, Florida Atlantic 24

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Chris Brown threw for 207 yards and three touchdowns and running back Jamaal Branch set three NCAA season records, leading Colgate past Florida in the I-AA semifinals. Colgate will face Delaware on Friday in Chattanooga, Tenn., in the title game.

Delaware 24, Wofford 9

NEWARK, Del. - Delaware's Germaine Bennett ran for a career-high 186 yards and scored three TDs in the Blue Hens' win.




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