Fri, Aug/31 Final
14 Albright
48 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Sep/15 Final
0 Kean
28 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Sep/22 Final
7 TCNJ
38 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Sep/29 Final
42 Salisbury
0 at Wm. Paterson
Sat, Oct/06 Final - OT
27 Salisbury
24 at Chris. Newport
Sat, Oct/13 Final
15 Montclair St.
17 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Oct/20 Final
33 Salisbury
0 at Southern Virginia
Sat, Oct/27 Final
45 No. 25 Salisbury
7 at Rowan
Sat, Nov/03 Final - OT
19 Wesley
13 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Nov/10 Final - OT
35 Salisbury
38 at Frostburg State
Sat, Nov/17 Final
14 Alfred
7 vs. Salisbury
Fri, Sep/06 Final
63 Salisbury
28 at Albright
Sat, Sep/14 Final
19 Wis.-Oshkosh
24 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Oct/05 Final
27 Salisbury
24 at Montclair St.
Sat, Oct/12 Final
38 Wesley
45 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Oct/19 Final
7 Rowan
38 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Oct/26 Final
65 Salisbury
16 at Kean
Sat, Nov/02 Final
0 Chris. Newport
51 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Nov/09 Final
62 Salisbury
20 at TCNJ
Sat, Nov/16 Final
42 Salisbury
13 at Wm. Paterson
Sat, Nov/23 Final
0 Maritime (N.Y.)
83 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Nov/30 Final
41 Union (N.Y.)
62 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Dec/07 Final
24 Muhlenberg
8 vs. Salisbury
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No. 6 Football rolls in NCAA First Round over SUNY-Maritime, 83-0

No. 6 Football rolls in NCAA First Round over SUNY-Maritime, 83-0

SALISBURY, Md. – The sixth-ranked Salisbury University football team overpowered the SUNY-Maritime Privateers, 83-0 in the first round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Championship Tournament.

THE RUNDOWN

Final Score: No. 6 Salisbury 83, SUNY-Maritime 0
Records: Salisbury (10-0) | SUNY-Maritime (5-6)
Location: Sea Gull Stadium – Salisbury, Md.

BOX SCORE

HOW IT HAPPENED

First Quarter

  • Salisbury got the ball and drove down the field in seven plays, capped off by a Jack Lanham four-yard touchdown run.
  • Two plays into Maritime's first drive, Patrick Bernardo forced a Christian Schiavone fumble which was recovered by Joseph Manso at the 18-yard line.
  • A play later, Chad Gleason took a toss play into the end zone for an 18-yard touchdown run.
  • On the first play of Maritime's second drive, Hezekiah Williamson fumbled a handoff and it was recovered by Harold Kwigova on the 19-yard line.
  • Three plays later, Shamar Gray went around the edge for the touchdown from two yards out.
  • After a three-and-out, Lanham threw down the field to Hunter Cleaver for a 38-yard reception on a seam to put Salisbury inside the Maritime red zone.
  • Three plays later, Mike-Ryan Mofor scored on a three-yard run.
  • The Salisbury defense forced another three-and-out to force a punt. Chad Gleason took Joseph Gagliardi's punt 50 yards for a touchdown.
  • On Salisbury's next drive, Lanham took a quarterback keeper 18 yards for Salisbury's sixth touchdown of the quarter and put the Sea Gulls up 42-0 at the end of the first quarter.

Second Quarter

  • Mofor tallied his second touchdown of the game on a 42-yard dive play on Salisbury's first drive of the quarter.
  • A play after a Lanham pass to Michael Fowler for 27 yards put Salisbury on the Maritime 12-yard line, Gray notched his second touchdown of the game on a 12-yard run.
  • Salisbury used their strong running game on their final drive of the first half on a 64-yard drive which was ended by a Lanham eight-yard touchdown run to give Salisbury the 63-0 lead at the half.

Third Quarter

  • A 35-yard punt return by Troy Garrett put Salisbury on the Maritime 19-yard line. Two plays later, Jack Navitsky scored on a nine-yard run.

Fourth Quarter

  • A 12-play, 84-yard drive that spanned 7:30 was bookended by a Damien King 16-yard touchdown run.
  • Salisbury scored their final touchdown of the day on a Joey Bildstein one-yard run to give Salisbury the 83-0 lead over Maritime with 5:43 left in the game.

GAME NOTES

  • Salisbury tallied 583 yards of total offense. The Sea Gulls notched 518 rushing yards and scored all 11 of their 12 touchdowns on the ground.
  • The Salisbury defense held Maritime to 71 yards of total offense, including 24 rushing yards. Maritime recorded two first downs and only crossed into Salisbury territory once.
  • Mike-Ryan Mofor carried the ball nine times for 103 yards and two touchdowns.
  • Jack Lanham notched three touchdowns on six carries and 47 yards. Lanham was 2-for-3 for 65 yards through the air.
  • Damien King registered 65 yards on five totes and a touchdown.
  • Michael Fowler and Chad Gleason each carried the ball four times. Fowler totaled 64 yards on the ground while Gleason tallied 60 rushing yards and a touchdown. Gleason also added a 50-yard punt return for a touchdown.
  • Shamar Gray crossed the goal line twice while Joey Bildstein and Jack Navitsky each scored a touchdown.
  • Patrick Bernardo and Casey Counts each made seven stops and broke up a pass. Bernardo also forced a fumble while Counts added a sack.
  • Sam Pagella recorded six tackles.
  • Noah Zentz collected two tackles for loss and totaled three tackles in the game.
  • Jamere Furbush tallied four tackles.
  • Bert Schrecongost was 11-of-12 for point-after attempts.

BEYOND THE BOX SCORE

  • Salisbury's 83-point victory is the largest margin of victory in the history of the Division III playoffs.
  • Salisbury was a point away from tying the record for most points scored in the Division III playoffs set by St. Johns (Minn.) during last year's tournament.

UP NEXT

  • Salisbury hosts the No. 14/13 Union Dutchmen in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 30.
  • Game time is tentatively scheduled for noon at Sea Gull Stadium,
  • Live links will be available later in the week.