NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Jackson Ostrowsky handed for 277 yards and three touchdowns — tossing the sport-winner as he became flattened — and the Division II Southern Connecticut Express Owls tripped up Central Connecticut Express 28-21 in a season opener Friday night.
Ostrowsky became hit traumatic as he let cruise a deep pass intended for Tylon Papallo. The ball caromed off Papallo’s fingers and Izaiah Sanders, springing up at the support of the play, became ready to haul in the deflection and squeeze lawful interior the pylon finishing a 51-yard TD for a 28-14 Southern Connecticut lead with 7: 27 ideal.
The Blue Devils decrease the gap to 28-21 on a 41-yard toss from Shon Mitchell to Tyshaun James with 5: 29 ideal and acquired the ball support unhurried. Southern Connecticut pushed CCSU’s final force backwards 9 yards ahead of taking on on downs and running out the last 1: 12.
CCSU outgained the Owls 445 yards to 290 nonetheless suffered a blocked punt and a fumble that Southern Connecticut develop to be touchdowns in the 2d quarter. Romelo Williams handed for 279 yards ahead of he became intercepted by SCSU’s Richard Williams who took it 90 yards for a 21-14 Owls lead in the fourth. Mitchell took over from there, finishing 4 of 8 for 54 yards and a TD.
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D-II Southern Connecticut upends Central Connecticut 28-21