Football Falls In Triple Overtime To Delaware, 51-45.
Nov 15, 2003
NEWARK, Del. (AP) - Andy Hall connected with Justin Long on a 4-yard pass to give Delaware a 51-45 win in its third overtime against Massachusetts on Saturday.
Jeff Krohn's fourth-down pass went incomplete and the Minutemen had their eight-game win streak snapped.
Hall completed 28 of 39 passes for 261 yards and four touchdowns for the Blue Hens (10-1, 7-1 Atlantic 10). He also ran for a touchdown to force the third overtime.
Massachusetts (9-2, 7-1) tied the game at 31 with Jeff Krohn's 6-yard touchdown pass to Johnson Owumi with 2:26 left in the game. Krohn threw for 354 yards and five touchdowns.
A Minutemen field goal with 10:08 left in the fourth quarter tied the game at 24. With 6:32 left, Hall connected with Justin Long on a 3-yard touchdown pass to give Delaware the lead, but Krohn's pass to Owumi forced overtime.
The Blue Hen's David Boler had 10 runs for 109 yards and two touchdowns, both in the second quarter.
Steve Baylark had 23 carries for 126 yards and one touchdown for
Massachusetts. Jason Peebler had six receptions for 132 yards and three
touchdowns, including a 25-yard TD catch in the second overtime.