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West: Texas Christian pulls away for rout

No. 15 Horned Frogs score 21 in the fourth quarter of a 56-21 win over Texas State.

September 20, 2009|Times Staff and Wire Reports

at No. 15 Texas Christian 56, Texas State 21: Joseph Turner ran for 129 yards and three touchdowns, Jerry Hughes had three sacks and the Horned Frogs (2-0) beat the Bobcats (1-1). TCU scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns to put the game away. "We didn't play the way we needed to, we didn't have the emotion we needed to," TCU Coach Gary Patterson said. "We just came out and did what we needed to do."

Air Force 37, at New Mexico 13: Jon Davis intercepted two passes, returning one for a touchdown, to lead the Falcons (2-1, 1-0) over the Lobos (0-3, 0-1) in a Mountain West Conference game.

at Colorado State 35, Nevada 20: Grant Stucker accounted for three scores to lead the Rams (3-0) over the Wolf Pack (0-2).

at Idaho 34, San Diego State 20: DeMaundray Woolridge rushed for two touchdowns to lead the Vandals (2-1) over the Aztecs (1-2).

at Louisiana Tech 48, Nicholls State 13: Ross Jenkins threw for 357 yards to lead the Bulldogs (1-2) over the Colonels (1-2).

In games involving Southland teams: Theo Scott threw for a career-high 236 yards and three touchdown passes to lead Ohio (2-1) to a 28-10 victory over visiting Cal Poly San Luis Obispo (1-1). . . . Sam Scudellari threw a 26-yard touchdown pass to Patrick Doyle with 41 seconds left to lift San Diego (2-1, 1-0) to a 17-10 win over Marist (1-2, 0-2) in a Pioneer League game. . . . Randall Eldridge rushed for three touchdowns and Ryan Robertson passed for three to lead Central Washington (4-0) to a 42-10 win over visiting Azusa Pacific (0-4). . . . D.J. Lillard and Scott Yingling combined for 269 yards rushing and two touchdowns to lead the Claremont-Mudd (2-0) to a 14-6 win over visiting Puget Sound (0-2). . . . Jericho Toilolo passed for 240 yards and two touchdowns, and Brian Stuart had three short touchdown runs to lead host Cal Lutheran (1-1) to a 49-7 win over Pacific Lutheran (0-2). . . . Jacob Caron passed for 350 yards and three touchdowns, including the winner to Robert McNitt with nine seconds left, to lift host Pomona-Pitzer (2-0) to a 33-28 win over Lewis & Clark. . . . Dan Selway passed for 255 yards and two touchdowns to lead visiting Redlands (2-0) to a 29-24 win over Whitworth (1-2). . . . Linfield (2-0) scored 22 fourth-quarter points in a 31-27 win at Occidental (1-1)

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