WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Kay’Ron Lynch-Adams ran for a career-high 234 yards and three touchdowns and UMass beat Military 21-14 on Saturday to snap a seven-game dropping streak.
Adams, who completed with 34 carries, scored on 34- and 9-yard runs within the first quarter for a 13-0 lead. His third TD, a 3-yarder within the third quarter, capped a brief drive after Military punter Cooper Allan was dropped for a loss on the Black Knights’ 30 making an attempt to keep away from the frenzy.
Taisun Phommachanh threw for 121 yards for the Minutemen (2-7) in a matchup of independents. The Black Knights introduced on Wednesday that they’ll be part of the American Athletic Convention subsequent season for soccer solely.
Military scored on Bryson Every day’s 2-yard run to finish a 17-play, 76-yard drive that took over eight minutes to path 13-7 at halftime. The TD ended a string of 9 scoreless quarters however Military nonetheless misplaced its fifth straight recreation.
The Black Knights lower UMass’ result in 21-14 on Champ Harris’ scrambling 36-yard rating with 5 minutes remaining. However UMass gave the ball to Adams for 9 straight carries then punted to depart Military at its personal 20 with simply eight seconds left. A pitch drill went for 38 yards earlier than ending with a fumble.
Harris and Every day cut up quarterbacking duties for Military. Harris was 5 of seven for 92 yards whereas Every day was 3 of 13 for 28 yards and two end-zone interceptions. Military rushed for 204 yards with Kanye Udoh main with 76 on 15 makes an attempt.
The victory was the primary for UMass over Military, which had gained the 5 earlier conferences, together with victories up to now two seasons.
The Black Knights will tackle No. 19 Air Drive in Denver’s Mile Excessive Stadium subsequent Saturday.
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