- Associated Press - Saturday, October 22, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) - Chase Edmonds had 179 yards on 37 carries, and Makay Redd’s 24-yard field goal with three minutes to play lifted Fordham past Georgetown 17-14 on Saturday.

Edmonds’ 37 carries was three shy of the school record shared by three players for most in a game.

Caleb Ham intercepted the Hoyas’ Brock Johnson and returned the ball 22 yards to Georgetown’s 28-yard line to set up Redd’s field goal. Later, on Georgetown’s final drive, Lawrence Menyah intercepted Johnson to preserve the win.

Fordham (5-2, 2-0 Patriot League) took a quick 14-0 lead when Luke Medlock threw touchdown passes of 3 and 37 yards both to Robbie Cantelli.

On the ensuing drive, Clay Norris connected with Brandon Williams on a 59-yard pass to put Georgetown (3-4, 0-2) on the board. The Hoyas tied it at 14 early in the second on Isaac Ellsworth’s 1-yard run.

Fordham’s defense held Georgetown to -2 rushing yards and intercepted Norris and Johnson a combined five times.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide