- Associated Press - Saturday, September 16, 2017

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Kyle Lauletta threw for a school record six touchdown passes and Richmond cruised to a 68-21 win over Howard on Saturday.

Richmond (2-1) scored seven touchdowns on its first eight drives and led 48-7 at halftime, setting a school record for most points in a half. The Spiders’ 34 second-quarter points also set a school record for most points in a quarter.

Lauletta threw two touchdown passes - one a 70 yarder - to Porter Abell, as well as scores to Tyler Wilkins, Cortrelle Simpson, Gordon Collins and Jay Palmer.


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Lauletta completed 24 of 27 passes (89 percent) for 290 yards. Aaron Corp set the school’s single-game completion percentage record going 31 for 34 (91.2) at Towson on Oct. 8, 2011.

Palmer also ran for a score and finished with 102 yards on 12 carries, and Richmond piled up 332 yards yards rushing. Richmond (2-1) outgained Howard 622-288 in total offense.



Caylin Netwon led Howard (1-2) with 183 yards passing on just five completions with one touchdown.

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