BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) - James Holland rushed for 139 yards and three touchdowns and undefeated Colgate beat Lehigh 48-6 on Saturday.
Holland had scoring runs of 1, 2 and 10 yards. Sage Attwood’s 25-yard connection to Thomas Ives made it 34-6 on the first possession of the second half. Alex Mathews’ short touchdown run in the second quarter was set up by TySean Sizer’s 54-yard punt return.
Colgate had its seven-game run of not allowing a touchdown, including five shutouts, end after Lehigh’s 30-yard touchdown from Brady Mayes to Raymond Falcone in the second quarter. It was the first TD allowed by the Raiders since September 1 against Holy Cross, ending a scoreless streak of 29 quarters.
Attwood passed for 146 yards and a touchdown for Colgate (9-0, 6-0 Patriot League), which is ranked eighth in the FCS coaches’ poll. He also carried it 14 times for 61 yards and two touchdowns.
Mayes was 8-of-31 passing for 126 yards and 1 touchdown for Lehigh (2-8, 1-4). He was 4 of 24 early in the third quarter.
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