PC FB falls on Senior Day

Blue Hose Drop Senior Day Home Finale

Final Score: Campbell 34, Presbyterian 6

Location: Clinton, S.C. (Bailey Memorial Stadium)
Records: Presbyterian (2-7, 0-5 Big South) | Campbell (6-4, 1-3 Big South)

The Presbyterian College Football team was unable to contain the Camels on senior day as Campbell picked up a 34-6 victory on Saturday afternoon at Bailey Memorial Stadium.

OPENING KICK
• Sophomore linebacker Colby Campbell paced the defense with 14 tackles which tied a career-high set earlier this season against Austin Peay. Campbell also forced one of the Blue Hose four fumbles. 
• Senior Gyasi Yeldell recorded seven tackles, while also forcing two fumbles in this afternoon’s contest. 
• Freshman Jordan Morgan recorded 17 carries for 78 yards and his team-high third rushing score of the season.
• The Blue Hose forced a season-high four fumbles (Yeldell 2, Campbell 1, Carrington 1)
• Prior to kickoff this afternoon the Blue Hose honored their 12 seniors. WR DaShawn Davis, DB Michael Fisher, DL Gyasi Yeldell, QB John Walker, DB Robert Baker, P Jackson Boland, TE Cody Montgomery, DL Marquise Inabinet, DT Chad Stevens, OL Darrius Rowe, OT Tobias Hagins and TE Riley Hilton were recognized.

HOW IT HAPPENED
• Campbell got on the board on the opening possession with a four yard rushing score by its quarterback to make it 7-0.
• Camels added a 51 yard rushing touchdown on their next series but a blocked PAT made it 13-0 midway thru the first quarter.
• PC got on the board with a Morgan five yard rushing touchdown to make it 13-6 late in the opening quarter.
• Campbell then took the ensuing kickoff 88 yards for a touchdown to make it 20-6 after the opening stanza.
• Campbell rushed one in from 45 yards for a touchdown to take a 27-6 lead at the break. 
• The Camels converted on a fourth down for a 36 yard pass to take a 34-6 victory.

WHAT'S NEXT
• The Blue Hose hit the road for one final contest during the 2018 season as they travel to Wofford Saturday with a 1:30 p.m. kickoff. The game will be live on ESPN+ from Gibbs Stadium.

 

 

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