Karekin Brooks ran for 163 yards and three touchdowns, including a 75-yarder in the fourth quarter, and Penn breezed to a 30-10 victory over Lehigh on Saturday.
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Karekin Brooks ran for two first-quarter touchdowns as Pennsylvania jumped out to a big early lead in its season-opener and beat Bucknell 34-17 on Saturday.
Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer
I'm told that rookie Justin Watson has made the Bucs' 53-man roster. Watson had two touchdown catches this preseason. So as expected, he and Freddie Martino get the fifth and sixth receiver spots.
Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer
Bucs wide receiver Justin Watson did a nice job using his hands to shed cornerback Carlton Davis on this play — not an easy task because Davis is very physical with his hands. Watson's greatest challenge at this next level will be the rise in competition from Ivy League to the pros. He'll put in the work though. Penn head coach Ray Priore told me that Watson was such a workhorse at Penn, that he attended every special teams meeting last year, despite not taking a single snap on special teams. Coaches from other sports at Penn wished Priore could clone him.
Tre Solomon scored on a 3-yard run with 2:06 to play, Jacob Martin broke up a pass on third-and-goal from the 1 on the final play of the game and Penn capped its season with its fourth win in a row, 29-22 over Cornell on Saturday.
Tre Solomon ran for 181 yards and one touchdown on 15 carries, and Pennsylvania beat Harvard 23-6 on Saturday.
Will Fischer-Colbrie threw a touchdown pass with just over a minute to play that made the difference as Penn beat Princeton 38-35 on Saturday.
Nick Robinson and Justin Watson hooked up on a pair of first-quarter touchdowns and Penn defeated Brown 17-7 on Saturday for its first Ivy League win this season.
Kurt Rawlings connected with Christopher Williams-Lopez for a 4-yard touchdown with 4:11 remaining in the game and Yale rallied for a 24-19 victory over Pennsylvania on Saturday.
Josh Wainwright caught 10 passes for 193 yards and two touchdowns, including a 24-yarder from Anders Hill in overtime, and Columbia defeated Pennsylvania 34-31 on Saturday for its best start since 1996.
Najae Brown returned an interception 79 yards for a touchdown and Central Connecticut scored five more on offense to defeat Penn 42-21 on Saturday.
Jared Gerbino scored on a fourth-and-inches play as time ran out and Dartmouth shocked defending co-champion Penn 16-13 in the Ivy League opener Friday night.
Karekin Brooks rushed for 268 yards with three touchdowns on 29 carries and Pennsylvania outlasted Lehigh 65-47 on Saturday in the 60th meeting between the defending champions of the Patriot and Ivy leagues.
Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer
Falcons bringing in Penn QB Alek Torgersen as an undrafted rookie. Matt Simms was practice squad QB last year.
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Alek Torgerson passed for one score and ran for two more, Tre Solomon ran for two scores and Penn converted three interceptions into TDs to beat the Big Red 42-20 on Saturday and win its 18th Ivy