Decker Powers New Hampshire Over Bethune-Cookman, 45-20
Dec. 4, 2010
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Kevin Decker threw for three touchdown passes in the third quarter and New Hampshire beat Bethune-Cookman 45-20 in the second round of the Football Championship Subdivision on Saturday.
New Hampshire (8-4), winner of three straight games and six of its last seven, advances to the quarterfinal round and will play at Delaware next weekend in Newark, Del.
Delaware (10-2) defeated Lehigh 42-20 on Saturday.
Decker made his first start of the season and the second of his career for injured quarterback R. J. Toman. Decker completed 23 of 35 passes for 289 yards with one interception.
After a 14-14 tie in the first half, Decker hooked up on third-quarter scoring passes with Joey Orlando for 5 yards, Chris Chandler for 63 yards and Terrance Fox for 14 yards.
Bethune-Cookman finished the season with a 10-2 record.