Nov. 20, 2010

Courtesy of Shepherd University

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Junior running back Tommy Addison (Germantown, MD/Quince Orchard) rushed 13 times for 145 yards and a touchdown and junior running back Nate Hoyte (Waldorf, MD/McDonough) added 106 yards and a score on 13 carries to lead Shepherd University to a 40-6 win over Shaw University in first round action of the NCAA II Football Super Regional One at Ram Stadium on Saturday.

Shepherd took a 3-0 lead with 13:00 left in the second quarter on a 29-yard field goal by junior kicker Eric Dobratz (Woodbridge, VA/Potomac).

The Rams took a 10-0 lead into halftime as senior quarterback Kevin Clancy (Westminster, MD/Westminster) teamed with senior tight end Dominique Jones (San Diego, CA/Horizon/Liberty) on a seven-yard touchdown strike with 5:23 left in the second quarter.

Hoyte rambled six yard for a score with 9:31 left in the third quarter to increase the Ram lead to 17-0.

The Rams closed the third quarter with a 19-0 advantage after recording a safety with 1:17 left in the third quarter as Quinshon Odom was flagged for intentional grounding in the end zone.

Addison raced 43 yards for a touchdown with 14:52 left in the third quarter to increase the lead to 26-0.

Shaw got on the scoreboard with 8:40 left in the game when Odom teamed with Julius Gregory on a 23-yard scoring pass. The two point pass attempt fell incomplete.

Clancy teamed with Jones on a nine-yard scoring pass with 5:51 left to increase the Shepherd lead to 33-6.

Redshirt-freshman running back Michael Haynes (Midlothian, VA/Cloverhill) went nine yards for a touchdown with 1:06 remaining to complete the scoring.

Shepherd amassed 447 yards of total offense, while holding Shaw to only 233.

Clancy completed 15-of-31 passes for 165 yards, while Odom connected on 13-of-29 passes for 150 yards.

Raymond Williams had 78 yards on 22 carries for Shaw.

Dom Jones had five catches for 58 yard to lead the Rams. Williams had five receptions for 32 yards for the Bears.

Sophomore linebacker A.J. Parrish (Madison Heights, VA/Amherst County) had a game-high nine tackles for the Rams. Fred Sparkman had eight stops to pace the Bears.

Shepherd falls to 10-1, while Shaw falls to 9-3.

The Rams return to action next Saturday when they travel to face number one seed Kutztown.