Wesleyan cruises past Urbana; Battlers fall to L-RU

BUCKHANNON – Michael Anderson rushed for 138 yards and scored a touchdown to lead Wesleyan to a 34-13 win over Urbana Saturday in Mountain East Conference play at Cebe Ross Field.

The Bobcats, who finished the season 5-5 overall and 5-4 in MEC play, jumped out to a 24-0 lead at halftime and never looked back.

LaVaughn Hughes had a pair of touchdown receptions from Jeremy Musselman in the first half, while Kasper Bernild drilled a field goal and Desmond Holley returned a fumble 50 yards for a score.

Anderson added a 50-yard run and Bernild a 46-yard field goal in the second half.

Mussleman tallied 213 yards passing on the day.

Lenoir-Rhyne 66, AB 24

HICKORY, N.C. – No. 18 Lenoir-Rhyne University racked up 442 yards rushing to claim a 62-24 win over Alderson Broaddus on Saturday.

Quarterback Wilson Vaughn was 26 of 38 passing for 221 yards and two touchdowns in the loss but a two interceptions returned for scores.

Teverrius Jones had 110 yards rushing and Isaiah Whitaker rushed for three touchdowns for L-RU.

AB (4-5) will host Cumberland University at noon Saturday.