College Football

C-SC football season ends with a victory

By THE HERALD-WHIG STAFF
Posted: Nov. 12, 2017 12:01 am

CANTON, Mo. -- The Culver-Stockton College football team wrapped up its season on a winning note Saturday afternoon.

The Wildcats scored six touchdowns during the second quarter of a 67-30 Heart of America Athletic Conference North Division victory over Graceland at NX Level field.

The win was the first of the season for C-SC and snapped a 16-game losing streak. It was the second victory for the Wildcats in their last 34 games.

C-SC (1-10, 1-4 Heart North) trailed 17-14 after the first quarter. Six different players scored during the 36-point second quarter.

The Wildcats were outgained in total yards 469-444 but managed 254 rushing yards on 43 carries.

Nathan Barnes turned in C-SC's first 100-yard rushing game of the season, finishing with 137 yards and three touchdowns on 17 carries.

Korbin Marcum was 14 of 26 for 173 yards and three touchdowns.

Culver-Stockton 67, Graceland 30

GU C-SC

27 First downs 26

40-164 Rushing 43-254

305 Passing 190

469 Total yards 444

37-57-2 Comp-Att-Int 15-28-0

4-2 Fumbles-lost 1-1

9-100 Penalties-yards 7-75

Graceland 17 0 0 13 -- 30

C-SC 14 36 7 10 -- 67

Scoring Summary

First Quarter

GU -- David Holland 58 pass from Preston Compton (Christopher Morris kick), 14:14

GU -- Ross James-Smith 1 run (Morris kick), 13:08

C-SC -- Stephen Murphy 4 pass from Korbin Marcum (Ben Workman kick), 7:23

C-SC -- Nathan Barnes 15 run (Workman kick), 6:51

GU -- Morris 21 FG, 3:38

Second Quarter

C-SC -- Jordan Grant 2 run (Workman kick), 12:56

C-SC -- Workman 41 FG, 10:04

C-SC -- Barnes 3 run (kick failed), 7:18

C-SC -- Denzel Campbell 15 pass from Marcum (Workman kick), 4:43

C-SC -- Matt Kelly 40 interception return (kick failed), 3:51

C-SC -- Murphy 20 pass from Marcum (Workman kick), 2:17

Third Quarter

C-SC -- Reggie Foster 88 kickoff return (Workman kick), 14:47

Fourth Quarter

C-SC -- Barnes 49 run (Workman kick), 14:46

GU -- Adam Posateri 5 pass from Compton (kick failed), 12:53

C-SC -- Workman 33 FG, 8:12

GU -- Compton 9 run (Morris kick), 2:49

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING -- Graceland, Preston Compton 22-87, Ross James-Smith 12-43, Kalem Williams 6-34. C-SC, Nathan Barnes 17-137, Jordan Grant 14-46, Brett Johnson 2-27, Reggie Foster 5-22, Korbin Marcum 3-13, Andrew Rupcich 1-9, Jamal Beaty 1-0.

PASSING -- Graceland, Compton 37-57-2-305. C-SC, Marcum 14-26-0-173, Johnson 1-2-0-17.

RECEIVING -- Graceland, Caleb Thomas 15-79, Adam Posateri 7-49, Taz Richardson 6-78, Jaylin McCarty 5-21, David Holland 4-78. C-SC, Denzel Campbell 5-68, Stephen Murphy 5-53, Grant 2-34, Irving Collier 2-18, Juan King 1-17.

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