College Football

Morehead State Eagles (4-3)


Pappas has 3 TD passes, leads Morehead St. over Butler 28-18

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) Mark Pappas threw three touchdown passes, BJ Byrd had two TD catches and scored on an 85-yard kickoff return, and Morehead State beat Butler 28-18 on Saturday in the spring season finale for both teams.

Morehead State (4-3, 4-2 Pioneer Football League) has won four of its last five games, including a 35-14 win at Butler (0-6, 0-6) on April 3.

Pappas connected with Bryd on a 40-yard touchdown on the Eagles' third play from scrimmage, and again on a 3-yard TD pass with 2:19 remaining in the third quarter. Pappas also had a 19-yard touchdown pass to Thomas Campell-Clay in the first quarter.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: M. Pappas1568
Passing TDs: M. Pappas14
Rushing Yards: I. Aguero288
Rushing TDs: M. Pappas3
Receiving Yards: B. Byrd467
Receiving TDs: B. Byrd8
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2020
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/3 vs. Presbyterian Postponed
9/12 vs. Marist Postponed
9/19 at Montana Postponed
9/24 vs. St. Andrews Postponed
10/3 at Davidson Postponed
10/10 vs. San Diego Postponed
10/17 vs. Drake Postponed
10/24 at Stetson Postponed
11/7 at Butler Postponed
11/14 at Dayton Postponed
11/21 vs. Valparaiso Postponed
2/20 at James Madison L 0 - 52
3/13 at Presbyterian L 16 - 31
3/20 vs. Stetson W 31 - 14
3/27 at Davidson L 21 - 24
4/3 at Butler W 35 - 14
4/10 vs. Valparaiso W 28 - 24
4/17 vs. Butler W 28 - 18
Pioneer League
  Conference Overall
Davidson 4-1 4-3
Presbyterian 4-1 4-3
Morehead State 4-2 4-3
Valparaiso 4-2 4-2
San Diego 3-2 4-2
Dayton 0-0 0-0
Marist 0-0 0-0
Drake 2-3 2-3
Stetson 0-4 0-4
Butler 0-6 0-6
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 2109 (41)
Passing Yards: 1644 (26)
Rushing Yards: 465 (77)
Points per game: 22.7 (53)
Yards per game: 301.3 (72)
Touchdowns: 19 (36)
Field Goals: 2 (81)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 2828 (80)
Passing Yards: 1204 (57)
Rushing Yards: 1624 (94)
Points per game: 25.3 (54)
Yards per game: 404.0 (77)
Touchdowns: 23 (76)
Field Goals: 5 (47)
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