Eastern Washington upends Southern Utah 34-10October 19, 2013 @ 8:11 pm (Updated: 9:41 pm - 10/20/13 )
CHENEY, Wash. (AP) - Vernon Adams threw for 298 yards and three touchdowns as Eastern Washington pulled away to defeat Southern Utah 34-10 in a Big Sky Conference matchup Saturday night.
The Eagles (5-2, 3-0 Big Sky) led early following a Samson Ebukam 21-yard interception return for a touchdown. Adams hit Ashton Clark for a 12-yard score to lead 14-3 at half.
Adams tossed two more touchdowns in the third quarter, including a 31-yarder to Kendrick Bourne and a 52-yard strike to Cooper Kupp.
Mario Brown had an 11-yard touchdown in the fourth to fuel the rout.
Adams was 25-for-35 with an interception. He added 58 yards on the ground.
Kupp finished with 11 receptions for 168 yards.
The Redbirds (5-3, 2-2) got their lone touchdown of the game late in the fourth quarter when Mike Sharp found C.J. Morgan for a 29-yard score.
Aaron Kantu was 20-of-31 with 179 yards and three interceptions.
(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
7 ways to usher in a new season in Seattle
Please login below with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Disqus account. Existing MyNorthwest account holders will need to create a new Disqus account or use one of the social logins provided below. Thank you.