LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP)—Nate Eachus rushed for 160 yards and three touchdowns as Colgate defeated Bucknell 31-7 on Saturday.
Eachus, who led the Football Championship Subdivision with a 167.4-yard rushing average heading in, has more than 1,600 yards and 19 touchdowns this season. He scored on runs of 38, 1 and 31 yards. Two of Eachus’ touchdowns came in the first half as the Raiders built a 19-0 halftime lead.
The Raiders (6-4, 3-2 Patriot League) rushed for 223 yards and had 261 yards total offense while securing their fourth straight winning league record. The Raiders have won two games in a row this season and five of the past six games in the series.
Colgate kept the Bucknell offense out of the end zone, as the Bison’s only score came on a 58-yard fumble return for a touchdown by Rob Gerlach in the fourth quarter. Bucknell (1-9, 1-3) has lost four games in a row.