Fordham wins opener, downs URI 27-23

(09/03/07) THE BRONX ? The Fordham Rams started their season on a high note by defeating the University of Rhode Island 27-23 on Saturday.At one

(09/03/07) THE BRONX ? The Fordham Rams started their season on a high note by defeating the University of Rhode Island 27-23 on Saturday.

At one point, Fordham held a 23-10 lead. However, they allowed URI to come back and eventually take a 23-20 lead with 3:26 remaining.

Despite the blown lead, Fordham marched back thanks to a 75-yard scoring drive that ended with John Skelton hitting Jason Caldwell in the end zone with just 15 seconds left. The score helped Fordham grab the victory.

Fordham will play its home opener against the University at Albany Saturday, September 8 on Jack Coffey Field at 6:00 p.m.

 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

In the video, at least a dozen people 1 City Island restaurant brawl captured on video
Weekend Travel Advisory, 2/24 to 2/26 2 Weekend Travel Advisory, 2/24 to 2/26
The victim's family tells News 12 emergency officials 3 VIDEO: Fatal apartment fire on Andrews Avenue
VIDEO: News conference on Chatham helicopter crash 4 VIDEO: News conference on Chatham helicopter crash
Bronx Rises Against Gun Violence, or BRAG, says 5 Group celebrates 1 year without shootings in target area

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE