Men's Varsity Football vs. Doane

L 0-73

1:00 PM - Saturday, October 31, 2015
Crete, Nebraska
Conference Match

Recap

SCORE

Doane defeated Dordt College 73-0.

 

HOW IT HAPPENED

Doane never allowed the Dordt College Defenders to establish their offense on Saturday, October 31 in a game played at Crete, Nebraska on the way to a lopsided GPAC win.

Doane scored its first points of the game on a 29 yard field goal with 2:49 left in the first period.  The Tigers had missed a field goal from 49 yards earlier in the quarter.  Doane scored on its next four possessions of the half and had an interception return for a touchdowns to take a 38-0 lead at halftime.

The Tigers scored on drives of 62, 75, 48 , 39 and 63 yards in the second half.

 

NOTES

-Dordt had six first downs and allowed Doane 32 first downs.

-Dordt had 67 yards rushing after coming into the contest averaging over 230 yards per game on the ground.  The Defenders passed for 52 yards.

-Doane ran for 372 yards and had 208 yards passing.

-Dordt’s Loken Vande Vegte had 17 carries for 44 yards.

-Keithen Drury and Xavier Caffee both had 13 yards rushing. Caffee had a long of 24 but was also tackled for negative yards during the course of the game.

-Caffee had a catch for 35 yards and Taylan Seaman completed 2-3 passes for 46 yards.

-Arie Hoekstra had eight solo tackles and two assisted stops and Josiah Kotte had four solo and three assisted stops.

-Cole McClain broke up two Doane pass plays.

-Nate Meier ran for 166 yards on 17 carries with a long of 59 yards.

-Brandon Stuart and Jack Shadley both had seven completions for 94 and 103 yards for the Tigers.

-Jacob Cornelius caught nine passes for 150 yards.

-Dordt is 2-7 overall and 1-6 in the GPAC.  Doane stays perfect in the league with an 7-0 mark and the Tigers are 8-0 overall and ranked no. 5 in the NAIA.

-Dordt will travel to Hastings on Saturday, November 7 in its final road game of the year.