BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Freshman Javion Posey handed for 203 yards and rushed for a 70-yard landing to assist Florida Atlantic beat Massachusetts 24-2 on Friday evening within the first assembly between the faculties.
FAU (5-1) scored the primary 21 factors earlier than Tanner Davis blocked a punt, leading to a security for UMass late within the third quarter. BJ Emmons scored on a 1-yard run and Nick Tronti linked with Brandon Robinson for a 13-yard rating. Vladimir Rivas capped the scoring with a 30-yard discipline purpose.
Posey accomplished 13-of-27 passes and carried it 19 instances for 90 yards in his second profession begin. Final week, he handed for 2 touchdowns and set a program file for speeding yards (182) in a recreation by a quarterback.
TJ Chase caught 4 passes for 79 yards for FAU. David Belvin III and Teja Younger every made an interception.
Will Koch, Garrett Dzuro and Andrew Brito every threw a go for UMass (0-3) – with Koch and Dzuro every throwing an interception.