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Georgetown's big first half leads to rout of Cumberland

Mike Lewis completed 17 of 22 passes for 186 yards and two touchdowns and Georgetown rolled over Cumberland 45-14 Saturday.

Lewis also ran the ball five times for 50 yards and two more touchdowns.

The host Tigers led 35-14 by halftime.

After Cumberland scored on a 52-yard run on just the third play from scrimmage, the Tigers answered with Lewis' 36-yard touchdown pass to former Franklin County standout Kaelin Ammons to make it 7-7. The Tigers scored the next three touchdowns from there.

Cumberlands 49, Mississippi College 28: The host Patriots intercepted seven passes and returned three for touchdowns in a blowout of Mississippi College.

Mississippi's Adam Shaffer completed 30 of 48 passes for two touchdowns, but he was picked off seven times.

Cumberlands' Ken Tyson, Eric Tisdol and Brian Abshire each returned interceptions for touchdowns. Abshire, whose TD return went for 67 yards, returned a second interception 48 yards.

The Patriots had just 233 total offensive yards and completed only two passes.

Kyle King was 2-for-10 passing for 60 yards and a touchdown and ran 13 times for 60 yards and two scores for Cumberlands.

Maryville 20, Centre 17: Brad Daniell kicked a 25-yard field goal with :02 left and host Maryville defeated the Colonels. Daniell's kick capped a 14-play, 70-yard drive.

Centre's Grant Conliffe completed 14 of 33 passes for 149 yards and 25-yard touchdown pass late in the fourth quarter.

The Fighting Scots led 14-0 until Centre's Jonathan Pinque scored on a 1-yard run with 2:17 left in the third. Conliffe's TD pass came 53 seconds later to tie the game. The two teams then traded field goals before Daniell's game-winning kick.

Union 35, Malone 28: Mike Brinkley threw two of his four touchdown passes in the deciding third quarter and the host Bulldogs held on for a victory.

Union trailed 28-21 at halftime before Brinkley found Kyle Callahan with a 2-yard touchdown pass — their third TD connection of the day — and Rolando Dryer with a 19-yard scoring pass.

Brinkley completed 17 of 25 passes with two interceptions. Callahan caught four balls for 39 yards.

Malone's best chance to tie the game stalled with a turnover on downs at the Union 36 with a turnover on downs.

Illinois State 42, Murray State 23: Geno Blow and Parrish Fisher each ran for two touchdowns and the visiting Cardinals outscored Murray 28-13 in the second half. Sophomore quarterback Chris Franklin led the Racers by completing 16 of 25 passes for 145 yards and two touchdowns without an interception.

Lambuth 49, Pikeville 27: Lambuth scored 35 points before the visiting Bears got on the scoreboard and went on to its first win of the season.

Josh Garza and Adam Wiese each threw two touchdown passes for the Eagles.

Pikeville's Dan Wideman completed 20 of 37 passes for 207 yards, one touchdown and three interceptions. The Bears scored 20 of their 27 points in the fourth quarter.

Ohio Dominican 50, Campbellsville 14: Ohio Dominican's Chris Reisert was 25-for-40 passing for 377 yards and five touchdowns and helped put the host Tigers in a 29-0 hole by halftime.

Greg Fountain led Campbellsville with 20 rushes for 61 yards and a touchdown.

Bethany 34, Kentucky Christian 19: Host Bethany trailed 19-14 before scoring three touchdowns in the fourth quarter to rally past the Knights.

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