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The Citadel rolls over Davidson 69-0 in opener

By The Associated Press | Posted - Sep. 5, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.



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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Dominique Allen ran for two touchdowns, passed for a third, and Isiaha Smith ran for three more Saturday in The Citadel's 69-0 rout of Davidson.

The Bulldogs outrushed the Wildcats 535 yards, third-highest in school history, to 46 and grabbed four interceptions — more than in all of last season — with three leading to scores.

Smith had 109 yards on 17 carries, with TD runs of 1, 2, and 8 yards, and Evan McField had 132 yards on 20 carries, including a 15-yard scoring run. Rod Johnson scored on a 1-yard run.

Allen was 5 of 5 for 67 yards passing and scored on runs of 2 and 4 yards. Backup quarterback Shon Belton scored on a 48-yard run.

Tevin Floyd returned an interception 28 yards for a score, Dondray Copeland's interception set up Allen's 17-yard TD strike to Jorian Jordan, and Marial Cooper's pick led to Allen's 1-yard TD run.

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