Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 11/21/11

CINCINNATI - NOVEMBER 07: Isaiah Pead #23 of the Cincinnati Bearcats runs for a touchdown against the Connecticut Huskies during the Big East Conference game at Nippert Stadium on November 7, 2009 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
Isaiah Pead needed just 66 yards rushing in Saturday's game at Rutgers to reach 1,000 yards for the season. He didn't get it. Not much else needs to be said about Saturday's 20-3 loss to the Scarlet Knights. The Bearcats offense, led by sophomore quarterback Munchie Legaux who was making his first career start in place of the injured Zach Collaros, couldn't muster any semblance of a passing attack. As a result, Rutgers keyed the run, shut down Pead and kept UC's defense on the field for extended periods. UC punted seven times. "Offensively, we could never establish a rhythm," Bearcats head coach Butch Jones told the Cincinnati Enquirer. "No big plays, too many dropped passes, not very efficient in the run game. By far, not our best performance." Jones said earlier in the week that Legaux couldn't be expected to win the game, that he would need plenty of assistance from his teammates. He didn't get it. Rutgers made the Bearcats' usually staunch rush defense appear porous with...
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