Posted September 09, 2012 on
IN HIS FIRST START OF THE 2012 SEASON FOR THE VANDALS, junior quarterback Dominique Blackman was effective at moving the Idaho offense as he went an impressive 30-of-37 for 352 yards, with one touchdown and an interception. But Idaho (0-2) had trouble punching it into the endzone at Bowling Green (1-1), settling for redzone field goals until Marquan Major connected with Blackman in the fourth.
BEST OF MAXIM
Air Support, the 7-5 favorite, nipped Bombaguia by a head on Saturday in the $196,000 Bowling Green Stakes on the turf at Belmont Park.
John Velazquez was aboard for his second win in the first three races on the opening day card. Air Support, a 4-year-old trained by Shug McGaughey, got up in the final strides for his first win since last season's Virginia Derby. He ran the...
Anthony Samuel ran for two touchdowns and Matt Schilz threw for another to help Bowling Green defeat Idaho 21-13 Saturday.
Bowling Green (1-1) opened a 7-0 lead behind a 4-yard run from Samuel but two field goals helped Idaho closed the gap to 7-6 at halftime.
Samuel scored again in the third quarter, this time from 29-yards out, extending the lead to 14-6.
Bowling Green junior Nacarius Fant has electrified everyone who’s seen him play this season. Only four games into the year, Fant has already picked up two scholarship offers. And it’s easy to see why.
The expectation going into this season was that Bowling Green may take a step backwards at the quarterback position. Losing long-time starter Scooter Hollis was a major set back. But junior Devin Hayes has eased that transition more than most expected.