Sacramento State saw its scoreless streak reach seven quarters Saturday night and lost 32-14 to Weber State in Ogden, Utah.
The Hornets trailed 15-0 at halftime before Jordan Robinson’s 69-yard touchdown run made it 15-7 with 8:28 to play in the third quarter. The Wildcats moved ahead 18-7 on Josh Kealamakia’s 48-yard field goal on the ensuing drive.
Sac State’s next two drives ended with an interception thrown by Daniel Kniffin and a punt. Weber State took a 25-7 lead with a 13-play, 87-yard drive capped by Cory Thomson’s 27-yard scoring run with 5:18 to play.
The Hornets then drove 75 yards in 10 plays for a touchdown on Kniffin’s eight-yard pass to Justin Cox with 2:12 to go. But Weber State closed the scoring on Jadrian Clark’s 30-yard touchdown pass to Drew Batchelor with 20 seconds left.
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Kniffin completed 14 of 32 passes for 137 yards with three interceptions, all by Jawian Harrison. Two interceptions came on consecutive possessions in the first quarter.
After the Wildcats took a 3-0 lead on Kealamakia’s 37-yard field goal with 9:57 left in the first quarter, Harrison made his first pickoff at the Hornets’ 26. On the next play, Weber State used trickery, with wide receiver Cam Livingston throwing a touchdown pass to Clark.
Kealamakia made two field goals in the second quarter to give Weber State (1-2) the 15-0 halftime advantage.
Robinson ran for 106 yards on 12 carries for Sac State (1-2).