WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — Hollis Mathis passed for a touchdown and rushed for two more as William & Mary set a school rushing record while clobbering Rhode Island 55-19 Saturday.
William & Mary (4-6, 2-4 Colonial Athletic Association) scored seven rushing touchdowns by six different players in a school-record 462 yards on the ground. The previous record (453 yards) had stood since 1970. Mathis, a freshman, was 5-of-10 passing for 118 yards. Bronson Yoder, also a frosh, led with 14 carries for 144 yards and a TD. Owen Wright added 126 yards and a TD.
Isaiah Coulter caught eight passes for 153 yards and three TDs for the Rams (2-8, 0-6). Yoder also picked up 46 kickoff return yards, giving him 847 on the season, breaking the school's single-season record of 817.